CSPC: Bruno Mars Popularity Analysis

Bruno Mars

Up to only 3 albums, none of which ever made the Top 3 inside the annual list of global top sellers as published by the IFPI, one wouldn’t expect wonders by Bruno Mars‘ records sales. That one would be terribly Continue reading “CSPC: Bruno Mars Popularity Analysis”

CSPC: Sam Smith Popularity Analysis

Sam Smith

After nearly two years of boring release schedules, the fourth quarter of 2017 appears to be a very promising one. A lot of solid acts are releasing new albums at the moment, but the ones everyone are waiting for are Eminem and Taylor Swift. The one who may emerge as the dark horse to dominate this Christmas season is none other than Sam Smith. At 25, the British singer faces a difficult task Continue reading “CSPC: Sam Smith Popularity Analysis”

CSPC: High School Musical Popularity Analysis

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Every record is worth buying if it puts a smile on the face of your children. Teen pop music and the Disney industry are two prime examples of this reality. When the power of both are merged together, it may result into Britney Spears, Justin Timberlake, Christina Aguilera, Hannah Montana / Miley Cyrus or… the High School Musical cast. Exactly 10 years ago this Continue reading “CSPC: High School Musical Popularity Analysis”

CSPC: Lana Del Rey Popularity Analysis

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Hype or consistency. Albums in particular and artists in general hope to get one of those two types of success. The global impact of the 2012 album Born To Die upon release was immense for an unknown artist. How does Lana Del Rey perform 6 years after her single Video Games went Continue reading “CSPC: Lana Del Rey Popularity Analysis”

CSPC: Demi Lovato Popularity Analysis

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From Disney to X Factor, from acting to singing, from sexiest female lists to depression, from comedy to bipolar disorder, the least we can say is that at just 24 the life of Demi Lovato has been truly a rollercoaster. Now up to five solo albums, the former Continue reading “CSPC: Demi Lovato Popularity Analysis”

CSPC: One Direction Popularity Analysis

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Michael Jackson, George Michael, Robbie Williams, Justin Timberlake… the tradition of a former young boy-band singer morphing into a massive pop star has a long history. Given their immense popularity during this decade, eyes are now focused on former One Direction Continue reading “CSPC: One Direction Popularity Analysis”

CSPC: Backstreet Boys Popularity Analysis

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At one point, Backstreet Boys defined success: massive albums sales across the globe, great singles sales, plenty of chart topping releases, hugely hyped tours and tremendous  Continue reading “CSPC: Backstreet Boys Popularity Analysis”

CSPC: Bon Jovi Popularity Analysis

BON JOVI

In music culture, there is very few categories of artists that encapsulate them all. You have classical acts, vocal acts, teen acts, entertainers and then singer-songwriters. This act type category will dictate the way an artist sells way more than its music genre. Then you have Bon Jovi, a Continue reading “CSPC: Bon Jovi Popularity Analysis”

IFPI 2015 Year End Report Analysis

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Today the IFPI had the good idea to publish their yearly music industry report. It refers to 2015 year from Continue reading “IFPI 2015 Year End Report Analysis”