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The Songs That Time Forgot

Brilliant:

Some pop songs are timeless classics. Some play endlessly at weddings and on oldies stations. Others find renewed vigor in movie trailers or because their lyrics can be applied to Golden Grahams. Still others just, well – disappear.

We started with the top 10 songs of each year from 1900 to present as calculated by the Whitburn Project, recording each song’s Google hits, Wikipedia presence and last.fm scrobbles to calculate an obscurity score.

via Very Small Array.

Brilliant too.

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