The influence that music has in the life of individual people especially teenage is enormous.
Music is taking over the whole of America, the kids, adult and even teens are all taken by music. Music brings great joy, peace and also helps people forget their worries. The influence that music has in the life of individual people especially teenage is enormous. Music practically direct the life of teens, in almost every aspect of their lives.
However, there are different genres of music like Reggae, Rap, R&B, Gospel, Pop, Rock etc. Each genre of music has its own listeners and in most cases, there is an age bracket that is common with a genre of music. Pop music, which has captured the minds of teenagers, has also influenced the teens greatly. The major influence on teens is on fashion, language and habit. Pop music which portray rebellious or speaks love language actually passes the same message to teenagers. Which Pop music that sends out positive messages is also powerful in influencing teenagers and “triggering happiness and excitement, instilling confidence “ according to livestrong.com livestrong.com.
When it comes to fashion, pop music influence fashion choices that many teenagers make. The major things that teenagers use a s a source of fashion inspiration like the blogs and magazines also a covered in their pages by pop stars. According to a study in Stanford, “it was discovered that the music video is such a powerful tool in teenage influence. It was found out that only the teens watch MTV for such a long hour, but the adult instead dedicate their time more in making the music than watching.”
The influence of pop music on teenagers has gone so deep that they almost have a teenage and pop star language that parent don’t understand.
There are Pop music that have positive influence like Katy Perry in her song Roar on the teenagers and such should be encouraged to give for expression of confidence, growth and maturity in the society.