Facebook Stories: Data visualization

Making Music Viral Online!

What does it look like when a song becomes popular on Facebook?

 

Mapping Music on Facebook

by Matt Katsaros

As you watch the video, here are a few moments to look for:

Plays of Scream & Shout by will.i.am & Britney Spears erupt in New York City on February 9.

A few days later, Scream & Shout explodes in the South, just after the song’s Valentine’s Day video release.

Swedish House Mafia’s Don’t You Worry Child takes off in Texas on February 22.

Chicago goes nuts for Thrift Shop around March 12.

Featured tracks:

Can’t Hold Us (featuring Ray Dalton), Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

Don’t You Worry Child (featuring John Martin), Swedish House Mafia

Harlem ShakeBaauer

Ho HeyThe Lumineers

Just Give Me A ReasonP!nk featuring Nate Ruess

RadioactiveImagine Dragons

Scream & Shoutwill.i.am featuring Britney Spears

Sweet NothingCalvin Harris featuring Florence Welch

Thrift Shop (featuring Wanz), Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

When I Was Your ManBruno Mars

 Full Story HERE

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Related: Facebook Stories: http://centralfloridatop5.com/2012/10/02/facebook-stories/