Rappers Are The Americans Listen To More?
Fifty new maps data from the New York Times break down, where the popular musicians get the most plays.
Do you listen to Lil Uzi Vert in Bozeman, Montana? Is Lil Yachty popular in Utah?
The New York Times retrieved from YouTube geocoded information from January 2016 to April 2017 together 50 maps' data on where america's most popular musicians are the most popular (in relative terms) in the united States.
The researchers looked at the 50 most popular artists on YouTube of this spring the Billboard Hot 100 and has worked out exactly where in the country the artists get the most plays compared to other artists.
As expected, most of the rappers get a lot of love in their states of origin and the surrounding area — the Future is an example of this, the most popular in pockets of the states of Georgia, Alabama and Mississippi.
Through The New York Times the same is true for Kevin Gates, which is significantly more popular in Louisiana, Arkansas and Mississippi than in the rest of the country.
Through The New York Times, The south is a clear strength of the Hip Hop music at the time, suggesting a clear dominance emanating from the region when it comes to the graphics. Mississippi Rae Sremmurd are the most popular in a combination of the above mentioned states. Lil Yachty and Gucci Mane also fall into this bracket.
Drake has an unusual map. The 6 God is most popular in Texas, Nevada and the City of New York, despite the fact that still enjoying a strong popularity across the vast majority of states.
Through The New York Times The south-East is also all about Kodak Black, which is the most popular in his native country, in Florida, but also in the states north of florida.
Nicki Minaj and Lil Uzi Vert share the map, it popular in almost all the cities along the East Coast. The only difference is that Nicki makes better way to the West (in front of not only the LUV, but for most of the featured rappers.)
Post Malone occupies a unique space between the rappers on the list. While he enjoys the intense popularity on both c