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  • Metal is more mainstream than pop
  • Metal is more mainstream than pop
    Victoria Morse (2009) ©
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Metal is more mainstream than pop

Mainstream music often conjures images of tweentastic pop; Taylor Swift, One Direction, Rihanna and the like. But according to Spotify, pop's been knocked off the genre top spot by metal; and its loyal, supportive fans not only listen to more tracks, they buy more merchandise, too.

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