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Is Pop Music Holding You Hostage?



The PBS Idea Channel regularly poses interesting questions about pop culture. Recently the host examined popular music and asked how it really works. Do songs become hits because they're good? Or does something akin to Stockholm syndrome compel us to bond with the music simply because we can't get away from it?

And, in case you are just fine with loving the Top 40, watch this mash-up of the best of 2013's pop music.

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