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Types of music to boost your productivity (part 3)

  1. The music from 50 to 80 beats each minute

Some studies suggest that it is not the music type that is important in aiding you in staying focused and productive, but that music’s tempo. Studies have pointed out that music from 50 to 80 beats minutely can improve and stimulate your creativity and learning.

According to Dr. Emma Gray, a therapist on cognitive behaviors and working with Spotify to research the perks of certain music types. She found out that by listening to the music set in the beat range from 50 to 80, your brain will be put into an alpha state.

When you are awake, you are typically in a mind’s state known as beta. It is a heightened alertness state where your brain-wave activity is from 14 to 30 HZ. When your brain slows to around 7-14 HZ, you are in an alpha state of mind that is more relaxed. It allows you to be more open, receptive, and less critical. Such a state of mind is what people associate with activities that involve your imagination, intuition, and memory, including your “eureka moments.”

Have you listened to music types that you are familiar with? Then you may find yourself deep in thought. You will not truly hear the music. It is an alpha state music induces. You are tuning out when being tuned in.

Finding songs you find to be familiar with works best. Set at about 50 – 80 beats per minute. One of the songs in such a range is Bruno Mars’ “The Lazy Song”.

  1. Enjoy your favorite music

When dealing with projects which you are not excited about entails, it can help to listen to the music you enjoy. According to studies, putting on your favorite music type can enhance your mood and productivity.

Types of music to boost your productivity (part 2)

  1. Cinematic Music

Intense film scores can make you feel like you’re doing things that are significant or inspiring. It sounds so even if you chip away at your to-do-list list. The theatrical, epic audio recording track within the background might turn even the foremost mundane tasks into something like you’re changing the planet, thus intensifying your concentration and productivity.

Cinematic music scores are empowering, lifting your spirits and brightening your mood. So, if you’re feeling tired and drained, strive being attentive to some epic-style music of this type to get an additional boost of motivation.

Some beautiful movie scores:

“Inception”

“The Social Network”

“Lawrence of Arabia”

“Cloud Atlas”

  1. Computer Game Music

It might appear strange; however, being attentive to music composed for video games is an excellent tool to assist you to focus. Each computer game’s element is meant to create a better game playing experience for all of your senses. Also, the music has been composed specially to assist you to pay attention to your task. You will not be distracted by a cacophony of sounds at the same time.

This music typically has no lyrics or human voices and is reasonably fast for keeping you moving forward. Several of those video games involve tackling puzzles and managing extraordinary things; therefore, you’re subjecting yourself to nerve-wracking simulated challenges. Video games have come with plenty of resources in determining the proper balance to the music they use.

Video game music will keep you engaged as you navigate, evaluate, and fight your approach through these make-believe worlds. These musical compositions could also be simply the motivation to propel you onward and keep you zooming through your tasks and to-do list each day.

Here are some glorious computer game music picks:

Battlefield One

The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time

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Types of music to boost your productivity (part 1)

Music is not only a means for your entertainment but also promotes creativity and helps you become more productive. Enjoying music can be therapeutic, as well. It is suitable for relieving stress feelings for your better concentration.

In case you are struggling with your productivity and wish to know what to listen to, read on. The following types of music will give you a significant productivity boost. Let’s see!

1. Great Classical Music

According to researchers, listening to this music can help you perform jobs more efficiently. It enhances your brain activity and works as a catalyst for bettering health and well-being. As per studies, savoring the music enhances your capability of manipulating shapes and solving spatial puzzles.

The words’ absence in the music is possibly one factor since songs that include lyrics may be a distraction once you are struggling to focus. Also, this music is famous for being relaxing, calming, and helping decrease stress. It helps students perform better on the exams. A couple of selections – for example, “Für Elise” by Beethoven, seem to help you study longer, aside from retaining more information.

2. The Nature Music

Enjoying nature’s sounds, such as waves crashing, helps enhance your cognitive function as well as concentration. They work best when being soothing sounds like flowing water. Meanwhile, jarring noises – for instance, bird calls, may be distracting.

According to researchers, natural sounds do a fantastic job of boosting your moods and focus. Reportedly, employees become far more productive and felt much more positive when hearing nature sounds played in the background during their office time.

It is probably because nature sounds are useful for masking more distracting noises like people typing, talking, and the like. According to researchers, workers not only performed better in their jobs but also improved their cognitive abilities.

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Sadness in Lana Del Rey music (Part 2)

The two-track music video – The Greatest and F * ck It, I Love You – hid worries about climate change. She sang: “Los Angeles is burning and getting hotter … Life on Mars is not just a song” (LA is in flames ‚it’s getting hot. ‘Life on Mars’ ain’t just a song). Lana mentioned David Bowie’s Life on Mars, in which the late songwriter wondered if life existed on Mars.

‘Fuck It I Love You’ and ‘The Greatest’ – Lana Del Rey

Singer intertwined in the work of feminine love messages. F*ck It, I Love You depicts a passionate night of a girl with her lover in California (USA). She pleaded with her lover, “Dream about me. Make me fall in love. Turn on the radio and dance. Damn it, I love you” (Dream a little dream of me. Make me into something sweet. Turn the radio on, dancing to a pop song. F * ck it, I love you). The song reminds Lana Del Rey of her early dream career in Summertime Sadness: “Tonight, I wear a red dress. Dance in the night under the dim moonlight” (I got my red dress on tonight. Dancing in the dark in the pale moonlight).

The topic is wide open but Lana Del Rey retains the unique music and style. The 14 songs in the album all exploit nostalgic trap-pop and trip-hop music, consistent with the female singer’s beautiful voice. She refreshed Doing Time, the song debuted in the 1990s with the performance of the band Sublime, once covered by guitarist Bradley Nowell and rapper Snoop Dogg. The remix on Lana Del Rey’s album highlights trip-hop, lessening the hip-hop and bohemian reggae in the original song.

With Norman F * king Rockwell, Lana Del Rey was praised by music critic Jenn Pelly as “excellent contemporary musician”. But the 34-year-old vocalist insists she is not in the music business for any awards or titles. “I’m just living out of passion, doing things that make me happy every day. Many people say my music is unlike anyone, that’s right. I don’t sing to be like everyone else,” Lana Del Rey said.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Taylor Swift made the most money in the world last year

The singer earned over $ 185 million before tax in 12 months, surpassing Kylie Jenner, Kanye West, etc.

On July 10, Forbes magazine announced the list of the 100 most famous celebrities making money last year (from June 2018 to the present). Taylor Swift, 29, tops with an estimated revenue of more than $ 185 million. According to statistics, her Reputation tour attracted nearly 2.9 million viewers, earning over 266 million dollars in 2018. The singer also signed a contract with Universal Music Records last year. In April, she released the song ME! – the first product with the company. The song ranked second on the Billboard 100 chart and broke the record for the 100 million fastest views on Youtube in 79 hours. Taylor’s net worth is currently estimated at about 360 million USD.

Following Taylor in the list are Kylie Jenner ($ 170 million), Kanye West ($ 150 million), Lionel Messi ($ 127 million), Ed Sheeran ($ 110 million), Cristiano Ronaldo ($ 109 million). ) etc. The list welcomes 17 new names compared to last year such as BTS, singer Ariana Grande, Shawn Mendes, DJ Marshmello, rapper Travis Scott, DJ Khaled, actor Chris Evans, Paul Rudd etc. Celine Dion ranked the bottom of the list with sales of 37.5 million.

The list includes 38 people in the music field, 34 athletes, 12 celebrities on the Internet, 11 actors, two writers, two comedians and a magician. The number of men is 84, overwhelmingly female. Total revenue of 100 stars is 6.3 billion USD, before taxes.

The list of 100 stars that earn the most money is calculated from the first 6/2018 to the end of June this year. Forbes experts estimate revenue from Nielsen data, Pollstar trade publication, IMDB film database and interviews with industry experts.

Taylor Swift came out with new MV

Taylor Swift’s “Lover” music video was released on August 23, telling the story of a couple living in a snow globe.

The lover begins with a young girl receiving a Christmas present as a snow globe. Taylor and Christian act as lovers, living inside the sphere. Two people experience happy and quarreling moments, break down and make up. In the end, Taylor and Christian stepped out of the sphere and became the new family of girls.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Shawn Mendes – new Pop Prince of the world (part 1)

As Justin Bieber’s music career gradually cooled down, world music fans found a new generation ‘Pop Prince’.

Shawn Mendes has a lot in common with Justin Bieber. Starting from rustic covers, becoming a network phenomenon and then successively succeeding in professional music. Everything Shawn Mendes has today is not thanks to luck, but also the challenging process and efforts of the birth singer in 1998.

6 seconds phenomenon

Shawn Mendes was born in Toronto (Canada) in a family without an artistic tradition. While other stars often choose to participate in clubs, music competitions … to begin with, Shawn Mendes has chosen the same path as his “idol”, Justin Bieber. If Justin Bieber emerged from YouTube, Shawn used social networking Vine to share guitar and singing videos.

Shawn Mendes used to be “Vine star” with fever covers.

In 2013, Shawn began to be noticed in the world of music fans with millions of hits. Especially, all of his videos are only 6 seconds long. His first cover was Justin Bieber’s “As Long As You Love Me” and quickly got fevered with over 10,000 likes after just one night. Later, Shawn continued to impress With Of Monsters and Men’s “Little Talk”, Katy Perry’s “Dark Horse”, John Legend’s “All of Me”, Ed Sheeran’s “Give Me Love”, etc.

“Youtube phenomenon”, “6-second guy” or “Justin Bieber 6 seconds” (because the same is Canadian compatriot) is a series of fine words for teenage boy at the age of 17 years old. When Shawn became famous in the online community and music lovers, Shawn was also noticed by artist manager Andrew Gertler. After that, the signing of the Island Records label marked the path of the Toronto boy’s professional music activity.

New generation Pop Prince

In 2014, Shawn Mendes released her debut single, Life of the Party. The song debuted at # 25 in the Billboard Hot 100 chart, making him the youngest star (16 years old) to hold this record. This achievement led Shawn to surpass Justin Bieber, who held the position at 17 with Under the Mistletoe on the Billboard 200 in 2011.