It’s not shocking that the popularity of EDM has been on a rapid incline, but it is shocking how much more its popularity has been increasing over any other genre.
The electronic dance music genre has seen an insane leap since 2005, and it’s only continuing to grow. Hip-hop, classical and heavy metal have seen drastic decreases in popularity, while country, pop and rock have maintained a constant stream of listeners. That means that our beloved EDM genre is the only genre that has seen a positive growth in listeners and fans in the past five years, according to Google.
Here’s to seeing what the next decade brings!