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* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VGDhrH_uLUw Singularity - The Lisps]
 
* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VGDhrH_uLUw Singularity - The Lisps]
 
* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l6MqvaaeqLU Juice Rap News: The Singularity (ft. Ray Kurzweil & Alex Jones)]
 
* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l6MqvaaeqLU Juice Rap News: The Singularity (ft. Ray Kurzweil & Alex Jones)]
* [[David Bowie]] - David Bowie once said “I always had a repulsive need to be something more than human. I felt very puny as a human. I thought, ‘Fuck that. I want to be a superhuman.'” - http://www.thedailytransmission.com/2010/04/28/transhumanism-and-the-future-of-the-human-race/
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* [[David Bowie]] - David Bowie once said “I always had a repulsive need to be something more than human. I felt very puny as a human. I thought, ‘Fuck that. I want to be a superhuman.'”<ref>http://www.thedailytransmission.com/2010/04/28/transhumanism-and-the-future-of-the-human-race/</ref>
 
* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d1hJdq46wqE Singularity (Official Video)] [[Steve Aoki]] & Angger Dimas ft. My Name is Kay
 
* [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d1hJdq46wqE Singularity (Official Video)] [[Steve Aoki]] & Angger Dimas ft. My Name is Kay
  

Revision as of 21:47, 17 September 2018

Juice Rap News: The Singularity (ft. Ray Kurzweil & Alex Jones)

Explicitly transhumanist music is small area in itself. Typically lyrics with heavy futuristic references will be combined with a range of genres from rap to folk to pop to create often highly expository media.

Alexey Turchin was one of the first to compile a YouTube playlist of such music as a playlist for an event.

Areas such as are well established in their own right as are pop songs with themes of immortality and robotics, with others spanning a wide range of genres and transhumanist themes.

Longevity

Forever Young - Dorian Electra

Immortality is a popular theme.

Sexuality

Robotic and Cyborgs

The Man Machine

AI and computer music

It could be argued the emergence of computer music represents a merger of the creative process between man and machine.

Biomedicine

CRISPR-Cas9 ("Mr. Sandman" Parody)

Electronic / Synth

When Daft Punk are not being internationally famous robot DJs, they are operating in a genre which already understands and frequently references transhumanism.

Similarly, cyberpunk themed arrangements and inspire a great many variants of electronica.

Transhumanism

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Futurism

References