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piped music

  

      n   light popular music prerecorded and played through amplifiers in a shop, restaurant, factory, etc., as background music  
   See also       Muzak  
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pipe, pied, pimpled, piper

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exp.
be tone-deaf
comes from a pun related to Van Gogh (a painter) cutting off his left ear and the expression "have an ear for music" = be particularly good at learning music
n.
In the UK, a chav is a highly antisocial juvenile delinquent who wears (usually counterfeit) designer sports clothes and high-end brands and vulgar jewellery (= bling) and listens to rap music.
Very common, colloquial En France on appelle ça un caillera
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