Billboard Volatility : How Have The Charts Changed?
Visualizing Billboard Hot-100 trends over time! In this post I explore the changing trends of the Billboard Hot 100 chart over the past 60 years. Increased "Chart Stickiness" reflects underlying changes in the ways we consume music as well as the rule-changes of the Billboard songs. Further audio analysis reveals that the popular songs of today are more energetic and danceable than ever before!