The Musical States of America

Music Machinery, a blog about music technology, has identified the artist most listened to last year in each American state.

The patterns are surprisingly clear: Drake (gold) in the Sunbelt; Macklemore (light blue) in the Aryan far North; Daft Punk (dark blue) in the progressive states that Democrats tend to win by huge margins; and Jay-Z (gray) east of the Mississippi.

The Musical States of America