“The Millennial Whoop”: The same annoying whooping sound is showing up in every popular song

Posted by on 8/29/2016
The Millennial Whoop

Once you hear it, you can’t un-hear it. It will be forever with you. Just a warning.
 
It’s not a secret that a lot of popular music is unoriginal. In fact, science has proven it: The combinations of notes in pop songs have been losing diversity consistently over the last 50 years. Popular songwriters, producers, and record labels found a formula people like, and the result is many hit songs sound the same.