Video: Top 10 Unexpectedly Musical Cities Around the World

Presenting a list of cities that are unexpectedly rich in musical heritage and vibrancy. These places may not be the first that come to mind when thinking of music, but they definitely deserve recognition for their unique contributions to the world of tunes.

1. Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Known for their unique throat singing and traditional horsehead fiddle music.

2. Lahore, Pakistan

Lahore, Pakistan

Lahore is a city rich in Sufi music and Qawwali, a form of devotional music.

3. Wellington, New Zealand

Wellington, New Zealand

A city with a thriving indie music scene and the birthplace of many famous New Zealand bands.

4. Salvador, Brazil

Salvador, Brazil

The birthplace of Samba and home to vibrant Afro-Brazilian music.

5. Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavik, Iceland

Home to a thriving indie and electronic music scene.

6. Belgrade, Serbia

Belgrade, Serbia

Known for its energetic folk music and turbo-folk clubs.

7. Dakar, Senegal

Dakar, Senegal

A city alive with Mbalax, a fusion of popular Western music and dance such as jazz, soul, Latin, and rock blended with sabar, the traditional drumming and dance music of Senegal.

8. Osaka, Japan

Osaka, Japan

Osaka is known for its 'Osaka Sound', a genre that blends rock, pop, and dance music.

9. Bogota, Colombia

Bogota, Colombia

Bogotá is known for its vibrant rock and alternative scene, as well as traditional Colombian music.

10. Tallinn, Estonia

Tallinn, Estonia

Tallinn is home to a thriving electronic and choral music scene, and hosts several music festivals throughout the year.