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Study: When Things Look Dark, Country Music Gets Sunnier
New research finds socioeconomic conditions impact the type of songs that become hits, but in opposite ways for pop and country music.
Can a Song’s Lyrics Predict Its Commercial Success?
New textual analysis of Billboard Hot 100 hits shows that certain themes are more likely to be No. 1.