Rap Data Pack #2 – People’s Choice

Category : AIR, Hip Hop Word Count, Social Studies · (9) Comments · by May 29, 2010

I’ve decided to release a new Rap Data Pack™ every month until Labor Day. Vote below to let me know who you would like to see next.


Scatterplot Analysis of Jay-Z’s Body Of Work: SMOG x Word Count

Category : AIR, Hip Hop Word Count · No Comments · by May 20, 2010


Treemap Analysis of Jay-Z’s Body Of Work: SMOG x Word Count

Category : AIR, Hip Hop Word Count · No Comments · by May 20, 2010

I uploaded the Rap Data Pack™ Jay-Z to Many Eyes. Click the *View Data* link below and make your own visualizations.


Hip-Hop Word Count x Google Spreadsheet

Category : AIR, Social Studies · (1) Comment · by May 18, 2010

There are currently 724+ Anonymous users looking at the Jay-Z Rap Data Pack™ in Google Docs. They’re giving me feedback through the built in chat function. Nice!

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Rap Data Pack #1: Jay-Z – Released

Category : AIR, Hip Hop Word Count, Social Studies · (12) Comments · by May 14, 2010

Rap Data Packs
Here is the link to the first Rap Data Pack™ we have released. It includes the raw data from Hov’s complete body of work: word count, readability, release dates, Geo Codes, etc..

•Email me to request edit access to the Google spreadsheet.
•Email me if you want a login for the full data set which includes 3,000+ artists.
•Data Visualization Designers: send links to the beautiful charts you make from this set of data.


Rap Data Pack #1: Jay-Z

Category : AIR, Hip Hop Word Count · No Comments · by May 13, 2010

In honor of my birthday, on Friday May 14th, I will be releasing the first Rap Data Pack. It will include the raw data from Jay-Z’s complete body of work: word count, readability, release dates, Geo Codes, everything! Check here on Friday for the .csv download & Google spreadsheet link.


Georgia Anne Muldrow Remix: Untitled/Fantastic

Category : Culture Snob, Music Theory, Social Studies · No Comments · by May 10, 2010

Absolutely Beautiful!

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Hip-Hop Word Count x Black Web 2.0

Category : Social Studies · No Comments · by May 10, 2010

@Rahsheen Porter, a writer for Black Web 2.0 recently covered the Hip-Hop Word Count with a very accurate read. I couldn’t have said it better myself! http://bit.ly/buxX0T.