Music is a common phenomenon that crosses all borders of nationality, race and culture. Music is one of the activities that involve using the whole brain .here is the collection of interesting psychological facts about music.

  • Song lyrics have a stronger impact on the human mind when an individual experiencing sadness.


  • Background music can help extroverts focus, but tend to torment introverts.


  • The type of music we listen, affects the way we perceive the world.

interesting psychological facts about music

  • Music is a social activity, making it together can help bring us together.


  • Music can help deal with the anxiety and stress associated with having treatment for coronary heart diseases.


  • High tempo music in fast food restaurants encourage faster knife and fork activity, leading to quicker table turnover.


  • Sad music is enjoyable because it creates an interesting mix of emotions; some negative and some positive.


  • People high in openness to experience were more likely to play a music instrument and more likely to rate music as important to them.


  • Music therapy has been used effectively in both adults and children with psychiatric disorder.


  • Music repairs brain damage and returns lost memories.


  • The type of music we prefer relates to our personality.


  • Listening 5 to 10 songs a day can improve memory, strengthen immune system and reduce depression by 80%.


  • We like to listen music’s that match our emotional states because the music provides emotional validation and are therapeutic.


  • Music causes the body to release endorphin to counteract pain.


  • Music can help migraine and chronic headache suffers reduce the intensity, frequency and duration of the headaches.


  • Researchers suggest that pop music lovers are hard working, high self esteem, less creative and more uneasy.


  • Rap lovers tend to have aggressive, high self esteem, and outgoing.


  • Rock music fans tend to be creative but are often introverted and may suffers from low self esteem.


  • People who prefer dance music are outgoing and assertive.


  • Classical music lovers introverted creative and good sense of self esteem.


  • Lovers of indie genre are introverted, passive, anxious, creative, and have low self esteem.


  • Jazz, blues, or soul music lovers tend to be extroverted and have high self esteem.


  • Listening to music may help people run faster and boost their motivation.




  • Music help in improving sleep quality.


  • Listening to slow musical beats induce a meditative level.


  • Background music enhances performance on cognitive tasks.


  • Music help people perform better in high pressure situation.

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  1. yishu rajpal 06/11/2015
  2. sunil ray 07/11/2015

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