For some reason there is a connection between the type of music genres you listen to and the way melody affects your emotions. Maybe that’s why choosing the right genre of music that reflects the mood of the moment is important to you. A song whose mood is cheerful, soft, emotional, hopeful, crazy, serious, sad, loving, mysterious, instrumental, symphonic, expectations, and nostalgic to mention some, is what it produces in the listeners when they hear the same song over and over again.
“This is where choosing the music genres or the song that reflects how you feel is important for you for listening to a track when you buy it or include it as part of a library or playlist“.
Many times you choose a song or the genre of music that reflects the mood because it produces in you a certain type of mood, reasons why you as a fan, without realizing it, in most cases, you choose in type of song genre (Pop, RnB, Soul music, hip hop, Folk music or country music), as a way to control how you would like to feel in some moments.
The type of music genres we listen to is, in many cases, an internal expression of how we feel or would not like to feel and music is the window to express that emotion.
If you are feeling sad and need to feel cheerful it is normal to listen to happy songs like. “Let’s Go Crazy” by Prince, “Walking on Sunshine” by Katrina & The Waves, “Tightrope” by Janelle Monáe, but if you feel calm and relaxed in your thoughts, you listen to Mood music that is peaceful music or calm mood music for listening and relaxation and why not talk about mood music for romance genre of music such as R&B, soft rock, country, classical, soft pop and Smooth jazz.
No one can doubt that there are certain music genres which are associated with certain emotions which can create the sensation of joy (pop music, Folk music, Funk, electro music, reggae) movement (Techno, Dubstep, Trance music), peace, love ( Soul music, Gospel music, Blues, Rhythm And Blues), passion, tranquility (Instrumental, Ambient music, Jazz fusion), pain, conflict or protest (Hip hop music, Rapping). But in some cases you cannot generalize about the type of emotion that a particular genre of music produces, because in the same genre you could find all the moods known to you..
In most online stores (Amazon MP3, eMusic, Juno Download, Bleep, Napster, etc.) there is a section in which you must choose the song genre, but also the mood when you want to buy, if you want to download that track or an album, and then they show you the names of those artists that offer the type of song you are looking for based on mood or genre.
Can the music genres of a song change your mood at a certain moment?
This is where you choose the music genres that reflects the mood of the song above the popularity of a particular song, which could be in the number one position in the public’s preference. Because you are looking for a track that meets your social, emotional or spiritual needs at that time, that is the most important thing for you. Without your knowing it, you make an association between a particular artist with the type of song you are looking for that reflects the mood you want to hear.
Many artists who write song, compose melody or create a special sound, always have the reaction of music genres fans as inspiration to create a song whose mood, lyric and voice of the artist is what connects with the listeners. Sometimes in the same music genres you find songs that produce different moods, because everything is in the lyric, but also in the story behind that song and the feelings that the singer projects.
At the moment you make the decision to buy a song or an album, in many cases the mood of the song is not the reason for your purchase, but the popularity of the artist who interpreted those songs. When you start listening to each of the tracks in an album you start listening to each song and based on the emotion it produces in you determines what mood that particular song causes in you.
In short, the music genres does not determine the mood of a song, but neither the songs or album of a particular artist, although there are many genres of music that produce certain types of emotions in the listeners. That tells you, that no artist can be considered as the most popular producing songs with a certain kind of mood. If you want to choose a song that reflects the mood you are looking for, ask those who have heard this song before. Maybe this could be your best option to get what you are looking for.
How much does your mood affect the music genres played by your favorite artist?
Right now many male and female singers interpret different genres of music as a way to reach a much wider audience, but we also all know many artists who only perform songs of various genres of music because the market demands it.
We also all know artists who only sing a single genre of music, such as rock band artists, but also many Afro-American artists who only sing Rnb or rhythm and blues which is a fusion of pop, soul, funk, hip hop and electronic music such as Alicia Keys, Rihanna and Beyoncé.
No one doubts that we listen to certain artists because of the feeling their songs produce in us. Maybe that’s why when you listen to a song by Cardi B, who is a Latin rapper, and you listen to the hip hop / rap genre, it creates a different emotion in you.
You can tell the difference between various genres of music when you listen to the songs of Taylor Swift who performs in country, rock, folk or alternative music. In short, different genres of music tend to create a certain mood in the people who listen to these songs. RnB is traditionally a genre of soft or sentimental music, compared to pop music which is a more upbeat genre of music.