Music genres which represent modern America in the U.S. 2018, by age

Public opinion on the music genres which are representative of America today in the United States as of May 2018, by age

Music genres which represent modern America in the U.S. 2018, by age This statistic shows the public opinion on the music genres which are most representative of America today in the United States as of May 2018, by age. During the survey, 57 percent of respondents aged 55 and older stated that they considered country music to be representative of modern America.
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Public opinion on the music genres which are representative of America today in the United States as of May 2018, by age

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18-3435-5455+
Rap/Hip-Hop58%50%44%
Pop48%44%34%
Country39%45%57%
R&B33%34%31%
Alternative/Indie26%22%16%
Classic rock23%40%48%
Dance/Electronic22%26%15%
Hard rock/Metal21%26%28%
Punk Rock17%16%18%
Contemporary Christian14%18%22%
Jazz14%22%30%
Latin13%15%12%
New Age12%19%19%
Blues12%22%35%
Reggae10%13%12%
None of these10%10%8%
Classical10%12%18%
Folk8%13%23%
World of Music8%8%6%
Soul/Funk8%19%19%
Gospel/Choir7%16%28%
18-3435-5455+
Rap/Hip-Hop58%50%44%
Pop48%44%34%
Country39%45%57%
R&B33%34%31%
Alternative/Indie26%22%16%
Classic rock23%40%48%
Dance/Electronic22%26%15%
Hard rock/Metal21%26%28%
Punk Rock17%16%18%
Contemporary Christian14%18%22%
Jazz14%22%30%
Latin13%15%12%
New Age12%19%19%
Blues12%22%35%
Reggae10%13%12%
None of these10%10%8%
Classical10%12%18%
Folk8%13%23%
World of Music8%8%6%
Soul/Funk8%19%19%
Gospel/Choir7%16%28%
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This statistic shows the public opinion on the music genres which are most representative of America today in the United States as of May 2018, by age. During the survey, 57 percent of respondents aged 55 and older stated that they considered country music to be representative of modern America.
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