Giorgi G.

Music to my ears

Century of Hits – A Bar Chart Visualization Tool


  • Purpose: Visualizes the most popular songs over the last 100 years using a bar chart.
  • Design: Each bar represents the most popular song of each year.

Key Features

  • Decade Grouping: Groups songs into decades for easy historical comparison.
  • Color-Coded Visualization: Unique colors for each decade for clear distinction.
  • Height Indication: Bar height correlates with the song’s word count.
  • Top Words Analysis: Shows the top three most frequent words in songs of each decade.

User Experience

  • Interactive and Educational: Engaging tool revealing musical trends and lyrical content.
  • Broad Appeal: Suitable for music enthusiasts, historians, educators, and cultural analysts.