Song samples are worth their weight in gold, especially in the DJ world where familiarity can mean the difference between a memorable or not so memorable set. Using the Billboard Hot 100 as a barometer for song popularity we can quickly see what sample has out performed it’s original and vice versa.
How people experience music today has drastically changed over the last couple of decades. This generation has seen music go from cassette tapes, to CDs, to MP3 players, digital ownership and now digital streaming. Not only that has changed, because of today’s technology, how music is made has changed drastically.
With the soon release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, MyOffers wanted to illustrate the incredible Force Skills that play a pivotal role through the cataclysmic battles of Light and Dark as the saga continues. Here’s what they found as they explored the incredible skills of Force Sensitives, Jedi Master’s and Sith Lords.
We’ve had some amazing games and consoles over the years but who wins? What console has come out on top? This infographic from Home Leisure Direct gives us a detailed and accurate representation of what is the most sold games and consoles of all time.
As 2015 comes to a close, it’s time to take stock of who dominated the EDM scene this year. Once strictly reserved for raves and clubs, electronic dance music is quickly gaining respect as an accessible and popular genre. In most cases, the top DJs put in the most work both in the studio and on the road.
In this infographic, Watches2U hails every watch that has graced the wrist of James Bond and go on to say what their choice of watch says about their interpretation of the role. From the classic Rolex Submariner, through the digital era of Moore, to the Omega years of Brosnan and Craig, every watch has added in its own way to the story of James Bond.
We’ve all heard that the goodies bags for guests at these heavyweight award shows are impressive, but after examining the specific giveaways that actually go into each of them, you may be completely blown away. These are not your average party favors! Here is an infographic itemizing each of the gift bags you would find at the Oscars, Emmys, Grammys, ESPYs, VMAs and Billboards.
2016 will see the release of Star Wars Anthology: Rogue One, a story set before Star Wars: Episode IV: A New Hope. It will tell the story of the pilots that stole the plans to the first Death Star. With Rebel pilots and Rogue leaders such an important part of the Star Wars experience going forward, check out this brief history of one of their finest gaming moments.
I’m not a big fan of Haloween as a holiday but do love horror movies and haunted houses. Horror movies themselves have given us some of the most memorable monsters, villains and bad guys in modern fiction. This infographic takes a look at 8 of the most iconic horror film villains, including Freddy Krueger, Ghostface, and Michael Myers, and then declares a winner in the end.
You may consider jazz to be a world apart from the rock, pop or hip-hop you love (or hate). However, you might be surprised to learn about jazz’s influences on many genres through its rich history, from the newest performing artists of today, to legendary musicians that shaped the sounds we love so much. Learn more about the history of jazz and its influences from this infographic.