Measuring Radio's Lag Behind Streaming Services: Billboard vs Spotify Top 50 Rankings

Whenever I tuned into the radio on a long drive in the summer, it always felt like I was hearing the same track that was popular months ago on Spotify. So I decided to delve into the charts to measure the differences between Billboard radio and Spotify streaming service. Thanks to DataFace for helping bring the analysis to life!


This published piece was shortlisted for a 2019 Information is
Beautiful Award
in the Arts, Entertainment, and Culture category. Woo!