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An Analysis of 80's Music • INGO VOGELMANN
I recently did an analysis about 80’s music for a client (yes, I do stuff like that). It’s actually a very detailed and vast analysis that took me quite some time for research and putting the results together, but I decided to take out some of the things that I thought would be most interesting for you (and me). Also, I limit this version of the analysis here to the US American Billboard charts, as the US has by far the biggest market for music on the planet, almost 10 times bigger than the #2 in the game, which would be China. That fact alone is stunning, if you ask me. Here’s some results: 3 Most Charting Artists (in the Top 100) 1: Madonna (1.6%) Most successful song: “Like A Virgin” (Keynote: E-Flat minor / Tempo: 120 BPM / high…