Top Ten Facts About Music


The Top Ten

1 Listening to music while working out measurably improves physical performance

That's why I listen to music when I use treadmill - Delgia2k

Sorry about the title, I was hasty typer - Delgia2k

2 Flowers can grow faster by listening to music
3 Elvis Presley didn't write any of his songs

Unfortunately, he didn't wrote any song. At least, he is a great singer - Delgia2k

Not true, he co-wrote "All Shook Up", "Don't Be Cruel", and "Love Me Tender", plus several lesser hits. His main co-writing partner was Otis Blackwell.

WRONG! This is standard BS usually posted by Michael Jackson fanboys who can't stand the fact that the King has sold over twice as many records as MJ has.

You have to remember that not many popular artists were writing music back then, and writing songs did not become a privilege until Bob Dylan and The Beatles made it big. I mean Aretha Franklin and Frank Sinatra did not write their own songs either and they are still seen as legends anyway - jp12960

4 The type of music you listen to affects the way you perceive the world
5 Loud music can make a person drink more in less time

Well, that's how bars and nightclubs make their money more quickly. - PositronWildhawk

6 Your favorite song is probably your favorite because you associate it with an emotional event in your life

That's definitely true... At lest for me! - Fan_of_Good_Music

7 The Beatles used to be called Johnny and the Moondogs

Also The Silver Beetles, The Silver Beatles, and The Beat Brothers. - PetSounds

Also called; The Quarrymen

8 Your heartbeat changes and mimics the music you listen to

My dog wags her tail in time to music.

9 The original lyrics of the "Happy Birthday to You" song was "Good Morning to You"
10 The song Jingle Bells was originally written for Thanksgiving

The Contenders

11 The Navy SEAL who shot Osama Bin Laden claimed to have worn a Demon Hunter patch on his mission
12 Lose Yourself by Eminem is the first rap song to win an Oscar
13 The iPod's name was inspired by the line from the classic movie 2001: A Space Odyssey: "Open the pod bay doors Hal"
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