People who like modern music: You do realize your music won't stand up to classic legends, right?
you know, REAL artists like aretha franklin and johnny cash and merle haggard and the beatles and queen and black sabbath and rush and pink floyd and michael jackson and the temptations and ac/dc and van halen and the jackson 5 and chuck berry and elvis presley, right?
name me ONE modern artist who will be remembered 50 years from now. ONE. can't name any? well, that's cuz they SUCK! and you know it and you're in denial and don't want to listen to REAL music.
- Anonymous5 years agoFavorite Answer
Right. And today's artist like Justin Beiber and Miley Cyrus will always be remembered as "The ones who destroyed music forever"
- 5 years ago
Yes I agree those are all great artists, but there's some very talented people this generation as well. I do believe there will be legends from this day and age.
- .Lv 65 years ago
Classics will always be classics but music in general continues to improve. I'm not talking about mainstream garbage the masses listens to.
- ♥♫Kirsten♫♥Lv 65 years ago
There's some who have potential to be famous. Some that stick in my mind are Adele, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Green Day, Beyonce (I think shes ok, though overrated). Those are just a few I can think of.
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- Zer0Lv 75 years ago
Modern doesn't mean mainstream. I hate when y'all pretend to be big music fans when y'all only know the popular stuff of each decade
- TunnyLv 55 years ago
Music is so old that a lot of modern songs' melody originate from ancient music.. Going way back to Babylon, Mesopotamia and even Sumeria.. And Ubaidian culture possibly.. I think.. ?
- Lord AizenLv 75 years ago
Agreed. Nothing today will compare to the classic bands of the british invasion or the new wave of british heavy metal.
The last stretch of good music was grunge. After Kurt Cobain died and post-grunge (nickelsuck) dominated the radio along with later things like kesha, nicki minaj, and everything hip hop, music has acquired terminal cancer.
- Anonymous5 years ago
Adele sounds a lot better than Aretha Franklin.
- O.oLv 75 years ago
I'll let you know in 50 years.
- Anonymous5 years ago
Many artists you mentioned are overrated. and ive a feeling the Backstreet Boys will be seen as Legends 50 years from now.