More Data! Discogs Mid-Year Database Highlights Addendum

by Diognes_The_Fox

On the heels of our Mid-Year Marketplace Analysis and Database Highlights, I wanted to share some more tidbits that may be more interesting to the contributor crowd submitting to the Discogs database. Some of these range from pretty basic to esoteric. It’s my hope that you’ll find some of these to be as interesting as I did. The figures indicate the number of releases added to the database in each category .

Let me know down below what kind of data you’d like to see!

Fastest Growing ‘New’ Artists (Artist profile created in 2017)

  1. Geisterfahrer (3) – 68
  2. Nico Raimont – 64
  3. Tendon Levey – 61
  4. DJ Jones (5) – 52
  5. Blank Embrace – 48

Fastest Growing ‘New’ Labels (Label profile created in 2017)

 Top Genres Contributed

  1. Rock – 236,432
  2. Pop – 146,722
  3. Electronic – 128,222
  4. Folk, World, & Country – 100,640
  5. Jazz – 63,612

Top Styles Contributed

  1. Pop Rock – 33,366
  2. Vocal – 23,093
  3. Punk – 19,269
  4. Experimental – 18,528
  5. Alternative Rock – 18,207

Get the full story in the latest Mid-Year Marketplace Analysis and Database Highlights here!