Music Videos’ Impact on People’s Lives

The change from the old style of sound track to music video brought new reality and strong impact to the lives and behavioral procedures of people worldwide. As powerful marketing device to promote the sale of music recordings, a music video is a short clip of image that serves to ad an illustration to a piece of music or song.

Because of its power to easily attract people, many web based companies host a large number of videos of music files that can be watched for free by users, as an active and important tool of their marketing strategies. Such is the case of YouTube, the largest video provider, Yahoo!, AOL and Musivideos and Metacafe Sites where you can enjoy well animated lyrics of the popular and latest music releases covering the famous artists, their hits and popular album reviews.

Most of music and videos entertainment from YouTube are presented in a full version. in some case they are illustrated with dance music videos. A YouTube music video can be watched on the screen of your computer only because the server does not yet offer any music videos download option. Even so, you will find on YouTube music and watch music and videos of all type online, including hip-hop, pop, R&B, Latin, reggae ton rap, Hindi songs, country music, Christian, soul, MTV, rock, punk, gospel and concert music videos.

MTV is considered as the pioneer of music with video and this designation become popular since 1980s after MTV launched a VH1. In China for example, music accompanied with images were just known as MTVs because that network that brought this style to popularity in all Chinese territories.

Animation, filming, documentaries and even live action, such as sensual dance, are just some of film making styles used by experts to produce exciting singing videos, but some music videos are just made of different styles i.e. do not interpret images from the song’s lyrics, making it less literal than expected. So, more than the simple sound, the music and song enriched with images have a strong power over the mood of thinking and acting of the new generations.