Describe a song or a piece of music you like. You should say:
What the song/music is
Title, artist, lyrics
What kind of song/music it is
Pop, R&B, rap, rock, indie, house, jazz etc.
Where you first heard it
Club, radio, internet, TV etc
And explain why you like it
Popular, you can dance to it, catchy, the beat, the lyrics, artist, reminds you of an experience/person, you enjoy that type of music, it relaxes you, makes you forget your problems.
MUSIC AND YOUNG PEOPLE
Kinds of music popular with young people in your culture.
Local, international, rap, R&B, house, opera etc
The internet and music:
Make playlist you like
Publicity for unknown artists
Artists lose money from piracy
Artists hard work is not validated or appreciated as it is easily available
MUSIC AND SOCIETY
How important is it for a culture to have musical traditions?
You can learn a lot about a culture through its music – a society’s values, morals, history, musical instruments used etc.
Question taken from Cambridge IELTS 5 p.54