Originally Posted by Anon La Ply
BUT ... there are a lot of passive music consumers out there and they are at least somewhat shaped by this music. Many don't have the choice - many work groups listen to the radio all day. The choice of station always goes to the blandest and least offensive channel, depending on who makes the most aggressive push for conformity.
That's probably one of the biggest point.
Also, I think it's kind of "children's music", it's often child-like and childish in a way, and
young people are a huge market.