Am I Emo?

You might have an edgy haircut, but do you truly embody the energy of an emo kid? Do you have what it takes to write a gold-selling breakup album like Chris Carrabba? Take our Am I Emo quiz to find out.


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Are You Truly Emo?

This emo test won't quiz you on lyrics or band names. And we don't care when Taking Back Sunday broke up. We just want to know if you have the mindset of an emo kid. Answer questions about your personality and we'll tell you how emo you really are.

Cheer Up, Emo Kid

Continue enjoying your sad, emo jams even after you take this quiz because none of our questions are backed by musical theory. When Jeph Howard said 'all music is emotional', he wasn't lying. If music isn't emotional, it isn't music.

How Can You Tell If Someone is Emo?

How you answer the following questions will determine how emo you are. You could only be half-emo and not even know it until you take this quiz. Don't risk being a poseur and answer these questions honestly to determine - am I emo or a wannabe?

Am I Edgy or Emo?

Share this emo quiz to find out how your emo compares to other quizzers across the globe. With so many punks, scene kids, and party rockers out there, it's important to know who truly represents the emo kids and who's only a tiny bit emo.

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Am I Emo?

Emo definition

'Emo' is a subculture of music, fashion, and attitude that emerged in the early 2000s. It is characterized by emotional lyrics, dark clothing, and a sense of teenage angst. Emos tend to be introspective and emotional, often feeling things more deeply than others. They may struggle with depression, anxiety, and other mental health issues. Being emo can provide a sense of community and a way to express oneself authentically.

Emo history

The emo subculture emerged in the early 2000s as a fusion of punk, alternative, and emo rock music. The term 'emo' originally referred to the emotional and introspective lyrics of these bands. The subculture gained popularity among young people who identified with the emotional and often melancholy themes of the music. Emos tend to express themselves through dark clothing, unique hairstyles, and a sense of teenage angst. The subculture has since evolved and diversified, with various offshoots and subgenres. Despite some negative stereotypes and misconceptions, the emo subculture continues to provide a sense of community and a way for individuals to express themselves authentically.

Emo traits

Here are some traits or behaviors that may suggest that you are emo:
  • You enjoy listening to emo music, such as punk, alternative, or emo rock.
  • You tend to wear dark clothing, including black skinny jeans, band t-shirts, and studded belts.
  • You have an introspective and emotional attitude, often feeling things more deeply than others.
  • You may struggle with mental health issues, such as depression, anxiety, or self-harm.
  • You may have a sense of teenage angst or a feeling of being misunderstood.
  • You may have a strong interest in poetry, art, or other creative outlets for self-expression.
  • You may prefer spending time with other emos or attending concerts and events within the emo subculture.
  • You may have a unique or unconventional sense of style or personal expression.

If you still have doubts whether you are emo, take our quiz to find out.

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Your opinions

i got mostly emo. i already knew that tho. aight imma go listen to mcr now-
Half emo xD
totally emo >:D
Totally emo :)
i got totally emo!!
its correct i am emo xD so yeaa
im emo and it hates me
im mostly emo
I'm emo but only on the inside so...
I'm.. half emo... i guess the test is right.. oh wait.. yea i am I just looked around my room and my clothes.