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Music Genres outlines the most popular styles and forms of music, from hip-hop, jazz and even Grand Ole Opry country. Yee-haw.

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How to Sharpen Your Music Listening Skills

Would you like to know how to sharpen your music listening skills so that you listen to music rather than just hear it? This article shows you how to sharpen your music listening skills.


The Ultimate Breakup Songs Quiz

The Ultimate Breakup Songs Quiz

What becomes of the broken-hearted? Well, they wade back out into that big sea of fish. Find your favorite breakup songs on this HowStuffWorks quiz. See more »

The Ultimate Best-selling Albums Quiz

The Ultimate Best-selling Albums Quiz

If you can never remember if Michael Jackson or the Beatles are the biggest sellers, now is the time to find out. Test yourself at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Here Comes the Drop: The Electronic Dance Music Quiz

Here Comes the Drop: The Electronic Dance Music Quiz

How much do you know about electronic dance music? Test your knowledge with this quiz at HowStuffWorks. See more »

How to Sharpen Your Music Listening Skills

Would you like to know how to sharpen your music listening skills so that you listen to music rather than just hear it? This article shows you how to sharpen your music listening skills. See more »

How Hip-hop Works

How Hip-hop Works

Hip-hop is a cultural movement that includes rap music, graffiti, fashion and dance. Learn about hip-hop in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

How Jazz Works

How Jazz Works

Jazz is often referred to as 'Americas Classical Music.' Find out where jazz music was created and learn about the culture associated with jazz. See more »

14 Notable Grand Ole Opry Performers

14 Notable Grand Ole Opry Performers

The Grand Ole Opry made Nashville the country music capital of the world. See our list of 14 notable Grand Ole Opry performers, including Johnny Cash. See more »