New York is the most popular place to be mentioned in songs followed by London and LA 


Essentially the most sung about places on this planet have been revealed – and its New York that’s talked about in essentially the most songs.

Researchers analysed over 200,000 songs to find which locations world wide have been identify checked essentially the most in tunes launched because the 1960s.

London takes second place within the fascinating rating whereas Los Angeles is third.

New York, pictured, has been revealed as the most sung about place in the world, as it is mentioned in 161 songs since 1960

New York, pictured, has been revealed as essentially the most sung about place on this planet, as it’s talked about in 161 songs since 1960

The examine was performed by Movie star Cruises, which used scanned the lyrics of over 200,000 songs that charted within the prime 40 of the US Billboard Sizzling 100 and UK Official Singles chart since 1960 to seek out mentions of cities, cities, neighbourhoods and states.

This intensive analysis resulted in a remaining knowledge set of two,000 songs by 896 artists with 420 totally different locations being talked about world wide they usually have all been mapped.

High ranked New York is talked about in 161 songs, adopted by London in 101 songs and Los Angeles in 88 songs.

California is in fourth place as it’s identify checked in 68 tunes, adopted by Hollywood in fifth place on 66 songs.

London came second in the fascinating ranking as the British capital is mentioned in 101 songs

London came second in the fascinating ranking as the British capital is mentioned in 101 songs

London got here second within the fascinating rating because the British capital is talked about in 101 songs

Third place went to Los Angeles, pictured, as researchers found it is mentioned in 88 songs 

Third place went to Los Angeles, pictured, as researchers found it is mentioned in 88 songs 

Third place went to Los Angeles, pictured, as researchers discovered it’s talked about in 88 songs 

The remainder of the highest ten is made up of Paris (54 songs), Miami (46 songs), New Orleans (43 songs), Brooklyn (38 songs) and Rome (30 tune).

Making up the highest 20, so as are, Texas, San Francisco, Memphis, Georgia, Harlem, Tennessee, Chicago, Atlanta, Detroit and Compton.

In the meantime, the examine additionally regarded which artists sing essentially the most concerning the world.

It discovered that Canadian rapper Drake mentions essentially the most locations on this planet in his music.

A map showing the destinations around the world that are mentioned the most in songs 

A map showing the destinations around the world that are mentioned the most in songs 

A map displaying the locations world wide which are talked about essentially the most in songs 

THE WORLD’S MOST SUNG ABOUT PLACES

1. New York, 161 songs

2. London, 101 songs

3. Los Angeles, 88 songs

4. California, 68 songs

5. Hollywood, 66 songs

6. Paris, 54 songs

7. Miami, 46 songs,

8. New Orleans, 43 songs

9. Brooklyn, 38 songs

10. Rome, 30 songs

 11. Texas, 30 songs

12. San Francisco, 29 songs

13. Memphis, 28 songs

14. Georgia, 28 songs

15. Harlem, 26 songs,

16. Tennessee, 24 songs

17. Chicago, 23 songs

18. Atlanta, 23 songs

19. Detroit, 21 songs

20. Compton, 21 songs

Supply: Movie star Cruises 

The platinum-selling musician mentions 29 locations in his songs, together with his hometown Toronto on tracks reminiscent of Summer time Sixteen, Profitable and Pop That.

Extra surprisingly he additionally raps about Versailles in France and Rotterdam in The Netherlands on Diplomatic Immunity and Madrid in Spain on Blue Tint.

Jay Z is available in a detailed second (27 locations), then Elvis Presley (23 locations), Tinie Tempah (22 locations), The Seashore Boys (22 locations), Public Enemy (20 locations), Chuck Berry (18 locations), The Rolling Stones (16) and Rod Stewart (14 locations).

Dr Jon Stewart, a music enterprise course chief at British Institute of Trendy Music (BIMM) Institute mentioned: “Music is inevitably tied to location – who might think about The Seashore Boys with out references to California?

Canadian rapper Drake mentions the most places in the world in his music

Canadian rapper Drake mentions the most places in the world in his music

Fellow rapper Jay Z mentions the second most places

Fellow rapper Jay Z mentions the second most places

Canadian rapper Drake, left, mentions essentially the most locations on this planet in his music, whereas Jay Z, proper is second 

‘With out the geographical contact factors present in Britpop, it merely wouldn’t make sense. And, how would the blues, nation, and rock and roll genres be acquired in the event that they have been stripped of all connections to the geography and politics of the American deep south that impressed them?’

Whereas Jo Rzymowska, managing director of Movie star Cruises added: ‘Music can encourage the place we journey and convey again emotive recollections of the locations we’ve been – typically offering a definite soundtrack to our holidays and adventures.

‘By marrying music and journey over the previous 60 years, we hope the venture sparks dialog and inspiration on your subsequent journey.’ 

ARTISTS THAT SING ABOUT THE MOST PLACES

 1. Drake – 29 locations, 19 songs

2. Jay Z – 27 locations, 14 songs

3. Elvis Presley – 23 locations, eight songs

4. Tinie Tempah – 22 locations, seven songs

5. The Seashore Boys – 22 locations, seven songs

6. Public Enemy – 20 locations, three songs

7. Chuck Berry – 18 locations, 5 songs  

8. The Rolling Stones – 16 locations, eight songs

9. Rod Stewart – 14 locations, six songs

10. T.I. – 14 locations, 4 songs

11. Pitbull – 13 locations, seven songs

12. Nicki Minaj – 13 locations, six songs

13. Snoop Dogg – 12 locations, six songs

14. Dr Dre – 9 locations, three songs

15. Lil’ Wayne – 4 locations, three songs

Supply: Movie star Cruises