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Zack Tabudlo, Tiara Andini, Tilly Birds And More Top Billboards Hits Of The World Charts Upon Launch

If you contrast that with the 100th biggest song of 1990 “Fantasy” by Black Box and the 100th song of 1999 “Mi Chico Latino” by Geri Halliwell . Personally I don’t know either of those songs both of which had considerably more international success that the Garth Brooks songs. The second anomaly has to do with the way the “success curve” curves are generated.

Songs Song Years Song Artists Song Titles Albums Album Years Album Artists This is the most comprehensive collection of world music chart information anywhere . These lists bring together 500,999 individual chart runs about the most popular 147,125 songs and 82,516 albums released since the year 1900. The source data includes all the hits of 36,644 song artists and 21,991 album artists. The site lists the top 100 songs and albums from mostyears, as well as every song or album that has been a hit anywhere … Read More

There Is Something About Music, After All…

about music

No, for me, music belongs in the managed setting of the studio, away from the tyranny of performer, ensemble and audience convention and expectation. And although it’s deeply impertinent of me to even point out his name, I found that my thoughts have been following a few of the strains of travel articulated eloquently by Glenn Gould. The purpose is that, though I can’t probably declare to have seen the pandemic coming, I seem to have been making ready over many years for a world during which making music can’t depend on teams, venues, gigs and audiences. If you reside in a metropolis or region with a population of, say, one million, and if only zero.1% are interested in the music, nicely that’s a potential audience of a thousand. On the other hand if, like me, you lived most of your life the place individuals are numbered in a number … Read More

There Is Something About Music, After All…

about music

No, for me, music belongs in the managed setting of the studio, away from the tyranny of performer, ensemble and audience convention and expectation. And although it’s deeply impertinent of me to even point out his name, I found that my thoughts have been following a few of the strains of travel articulated eloquently by Glenn Gould. The purpose is that, though I can’t probably declare to have seen the pandemic coming, I seem to have been making ready over many years for a world during which making music can’t depend on teams, venues, gigs and audiences. If you reside in a metropolis or region with a population of, say, one million, and if only zero.1% are interested in the music, nicely that’s a potential audience of a thousand. On the other hand if, like me, you lived most of your life the place individuals are numbered in a number … Read More