WTF Fun Fact – Why Humans Enjoy Music

The leading theory behind why humans enjoy music is that we learn patterns and regularities within music, and we unconsciously predict what will come next. When we are right, our brain gives us a dopamine rush. Thus the constant dance between expectation and outcome is pleasurable to us. – WTF Fun Facts

Source: Will we ever… understand why music makes us feel good? – BBC Future


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