It's as if attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is running rampant among music fans. 24% of Spotify users hit the skip button within the first 5 seconds of a song starting, according to a study by The EchoNest/Spotify's Paul Lamere. A disturbing 48.6% of Spotify users use the skip button before the song ends; and music's ADHD problem is worse among younger music listeners. "The skip button is now a big part of the overall listening experience," says Lamere. "Don’t like a song? Skip it. Never heard a song? Skip it. Just heard a song? Skip it." The average listener skips...

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