Music is a part of our identity. It defines us and unifies us. Data + Music is a collection of visualizations from the Tableau community highlighting the data behind the music we love. Turn the volume up with the most powerful and flexible analytics platform for your data.
The Beatles Lyrics that Defined Generations
The Beatles wrote some of the most beloved songs of all time. But which Beatle wrote the most hits? Adam McCann analyzes the songwriters and their lyrics to find out.
Describing Spotify Playlists with Emojis
Emojis are universal symbols of emotion. And at the end of the day, they’re just plain fun. Skyler Johnson digs into Spotify playlist data to see how people describe artists that rock.
The Secret Sauce In Spotify’s Top Tracks
Why are some songs more popular than others? And what is it about a song that makes it a hit? Pooja Gandhi explores the hidden elements in Spotify’s top tracks.
Pooja Gandhi | Pluralsight
Peaks in Prince’s Purple Reign
A career that last four decades is sure to have some spikes and dips. Shawn Levin investigates Prince’s hits from his first single to his last.
Agencies Behind K-Pop’s Biggest Stars
K-Pop is taking the world by storm with a long list of superstars and the labels that support them. Jay Yeo digs into the data behind K-Pop’s most popular groups.
40 Years of World Tours with The Cure
The Cure has toured in over 400 cities since 1979. To this day, they still sell out shows. Nina Lindell digs into the band’s tour routes and setlists.
Nina Lindell | Sparks
The Greatest Metal Albums of All Time
With high energy and galloping guitar riffs, heavy metal’s distinct style made its mark on the world. Sean Miller analyzed elements in metal albums that stand the test of time.
50 Years of Fleetwood Mac
In Fleetwood Mac’s 50-year run, band members have come and gone. Ken Flerlage analyzes how different members shaped the band’s discography and album sales.
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