The Popularity of The Artist
MAT 259, 2016
Lu Liu

People use diverse ways to show their favorites.
For example, the popularity of a singer not only could be revealed from music website, but also picture website.
I tried to find the connections between these singers and did comparison of the popularity of their arts works in different types social medias(Instagram and Spotify).

I used the API from Instagram and Spotify.

Preliminary sketches
The first idea of first version is the picture moving along with the soundwave of specific song.

First Version Sketch:

Second Version Sketch:

First Version:

I found this form(first version) was not enough to present the data itself, so I did some revision.

Final result
Every circle represents a singer. The line means these two artists have some connections. Clicking the circle, you can see the detail info about this singer. The popularity of his/her/their every album, every track. And the comparion of popularity of each song in Instagram and Spotify.
Press 'b'or'B' to back to main page.

All work is developed within Processing
Source Code + Data