Music's Effect On Society

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SCHOOL OF HOSPITALITY, TOURISM AND CULINARY ARTS Bachelor of International Hospitality Management ( Honours ) Essay Writing (10%) MODULE NAME: ENGLISH FOR HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM MODULE CODE: ELG 60103 DUE DATE: End of WEEK 12 WORDS : NAME OF STUDENT : CHRISTINA ID NUMBER : 0333047 BH : 16 GROUP : 02 Music is Heart of the Soul Music listened anytime and anywhere for different kinds of reason as an important part of our culture and society today. It has really strong impact that could break all the boundaries and make people from different background and society unite no matter language, race that blocked up. There are various definitions of music from every point of view. Music is an art of sound in time that expresses ideas and emotions insignificant forms through the element…show more content…
Music affected society in three form which are cultural, moral, and emotional impact. Culture of life reflected by popular music and I realize culture change more frequently nowadays as an impact on trending music. For example, this is the song "#SELFIE" by the Chainsmokers. It's a pretty spot-on commentary about the youth and media culture of our day (Sonicbids. 24 August 2015). Music is a direct reflection of the picture of society. Next, music also affect morality that defines as standards of behavior what is right and what is wrong results on the negative impact it has on society especially those hip hop songs that most listened by young generation . Popular music lyrics have become much more explicit nowadays. Lyrics of those songs usually tell about sex, drugs, or violence that can create negative attitude among youngster. In cases such as teens violence, suicide and other form of negative, the teens involve preferred to hear negative theme song. For example, in one case a girl named Hannah Bond committed suicide, she was a huge fan of emo music and many feel that this is what drove her to kill herself. She had already tried to harm herself before and she told her father that it was “an emo initiated ceremony (Anonymous. March 2011) . Music also has huge impact on personal emotions because music makes us feel certain way that brings around atmosphere. In my personal…show more content…
It has a huge impacts on the society and life whether is bad or good. Music could break all boundaries and unite people from different background. Society and music can’t move separately, they will always go together in three form which are moral, emotions and cultural. Music is a direct reflection of the picture of culture, shape morality of song’s listeners and create an atmosphere as emotions effects. There is no doubt that different kinds of music available depends on moods, needs and taste. Music influence straight to human mind and help to make relax. Moreover, it could bring back memories in the past and also help to develop focus while studying. There is no doubt that music present everywhere especially those popular song that dominated with explicit content inside such as sex, violence and drugs. This kind of song can give negative outcome for the listeners. We as a music listener has to be extremely aware to filter messages that delivered from music so it can create deep positive impacts on

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