Folk & Country landed second place with 11.5% of the vote, with pop fans representing a close third for America's favorite genre at 11%.As well as asking our respondents to reveal their favorite genres, we also wanted to gauge people’s attitudes towards live music and dating.
Because music taste can tell you everything you need to know about a person. The company is launching a music-based dating app to help music lovers find their soulmate based on musical taste.
Already CLi KD has been "hailed as the Instagram of the dating world" and has been nominated for Best New Dating App 2017 in the European Dating Awards.
We welcome and encourage all those with a passion for music who are single to join.
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While not strictly an alternative dating site, Match is still a top choice among our experts because of their massive size and comprehensive search features.
Match has more than 23.5 million members, and you can narrow down your dating preferences as much as you want, including musical interests and lifestyle habits.
What’s more, 85% of respondents said that being knowledgeable about music was an attractive quality for a prospective partner to possess.
According to the study, 40% of American singles have a passionate interest in music, whilst two out of three revealed they listened to music multiple times a day.
Additionally, 67% of American singles said it’s a prerequisite for a partner to be interested in music, with just over half stressing the importance of sharing a similar taste and one in three participants even suggested they’d be put off someone if their tastes weren’t in tune!
When it comes to genres, rock and roll hit the highest note with 26% of those surveyed saying it’s their go-to sound.
Inspirational, instrumental, J-pop, jazz, world, vocal, tex-mex, singer / songwriter, reggae, new age, latin, opera, rock and roll, r&b, soul, soundtrack, vocal and all types of music.