Become a contributor
a couple of people playing instruments
MusicTeens 13-18

10 Silly Music Facts to Make You Smile

1. You can actually hear a song in your head with your eyes closed!

2. The first "disco" song ever was "Love to Love You Baby" by Donna Summer in 1975.

3. The classic song “Happy Birthday” was actually written in the late 1800s.
4. A song by the same name exists in nearly every language in the world.

5. It is impossible to hum a song backward.

6. The longest song ever written is called "The Rise and Fall of the Roman Empire" and it lasts for over six hours.

7. The world’s oldest known musical instrument is a 43,000-year-old flute made of bone.

8. The most expensive musical instrument in the world is the Stradivarius violin, which is valued at over $3.5 million.

9. The most popular instrument in the world is the guitar, with over 500 million players worldwide.

10. The Beatles were the first musical group to have their own cartoon series.

MusicTeens 13-18

Keywords:

After schoolFamilySummer fun

Share Article