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Why Gospel Music is So Uplifting

Why Gospel Music is So Uplifting

You are sad and seem downcast. And you need someone or something to cheer you up. But no one is close-by to make you smile. Don’t you worry, gospel music can do just that!

Other genres of music may sound nice and make the listener feel good, but none comes close to the power of gospel music to the mind.  Here is an example of uplifting gospel music.

It is a genre of music that is known to instantly impact positively on your soul. This because of its:

MELODY- Whenever you listen to any kind of gospel music, it holds your attention. It soothes you like a balm. It’s a genre of music that is very gentle to the ears.

WHOLESOME LYRICS– The words in any gospel music are words of encouragement. They are usually kind and loving words, unlike other genres that may be vulgar or offensive to the listener. Gospel musicians are mostly inspired by the bible, and so they are very mindful of the choice of words they use in their songs.

ABILITY TO CONNECT YOU TO THE CREATOR– No other genre of music boldly celebrates and references God like gospel music does. And for lovers of gospel music, nothing can be more uplifting than having a connection with God. Gospel music gives them this opportunity.

ENCOURAGING TONE– it almost always has a positive message, it tries to uplift the listener psychological. When you listen to most gospel tracks, you will hear words of encouragement that are meant to make you feel less worried about your present negative circumstance(s).

EASY TO SING ALONG TO– In any genre of music, the most popular songs are usually very easy to learn and sing along to. Gospel music tries to leverage on this. Gospel musicians to a very large extent pay very close attention to how simple to understand the lyrics of their songs are. A music genre that emphasizes on ‘preaching’ to its listeners must be very easy to understand.

Whether it is gospel music for children, adolescents, or adults, the central theme in each song is to reach out to someone and bless his/her soul.

It’s hardly selfish. It yearns to share something positive with its listener. It connects you with the almighty. It puts you in a communion mood with your creator. And to most people, there is no better feeling like communicating with God through music.

So when next you are looking for music to uplift your spirit, try gospel music!