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					Alicia Keys
Music Media Analysis
January to June 2010
Table of Contents

                Overview                                             3

                Chart Popularity                                     4
                Mainstream Chart . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4
                Mainstream Comparison . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5

                Twitter Coverage                                     6
                Twitter Popularity . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
                Twitter Comparison . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
                Mainstream Chart vs Twitter . . . . . . . . . . . 8
                Twitter Users . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
                Shared Twitter Links . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11

                News Coverage                                      13
                News Popularity . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
                News Comparison     . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
                Mainstream Chart vs Sentiment . . . . . . . . . 15
                Top Publishers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16
                Top News Publishers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
                Best 5 News Days . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20

                News Activity                                      27
                Most Shared Articles . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27
                News Highlights   . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29

                Appendicies                                        38
                Appendix A - Top Mainstream Artists . . . . . . . 38
                Appendix B - Top Emerging Artists . . . . . . . . 41
                Appendix C - All Artists by Internet Reach   . . . . 44
                Appendix D - All Publishers by Internet Reach . . . 51




                                                                    2
Overview

                            This report reviews the popularity of Alicia Keys on the
                            music charts and in the music news for the period January

76th on Mainstream Charts   to June 2010. It benchmarks Alicia Keys against the 2,499
                            artists that appeared on the We Are Hunted charts during
                            this period. The results are based on an analysis of
                            531,901 music articles and 13,439,734 music related
22nd on Twitter             tweets. News is sourced from a range of publishers
                            including all the major music news sites and an army of
                            passionate bloggers worldwide. Charts are compiled from
                            samples of hundreds of charts in a range of music genres.
26th in the Music Press     This report was written by the We Are Hunted team and
                            generated using the semantic analysis system that powers
                            the wearehunted.com website.




                                                                                 3
Chart Popularity

Mainstream Chart
This section presents the mainstream chart performance for Alicia Keys compared to similar
artists. Alicia Keys was ranked 76th overall of the 2,499 artists analyzed. During this period the
average chart position on the We Are Hunted mainstream chart for Alicia Keys was 8th.




                                                              Artist                 Rank    Best Position

                                                              The Black Eyed Peas    11th         2
76th Overall Rank                                             Rihanna                29th         4

                                                              Jay-Z                  41st         5

                                                              Drake                  75th         8
8th Best Position                                             Alicia Keys            76th         8

                                                              Kanye West             90th         10

                                                              Shakira                131st        14

                                                              Nicki Minaj            208th        25


                                                                  Figure 1: Artist Mainstream Ranks



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      Alicia Keys               Jay-Z                         Rihanna                        Kanye West



      Drake                     The Black Eyed Peas           Nicki Minaj                    Shakira




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Mainstream Comparison
This section compares the mainstream chart performance of Alicia Keys against similar artists.
These charts illustrate relative popularity over time. Popularity is computed from the normalised
chart position for each day. 1.0 means Alicia Keys was ranked 1st overall of our charts for that
day. 0.0 denotes Alicia Keys did not chart at all.




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                                  Figure 3: Comparisons for Alicia Keys




      Alicia Keys              Jay-Z                         Rihanna



      Drake                    The Black Eyed Peas




                                                                                               5
 Twitter Coverage

 Twitter Popularity
 This section shows the number of tweets indicating that someone was listening to Alicia Keys
 during this time period. Included is the overall ranking of Alicia Keys when compared to similar
 artists.




                                                         Artist                Rank    Tweets    Share

                                                         Drake                  4th    39,633    0.010%
 22nd Overall Rank                                       Jay-Z                 11th    23,472    0.006%

                                                         Rihanna               14th    21,170    0.005%

                                                         Alicia Keys           22nd    19,446    0.005%
 19,446 Tweets                                           The Black Eyed Peas   44th    14,093    0.003%

                                                         Kanye West            49th    13,033    0.003%

                                                         Nicki Minaj           97th    8,645     0.002%
 0.005% Share                                            Shakira               108th   8,096     0.002%


                                                             Figure 4: Twitter Coverage Comparison




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                                  Figure 5: Twitter Coverage over Time




       Alicia Keys             Jay-Z                         Rihanna                     Kanye West



       Drake                   The Black Eyed Peas           Nicki Minaj                 Shakira




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 Twitter Comparison
 This section compares the total number of tweets mentioning Alicia Keys to similar artists.




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       Alicia Keys             Jay-Z                         Rihanna



       Drake                   The Black Eyed Peas




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Mainstream Chart vs Twitter

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                           Figure 7: Alicia Keys Chart Popularity vs Twitter Coverage



This chart presents a comparison of mainstream chart popularity versus Twitter Coverage. It is
useful in visualizing the impact of Twitter on chart position.




      Chart Popularity



      Twitter volume




                                                                                                8
Twitter Users
This section lists the twitter users mentioning Alicia Keys in tweets most during this period.




  Rank          Twitter User                    Name                     Location            Tweets   Followers   Updates

  1      twitter.com/dANGELofLOVE        Bella Donna D'Angelo                                 115      3,183        0

  2      twitter.com/Journey_Woman             Pebbles              See you soon then.        104        41       35,108

  3           twitter.com/qova                   qova           the middle of here & there     81       105         0

  4        twitter.com/tweetpod            A Global Playlist            Worldwide              73      1,135      128,876

  5       twitter.com/aPoetsVoice        ~aUnthinkableVoice~     *in my cicrle of success*     68       935       69,457

  6       twitter.com/flavor_of_life        flavor_of_life                                     42       375       11,028

  7        twitter.com/twistening             twistening                                       37      3,041      33,958

  8        twitter.com/golfnovels             James Ross                 St. Louis             36      16,932     31,111

  9        twitter.com/suburban28             Greg Jones           Bossier City, LA, USA       33       129         0

  10      twitter.com/LUCKYLOU84                                                               29        0          0

  11      twitter.com/BUTTALUV305           NEYSA PINNEY                                       29        21        1,667

  12          twitter.com/brijh                  Brijh                   @ Peace               27      1,050      23,625

  13     twitter.com/gtspecial_music            GoTsu                                          27        26        2,096

  14      twitter.com/jennifervides          jennifervides         Southern California         26      2,052      25,001

  15       twitter.com/Blip_Queen                 J             Hanging on the treble clef     26       134        8,601

  16      twitter.com/KTimSeattle                KTim                     Seattle              26       233       44,477

  17      twitter.com/Leo_RJ_2009              Leo Rio                                         25       356         0

  18       twitter.com/Willy1023             Willy Lipayon      iPhone: 0.000000,0.000000      25        26        290

  19      twitter.com/chrislawton89                                                            24        0          0

  20      twitter.com/ZIP_FM_Now          ZIP FM Now On Air                 名古屋                24      1,441      92,344

  21      twitter.com/hiroshisongs              Hiroshi                   Tokyo                23       175        3,251

  22       twitter.com/Sdionne82               S.Dionne          everywhere u want 2 b         23       551       28,881

  23       twitter.com/Shaman777                Michael          All Along the Watchtower      22      1,738      58,688

  24       twitter.com/marcosvca_          Marcos Vinícius            Rio de Janeiro           21      17,461     28,497

  25         twitter.com/L_I_L_          Paola Castro Ocampo                                   20        2          0

  26      twitter.com/MURC1ELAGO                Ruben                    Acapulco              20      1,096      18,335

  27      twitter.com/Tyler_Adam             Tyler Adam                                        19        66        1,632


                                     Figure 8: Top 60 Users tweeting about Alicia Keys




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Rank           Twitter User                  Name                     Location           Tweets   Followers   Updates

28      twitter.com/alaskawarrior         Mark Marion              Anchorage, AK           19       785       12,072

29         twitter.com/britto1st           BRiTTO 【ツ             Dhaka,Bangladesh          18      12,878     12,677

30        twitter.com/arkangel99          arkangel99                   Hawaii              18       631       13,476

31        twitter.com/OneRecent           OneRecent                   London               18       541       47,962

32       twitter.com/willybfrank        william franklin                Ohio               17       392       11,885

33       twitter.com/LadeGadiva            Rhondelia                 In The Sun            17        26        2,142

34       twitter.com/TweetMyPod           TweetMyPod                                       17        49       10,259

35       twitter.com/DJPainejunk      DJ Paine's Auto News            Australia            17       127        2,764

36         twitter.com/MrBijou          Sean Hernandez                 Texas               16       570       12,497

37        twitter.com/rkeytech77                                                           16        0          0

38         twitter.com/TRSM86               TRSM86                  terradabroa            16       256        9,859

39       twitter.com/2manyletters           Cupcake                                        16       132       21,227

40       twitter.com/HesSoPoetic       Dante J [The Poet]          New York City           16      1,092      36,438

41        twitter.com/l1brat1on            l1brat1on               Worldwide, TX           15       130       17,825

42      twitter.com/Forevafresh22                                                          15        0          0

43      twitter.com/latest_playlist        kawasemi                    Tokyo               15        9         1,540

44       twitter.com/littlemsolive           よっちゃん                   プチ・トリアノン              15       315        4,459

45          twitter.com/flpsmd         filippos paratiritis       Athens, Greece           14        63        1,428

46         twitter.com/nige1977            Nigel Lee                Barnsley UK            14        19        1,064

47        twitter.com/HottCuttie            Sammi D                                        14        55        1,328

48        twitter.com/fyokonoa        FM ヨコハマ Now On Air         Yokomaha 84.7MHz          14       338       22,536

49      twitter.com/xLong_Strokesx                                                         14        0          0

50      twitter.com/thetoilettunes     Toilet Tunes Twit              Seattle              13       844       88,215

51     twitter.com/PauTwiSagaFREAK      Pauline Calma ♥             Philippines            13      1,206        0

52        twitter.com/TropicsZ4           Will Tropics            Florida, U.S.A.          13      6,274      46,325

53       twitter.com/bkmacdaddy       bkmacdaddy designs         San Francisco, CA         13      11,589     67,634

54       twitter.com/DISCOxjunkie          Jaleesa S                Toronto, ON            13       324       18,038

55       twitter.com/syranez_np         syranez' mjusik                sparta              13        31        2,913

56         twitter.com/Lisapar                Lisa                    Scotland             13       120        1,962

57       twitter.com/Music__Girl             Melody            I'm sitting on my cloud     13        85         0

58      twitter.com/dollarsandtwits    Dollars and Twiits!     Dark Side of the Moon       12       118        3,861

59        twitter.com/Coffeenuts          Coffeenuts                  Indiana              12       326       21,541

60         twitter.com/kodzafox       Colin Muchirahondo      Harare, Zimbabwe, Africa     12        18        343


                          Figure 8 (continued): Top 60 Users tweeting about Alicia Keys




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Shared Twitter Links
This section lists the most popular urls in tweets mentioning Alicia Keys during this period.




           URL                                                                                 Rank   Tweets

           http://www.last.fm/music/Alicia+Keys                                                 1      296

           http://tinysong.com/ccdX                                                             2      109

           http://www.tunewiki.com/                                                             3       79

           http://tinysong.com/8QBw                                                             4       68

           http://www.last.fm/music/Jay-Z/_/Empire State of Mind (feat. Alicia Keys)            5       53

           http://www.last.fm/music/Alicia Keys/_/Try Sleeping with a Broken Heart              6       38

           http://www.last.fm/music/Alicia Keys/_/Empire State Of Mind (Part II) Broken Down    7       37

           http://www.last.fm/music/Alicia Keys/_/Un-thinkable (I%27m Ready)                    8       28

           http://soc.li/8MN5H8c                                                                9       26

           http://www.last.fm/music/Jay-Z                                                       10      24

           http://tinysong.com/6Py1                                                             11      22

           http://www.last.fm/music/Alicia Keys/_/Doesn%27t Mean Anything                       12      19

           http://www.last.fm/music/Drake/_/Fireworks (feat. Alicia Keys)                       13      15

           http://slacker.com/r/KtM2                                                            14      15

           http://www.tunewiki.com/t/1embe                                                      15      14

           http://tinysong.com/cl9b                                                             16      14

           http://www.last.fm/music/Alicia Keys/_/Love Is Blind                                 17      13

           http://www.tweekly.fm/user/DISCOxjunkie                                              18      12

           http://www.tweekly.fm/user/Lisapar                                                   19      12

           http://www.foxytunes.com/artist/alicia+keys/track/unthinkable+(im+ready)             20      12

           http://www.last.fm/music/Alicia+Keys/_/Rapture                                       21      12

           http://www.tweekly.fm/user/ederrodrigues                                             22      11

           http://www.tweekly.fm/user/filipeduran                                               23      11

           http://www.last.fm/music/Alicia Keys/_/Put It in a Love Song (feat. Beyoncé)        24      11

           http://tinysong.com/c9wh                                                             25      11

           http://www.tweekly.fm/user/HesSoPoetic                                               26      10

           http://tinysong.com/6XS7                                                             27      10


                            Figure 9: Top Shared Links on Twitter mentioning Alicia Keys




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URL                                                                                                       Rank   Tweets

http://tinysong.com/6Zw9                                                                                   28      10

http://www.last.fm/music/Alicia Keys/_/No One                                                              29      10

http://www.last.fm/music/Alicia Keys/_/Try Sleeping With A Broken Heart                                    30      9

http://tinysong.com/alke                                                                                   31      9

http://ax.search.itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZSearch.woa/wa/search?term=Love%20Is%20Blind&media=mus...    32      9

http://soc.li/4M2e3EB                                                                                      33      9

/profile/CheddarChad/blip/32601308/Alicia+Keys–Try+Sleeping+With+a+Broken+Heart+++Lyrics+(+OFFICIA...      34      8

http://ax.search.itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZSearch.woa/wa/search?term=Try%20Sleeping%20With%20A%2...    35      8

http://tl.gd/18a07a                                                                                        36      8

http://www.tunewiki.com/t/1ckf2                                                                            37      8

http://tinysong.com/eYk1                                                                                   38      8

http://www.last.fm/music/Alicia Keys/_/Like You%27ll Never See Me Again                                    39      8

http://tinysong.com/c9Ry                                                                                   40      8

http://www.tunewiki.com/t/1glhr                                                                            41      8

http://www.tweekly.fm/user/JazzeeJEF                                                                       42      7

http://www.tweekly.fm/user/BenjaminGell                                                                    43      7

http://www.foxytunes.com/artist/alicia+keys+ft+keyshia+cole/track/nobody                                   44      7

http://www.last.fm/music/Jack+White+%26+Alicia+Keys/_/Another Way to Die                                   45      7

http://www.last.fm/music/Drake/_/Fireworks (Ft. Alicia Keys)                                               46      7

http://www.newhitradio.com                                                                                 47      7

http://www.last.fm/music/Alicia Keys/_/Fallin'                                                             48      7

http://www.tunewiki.com/t/1jv75                                                                            49      7

http://tln.kr/28ld                                                                                         50      7

http://foxytunes.com/artist/alicia+keys/track/love+is+my+disease                                           51      6

http://2dj.me/Qngb                                                                                         52      6

http://youtu.be/0UjsXo9l6I8                                                                                53      6

http://www.jango.com/stations/212471642/tunein?song_id=320456                                              54      6

http://www.foxytunes.com/artist/jay-z/track/empire+state+of+mind+(feat.+alicia+keys)                       55      6

http://www.tweekly.fm/user/carlaNM                                                                         56      6

http://www.last.fm/music/Alicia Keys/_/That%27s How Strong My Love Is                                      57      6

http://www.last.fm/music/Alicia Keys/_/Empire State Of Mind (Part II)                                      58      6

http://www.last.fm/music/Alicia Keys/_/Wait Til You See My Smile                                           59      6

http://www.tweekly.fm/user/lorenaf                                                                         60      6


                           Figure 9 (continued): Top Shared Links on Twitter mentioning Alicia Keys




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News Coverage

News Popularity
This section shows the total number of music articles mentioning Alicia Keys during this time
period and the overall rank of Alicia Keys when compared to similar artists.




                                                        Artist                Rank    Articles     Share

                                                        Drake                  1st     6,256     0.182%
26th Overall Rank                                       Jay-Z                 2nd      4,576     0.133%

                                                        Nicki Minaj            5th     2,941     0.086%

                                                        Rihanna                8th     2,317     0.068%
1,513 Articles                                          Kanye West            12th     2,011     0.059%

                                                        Alicia Keys           26th     1,513     0.044%

                                                        The Black Eyed Peas   135th     606      0.018%
0.044% Share                                            Shakira               240th     408      0.012%


                                                             Figure 10: News Coverage Comparison




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                                  Figure 11: News Coverage over Time




      Alicia Keys             Jay-Z                         Rihanna                      Kanye West



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News Comparison
This section compares the number of music articles mentioning Alicia Keys during this time
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      Alicia Keys            Jay-Z                         Rihanna



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Mainstream Chart vs Sentiment

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                         Figure 13: Alicia Keys Chart Popularity vs News Sentiment + Volume



This chart presents a comparison of mainstream chart popularity versus news sentiment and
volume. It is useful in visualizing the impact of news coverage on chart position. The top chart
illustrates the chart movement in Red. The Sentiment trend in Orange below is represented as a
bar chart illustrating the cumulative sentiment thoughout the time period. Below zero indicates
negative sentiment, above zero indicates positive sentiment at that point in time. The Green bar
chart displays the number of articles published mentioning Alicia Keys that day.




      Chart Popularity              News volume



      Sentiment trend




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Top Publishers


   Idolator


   Spin


   Prefix Magazine                   Top Publishers

   2dopeboyz


   popbytes

                           Figure 14: Top Publishers related to Alicia Keys
   The Smoking Section


   Other                           Top Publishers         Mentions

                                   Idolator                 37

                                   Spin                     27

                                   Prefix Magazine          20

                                   2dopeboyz                16

                                   popbytes                  8

                                   The Smoking Section       8

                                   Pitchfork                 7

                                   wongie's music world      6

                                   Clash Music               6

                                   SOULBOUNCE.COM            5

                                   NME - News                4

                                   Pretty Much Amazing       4

                                   8/1                       3

                                   Chrome Kids               3

                                   Beyond Race               3


                         Figure 15: Most frequently mentioned Top Publishers




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Top News Publishers

      Publisher                                                                        Rank   Articles

      Idolator - http://www.idolator.com/                                               1       37

      Spin - http://www.spin.com/                                                       2       27

      Prefix Magazine - http://prefixmag.com                                            3       20

      2dopeboyz - http://2dopeboyz.com                                                  4       16

      popbytes - http://www.popbytes.com                                                5        8

      The Smoking Section - http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS                        6        8

      Pitchfork - http://pitchfork.com/                                                 7        7

      wongie's music world - http://wongiesmusicworld.blogspot.com/index.html           8        6

      Clash Music - http://www.clashmusic.com/                                          9        6

      SOULBOUNCE.COM - http://soulbounce.com/                                           10       5

      NME - News - http://www.nme.com/                                                  11       4

      Pretty Much Amazing - http://prettymuchamazing.com/                               12       4

      8/1 - http://hayatbayat.blogspot.com/                                             13       3

      Chrome Kids - http://chromekids.blogspot.com                                      14       3

      Beyond Race - http://www.beyondrace.com/                                          15       3

      :: The Playlist :: - http://theplaylist.blogspot.com/                             16       3

      nah right - http://www.nahright.com/news                                          17       3

      No Rock&Roll Fun - http://xrrf.blogspot.com                                       18       3

      Raised on Indie - http://www.raisedonindie.com/                                   19       3

      stereogum - http://www.stereogum.com/                                             20       3

      Mixtape Maestro - http://mixtapemaestro.net/                                      21       3

      Honorable Media - http://www.honorablemedia.com/blog                              22       3

      Rolling Stone: Album Reviews - http://www.rollingstone.com/                       23       2

      surviving the golden age - http://survivingthegoldenage.blogspot.com              24       2

      Pigeons and Planes - http://pigeonsandplanes.com                                  25       2

      You Sing, I Write - http://yousingiwrite.blogspot.com/                            26       2

      I Like Music - Music News - http://www.ilikemusic.com/rss_feeds/music_news.xml    27       2


                            Figure 16: Top 80 Publishers mentioning Alicia Keys




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Popdose - http://popdose.com                                              28       2

Aural States - http://www.auralstates.com/                                29       2

NME - Blog - http://www.nme.com/                                          30       2

Culture Bully - http://www.culturebully.com                               31       2

KEEM ALL HIPPIES - http://keemallhippies.blogspot.com/                    32       2

Heart on a Stick - http://heartonastick.blog-city.com/                    33       2

Kickin' The Peanuts - http://kickinthepeanuts.com                         34       2

Hidden Track - http://www.glidemagazine.com/hiddentrack                   35       2

Modern Mystery - http://modernmystery.wordpress.com                       36       1

bridging the atlantic - http://bridgingtheatlantic.blogspot.com/          37       1

Achtung Baby! - http://luna.typepad.com/weblog/                           38       1

Analog Giant - http://analoggiant.blogspot.com                            39       1

blouse - http://blousesydney.blogspot.com/                                40       1

EAR FARM - http://earfarm.com                                             41       1

Letters Have No Arms! - http://letterarms.blogspot.com/                   42       1

the torture garden - http://thetorturegarden.blogspot.com                 43       1

Celestronica & Friends Variety Hour - http://celestronica.blogspot.com    44       1

Country Standard Time News - http://www.countrystandardtime.com/          45       1

Tastes Like Caramel - http://tasteslikecaramel.blogspot.com/              46       1

The Ripple Effect - http://ripplemusic.blogspot.com/                      47       1

CHROMEMUSIC - http://www.chromemusic.de                                   48       1

PopBuzz Music Blog - http://www.todaynetwork.com.au/                      49       1

Pop Headwound - http://popheadwound.blogspot.com/index.html               50       1

Hi-Fi Heart - http://hifiheart.blogspot.com/                              51       1

Pop Tarts Suck Toasted - http://poptartssucktoasted.blogspot.com          52       1

The Late Greats - http://staergetaleht.blogspot.com                       53       1

Consequence of Sound - http://www.consequenceofsound.net/                 54       1

fluo kids - http://fluokids.blogspot.com                                  55       1

It's a trap! Scandinavian music - http://itsatrap.com/index.php           56       1

das klienicum - http://dasklienicum.blogspot.com/                         57       1

Shimmy Shimmy - http://shimmyshimmyyay.blogspot.com/                      58       1

Smetnjak - http://www.smetnjak.si/                                        59       1

DoucheBagFace - http://www.dbf-music.com/                                 60       1

Certified Banger - http://certifiedbanger.blogspot.com                    61       1

Sweeping The Nation - http://sweepingthenation.blogspot.com/              62       1

The Music Slut - http://themusicslut.com                                  63       1

Punkreas.org - http://www.punkreas.org                                    64       1

funkism - http://youfunkinloveit.blogspot.com                             65       1


            Figure 16 (continued): Top 80 Publishers mentioning Alicia Keys




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Publisher                                                   Rank   Articles

You Sound Like A Robot - http://yousoundlikearobot.com       66       1

Metal Lungies - http://www.metallungies.com                  67       1

Pasta Primavera - http://pastaprima.net                      68       1

The Fast Life - http://www.thefastlife.org                   69       1

MTV Newsroom - http://newsroom.mtv.com/                      70       1

Here comes the flood - http://blogger.xs4all.nl/werksman/    71       1

MUZORAMA - http://muzorama.blogspot.com/                     72       1

brooklynvegan - http://www.brooklynvegan.com/                73       1

Rollo & Grady - http://www.rollogrady.com                    74       1

HitFix - http://www.hitfix.com/                              75       1

FANTASTIC WEAPON - http://www.fantasticweapon.com            76       1

brugo - http://broogo.blogspot.com/                          77       1

Reggae Music TV - http://jamaicanmusictv.com                 78       1

Discobelle.net - http://www.discobelle.net                   79       1

IckMusic - http://ickmusic.com                               80       1


   Figure 16 (continued): Top 80 Publishers mentioning Alicia Keys




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Best 5 News Days

1   27 May 2010 : 71 articles

    Popular Articles this Day
    pop nosh: blissfully ignorant
    popbytes, 27 May 2010
    † gratuitous insincere tom cruise photo of the day agent bedhead † kendra wilkinson sex tape out
    today (see trailer here, NSFW) egotastic † sandra bullock will be attending MTV's ...


    Drake: "Fireworks" f. Alicia Keys
    Prefix Magazine, 27 May 2010
    Unfortunately, no, this is not an Animal Collective cover. It's the opening track to the much-hyped
    Thank Me Later , featuring Drake once again lamenting a lost love over a ...


    Drake feat. Alicia Keys “Fireworks”
    XXLMag.com, 27 May 2010
    Drake finds a spark with Alicia Keys...


    **NEW MUSIC** DRAKE feat. ALICIA KEYS "Fireworks"
    Global Grind, 27 May 2010
    Click here to listen & leave comments.


    Drake – Fireworks (feat. Alicia Keys)
    OnSmash, 27 May 2010
    Fresh off the “Un-Thinkable (Remix)” with Alicia Keys (which has been getting heavy spins since it
    dropped), Alicia Keys joins Drake on the intro to his upcoming Thank Me Later ...


    Drake f. Alicia Keys - Fireworks
    HipHopDX, 26 May 2010
    Continue


    pop nosh: jennifer aniston fans will love this ...
    popbytes, 26 May 2010
    † angelina jolie might be 'the wicked witch of the west' hollywood life † ashlee simpson makes her
    sister jessica look huge! seriously? omg! wtf? † perez is late - ...


    Drake Ft. Alicia Keys - Fireworks (NEW)
    ShowHype, 27 May 2010
    Fireworks is a new hot track performed by Drake joint forces with Alicia Keys off Drake's debut
    studio album, Thank Me Later expected for released on June 15, 2010. — ...




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    Drake Ft. Alicia Keys - Fireworks (NEW)
    Hip Hop Blips, 27 May 2010
    Fireworks is a new hot track performed by Drake joint forces with Alicia Keys off Drake's debut
    studio album, Thank Me Later expected for released on June 15, 2010. — ...


    Drake Ft. Alicia Keys - Fireworks (NEW)
    MusicBlips, 27 May 2010
    Fireworks is a new hot track performed by Drake joint forces with Alicia Keys off Drake's debut
    studio album, Thank Me Later expected for released on June 15, 2010. — ...




2   28 May 2010 : 68 articles

    Popular Articles this Day
    Alicia Keys sings with Kasabian at charity Black Ball
    NME - News, 28 May 2010
    Band members play charity event for Keep A Child Alive


    Reports: Swizz And Alicia Keys Expecting Baby, Engaged To Marry
    AllHipHop.com, 28 May 2010
    Swizz Beatz and Alicia Keys are engaged to be married and representatives for the singer have
    confirmed that the couple is expecting their first child. Gossip writer Jawn Murray announced ...


    Friday's Music Roundup
    Spin, 28 May 2010
    [Updated: 3:24 P.M.] NEWS: TRENT REZNOR 's New Band Releases Free EP Or you can buy an
    enhanced version of the How to Destroy Angels EP, if you're feeling rich. ...


    Gordon in the morning: Sex And The City was a newspaper column once
    No Rock&Roll Fun, 28 May 2010
    To be fair, it's not Gordon's handiwork, but it's leading Bizarre this morning: Coverage of the Sex
    And The City 2 premiere . The headline? Sex 'n the totty Totty? ...


    Alicia Keys Pregnant W/ First Child, Set To Marry Swizz Beatz
    SOHH.com, 28 May 2010
    R&B singer Alicia Keys is officially off the market after announcing being pregnant with her first
    child from soon-to-be husband/producer Swizz Beatz .


    CONFIRMED: Alicia Keys Is Pregnant!
    Global Grind, 28 May 2010
    Congratulations to Swizz Beatz and Alicia Keys as they are expecting their first child...




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    'Sex And The City 2' Playlist: Alicia Keys, Jennifer Hudson, Beyoncé Head
    To The Desert
    MTV Newsroom, 28 May 2010
    The time has finally come to check in with your old New York City-living, cosmo-drinking,
    shoe-buying, boyfriend-loving friends from the hit HBO comedy series "Sex and the City." Today
    marks ...


    pop nosh: blissfully ignorant
    popbytes, 27 May 2010
    † gratuitous insincere tom cruise photo of the day agent bedhead † kendra wilkinson sex tape out
    today (see trailer here, NSFW) egotastic † sandra bullock will be attending MTV's ...


    Drake: "Fireworks" f. Alicia Keys
    Prefix Magazine, 27 May 2010
    Unfortunately, no, this is not an Animal Collective cover. It's the opening track to the much-hyped
    Thank Me Later , featuring Drake once again lamenting a lost love over a ...


    Drake feat. Alicia Keys “Fireworks”
    XXLMag.com, 27 May 2010
    Drake finds a spark with Alicia Keys...




3   21 May 2010 : 58 articles

    Popular Articles this Day
    Drake Album Features Jay-Z, Alicia Keys, Lil Wayne
    Spin, 21 May 2010
    Thank Me Later , the debut full-length from Toronto rapper Drake (due June 15), will be a
    star-studded affair, featuring appearances by hip-hop heavyweights Jay-Z, Alicia Keys, Lil Wayne,
    and ...


    Friday's Music Roundup
    Spin, 21 May 2010
    [Updated: 5:33 P.M.] NEWS: JOANNA NEWSOM Extends U.S. Tour Harp-playing songstress will
    hit the West Coast in July, playing songs off her triple album Have One on Me . [ ...


    Drake Track Listing
    AbsolutePunk, 21 May 2010
    *Drake* (http://www.myspace.com/drake)'s Thank Me Later hits stores June 15th. _Track Listing_
    01) Fireworks (feat. Alicia Keys) 02) Karaoke 03) The Resistance 04) Over 05) Show Me a Good
    Time 06) ...




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    Drake's Star-Studded "Thank Me Later" Tracklisting Leaks Online
    SOHH.com, 21 May 2010
    Young Money artist Drake 's Thank Me Later debut album tracklisting has leaked online and shows
    guest features by Alicia Keys, Nicki Minaj, T.I. and more.


    Drake, Jay-Z, Lil Wayne: Drake Reveals 'Thank Me Later' Track List
    Prefix Magazine, 21 May 2010
    While it's quite as intriguing as the similar news from the Roots , Drake has revealed his Thank Me
    Later track list. It's actually pretty much exactly what you would ...


    Drake – Thank Me Later (Artwork x Tracklist)
    OnSmash, 21 May 2010
    With Drake’s album less than a month away, the official tracklisting for the album has now
    surfaced. With features from Alicia Keys, Jay-Z, The-Dream, Young Jeezy, Nicki Minaj, T.I., Swizz
    ...


    Alicia Keys feat. Drake “Un-thinkable (I’m Ready) [Remix]“
    XXLMag.com, 20 May 2010
    Drake does the unthinkable with Ms. Keys...


    Alicia Keys: "Un-Thinkable (I'm Ready)" f. Drake (Remix)
    Prefix Magazine, 20 May 2010
    Considering the fact he co-wrote this song, it's not too surprising Drake hopped on a remix to Alicia
    Keys' "Un-Thinkable (I'm Ready)." And rather than wait until the third verse, ...


    Alicia Keys – Un-Thinkable (I’m Ready) (Remix) (feat. Drake)
    OnSmash, 20 May 2010
    Word for a couple weeks was that Drake was on the remix to the Alicia Keys single & even though
    it’s just one verse with no changes to the original ...


    Alicia Performs In The UK
    ShowHype, 21 May 2010
    Alicia Keys performed on the opening night of her UK tour at National Indoor Arena in Birmingham,
    England the other night. Does A. Keys look pregnant?? More images to decide ...




4   19 March 2010 : 43 articles

    Popular Articles this Day
    pop nosh: my dogs would not go for this!
    popbytes, 19 March 2010
    † what?! rear gear butt covers for dogs and cats?! tabloid prodigy † jesse james breaks his silence
    ... in case you didn't know † has the oscar best actress ...




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Alicia Keys, Beyonce, Jay-Z, Swiss Beatz: Jay-Z, Beyonce, Swiss Beatz Give
Surprise Performances at Alicia Keys Show
Prefix Magazine, 19 March 2010
Jay-Z and Beyonce love to crash New York concerts, as you can remember from last August's
Grizzly Bear fiasco . Yesterday, the two surprised thousands of fans by joining Alicia ...


Alicia Keys, Beyonce, Jay-Z, Swizz Beatz: Jay-Z, Beyonce, Swizz Beatz Give
Surprise Performances at Alicia Keys Show
Prefix Magazine, 19 March 2010
Jay-Z and Beyonce love to crash New York concerts, as you can remember from last August's
Grizzly Bear fiasco . Yesterday, the two surprised thousands of fans by joining Alicia ...


Alicia Keys, Black Eyed Peas and John Legend to Kick Off World Cup
Artist Direct, 19 March 2010
Alicia Keys, Black Eyed Peas and John Legend will join a smattering of South American and
African musicians for the FIFA World Cup Kick-Off Celebration Concert, which takes place on ...


Out & About: Robin Thicke Celebrates Birthday With Beyonce And Jay-Z In
NYC
ShowHype, 19 March 2010
Beyonce, Jay-Z, and Robin Thicke - Wireimage After joining Alicia Keys on stage for an electrifying
performance of New York City’s famed Madison Square Garden Wednesday night, Beyonce and
Jay-Z ...


Mary J. Blige - Stronger with Each Tear
idiomag, 19 March 2010
Mary J. Blige returns like the elder stateswoman that she is with this, her ninth album, and first
since 2007’s Growing Pains . Released in the States before Christmas, it ...


Alicia Keys & Beyonce Put It In A Love Song in NYC
ShowHype, 19 March 2010
Alicia Keys welcomes Beyonce Knowles as the two perform their new single, “Put It In A Love
Song,” at Alicia ’s Madison Square Garden concert on Wednesday (March 17) in ...


Whitney Houston Disappointed with Today’s Pop Stars
MusicBlips, 19 March 2010
Whitney Houston, who is currently globe-trotting on her “Nothing But Love” world tour, sat down for
an interview while on the road. The 30-year veteran spoke about working with her ...


Alicia Keys Has Jay-Z and Beyonce Knowles as Surprise Guests in Concert
ShowHype, 19 March 2010
Jay-Z joins Alicia Keys in 'Empire State of Mind', while his singer wife appears for 'Put It in a Love
Song' duet performance. — full article at aceshowbiz.com




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    Beyonce Performs With Alicia Keys in Madison Square Garden
    ShowHype, 19 March 2010
    There's no rivalry here! Beyonce joined Alicia Keys onstage last night for a performance of their
    duet, "Put It On A Love Song." Wearing Beyonce-like attire, Mrs. Jay-Z looked amazing. ...




5   22 April 2010 : 34 articles

    Popular Articles this Day
    Mary J. Blige – Stairway To Heaven (Live On American Idol)
    OnSmash, 22 April 2010
    Earlier tonight Mary J. Blige took the stage on American Idol’s special “Idol Gives Back” episode
    and performed Led Zeplin’s classic “Stairway To Heaven.” Travis Barker was on the drums ...


    Zoe Saldana & Alicia Keys – Short Black Dress Babes
    ShowHype, 22 April 2010
    Zoe Saldana and Alicia Keys both stepped out in short black dresses + heels at recent events and
    showed off their skinny & shapely figures. Who’s your favorite hottie in ...


    Video: Alicia Keys Performs “Un-thinkable,” More On American Idol’s Idol
    Gives Back
    ShowHype, 22 April 2010
    Alicia Keys This week’s American Idol mentor, Grammy award winning singer/songwriter Alicia
    Keys , decided to show the contestants and the audience how to do the un-thinkable and more.
    During ...


    Alicia Keys Live Idol Gives Back (video)
    MusicBlips, 22 April 2010
    http://idolonfox.com Alicia Keys Live Idol Gives Back. The results from the previous night's voting
    are revealed and one hopeful is sent home; Elton John, Al... — full article at youtube.com


    Video: Alicia Keys & Mary J. Blige Perform At Idol Gives Back 2010
    MusicBlips, 22 April 2010
    Alicia Keys, Mary J. Blige, Black Eyed Peas and more performed songs from their new albums at
    Idol Gives Back 2010, a charitable campaign concert and fundraiser that took place ...


    Video: Alicia Keys & Mary J. Blige Perform At Idol Gives Back 2010
    Hip Hop Blips, 22 April 2010
    Alicia Keys, Mary J. Blige, Black Eyed Peas and more performed songs from their new albums at
    Idol Gives Back 2010, a charitable campaign concert and fundraiser that took place ...




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Alicia Keys & Mary J. Blige Performs At Idol Gives Back 2010
ShowHype, 22 April 2010
Alicia Keys & Mary J. Blige both performed at this year’s American Idol Gives Back 2010 — full
article at defpenradio718.com


American Idol Season 9 Episode 33 – Idol Gives Back
ShowHype, 22 April 2010
Episode Guide American Idol Season 9 Episode 33 – Idol Gives Back Airdate: 21 April 2010
Summary: Celebrities join the contestants to raise money for charity; scheduled performers include
Alicia ...


Lee Dewyze New song - The Boxer
ShowHype, 22 April 2010
The Boxer is a new hot track recorded by Lee Dewyze for the American Idol Season 9 inspirational
songs week cover Simon and Garfunkel classic mentored by Alicia Keys for ...


Lee Dewyze New song - The Boxer
Hip Hop Blips, 22 April 2010
The Boxer is a new hot track recorded by Lee Dewyze for the American Idol Season 9 inspirational
songs week cover Simon and Garfunkel classic mentored by Alicia Keys for ...




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News Activity

Most Shared Articles
This section lists the articles mentioning Alicia Keys that were shared the most on Twitter during
this period.




         the songs of 2009
 1       the torture garden, 13 January 2010
         So here we are, my favourite songs of the year. What be they? How sound them? All is revealed. I
         think what strikes me about the music of the last ...
         Entities mentioned: A Classic Education, A House, ADULT., Alicia Keys, Animal Collective, Annie,
         Auld Lang Syne, Beat Radio, Before Their Eyes, Bell Orchestre, Bibio, Blue Roses, Braid, Burial,
         Burial Four Tet, Cartoons, cathy davey, Colour, Cortney Tidwell, Cursed

         Best & Worst Moments of SXSW: Day 2
 2       Spin, 20 March 2010
         BEST WARM AND FUZZY FEELINGS: BROKEN SOCIAL SCENE "Good luck, America," BSS
         frontman Kevin Drew told a late-night crowd at Stubb's, "I believe in you through all this shit, I ...
         Entities mentioned: A House, Albert Hammond Jr., Albert Hammond, Jr., Alicia Keys, Arthur
         Russell, Avi Buffalo, Band of Horses, Banjo Or Freakout, Ben Kweller, Bjork, Blur, Bolt, Broken
         Social Scene, Cameo, Coldplay, Cymbals Eat Guitars, Dan Black, Danger Mouse, Dannii
         Minogue, Elliott Smith

         Monday's Music Roundup
 3       Spin, 11 January 2010
         [Updated: 5:57 P.M.] NEWS: M.I.A. on New Album: "No Gimmicks" Singer/MC talks about the
         follow-up to her 2008 smash, Kala , which might arrive as early as this spring. [ ...
         Entities mentioned: A-Trak, Alicia Keys, Amy Winehouse, Blink 182, Blonde Redhead, Darlings,
         Diplo, dirty projectors, Dj Sneak, FLOOD, G-Unit, Ghostface, Groove Armada, Jack White, Jimi
         Hendrix, Jimi Hendrix Experience, Kanye West, Kings of Leon, Lil Wayne, Lloyd

         Monday's Music Roundup
 4       Spin, 25 January 2010
         [Updated: 5:46 P.M.] NEWS: DRAKE , KE$HA , MOTION CITY SOUNDTRACK Added to
         Bamboozle Lineup Relient K, Minus the Bear, and more will also rock the East Rutherford, NJ, fest
         ...
         Entities mentioned: Aerosmith, Alicia Keys, Beach House, Beck, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club,
         Bruce Springsteen, Cat Power, Cold War Kids, Coldplay, Dave Matthews, Devo, Drake, Erykah
         Badu, Gong, Grizzly Bear, Hot Chip, Jay-Z, Joan Jett, Kevin Devine, LCD Soundsystem




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    pop nosh: blissfully ignorant
5   popbytes, 27 May 2010
    † gratuitous insincere tom cruise photo of the day agent bedhead † kendra wilkinson sex tape out
    today (see trailer here, NSFW) egotastic † sandra bullock will be attending MTV's ...
    Entities mentioned: 50 cent, Adorable, Alicia Keys, Bow Wow, Britney Spears, Jesse James,
    Jessica Simpson, Madonna, Moss, Nicole Scherzinger, Swizz Beatz, Tennis, The Prodigy, WTF!?

    Alicia Keys feat Shyne “Unthinkable” (Freestyle)
6   XXLMag.com, 15 April 2010
    Po throws a jab at 50 Cent on his latest freestyle...
    Entities mentioned: 50 cent, Alicia Keys




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News Highlights
This section includes the most repeated statements in the music press about Alicia Keys month
by month during this period.




January
"Alicia Keys is already heating up the charts with her latest album The Element of Freedom
and now she's getting set to heat up the World ..."
Thu 07/01 - Alicia Keys Goes Live - idiomag

"Alicia Keys has a new record out, titled The Element of Freedom, which she is doing her
best to promote despite being eclipsed by the ubiquity ..."
Mon 11/01 - Alicia Keys: "Empire State of Mind" (Live on SNL) (Video) - Prefix Magazine

"Alicia Keys also appear in the Top 10. [ Billboard ] JOANNA NEWSOM Announces New
Album The freak-folk queen's third full length, "Have One On Me," ..."
Wed 13/01 - Wednesday's Music Roundup - Spin

"Alicia Keys is still promoting the hell out of her Element of Freedom album, hitting AOL
Sessions recently to do an electronics-heavy set that included current ..."
Sat 16/01 - "Try Sleeping with a Broken Heart" (Live On AOL Sessions) (Video) - Prefix Magazine

"Alicia Keys is engaged i'm not obsessed « » doutzen kroes is seriously fit for victoria's
secret hollywood rag « » is jon bon jovi losing ..."
Thu 28/01 - pop nosh: into the light - popbytes

"Alicia Keys to Beyonce as the stars illustrate Grammy night's signature poses, and don't
miss the performance art of awkward-pose trailblazers like Madonna, Bono, and Kelly ..."
Sat 30/01 - PHOTOS: Artists Posing Awkwardly With Their Grammys - Idolator

"Alicia Keys have all been named the Best New Artist [.."
Sat 30/01 - 2010 GRAMMY Winner Predictions: Best New Artist and Song of the Year - Hit Music Academy


February
"Alicia Keys is celebrating her first U.K. No. 1 album, after "The Element of Freedom"
(J/Sony Music Entertainment) moved up one place on the new Official ..."
Mon 08/02 - Alicia Keys Scores First U.K. No. 1 Album - Billboard Biz




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"Alicia Keys have been spotted in Brazil, filming the video for their collaboration 'Put It in a
Love Song'. One of the scenes for the video ..."
Wed 10/02 - Sneak Peek at Beyonce Knowles Alicia Keys 'Put It in a Love Song' (VIDEO) - Unreality Shout -
Music section

"Alicia Keys is to perform with Jay-Z at the BRIT Awards in London on Feb. 16"
Thu 11/02 - Alicia Keys, Jay-Z To Duet At BRIT Awards - Billboard Biz

"Alicia Keys to the performance. Which is like making a apple pie better by hiding a dead
hamster in it. Still, nice of Jay-Z to capture ..."
Wed 17/02 - Liveblog: Brits 2010 - No Rock Fun

"Alicia Keys also made the trip across the Atlantic to put in a special appearance at a
ceremony that commemorated the 30 th year of the ..."
Wed 17/02 - Jay-Z: "Empire State of Mind" feat. Alicia Keys (Live at the Brit Awards) (Video) - Prefix
Magazine

"Alicia Keys Says Fans Can Expect More Music From Latest Album [Billboard] The
Sexiest…Font [Vulture] Gmail Retires Some Gmail Labs [.."
Fri 26/02 - 2.26 The Cooler - The Smoking Section


March
"Alicia Keys was embroiled in a relatively sleazy scandal. The scandal didn’t become epic,
and splashed all over the tabloids, but it still dinged her reputation ..."
Wed 17/03 - “Homewreckers” Alicia Keys Swizz Beats make their first public appearance - ShowHype

"Alicia Keys will be joined by a host of South American and African music stars for the
FIFA World Cup Kick-Off Celebration Concert"
Wed 17/03 - Alicia Keys, Black Eyed Peas To Kick Off World Cup - Billboard Biz

"Alicia Keys has proven to be more than just a young woman with big pipes who could
tickle the ivories, she is an R legend in ..."
Fri 19/03 - PHOTOS: The 21 Most Insanely Gorgeous Pics Of Alicia Keys Ever Taken - Idolator

"Alicia Keys will be joining Shakira and The Black Eyed Peas in performing at the FIFA
World Cup Kick-Off Celebration Concert in June. Nice! The concert ..."
Fri 19/03 - Alicia Keys To Kick Off The World Cup! - ShowHype




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"Alicia Keys to perform “Put It In A Love Song” at Keys’ concert at MSG. Bee looked great,
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Fri 19/03 - Alicia Keys Beyoncé Perform “Put It In A Love Song” @ MSG NYC - I Wont STFU

"Alicia Keys is massive. But she's not a massive idiot. This is rare for a young (age 29)
superstar. .."
Sun 21/03 - No gossip girl - Boston Herald

"Alicia Keys were ENGAGED. We also told you that UNTIL Swizzy's divorce was
FINALIZED, they would keep things under wraps. — full article at mediatakeout"
Wed 31/03 - Alicia Keys Is Now Wearing Her ENGAGEMENT RING Publicly!!! (EXCLUSIVE Pics inside) -
ShowHype

"Alicia Keys to perform at the 30th Anniversary Silver Rose Gala Auction. The event will be
held Sunday, April 18, 2010 at the Beverly Hills ..."
Wed 31/03 - Alicia Keys to Perform at Jenesse 30th Anniversary Silver Rose Gala Auction - Hip Hop Press

"Alicia Keys to write “Another Way To Die” for Quantum of Solace in 2008, and now it
seems the makers of the franchise are eyeing up ..."
Wed 31/03 - Lady GaGa: Lady Gaga May Be Writing The New James Bond Theme - Prefix Magazine


April
"Alicia Keys have decided to scrap the idea. Citing lack of knowledge for what is
considered “the world’s game,” Keys explained, “If we did a record ..."
Thu 01/04 - DX News Bits: Jay-Z Alicia Keys, Pharrell's New Website - HipHopDX

"Alicia Keys have in common? They've all been immortalized by photographer Diana
Levine. Based out of New York City, Diana has had the opportunity to photograph ..."
Fri 02/04 - Kim Kardashian Is the 'Hardest Working Person' Says Celeb Photog Diana Levine - ShowHype

"Alicia Keys is currently working on a new single and video for “Un-thinkable (I’m Ready)”,
a new single from “Element of Freedom”, which features Drake. Alicia ..."
Tue 06/04 - Alicia Keys Delays “Put It in a Love Song” Video for Drake - MusicBlips

"Alicia Keys is also prepping to shoot 'Un-Thinkable (I'm Ready)' music video and premiere
it before the Beyonce Knowles-featuring clip. — full article at aceshowbiz"
Tue 06/04 - Alicia Keys Holds 'Put It in a Love Song' Video to Release Drake-Assisted Single - ShowHype




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"Alicia Keys is looking for a new blogger for her website IAAS.com (I Am Super) and she’s
teaming up with Monster.com to find the right candidate. ..."
Tue 06/04 - [Tech]: Alicia Keys Uses Monster.com to Find New Blogger - Hip Hop Blips

"Alicia Keys is looking to hire a “Head Blogger” for her new website IAAS.com , aka
IAmASuperWoman.com . The 29-year-old singer/songwriter says , “With IAAS.com, I’ll ..."
Wed 07/04 - Alicia Keys Hiring Blogger on Monster.com - ShowHype

"Alicia Keys is offering YOU a chance to be the head blogger for her new site IAAS.com (I
Am A Superwoman) -- Get ready for your ..."
Wed 07/04 - IAAS.com - Today Is The Day (video) - ShowHype

"Alicia Keys has partnered with Monster.com, the leading job matching engine, for the
launch of the IAAS.com Super Search powered by Monster.com - a national hunt ..."
Wed 07/04 - Alicia Keys Partners with Monster.com in Job Search for Head Blogger of Her Upcoming
Website IAAS.com (I Am A Super Woman) - Hip Hop Press

"Alicia Keys is looking for someone. In particular, a writer to serve as head blogger for a
new website, IAAS.com (aka I Am A Superwoman), that ..."
Wed 07/04 - Need a Job? Alicia Keys Has One for You! - ShowHype

"Alicia Keys was also making babies with Russian singers! A news story on a Russian
music website claims Swizz Beatz has a two year old daughter ..."
Wed 07/04 - Swizz Beatz...uh, uh, uh... - MusicBlips

"Alicia Keys announced to concertgoers that Paula has given birth to a healthy baby boy
— presumably [.."
Wed 07/04 - Robin Thicke Paula Patton Proud Parents of Baby Boy - YK2 Daily

"Alicia Keys is postponing the release of her much-anticipated collaboration with
BEYONCE until the summer (10) - so she can put out a track with Canadian ..."
Wed 07/04 - Alicia Keys - Keys Beyonce Duet Delayed - ShowHype

"Alicia Keys is set to produce and star in an adaptation of "The House At Sugar Beach",
based on the NY Times journalist Helene Cooper's memoir. ..."
Wed 07/04 - Alicia Keys Eyeing Lead Role In 'The House At Sugar Beach' - :: The Playlist ::

"Alicia Keys were yelling about. The original track is intriguing enough but with the addition
of Nas’ vocals on this remix, it becomes an even more ..."
Thu 08/04 - Gil Scott-Heron (feat. Nas) - New York Is Killing Me - Nietzsche Said It Best

"Alicia Keys is my superwoman! She is giving away an amazing job offer to become her
Head Blogger for her new website IamaSuperWoman.com . This is ..."
Thu 08/04 - Alicia Keys Wants You To Work For Her! - MusicBlips




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"Alicia Keys announced Wednesday that she’ll delay releasing her duet with Beyoncé to
instead push “Un-Thinkable” with Drake . Drake is hot right now and you ..."
Thu 08/04 - Alicia Keys passes on Beyonce duet for Drake!! - Hip Hop Blips

"Alicia Keys will be just a few of the big-name artists at this year’s Essence Music Festival,
which will be held at the New Orleans Superdome ..."
Fri 09/04 - 2010 Essence Music Festival Announced - Beyond Race

"Alicia Keys is pulling the same shit down in Brazil. Actually I don't really give a shit, ... —
full article at thegrumpiest"
Sat 10/04 - Alicia Keys Secret Bikini Pictures - ShowHype

"Alicia Keys also helped with the project, which Rae says she did out of love and kindness.
Still, the Massacre didn't leave Method Man incredibly happy. ..."
Mon 12/04 - Raekwon Speaks On Wu-Tang Clan "Love" "Animosity" - HipHopDX

"Alicia Keys is already planning her next moves, which may include a re-release of her
latest album. “We have been having conversations and talks about that,” ..."
Mon 12/04 - Alicia Keys Eyes ‘Freedom’ Re-Release - MusicBlips


May
"Alicia Keys has said that she won’t record a song if she can’t sing it live. The singer insists
that she never uses technology to improve ..."
Tue 04/05 - Alicia Keys Says She’ll Never Use Auto-Tune - MusicBlips

"Alicia Keys have had a close working relationship for many years. Their first big project
was the 2006 Grammys when the designer custom a plunging black ..."
Sat 08/05 - Giorgio Armani Designs Custom Wardrobe For Alicia Keys’ “The Element of Freedom” European
tour - ShowHype

"Alicia Keys were expecting their first child together. — full article at mediatakeout"
Tue 11/05 - CONFIRMED!!!! Alicia Keys Is Pregnant!! (Pics Inside) - ShowHype

"Alicia Keys is expecting her first child. The 29-year-old Grammy Award-winning artist
sparked baby rumors after she was spotted with a rounder belly during a concert ..."
Tue 11/05 - Is Alicia Keys Pregnant? - ShowHype

"Alicia Keys was performing in the Netherlands on the 8th and some new pictures were
released of her performance showing a protruding tummy. We guess that ..."
Tue 11/05 - It’s True! Alicia Is Showing A Gut Full Of Human… PREGNANT! - MusicBlips




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"Alicia Keys to promote the widely popular Samsung DualView family of digital cameras.
The new campaign.."
Thu 13/05 - Samsung Partners with Alicia Keys to Promote Award-Winning DualView Compact Digital
Cameras - Hip Hop Press

"Alicia Keys has just premiered the video for her new single Un-thinkable (I'm Ready) . The
track is the third North American single from her The ..."
Thu 13/05 - Alicia Keys explores interracial relationships through the decades on new single Un-thinkable
(I'm Ready) - Unreality Shout - Music section

"Alicia Keys will appear on the Thank Me Later opening track. Thank Me Later in stores
June 15th. via RR — full article at herfection"
Sat 15/05 - Drake Confirms Alicia Keys On “Fireworks” - Hip Hop Blips

"Alicia Keys will appear on “Fireworks” which serves as the intro on his upcoming debut
album, Thank Me Later, Drake brought out special guests Nicki Minaj, ..."
Sat 15/05 - Video: Drake brings out Nicki Minaj x Soulja Boy x Nipsey Hussle in LA - Hip Hop Blips

"Alicia Keys to take a step up only to take 20 back. Just when she was working her way
back into my good graces with the ..."
Sat 15/05 - Do Not Get Caught Up In Alicia Keys' 'Rapture' - SOULBOUNCE.COM

"Alicia Keys will appear as a guest on his forthcoming debut album during the Los Angeles
stop of his Away From Home tour on Thursday night. ..."
Sat 15/05 - Drake Reveals Alicia Keys Collaboration On Thank Me Later - MusicBlips

"Alicia Keys has a new video for her song “Unthinkable”. On very rare occasions I watch a
making of a video but this particular one got ..."
Mon 17/05 - Watch: Alicia Keys- Unthinkable - Honorable Media

"Alicia Keys is currently on tour supporting her latest album The Element of Freedom,
released last December. Yesterday she stopped by Later…With Jools Holland to perform
..."
Wed 19/05 - Watch Alicia Keys on Jools Holland - AUX TV

"Alicia Keys would be joining him on the Thank Me Later intro, “Fireworks.” Alicia Keys
feat. Drake - Un-Thinkable (I’m Ready) (Remix) | Mediafire Props to ..."
Thu 20/05 - Alicia Keys feat. Drake - Un-Thinkable (I’m Ready) (Remix) - NahRight

"Alicia Keys was among the list of artists who performed last night at Radio 1’s Big
Weekend in Bangor, Wales. Above Ms. Keys performs “Empire State ..."
Sun 23/05 - Alicia Keys Live At Radio 1’s Big Weekend [Video] - YK2 Daily




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"Alicia Keys has yet to confirm or deny the reports of her being pregnant with her first child
with boyfriend, Swizz Beatz . But since the ..."
Tue 25/05 - More Baby Bump Pictures Of Alicia Keys - ShowHype

"Alicia Keys is looking very pregnant these days ... pop on the pop † lindsay lohan's
SCRAM ankle bracelet looks like this ... celebrity smack † ..."
Wed 26/05 - pop nosh: jennifer aniston fans will love this ... - popbytes

"Alicia Keys is looking very pregnant these days. A. Keys originally just looked bloated, but
now she appears to be in her first trimester at least. ..."
Wed 26/05 - Alicia Keys Pregnant: Baby Bump Pics Don't Lie - ShowHype

"Alicia Keys was photographed heading back to her hotel. With her was her mega
producer boyfriend, Swizz Beatz . Alicia has been the topic of several ..."
Wed 26/05 - Out About: Alicia Keys And Swizz Beatz Head To London Hotel - ShowHype

"Alicia Keys was spotted hand in hand with her boyfriend, super producer Swizz Beatz , as
they arrived at UK’s London Hotel on Tuesday night (May ..."
Thu 27/05 - Alicia Keys Belts Her Bump? - ShowHype


June
"Alicia Keys is engaged and expecting, but — in addition to providing the hook for Drake’s
opening track “Fireworks” — the superwoman is hard at work ..."
Tue 01/06 - Alicia Keys Tour Rolls On, And We’re Still Fallin’ For Her - Idolator

"Alicia Keys would be pregnant before Bey. Another one of her and Swizzy below: Global
Grind — full article at necolebitchie"
Mon 07/06 - Alicia Keys’ Pregnancy Glow… - Hip Hop Blips

"Alicia Keys was spotted at Santa Cruz de Tenerife airport yesterday with Swizz Beatz .
She is really starting to show. Wonder how that morning sickness ..."
Mon 07/06 - Alicia Keys in Spain with her man and baby bump! - Hip Hop Blips

"Alicia Keys will officially tying the knot and are expecting a baby, SOHH hit up the
producer's close friend Sean Garett to get his reaction to ..."
Tue 08/06 - Sean Garrett Toasts To Swizz Beatz Alicia Keys' Engagement, "I'm Happy My Man Found Love"
- SOHH.com

"Alicia Keys will be featured on http://www.BrandMakerNews.com -- to highlight.."
Thu 10/06 - The Blueprint for Urban Entrepreneurs Spotlights Jay-Z - Hip Hop Press




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"Alicia Keys will be joining them during their first song. Alicia wanted to perform with one of
the.."
Thu 10/06 - BLK JKS to Perform with Alicia Keys at The World Cup, ZOL! Out Today! - Alt Sounds

"Alicia Keys to kick off the 2010 World Cup. The soulful New York songstress will join the
local favorites on stage for a track called 'Too ..."
Thu 10/06 - Alicia Keys and BLK JKS to Kick Off World Cup Festivities - Hip Hop Blips

"Alicia Keys to cover a song by Brenda Fassie and that she brought on intense South
African prog band BLK JKS . And everyone does come ..."
Fri 11/06 - Dear ABC: Regarding the World Cup Kick-Off Celebration Concert - Heart on a Stick

"Alicia Keys to Bafana Bafana’s [.."
Sat 12/06 - Live from South Africa, Day 2: The Priest, The Druid and Bafana Bafana - The FADER

"Alicia Keys has broken her silence on her recent trip to South Africa with fiancee Swizz
Beatz"
Sat 19/06 - Alicia Keys Breaks Silence On Swizz Beatz Their South Africa Trip - SOHH.com

"Alicia Keys was a great choice for a singer, and of course nothing [.."
Sat 19/06 - Album Review- Drake: Thank Me Later - Honorable Media

"Alicia Keys may have thrown a bit of shade at Rihanna in a recent ... — full article at
necolebitchie"
Sat 19/06 - Did Alicia Keys Throw Shade at Rihanna? - Hip Hop Blips

"Alicia Keys has announced two television performances and a headlining concert at the
Essence Music Festival"
Tue 22/06 - Good Morning Alicia Keys - Anti Music

"Alicia Keys has had her unborn child blessed in a traditional Zulu ceremony while in South
Africa for the World Cup. The Grammy award-winning singer, who ..."
Wed 23/06 - Alicia Keys Swizz Beatz African Ceremony/ Baby Blessing - Hip Hop Blips

"Alicia Keys to perform "Empire State of Mind" on Good Morning America Summer Concert
Series Friday, June 25th. With her current single "Un-thinkable (I'm Ready)" claiming ..."
Fri 25/06 - Alicia Keys on TV: Good Morning America Concert Series + BET Awards - Band Weblogs

"Alicia Keys was on Good Morning America Friday June 25th to promote her album "The
Element Of Freedom" which... — full article at youtube"
Sat 26/06 - Alicia Keys - Try Sleeping With A Broken Heart (LIVE on GMA) (video) - Hip Hop Blips




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"Alicia Keys is back in the good ole U.S. of A., and celebrated her return to The States with
a three-song set on Good Morning America. ..."
Sat 26/06 - Alicia Keys Rocks The Park On ‘Good Morning America’ - Idolator

"Alicia Keys will illustrate why she remains on top of the charts with two upcoming
television performances and a headlining concert at the Essence Music Festival. ..."
Sun 27/06 - Alicia Keys starts summer tour - Hip Online

"Alicia Keys will only be a few seats away from her idol at tomorrow’s BET Awards. Find
out where Janelle Monáe, The-Dream, Monica, and even Tommy ..."
Sun 27/06 - Who’s Seated Where at the BET Awards - MusicBlips

"Alicia Keys has credited her love of music with steering her away from a life of crime after
seeing several of her school pals spiral into ..."
Tue 29/06 - Music saved Alicia Keys from drugs and crime - Hip Hop Blips




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Appendicies

Appendix A - Top Mainstream Artists
This section presents the top 100 Artists for this period based on their popularity on the We Are
Hunted mainstream chart.




                               Artist                     Rank   Best Position

                               Muse                        1          1

                               Lady GaGa                   2          1

                               The xx                      3          1

                               Radiohead                   4          1

                               Coldplay                    5          1

                               The Beatles                 6          1

                               Vampire Weekend             7          1

                               MGMT                        8          1

                               The Killers                 9          1

                               Florence and the Machine    10         1

                               The Black Eyed Peas         11         2

                               Kings of Leon               12         2

                               Nirvana                     13         2

                               Paramore                    14         2

                               Arctic Monkeys              15         2

                               Phoenix                     16         2

                               Red Hot Chili Peppers       17         2

                               Metallica                   18         2

                               Linkin Park                 19         2

                               Gorillaz                    20         3

                               Pink Floyd                  21         3

                               Michael Jackson             22         3

                               Ke$ha                       23         3

                               Beyoncé                     24         3

                               Foo Fighters                25         3

                               Green Day                   26         3

                               The Smiths                  27         4


                       Figure 17: Top 100 Artists on We Are Hunted Mainstream Chart




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              Artist                     Rank   Best Position

              Bon Iver                    28         4

              Rihanna                     29         4

              Jason Derulo                30         4

              System of A Down            31         4

              AC/DC                       32         4

              Lily Allen                  33         4

              La Roux                     34         4

              Taylor Swift                35         4

              Led Zeppelin                36         4

              Guns N´ Roses               37         4

              Massive Attack              38         4

              Owl City                    39         5

              Crystal Castles             40         5

              Jay-Z                       41         5

              Animal Collective           42         5

              30 Seconds to Mars          43         5

              Oasis                       44         5

              Katy Perry                  45         5

              Britney Spears              46         5

              Passion Pit                 47         5

              Yeah Yeah Yeahs             48         5

              Rage Against the Machine    49         5

              Blink 182                   50         5

              The National                51         5

              Franz Ferdinand             52         6

              M.I.A.                      53         6

              Queen                       54         6

              Justin Bieber               55         6

              Beach House                 56         6

              Blur                        57         6

              Jason Mraz                  58         6

              Eminem                      59         6

              Daft Punk                   60         7

              Joy Division                61         7

              OneRepublic                 62         7

              The Strokes                 63         7

              Lil Wayne                   64         7

              Bloc Party                  65         7


Figure 17 (continued): Top 100 Artists on We Are Hunted Mainstream Chart




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                 Artist                Rank   Best Position

                 Mumford And Sons       66         7

                 Arcade Fire            67         7

                 The Temper Trap        68         7

                 Snow Patrol            69         7

                 Placebo                70         7

                 The White Stripes      71         7

                 Death Cab For Cutie    72         7

                 The Cure               73         8

                 U2                     74         8

                 Drake                  75         8

                 Alicia Keys            76         8

                 LCD Soundsystem        77         8

                 The Kooks              78         8

                 Mariah Carey           79         9

                 The Jonas Brothers     80         9

                 Lady Antebellum        81         9

                 The Prodigy            82         9

                 Empire Of The Sun      83         9

                 Grizzly Bear           84         9

                 Black Sabbath          85         9

                 Chris Rea              86         9

                 Miley Cyrus            87         9

                 John Mayer             88         10

                 Evanescence            89         10

                 Kanye West             90         10

                 Justice                91         10

                 David Guetta           92         10

                 Train                  93         10

                 Yeasayer               94         10

                 Broken Bells           95         10

                 The Crystals           96         10

                 Depeche Mode           97         10

                 The Rolling Stones     98         10

                 The Postal Service     99         10

                 Fleet Foxes           100         11


Figure 17 (continued): Top 100 Artists on We Are Hunted Mainstream Chart




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Appendix B - Top Emerging Artists
This section presents the top 100 Artists for this period based on their popularity on the We Are
Hunted emerging chart.




                                Artist                     Rank   Best Position

                                The National                1          2

                                The xx                      2          2

                                Bon Iver                    3          2

                                LCD Soundsystem             4          3

                                Jedi Mind Tricks            5          3

                                Stars                       6          3

                                Dredg                       7          3

                                Jason Aldean                8          3

                                Tied & Tickled Trio         9          3

                                Plan B                      10         3

                                Sia                         11         4

                                She & Him                   12         4

                                Vampire Weekend             13         4

                                La Roux                     14         4

                                Crystal Castles             15         4

                                Yeasayer                    16         4

                                Robyn                       17         4

                                Hot Chip                    18         5

                                Sleigh Bells                19         5

                                Broken Social Scene         20         5

                                B.o.B.                      21         5

                                Beach House                 22         5

                                Florence and the Machine    23         5

                                The Woods                   24         5

                                The Morning Benders         25         5

                                Damian Marley & Nas         26         5

                                Marina and the Diamonds     27         5


                         Figure 18: Top 100 Artists on We Are Hunted Emerging Chart




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              Artist                  Rank   Best Position

              Fol Chen                 28         5

              Mark Wills               29         5

              Two Door Cinema Club     30         6

              Rockets                  31         6

              The Radio Dept.          32         6

              just.one.duran           33         6

              Passion Pit              34         6

              The Black Keys           35         6

              Justice                  36         6

              Major lazer              37         6

              Pendulum                 38         7

              HEALTH                   39         7

              Broken Bells             40         7

              DOOM                     41         7

              Miike Snow               42         7

              Caribou                  43         7

              Tame Impala              44         7

              MEN                      45         7

              Tryo                     46         7

              Chipmunk                 47         7

              Cults                    48         8

              Owl City                 49         8

              DELOREAN                 50         8

              Best Of !                51         8

              Ludacris & Shawnna       52         8

              Crookers                 53         8

              Arcade Fire              54         8

              Danger                   55         8

              Andrea Bocelli           56         8

              Hostage                  57         8

              The Roots                58         8

              The New Pornographers    59         8

              Band of Horses           60         9

              Joker                    61         9

              Ellie Goulding           62         9

              The Crystal              63         9

              Surfer Blood             64         9

              Angus & Julia Stone      65         9


Figure 18 (continued): Top 100 Artists on We Are Hunted Emerging Chart




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         Artist                               Rank   Best Position

         Jónsi                                 66         9

         Delphic                               67         9

         Dirty Money                           68         9

         Flying Lotus                          69         9

         The Scare                             70         10

         Everything Everything                 71         10

         Janelle Monae                         72         10

         Joanna Newsom                         73         10

         MSTRKRFT                              74         10

         A-Ha                                  75         10

         Deadmau5                              76         10

         Animal Collective                     77         10

         Grizzly Bear                          78         10

         Frog Eyes                             79         10

         Ratatat                               80         11

         Wild Nothing                          81         11

         Rusko                                 82         11

         The Hood Internet                     83         11

         Diplo                                 84         11

         Cam'ron                               85         11

         Atmosphere                            86         11

         Wale                                  87         12

         The Tallest Man On Earth              88         12

         Japandroids                           89         12

         Toro y Moi                            90         12

         Foals                                 91         12

         Here We Go Magic                      92         12

         Neon Indian                           93         12

         Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti         94         12

         The Drums                             95         12

         Avi Buffalo                           96         12

         Jamaica                               97         13

         Beirut                                98         13

         Goodfellas Soundtrack The Crystals    99         13

         Calvin Harris                        100         13


Figure 18 (continued): Top 100 Artists on We Are Hunted Emerging Chart




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Appendix C - All Artists by Internet Reach
This section presents the top 250 Artists ranked by their Internet Reach. Reach is determined by
analysing the incoming links to the artists's websites (links), the average number of pages the
artist has indexed on popular search engines (index) and the number of articles shared on
Twitter mentioning this artist. For each artist, their own website, myspace, last.fm, facebook
and youtube sites are compacted into a single score.




                        Publisher                  Rank      Links      Index     Tweets

                        Eminem                       2      261,044    260,986    49,170

                        Interpol                     5      65,023      158       33,668

                        MGMT                         6      170,374    39,518     30,752

                        Weezer                       9      204,822    133,398    22,698

                        Gucci Mane                   10     30,373      368       22,887

                        Trey Songz                   11     74,211     22,318     19,353

                        Lenny Kravitz                12     38,408      337       16,881

                        Chromeo                      13     33,550      125       16,112

                        Wiz Khalifa                  14      9,065      138       14,077

                        Katy Perry                   15     90,535      1,230     12,581

                        Chris Brown                  16     142,334    201,335    10,921

                        nevershoutnever!             17     180,747     220       10,733

                        Paramore                     18     243,205    61,195     9,864

                        Amy Winehouse                19     78,302      510       10,855

                        Travie McCoy                 20     10,283       97       10,878

                        Shakira                      21     93,764      2,151     10,321

                        TLC                          23    1,632,428   40,805      338

                        Drake Bell                   24      7,642       63       9,577

                        Vampire Weekend              25     78,870      324       8,520

                        Gorillaz                     26     126,911     418       8,119

                        Ronnie James Dio             28     34,680       25       7,825

                        The Dave Matthews Band       29     75,896      936       7,470

                        Alanis Morissette            30     56,091      1,475     7,467

                        Panic! At The Disco          32     71,602      220       6,792

                        Rihanna                      33     93,464      552       6,568

                        Snoop Dogg                   34     189,908    104,247    5,455

                        Four Year Strong             35     36,589      141       6,465


                                   Figure 19: Top 250 Artists by Internet Reach




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Publisher               Rank    Links     Index    Tweets

Matisyahu                36    27,888     2,024    6,209

Miley Cyrus              37    93,276     596      5,776

John Mayer               38    166,706   24,862    5,106

Slash                    39    40,668     155      5,559

Pearl Jam                40    269,091   10,420    3,925

Erykah Badu              41    56,013     303      5,106

Lady GaGa                42    374,511   279,169   2,552

Mary J. Blige            43    122,149   121,505   3,640

Bob Dylan                44    632,923   67,140     601

Gustavo Cerati           45    31,086     478      4,296

Die Antwoord             46    13,363      45      4,296

Arcade Fire              47    92,383      73      3,810

Jimmy Eat World          49    57,870     2,320    3,871

Sade                     50    51,819     6,785    3,722

Nine Inch Nails          51    418,225    879      1,490

Kings of Leon            52    339,769   309,525   1,207

Manchester Orchestra     53    19,258     9,492    3,782

The xx                   54    37,634      35      3,615

Bonobo                   55    22,395     447      3,620

Iron Maiden              56    203,066    2,452    2,486

Muse                     57    216,164    385      2,211

Phoenix                  58    86,556    19,472    2,917

Alicia Keys              60    228,257   155,963   1,676

Them Crooked Vultures    61    49,247    42,517    2,857

Beastie Boys             62    287,769   333,944    735

Linkin Park              63    261,418    8,497    1,634

OK Go                    64    63,936     4,512    2,783

Britney Spears           65    208,787    4,913    1,913

The Offspring            66    398,982   306,196     69

Jack Johnson             67    167,969    1,204    2,087

Ozzy Osbourne            68    144,421   105,131   1,977

Frightened Rabbit        69    24,762     106      2,929

Metallica                70    363,549    3,306     856

Blink 182                71    344,908   353,426    141

Janelle Monae            72    49,312     3,978    2,651

Pink                     73    321,792   426,391     40

Unkle                    74    19,661     149      2,813

Anberlin                 75    63,474     223      2,427


Figure 19 (continued): Top 250 Artists by Internet Reach




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Publisher                Rank    Links     Index    Tweets

Mystery Jets              76    12,479      63      2,683

The Replacements          77    296,750   414,745     21

Keith Urban               78    48,102     5,214    2,455

The Summer Set            79    18,669      86      2,576

Boys Like Girls           80    127,238   59,984    1,787

Radiohead                 81    349,374   120,804    229

Carrie Underwood          82    273,407   203,776    395

U2                        83    302,914    6,134     579

Foxy Shazam               84     5,703     126      2,338

Coldplay                  85    270,240   11,471     741

65daysofstatic            86    22,857     3,389    2,193

Sarah McLachlan           87    68,284    15,234    1,851

Mumford And Sons          88    27,180     1,651    2,073

Lupe Fiasco               89    78,756     5,088    1,708

Peter, Bjorn And John     90    26,651     108      2,016

The Black Eyed Peas       91    276,201   123,900    201

Broken Social Scene       92    45,606     855      1,846

Scuba                     93    333,537    7,364     101

iamamiwhoami              94     3,847      4       2,061

Kanye West                95    199,615    335       886

Jason Derulo              96    80,885     189      1,589

Jay-Z                     97    154,832    1,844    1,135

Robyn                     98    36,695     6,797    1,822

Ciara                     99    280,056   166,939     2

Lady Antebellum          100    47,145     211      1,761

We Are Scientists        101    39,033     4,188    1,791

Aeroplane                102     7,665      42      1,986

Blur                     103    41,208     183      1,765

B.o.B.                   104    28,484     5,199    1,817

The Black Keys           105    62,798     843      1,620

Born Ruffians            106    10,601      67      1,905

GOBBLE GOBBLE            107     4,048      10      1,904

Peter Gabriel            108    196,615   84,947     551

Motion City Soundtrack   109    41,611     6,663    1,647

Train                    110    290,890   11,111     158

Nelly Furtado            111    129,272   81,533     949

30 Seconds to Mars       112    85,457     199      1,396

Tor                      113    109,683    3,220    1,214


Figure 19 (continued): Top 250 Artists by Internet Reach




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Publisher                 Rank    Links     Index    Tweets

Hannah Montana            114    70,378     257      1,436

Camera Obscura            115    34,367     703      1,642

Yeasayer                  116    25,111      89      1,670

Regina Spektor            117    89,831     221      1,283

Depeche Mode              118    210,315    2,565     540

Incubus                   119    206,897   99,456     324

Mr. Hudson                120    10,895     445      1,717

Pierce The Veil           121     7,453      83      1,712

Madonna                   122    252,866    3,696     232

Plies                     123    45,988     7,927    1,445

Yeah Yeah Yeahs           124    165,304   45,401     643

Tennis                    125    263,019   44,133      65

Josh Groban               126    57,269     6,058    1,352

Avril Lavigne             127    149,643    495       814

The Crystal               128    45,774     247      1,425

Asha Bhosle               129    283,507    6,233      0

Keane                     130    146,830   10,266     799

Whitney Houston           131    147,338   127,924    514

Timbaland                 132    97,166    185,204    663

Dido                      133    190,205   225,366     0

Queens of the Stone Age   134    168,000   199,156    181

Demon Hunter              135    47,494     365      1,352

Guns N´ Roses             136    87,592     502      1,097

Slipknot                  137    197,576   18,745     396

Apparatjik                138    25,364     262      1,444

Thicke                    139    79,390    91,852     901

Foo Fighters              140    210,152   51,223     197

Kasabian                  141    177,605   172,541     79

Pitbull                   142    31,494     432      1,340

Pretty Lights             143     8,739      88      1,475

Plain White T's           144    81,469    24,669     985

Fucked Up                 145    15,098     2,263    1,415

Julian Casblancas         146     9,016     361      1,450

The Only                  147    221,775   17,914     113

David Bowie               148    154,238   21,703     496

Hot Chip                  149    52,252     513      1,132

Michael Buble             150    51,428    15,511    1,075

Rammstein                 151    80,322     1,387     931


 Figure 19 (continued): Top 250 Artists by Internet Reach




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Publisher                     Rank    Links     Index    Tweets

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club   152    115,330   82,806     524

Danger                        153    135,376    572       596

Alicia                        154    158,268   155,611     87

Shazam                        155    91,135    114,740    578

Efterklang                    156    22,801      78      1,244

Kids In Glass Houses          157     6,852      32      1,337

Imogen Heap                   158    56,873     1,822     998

Lil Wayne                     159    102,572    782       715

Elvis Presley                 160    158,003    7,382     369

Elvis                         161    157,888    7,361     369

Alexandra Burke               162     5,761      29      1,279

Oscar                         163    133,404    195       517

Sleigh Bells                  164    16,871      26      1,206

Bjork                         165    202,102   18,939      62

Cancer Bats                   166     7,845      45      1,249

Crookers                      167    21,812      39      1,165

Deftones                      168    162,878    1,456     318

Flo Rida                      169    203,864   14,053      43

t.i.                          170    163,476   10,625     285

Beck                          171    100,939    1,622     666

rubik                         172    167,750   32,226     195

Broken Bells                  173    11,294      20      1,196

Rusko                         174    12,726      71      1,185

The Gaslight Anthem           175    13,788      91      1,154

Drake                         176    126,341   40,138     390

Metric                        177    48,763     530       943

AC/DC                         178    105,748    2,323     592

Midlake                       179    24,379     3,019    1,064

Girl Talk                     180    16,664      87      1,116

Tame Impala                   181    10,916     164      1,148

The Pixies                    182    66,357      81       816

Gogol Bordello                183    66,535     2,883     804

jamie cullum                  184    106,305   87,394     368

Florence and the Machine      185    30,455    15,315     986

Daughtry                      186    195,531    165        42

Grizzly Bear                  187    57,906     135       843

The All American Rejects      188    93,246    39,997     531

The Beatles                   189    150,810   12,874     247


   Figure 19 (continued): Top 250 Artists by Internet Reach




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Publisher                  Rank    Links     Index    Tweets

La Roux                    190    24,721     119      1,024

The Jonas Brothers         191    98,266    18,135     527

Devo                       192    49,911     5,455     843

Leona Lewis                193    128,688   91,507     173

Travis                     194    119,228   144,403    103

311                        195    105,953   93,493     301

Kid Sister                 196    13,648     100      1,062

Snow Patrol                197    112,605   45,376     364

The Flaming Lips           198    129,745   16,882     326

Pogo                       199    139,748   11,591     262

The Tallest Man On Earth   200    10,335      41      1,054

Megadeth                   201    123,167    9,588     360

Rubix                      202    165,905   32,335      47

Paul Mccartney             203    145,004    1,133     242

The Chemical Brothers      204    111,188   22,878     391

The Prodigy                205    89,816    23,094     514

OneRepublic                206    146,948   82,576      30

Fanfarlo                   207    18,446     238       985

Kid Cudi                   208    69,448     988       679

Taylor Swift               209    114,704    608       409

Adam Lambert               210    56,924      17       746

Spoon                      211    22,614     148       944

Rio Berlinda               212    172,897   17,727      2

Ludacris                   213    53,154     725       744

Miike Snow                 214     8,290      98      1,009

The Antlers                215    24,873      82       908

The Gossip                 216    81,080    57,531     439

Pomplamoose                217     3,778      34      1,029

A-Ha                       218    72,560      43       621

WILL I AM                  219    177,154     6         0

The Morning Benders        220    15,818      48       954

Coheed and Cambria         221    78,593    13,557     544

MajorLazer                 222     8,111      98       982

Warpaint                   223    10,711      88       961

The Temper Trap            224    13,807     1,711     937

Moby                       225    129,924   27,603     185

Tiesto                     226    100,521    3,195     416

Arctic Monkeys             227    90,464     7,099     465


 Figure 19 (continued): Top 250 Artists by Internet Reach




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Publisher               Rank    Links     Index    Tweets

Bruce Springsteen       228    137,994    2,017     191

Circa Survive           229    24,507     4,012     856

The Drums               230    14,956      51       915

Allure                  231    97,672     3,060     416

Jordin Sparks           232    115,239   123,630     25

Belle and Sebastian     233    67,936     2,393     587

How To Destroy Angels   234    11,539      16       927

Envy on the Coast       235    35,125      40       780

Robin Thicke            236    14,519     298       899

Wilco                   237    112,445    484       315

The Ting Tings          238    104,988   60,233     216

Portishead              239    83,192     4,706     475

Mike Posner             240    29,006    10,976     780

Beach House             241    24,386      42       833

Bob Marley              242    157,590    2,204      24

Breakbot                243     6,920      21       918

A House                 244    21,112      61       833

Freelance Whales        245     6,516      74       918

McFly                   246    93,403     632       390

Johnny Cash             247    130,568    1,690     166

Autechre                248    19,228      30       829

Kings of Convenience    249    29,433     133       763

Modest Mouse            250    51,781    10,137     602

Evanescence             251    115,358    285       241

Daft Punk               252    146,587    298        54

David Guetta            253    76,271    21,767     407

Marilyn Manson          254    116,766    886       213

The Love Language       255     3,297      33       879

Brittany Murphy         256     4,037     185       871

The White Stripes       257    99,708     1,288     299

Silversun Pickups       258    33,162     282       683

Caspa & Rusko           259     6,017      45       844

Vegas                   260    58,983    13,816     491


Figure 19 (continued): Top 250 Artists by Internet Reach




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Appendix D - All Publishers by Internet Reach
This section presents the top 200 Music News publishers ranked by their Internet Reach. Reach is
determined by analysing the incoming links to the publisher's website (links), the average
number of pages the publisher has indexed on popular search engines (index) and the number of
articles shared on Twitter from this publisher.




                     Publisher                         Rank     Links       Index     Tweets

                     Ultimate Guitar                    1     5,631,248      0         623

                     Noisecreep                         2     4,541,863    13,371     1,142

                     thestar.com - music                3     4,085,197      0        1,211

                     New York Times Music               4     4,144,621      11        176

                     Artist Direct                      5     1,945,384   2,972,108     59

                     brooklynvegan                      6     1,038,496    51,258     20,821

                     NME - Reviews                      7     2,581,156   1,001,949    120

                     Contactmusic                       8     1,547,223   1,913,271     5

                     Deezer                             9     2,095,546      0         516

                     Orange Country Register - music    10    1,478,174   752,104      103

                     KROQ                               11        0          0        17,590

                     AbsolutePunk                       12     910,497    1,069,291    242

                     stereogum                          13    1,509,116    2,195        95

                     Global Grind                       14        0       401,608     12,125

                     ShowHype                           15    1,310,838      0          27

                     SF Weekly - Music                  16    1,016,373   295,163      239

                     Pitchfork                          17     776,674     76,699     3,530

                     NPR Music                          18     998,900       0        1,762

                     Boston Herald                      19     976,732    142,300       4

                     Hip Hop Blips                      20    1,037,856      0          0

                     Guardian music                     21     128,317       0        7,994

                     AllHipHop.com                      22     713,477    248,519      283

                     betterPropaganda Reviews           23     824,486     12,400       36

                     Listen Before You Buy              24     725,388     1,800        60

                     ListenBeforeYouBuy                 25     725,388     1,800        60

                     Paste Magazine                     26     690,696       0         157

                     earmilk.com                        27     687,001       0          29


                                      Figure 20: Top 200 Music News Publishers




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Publisher                              Rank    Links      Index     Tweets

Largehearted Boy                        28    620,680      0          93

MeFi Music                              29    626,110      0          0

Drowned In Sound                        30    562,511      0         490

NME - Blog                              31       0      1,001,949    120

NME - News                              32       0      1,001,949    120

CCM Magazine                            33    379,346   293,175       22

HIPSTER RUNOFF                          34    365,591    13,884     1,297

HitFix                                  35    461,468    70,486       86

Blabbermouth                            36    201,487   458,660      423

aquarium drunkard                       37    458,681    11,156      164

An Aquarium Drunkard                    38    458,429    11,156      164

2dopeboyz                               39    443,918    43,815       2

La Blogoth que mp3blog                  40    405,829    10,707      483

:: The Playlist ::                      41    387,045    28,860      326

Discobelle.net                          42    362,068    26,248      372

The Music Slut                          43    382,906    25,395      109

Chromewaves                             44    393,091    12,541       37

Discobelle                              45    362,068      0         372

Beatportal                              46    222,763   257,746      252

ArjanWrites.com Music Blog              47    367,364    11,706      138

Nashville Scene                         48    388,107      0          0

ABC Radio National - The Music Show     49    262,006   206,953       2

Pretty Much Amazing                     50       0         0        3,503

Pigeons and Planes                      51    314,785      0         464

said the gramophone                     52    328,651      0         316

Metal Underground                       53    258,932   129,465       21

fluo kids                               54    230,173      0         797

bigstereo                               55    271,788    21,640      196

Brave Words & Bloody Knuckles           56    244,073    98,679       0

soul sides                              57    286,754      0         101

DJ Booth                                58       0      265,613     1,405

17dots                                  59    290,852    6,733        3

Dallas Observer - Music                 60       0      390,739      693

Muzzle of Bees                          61    278,032    11,159       46

Daily Telegraph - music                 62    285,545      0          0

CHARTattack                             63    150,361    80,342      837

Chart Attack                            64    150,361    80,311      837

CultureBully                            65    262,479    11,935       33


             Figure 20 (continued): Top 200 Music News Publishers




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Publisher                    Rank    Links     Index    Tweets

goldenfiddle                  66    267,033     0            0

Culture Bully                 67    262,454     0         33

Blender.com - Blog            68    223,048   59,020      45

Blender.com - Guide           69    223,048   58,994      45

Epic Records                  70    259,579    1,756         0

PCL LinkDump                  71    243,198   13,796      43

Dancing Astronaut             72    249,025     0         10

Rolling Stone: Features       73       0      145,533   1,587

SOULBOUNCE.COM                74    237,736   15,810      22

Awesome Tapes from Africa     75    137,702    1,545    1,037

AudioPorn Central             76    221,866   25,674     105

The Smoking Section           77    204,934   55,680         0

Tiny Mix Tapes                78    219,956     0        146

The Lefsetz Letter            79    231,649     0         16

Hype Machine                  80       0        0       2,202

Clash Music                   81    147,845   100,642    242

Alternative Press Magazine    82    138,193   84,495     414

Alternative Press             83    138,166   84,448     414

GIMME TINNITUS                84    138,740    1,879     808

MetalSucks                    85    191,049     0        310

Nialler9.com                  86    177,133   11,067     380

Xclusive Zone                 87    204,868   18,543      30

muzic.net.nz                  88    128,928   156,740        0

Billboard Biz                 89    183,404   43,784      42

WE ARE THE MASCOTTE           90    204,792    3,795      42

The Wire                      91    198,443     0         88

aurgasm                       92    149,487    1,588     538

CMJ New Music Monthly         93    176,528   26,443      77

yvynyl                        94    190,697    6,238      37

The Volume                    95    194,620     0            4

Matablog                      96    186,345     0         33

Black Cab Sessions            97    47,131     1,309    1,304

Fuel/Friends Music            98    171,521     0        116

4AD                           99    141,700   64,058      48

Dusted Magazine              100    164,225    9,871      44

Chart Rigger                 101    170,127    5,109         4

Friends Or Enemies           102       0      146,490    853

donewaiting.com              103    164,329     0         73


      Figure 20 (continued): Top 200 Music News Publishers




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Publisher                                    Rank    Links     Index    Tweets

The Passion of the Weiss                     104    169,235     0         4

Rolling Stone                                105      0         0       1,587

Rolling Stone: Album Reviews                 106      0         0       1,587

nicko                                        107    157,881    1,712      80

redthreat                                    108    157,881     0         80

PopEater                                     109      0       231,004    328

No Rock&Roll Fun                             110    145,483   30,054      13

Popdose: Popular Culture News                111    143,574     0        161

*Sixeyes                                     112    156,714    3,016      8

can you see the sunset from the southside?   113    146,659    5,720      85

HipHopDX                                     114      0       242,687    215

ARTHUR MAGAZINE                              115    121,353   10,101     297

Billboard.com                                116    151,233     24        62

Coilhouse                                    117    109,870    6,575     366

Brain Gell                                   118    88,870    101,876     13

Analog Giant                                 119    138,729    6,402      24

GRANDGOOD                                    120    128,277   20,694      6

Covert Curiosity                             121    78,276     2,500     566

captain's dead                               122    131,188   11,241      17

The FADER                                    123      0         0       1,289

Ohh So Famous!                               124    77,336      0        546

Classic Rock Magazine                        125    113,632   32,378      30

Daytrotter.com                               126      0         0       1,266

Pasta Primavera                              127    124,554     0         25

motor.de Musikmagazin                        128      0       226,312     0

Buzz Grinder                                 129    96,010    38,351      52

Bradley's Almanac                            130    122,822     1         0

MBV Music                                    131    90,719     8,404     228

Some Velvet Blog                             132    117,089     0         18

DJ Magazine                                  133    104,927     0        132

Electrorash                                  134    117,498     0         11

Bumpershine.com                              135    109,490   15,498      0

Earsucker                                    136    117,943     0         0

FACT                                         137    115,679     0         17

mp3hugger                                    138    111,206     0         55

Kevin Hugger                                 139    111,166     0         55

HARD CANDY                                   140    106,127     0         97

TheLineofBestFit                             141    108,532     0         72


              Figure 20 (continued): Top 200 Music News Publishers




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Publisher                       Rank    Links     Index    Tweets

SleepWalKing Magazine           142      0         0       1,071

Cable and Tweed                 143    108,947    3,869       0

New Music Monday                144      0         0       1,034

Oh Word                         145    109,357     0          0

Jam Bands                       146    108,593     0          0

Epitaph Records                 147    90,391    26,940       24

Indie Rock Cafe                 148    87,984     6,130     156

Cowbell.fm                      149      0       190,428      13

Capital Inicial                 150     1,091      1       1,006

Spin                            151      0       148,261    221

club fono grama                 152    56,234     1,144     453

Heart on a Stick                153    99,743     8,234       0

The Rising Storm                154    100,389    4,957       7

f&art                           155    99,453     2,406       4

3hive                           156    97,841      7          23

Buzzbands.LA                    157    94,811     4,902       8

THERECOMMENDER                  158    32,985     1,439     599

Gorilla Vs. Bear                159      0         0        914

White Folks Get Crunk           160    76,904     3,236     164

Antiquiet                       161    69,959    18,756     141

Triple J - Home and Hosed       162      0         0        897

zonaindie | just a music blog   163    94,413      0          5

Andamos Armados                 164    32,593    14,831     508

Each Note Secure                165    82,167      0        112

Audio Perv                      166    85,641    14,358       0

Anti Music                      167    91,982      1          10

Jazzwise Magazine               168      0         0        876

Gotta Dance Dirty               169    84,795     1,834       58

stytzer                         170    87,299     3,707       21

Planet Mondo - Atomic Blog      171    88,323     3,282       11

Indie For Bunnies               172    84,613     8,474       12

Destination: Out                173    75,833      0        125

OnSmash                         174      0        228       819

This Recording                  175    86,584      0          0

nyctaper                        176    63,749      0        212

inkiostro                       177    84,020      0          15

The Hood Internet               178      0        1,402     789

Mudd Up!                        179    83,162      0          10


       Figure 20 (continued): Top 200 Music News Publishers




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Publisher                             Rank   Links    Index    Tweets

Merry Swankster                       180    77,678     0        58

Cuchara Sonica                        181      0      50,588    518

Metal Hammer                          182      0        0       782

:: arjanwrites music blog ::          183    66,695   10,785     93

AWmusic                               184    71,600   7,486      53

Modular                               185    40,674     0       383

78s - Das Magazin für bessere Musik   186    65,850   20,491     31

78s                                   187    65,836   20,491     31

Blackdown                             188    65,524   2,038     125

Bass Music Blog                       189    66,856   2,041     108

American Athlete                      190    61,986   2,418     148

Electric Zoo                          191    78,607     0        0

The 405                               192    69,209   2,208      75

Star Maker Machine                    193    75,104   3,215      11

The Music Ninja                       194      0        0       735

Knox Road                             195    72,516     0        40

Silence Is A Rhythm Too               196    74,418   3,317      4

RealTalkNY                            197      0        0       724

Captain Obvious                       198    73,654   3,010      10

More Cowbell                          199    76,249     0        0

Slowcoustic                           200    73,737     0        14


       Figure 20 (continued): Top 200 Music News Publishers




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