Wyoming Ranks In the Top 5 States For Rock Music Fans
For those about to rock, we salute you. And here in Wyoming, there's plenty of rockers. According to a recent poll of Pandora users published by the Wall Street Journal, Wyoming has the fifth highest percentage of rock music fans in the country.
The study recorded listening habits from Pandora user across the nation during a five day period in March. Here in Wyoming, 12% of people who listened to the popular online music service played rock music. Only Montana (19%), Colorado (18%), Alaska (15%) and Oregon (15%) had a higher percentage of rock fans in the study.
Nationwide, the most popular genre of music is Pop and Top 40. However, here in the mountain states, there's still plenty of people who would rather rock out than hear the latest Taylor Swift single.