CBS News recently conducted a poll of favorite music genres and coming out on top was country with 21% of respondents followed by Rock with 18%. They are followed by popular music (14%), classical (10%), R&B or soul (9%), hip hop or rap (7%), jazz (7%), and Christian or gospel music (5%). Edgewater Gold Radio plays a large variety of oldies falling into all of these categories with the exception on hip hop.
This poll was conducted by telephone January 10-14, 2018 among a random sample of 1,009 adults nationwide. Data collection was conducted on behalf of CBS News by SSRS of Glen Mills, Pa. Phone numbers were dialed from samples of both standard land-line and cell phones.