Propagating and promoting music is the main idea behind celebrating World Music Day each year. Drawn to different types of music we all are. Here today, we will decode for you why a certain genre is more attractive to you than the others, based on your zodiac moon sign astrology. Read more…
World Music Day honours the professional as well as amateur musicians all over the world. Celebrated each year on June 21, this day is observed to provide the pleasure of music to everyone as well as encourage budding musicians to showcase their music to the world.
World Music Day or Fête de la Musique is an annual celebration for all the lovers of music, celebrated by arranging for concerts of different scales in parks, streets and other public spaces, enabling free music to all the music enthusiasts of the world.
World Music Day was first initiated by France’s Minister of Culture, Jack Lang and Maurice Fleuret (a French composer, music journalist, radio producer, arts administrator, and festival organizer), on the day of the summer solstice i.e. 21 June in Paris in 1982. Ever since, this day has been held in special esteem and celebrated with great panache.
The aim of celebrating this day was to make people aware of the benefit of music, along with promoting local musicians in the forefront. Music is extremely beneficial for one’s health and mental well-being. Music induces the happy hormones, enables sound sleep and lowers stress. Music therapy has become extremely popular over the years.
On World Music Day, musical programs and concerts are arranged at every intersection, making the day a vivacious one. However due to the Covid-19 pandemic, this year’s celebrations will be restricted to home premises and online shows. This day pays tribute to all the great musicians of our times and before and encourages new talent.
With passage of time, music has become a medium of intersectionality, communication, resistance and also revolution. We are all drawn to different kind of sounds and music. While one may prefer classical, someone else may find his/her jam in rock. There are different genres of music that have cropped up over years – acoustic, electronic etc. to name a few.
What kind of music you are attracted to depends a lot on the kind of person you are. And the kind of person you are depends a lot on your zodiac moon sign, which studies your innate characteristics to define you better. What kind of music draws you and what kind of music you should listen to, you can find all about it in this page. Give it a read.
You are fond of catchy beats. You like the strong rhythm and the grounded beats. Rock is your go-to genre. You can relate to the energy, the vivaciousness and the passion, all of which screams textbook Aries. You listen to music to get your adrenaline pumping. Other genres of music for Aries would be dance, house or techno. You feel music through your body and relish the groovy beats.
You are drawn to comfort and stability. You prefer melodious tunes rather than groovy beats. You are quite traditional at heart and hence, your preferred genre of music would be classical. You are quite cultural and appreciate the subtleness behind the tune. You love listening to folk, country or classical music as if it is an elixir to your soul. You are old school and enjoy retro music.
You are very versatile, energetic and compassionate. You can pretty much listen to anything. You are easy going and flexible and your music taste has a range of its own. You can as easily jump from techno to folk to EDM in a jiffy. However, your favourite genre would be any, which you can dance to. EDM and techno music speak to you at a personal level. High energy songs revitalizes you. You listen to all kinds of songs because you do not wish ti miss out on any conversation regarding music, as you love to chat.
Kind, compassionate and emotional, you love music which has deep meaning and symbolism attached to it. You are keen on good lyrics, as much as on the melody or the tune. You like soft romantic music the most, one that is soulful. Genres like R&B and Blues appeal to Cancer the most. You are all about the feels and deep meaningful songs with soothing and harmonious tunes are just perfect for you.
You are born leaders, opulent and always in the forefront. You are a trendsetter just like the choice of your music. You love the chart-topping music of the industry. You can listen to any kind of music and enjoy it, as long as you are sure that they are the blockbusters. You are an extrovert and often channelize your inner diva. You love theatrical music. Pop also appeals to you a lot since they are always popular and topping the charts.
You are serious, mature and reserved by nature. You are very intelligent and would need music which stimulates you intellectually. You do not use music as a leisurely time pass, for you it is some sort of a learning. You are traditional and culturally inclined. Naturally, classical music is the favourite genre of Virgos. You need the lyrics to be deep and meaningful. Music, as an experience, inspires you.
You are romantic to the core, in every possible way. Love songs speak to you at a different level. Ruled by the planet Venus, you have eyes and ears for all things beautiful. You like a nice soothing soulful music with meaningful lyrics. You like country music as well since they have good beats. You are very social and often use music as a way of socializing as well. You are all about love – different aspects of it and love to hear songs about all kinds of love as well.
You are intense, passionate and often dark. Music speaks directly to your soul. It is a big part of your life and you can simply immerse yourself in the world of songs and tunes. Hip-hops and Raps are the most favourite genre of music for Scorpios. You have an eye for detail. Raps and hip-hops have a lot more going for them than what meets the eye and that is what you are fixated on. You love your own freedom and prefer intensity. Another preferred choice of music genre would be jazz, for its soulful acoustics and meaningful melody.
You are a sucker for adrenaline. You are vivacious and fiery. Music for you always follows with dance. Any music what will get you up and dancing is what you like. You however are quite versatile when it comes to your music choices. You do not restrict your liking to any particular genre but like to discover new music. You love Rock and Metal. You also like to explore music from different cultures as it unleashes the inner wanderlust in you.
You are serious, stable and very business-like. You like sophisticated music and therefore Jazz is the most obvious choice of music for Capricorns. You are regal and intelligent. Jazz is one of its kind. You make your own set of rules and listen only to yourself. In this way, you and jazz both stand out. You admire the commitment and hard work of the Jazz musicians and can relate to it. Jazz for you is more of an extension of you yourself, rather than just a music choice.
You are independent, progressive and a total non-conformist. You are creative and intuitive. Music for you is often a medium of communication and resistance. You prefer alternative music, because it reminds you of its uniqueness, just as you are. You tend to gravitate towards eccentric sounds and melodies. Trust an Aquarius to have the weirdest choice of music. Alternative music has a personality of its own, just like you are one of a kind.
You are the zodiac that has the deepest connection to music. You are quite musically inclined in your own life. You are emotional, nurturing and extremely creative. You enjoy music, which can speak to you. For you, music is an escape from your daily reality to a magical world. You being creative and artistic, you have a special admiration for indie music. You love the depth and complexity of music and therefore Opera is another of the favourite genre of music for Pisces.