Pop vs metal/rock <<< Metal has a steryotype for being satanic, but the way some of the music is created is based on the structure of classical music - which is tri tones. And back when classical music was just music, it was considered satanic because of that. So whenever someone calls metal satanic, remember that classical did it first. :)
This really hits home. A lot of times I really hate being an outcast, and then I remember The Metal Family, and how welcoming it is, and realize I don't need to fit in, I don't need to be accepted by society, as long as I'm accepted by who matters.
Well, Katy Perry, Justin Beiber, et al don't usualy write their own music and lyrics (Katy used to). Their producers hire writers and studio musicians to create radio friendly, trendy music aimed primarily at white, suburban kids. Since most metal bands actually write their own music and lyrics, their songs are about subjects the bands are into