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I Love Meaningful Music

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    The Power of Meaningful Music

    When I was a teenager and rap was just coming out in full force, I remember absolutely hating the lyrics and thinking to myself what a bunch of hedonistic, vile crap it was. Sadly, over the past 20-25 years popular music has not improved one iota for the most part, especially...
    curateipsum curateipsum 41-45, F 1 Response Dec 3, 2008

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    Percy Sledge When A Man Loves A Woman

    This song is one of the songs that I dance to with the "Shadow Man."  For those unfamiliar with the Shadow Man stories he is the faceless man that sometimes invades my dreams.   When a man loves a woman can't keep his mind on nothing else he'd trade the...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F Nov 25, 2009

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    Soothing

    I love music but it has to have some meaning. I cant stand some music thst you cant understand or even make out the words and their meaning. Some songs dont make sense and I even wonder why they bothered recording it. Another type of music I have trouble with is that twangy stuff...
    RESCUE RESCUE 61-65, F Dec 4, 2008

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    I Love This Song

    Wake up to a Sunny Day Not a cloud up in the sky And then it starts to rain My defenses hit the ground And they shatter all around So open and exposed But I found strenghth in the struggle Face to face with my troubles When you're broken In a Million little pieces...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 5 Responses Nov 25, 2009

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    Coming Down Is Calming Down By Underoath

    Facing forwards, sinking in thin air Help me to learn to breath again I know I've lost my way So show me There are demons inside my head I always let them win I have to learn to suffocate them The lost ask for a hand But I can't stop, I never stop I've been losing my...
    theluckyduck theluckyduck 26-30, M 2 Responses Sep 5, 2009

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    I'm a classically trained violinist, so loving classical music is logical. I've played since age 8 and I'm 35 now. Studied at the Conservatory of Music and I am a instrumental...
    Skywalker1979 Skywalker1979 31-35, M 3 Responses Aug 15

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    I love old music, or rather, old-style music. I am really open to most types of music; one type simply gets boring and overplayed. A fun twist I've recently discovered became a...
    peterrush42 peterrush42 16-17, M 4 days ago

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    From a very young age I like, no I love classical music. For example music by Beethoven (the 9th Symphony), or Rossini (Figaro). Or the fairytale in Music by Prokoviev: Peter and...
    Photosebastian Photosebastian 41-45, M Aug 6

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    Love screamo music has helped me through a rough time and for all of you who say this music is junk,it has saved lives suicide percentage a year went to 80% from 99 call it what...
    silentscreamer1 silentscreamer1 22-25, F Aug 8

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    I love piano music , especially the sad ones.If oyu do too, try this one https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ptwcZ574blo . Hope you enjoy the music.(the part on 1:20 makes my cry)
    CNNMelissa CNNMelissa 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 18

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    I love these songs. <3 Rascal Flats: "(God) Bless the broken road". Luke Bryan: "My kinda night". "Play it again". "Country girl (shake it for me)". "Crash my party". "Drunk...
    kittykat6918 kittykat6918 13-15, F 4 Responses Aug 2

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    I love gospel music, I have it cranked up when I drive. I especially love the 2003 version of "Greater Vision."
    ptcpayton ptcpayton 16-17, M Aug 7

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    I love Christmas music...I love Christmas season! I love Christmas everything :)
    Rayven1997 Rayven1997 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 10

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    I love country music it's real and rough I love it!!
    Klcataldo Klcataldo 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 12

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    I love classic music ilke the song is I just called to say I love you wat u like
    hmkspain hmkspain 16-17, M 5 days ago

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    I simply love country music! the louder the better! it has great meaning (some of it doesn't) and I relate to a lot of it. currently listening to: 🎢I don't dance🎢
    CloakedWanderer CloakedWanderer 13-15, M 3 Responses Jul 30

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    I love country music and get a lot of weird looks from people and comments because I am a black woman in California. I guess black folks aren't supposed to like country?! Anyway...
    dorothea779 dorothea779 31-35, F 11 Responses Jul 31

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    I love all music but I rock is up there. Bayside, Linkin Park, All Time Low, Taking Back sunday, A Day To Remember, I Set My Friends on Fire, My Chemical Romance, Evanscence and...
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 1

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    Is it weird I love rock music and tht I'm mexican?
    daliaperez daliaperez 13-15, F 7 Responses Aug 8

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    Lol I love rap music it's just amazing
    nadirah96 nadirah96 16-17, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    I love country music! now playing: We Are Tonight "woahoahoah, we are, we are, we are tonight!"
    CloakedWanderer CloakedWanderer 13-15, M 3 days ago

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    country music: it's so relatable. you really relate and connect with it. it's meaningful. the meanings behind some of the songs is just so magnificent. it's awesome! it is so...
    CloakedWanderer CloakedWanderer 13-15, M Aug 3

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    I don't know what it is about country music. So heartfelt and nostalgic. It makes me think about when I was just starting high school and crushing on the guy sitting next to me
    schemily03 schemily03 18-21, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    Subject- Flowers. Fuel- Water, sun. Bio- Beauty, liveliness. Death of it- Lack of fuel. Subject- Me. Fuel- Hope, love. Bio- Special, upbeat. Death of it- Lack of Fuel Every...
    ayethisredhead ayethisredhead 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Well if people have let you down its acceptable to give up on them, but to give up on yourself for trying to show love then you're just jeopardising your reward that will come back...
    kamachulu kamachulu 22-25, M Aug 8

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    Now don't get me wrong I guess listening to mainstream music is ok but I like the rock bands and stuff. I understand this isn't true for all rap/pop songs but u have to agree that...
    imamascaradeball imamascaradeball 13-15, F Aug 5

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    I just loooooove listening to country music it's my favorite thing in the world, but everyone I know hates country music! Well guess what!! country music hates u too haters loool
    flawlessgardenia flawlessgardenia 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 15

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    Listening to music I don't understand the words to helps me focus on the music rather than the singing, which I prefer. When someone sings it tells the the story of the music, if...
    Although Although 13-15 4 days ago

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    St. Paul, Minn. — What did you do on your summer vacation? The choir and instrumental ensembles from Normandale Lutheran Church in Edina, Minn., found themselves singing and...
    findmeholdmeloveme findmeholdmeloveme 18-21 1 Response Aug 7

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    I'll admit, I wasn't always a fan of the techno scene, but since my boyfriend of 6 months is a DJ, it grows on you. So if anyone is into techno music, do me and my boyfriend a...
    takethispain takethispain 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    I just LOVE music it calms me down when I'm sad or angry I just LOVE it ❀
    BeccaHasASoftHeart BeccaHasASoftHeart 13-15, F Aug 16

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    One of my favourite ambient records is called "Ambient 2 The Plateaux Of Mirror" by Brian Eno & Harold Budd. I find the music very calming & relaxing. The compositions I like the...
    s4019t s4019t 26-30, M Jul 30

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    Music is a way of expressing yourself! It is beautiful in many different ways & styles!
    graeff120 graeff120 36-40, F Jul 31

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    Listening to Bach this morning.......what a musical genius!!!!!!!!!!!
    satyr7 satyr7 51-55, M Aug 1

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    I've been collecting movie scores for some time now. I have about 200 CDs and I only buy the score versions, not that "end-credit-made-for-MTV"-stuff, that's often mistaken as the...
    Skywalker1979 Skywalker1979 31-35, M Aug 1

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    I always said I liked every music except country and rock. I just realized that I've been listening to alternative and post rock! nn/ I still can't stand country though lol..
    xxXxSkyxXxx xxXxSkyxXxx 18-21, F Aug 2

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    "Girl in a Country Song" by: Maddie & Tae; got modern country music summed up to a point! lolol
    tobesucessful tobesucessful 16-17, F Aug 3

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    It's that certain time in the car where I play rock music and I feel like a total badass.
    leonelarocks leonelarocks 13-15, F Aug 4

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    http://mixlr.com/basement-collective-music
    Mamiproud Mamiproud 26-30, F Aug 7

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    I like country dancing music
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F Aug 10

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    Country music is the best! I'll never understand why anyone would hate it. Currently listening to On And On by Brett Eldredge!
    PixieStixs PixieStixs 18-21, F 6 Responses Aug 11

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    Ah. Country music & country boys 😍😍😍
    ForeverYoung09 ForeverYoung09 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 11

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    Gotta love my country music
    bloodstream11 bloodstream11 18-21, M 3 Responses Aug 11

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    I am happy I got my music back and I can't use it without Internet
    bloodstream11 bloodstream11 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 13

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    One of the great discoveries for me and my husband in the realm of classical music (which we both love) was the playing of the Canadian pianist Glenn Gould, especially Bach. His...
    Jilly53 Jilly53 56-60, F Aug 14

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    Nothin better than sittin outside listening to some good ole country music 😏
    WesleyMcCool WesleyMcCool 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 16

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    I listen to Country music everyday. It helps me with my anxiety and brings my spirits up.
    roselani2005 roselani2005 26-30, F 3 Responses Aug 19

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