Former college football quarterback Sam Hunt snares Hot Shot Debut honors at No. 5 on Billboard's Top Country Albums chart with X2C, his four-song, digital EP which arrives with 8,000 sold in the week ending Aug. 17, according to Nielsen SoundScan.
Puerto Rican singer-songwriter Pedro Capo debuts at No. 3 on Top Latin Albums with his latest set Aquila. It sold nearly 2,000 copies in its opening week (ending Aug. 17), according to Nielsen SoundScan. Capo also enters Hot Latin Songs with the album’s second single “Para Ayudarte A Reir,” bowing at No. 46.
The acquisition adds another layer to Ticketfly’s music discovery assets and, perhaps more importantly, gives Ticketfly an entre into the live music entre toward cashless events and all the valuable data that entails.
According to Spotify, every second of the day there are at least ten pairs of people who are in sync with the same song. Now thanks to Spotify's first artist in residence, people can actually see an example of those patterns of musical synchronicity with an animated map called Serendipity.