By | June 13, 2016

Nowadays, we cannot get rid of music. Some of us might take a word of life is music or music is my life, right? Music comes to be the best healing tools for some people who want to brighten up their mood or just flow their mood in the certain condition.

Like a drug, music is addicted. Then, people might have their taste on the music that listened to. However, some most popular types of music might be popular around the world. This popular style of music always been heard in everywhere and can be listened to almost of people.

In that situation, we can conclude that the most popular types of music mostly have the top selling chart on the Billboard or anything like that. According to TIME which is based on most-tweeted update about the most listened music, some types of music has been familiar to people around the world:

  • Rap
  • Rock
  • Pop
  • K-Pop
  • R&B
  • Country
  • Latin
  • EDM

This result shows there are eight types of music which are most popular around the world. What makes it is more wonderful that there is new pattern on a taste of music such as K-Pop and EDM. K-Pop is not a new genre of music, but it is like a more specific Pop genre in the Korean language. With its Korean Wave, so K-Pop comes to be one of the most listened music in the world.

Some of these lists of popular styles of music must be on your playlist, right? With the own unique beat of music can be something special for you who have tasted in music. We cannot generalize about which music is the best between all of them because people have different taste in music that cannot be generalized too. Then, there might also the different result of most popular types of music which is taken from various polling.

By | May 23, 2016

As it is known that nowadays, there are many kinds of music you can enjoy. There are pop, rock, blues, jazz, alternative music and so on. Moreover, have you heard about alternative music? Have you known well what is alternative music? The music which somehow is a little bit similar to the rock for us actually has different characteristic. For you who want ti know more about this alternative music, you can check the explanation out as in the paragraphs below.

In this case, there are some characteristics of alternative music so you can know about what is alternative music.

* Popular through the power of word of mouth

For the first characteristic is that this music has been popular caused by the power of word of mouth. If we take a look to the pop music for example, this music has been popular caused by its modern music and it develops so fast actually. It is very different with this alternative music. As one of the genres in rock music, the popularity of the music develops in little bars and cafes first. In 1980s, the group band bringing this music usually only show at clubs and the group only has an indie label for their songs.

* Having no musical style

If talking about musical style in alternative music, we can say that it has no musical style. However, you can get the alternative music with its high tension of the guitar chords and the drum will be played in a high tension as well. Thus, it sounds like you can shout your song as you want.

* Its lyric

Last, what is alternative music? It will be the lyric of the music which mostly have the same topic. The lyric will be about social problems such as suicide, depression, drug use or environmentalism.