Music makes you feel good. It can encourage the production of hormones and trigger the release of endorphins in the brain.
Music can relieve stress and anxiety - depending, of course, on what kind of music you listen to.
Music heals you. It stimulates areas of the brain which speed up healing and increase optimism.
Music protects you by opening the lining of blood vessels and producing chemicals that protect the heart.
Music can make you smarter. Studies show that people who listened to Mozart improved their IQ scores.