Different genres of music are emerging day by day thanks to technological advancement. New technology has modernized music from the time composition, recording to production. Teenagers are most active parties that have had a quick…
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Music has played an important role in the socialization of teenagers. Modern music is present everywhere. The music can be accessed on radios, televisions, Internet, and new technologies and in various recordings. Music has positive effects on social interactions, schoolwork, mood and particularly behaviour.On the other hand, the effects of modern music to teenagers is of paramount concern. Modern music lyrics have become explicit in areas of sex, violence and drugs mostly in particular music genres. Children preference to certain music type may be associated with specific behaviours.Modern music with videos has exposure to sexual messages, substance abuse, violence that might generate significant changes in attitude and behaviors of the teenagers (Cox 2004).
Choice of music, interpretation and reactions to teenagers will vary from culture, age and ethnicity. Research has also shown that music will also vary with gender. Parents and other stakeholders have a big role to play in ensuring that their children are exposed to the types of music that will not promote immorality in them. The parents should control and monitor what their kids watch (Kirsh
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Influence of Creativity on Modern Education. Creativity pertains to the phenomenon by which something novel is created, something that has subjective value, such as a painting, a literary work or musical composition, an invention, a solution, etc. It also refers to the motivation or impulse behind the act of creation; it is scientifically perceived to be linked with cognition and intelligence.
Undoubtedly there are stories in folklore that led to the saying ‘Music can help soothe the savage beast’ and some of these have their basis in true incidents as well. For example everyone knows the story of the Pied Piper of Hamelin and how he used his music to first attract the rats to the river where they were drowned, and later to lure the children to a secret opening in the mountain.
This amount of subjectivity to media is bound to influence the thoughts and emotions of these children. While this could be beneficial to the well-being of children if television shows and music were always positive and intellectually stimulating, this is far from the reality that we must learn to face.
Institutions involved in censorship of music include radio channels, television companies and organizations like PMRC. The discussion will argue against music censorship and outline various reasons why music censorship is unethical. Discussion Music censorship is an issue that has attracted a heated controversy in both the past and present world.
At the outset, my choice of grunge rock and Rap music would see an odd combination for my research. However, both these genres have seen the zenith and fall of many great musicians and talented artists. Much respect is to be paid to the late Grunge rocker Kurt Cobain ring in my ears when he sang in his famous song Aero Zeppelin
Pop is short form of ‘Popular’ and it refers to popular music that is enjoyed by the general public (The History of Pop Music, 1). In this paper we will be talking about the history of pop music and its evolution. All the major eras of pop music will be discussed and
ch more, in addition, it has led to music being the second most popular form of media, only TV commands a comparable degree of teen loyalty, as a University of Iowa team noted in a 2003 study1.
These different forms of modern music have heavily influenced the various aspects of