What Does Your Taste In Music Reveal About You?

Could the music you're drawn to on Playster actually reveal the nuances of your personality?

Psychologists believe the type of music you listen to can give surprisingly accurate predictions about personality, speaking volumes about your IQ and levels of creativity and open-mindedness.

Extroverts tend to seek out songs with heavy bass lines, while those who enjoy more complex styles such as jazz and classical music tend to be more creative and have higher IQ-scores. The results of the study tend to negate various stereotypes too – for example, they make no link between rap and violence or heavy metal and spikiness. 

Find your favorite genre from this list and see if it matches your personality traits!

Blues: high self-esteem, creative, outgoing, gentle, at ease.

Jazz: high self-esteem, creative, outgoing, at ease.

Classical: high self-esteem, creative, introverts, at ease.

Rap: high self-esteem, outgoing.

Opera: high self-esteem, creative, gentle.

Country: hardworking, outgoing.

Reggae: high self-esteem, creative, outgoing, gentle, at ease, but not hardworking.

Dance: creative, outgoing, but not gentle.

Indie: low self-esteem, creative, but not hard working and not gentle.

Bollywood: creative, outgoing.

Rock and metal: low self-esteem, creative, gentle, at ease, but not hard-working and not outgoing.

Chart pop: high self-esteem, hardworking, outgoing, gentle, but not creative and not at ease.

Soul: high self-esteem, creative, outgoing, gentle, but not at ease.

Do you think this list is accurate? Let us know in the comments below!

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