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17 Burning Questions We Have For Teens About Popular Music

We need to know what's hot, what's not, and what the deal is with Justin Bieber.

1. Alright, what music is ACTUALLY cool to listen to?

Interscope

We NEED to know!

2. And what music would you NEVER be caught dead listening to?

Fox

Again, we need to know!

3. What constitutes "good" or "cool" music?

Drake

A hip artist? A sick beat? The fact that your parents aren't listening to it? TELL US!!!

4. Who are some of your favorite under-the-radar music acts?

Atlantic

Flume, Banks, Ryn Weaver? Let's hear it!

5. Which popular artists/acts actually are cool? Why?

CBS

Rihanna is cool, right? PLEASE TELL ME RIHANNA IS COOL.

6. And which ones are NOT actually cool? Why?

RCA

Spill the beans!

7. What music do adults think is cool, but really isn't cool?

Interscope

Moms love Maroon 5...but are they *really* cool?

8. What music genres would you consider popular right now? What ones AREN'T? Why?

Columbia

EDM? Country? Rap?

9. How do you REALLY feel about One Direction?

Columbia

SRSLY!!!

10. Also, who REALLY is the best member of 1D?

popcrush.com

Is it Niall?

11. How do you feel about Britney Spears?

Zomba

For some generations, she's an icon. But what about to teens?

12. In the "Bad Blood" War between Katy Perry and Taylor Swift, who emerges victorious?

Big Machine

Nothing like a good old-fashioned diva-off, right?

13. What "old school" music do you love listening to?

MTV

And what is "old school" really?

14. And is there any "older" music that you just DON'T get why it was so appealing?

Universal

Music is universal, unless it isn't!

15. How do you discover new music?

Young Money

Spotify? The radio? Your friends?

16. What are your thoughts on Coachella and other big music festivals?

17. Finally, what's the deal with Justin Bieber?

Comedy Central

You guys know, right?

Leave your answers in the comments section below — along with ANYTHING else we need to know about music, artists, and your listening habits — and you could be featured in a BuzzFeed post!

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