Top 200 Spotify artists during Covid-19 lockdown

Ranking based on a Bayesian average of how many of each artist's songs I added to my likes compared to how many of their songs I listened to, from February 2020 to April 2021. Same artists on a 2D map using multidimensional scaling and artist similarity data.

  1. Hoodna Orchestra
  2. Chicha Libre
  3. The Sorcerers
  4. Sven Wunder
  5. Yin Yin
  6. Xploding Plastix
  7. The Bongolian
  8. Hugo Kant
  9. Orange Blossom
  10. Deyosan
  11. Lemon Jelly
  12. Orchestre du Montplaisant
  13. Anbessa Orchestra
  14. Snapped Ankles
  15. Klezmerson
  16. Lefties Soul Connection
  17. Hidria Spacefolk
  18. Moderator
  19. Guess What
  20. Pepe Deluxe
  21. Graham Mushnik
  22. Agrupacion Ilegal Los Imparciales
  23. Ratatat
  24. Anakronic Electro Orkestra
  25. Skeewiff
  26. Combustible Edison
  27. Black Flower
  28. L'Attirail
  29. Brian Witzig
  30. Gogol Bordello
  31. Beats Antique
  32. The Bombillas
  33. Free the Robots
  34. Jungle By Night
  35. The Fiery Furnaces
  36. La Femme
  37. Terror/Cactus
  38. The Prodigy
  39. Karl Hector
  40. Quantic
  41. Calexico
  42. Degiheugi
  43. Jethro Tull
  44. Goat
  45. Man Man
  46. I Monster
  47. Kava Kon
  48. The Electric Peanut Butter Company
  49. Clutchy Hopkins
  50. Chris Joss
  51. Bixiga 70
  52. The Claypool Lennon Delirium
  53. Hidden Orchestra
  54. The Dolly Rocker Movement
  55. American Murder Song
  56. Shawn Lee's Ping Pong Orchestra
  57. Blockhead
  58. Figueroa
  59. Sunday Driver
  60. Guerilla Toss
  61. Akalé Wubé
  62. Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band
  63. The Budos Band
  64. Cosmic Analog Ensemble
  65. Waldeck
  66. Ouzo Bazooka
  67. The Tiger Lillies
  68. Dijf Sanders
  69. Public Service Broadcasting
  70. The Murder City Devils
  71. Moriarty
  72. Beastie Boys
  73. Mukta
  74. Carmen Maria Vega
  75. Axel Krygier
  76. Boogie Belgique
  77. Adrian Raso
  78. DakhaBrakha
  79. Moloko
  80. Kerekes Band
  81. Big Boss Man
  82. Slackwax
  83. Cheveu
  84. The Ukrainians
  85. The Natural Yogurt Band
  86. Swans
  87. Karl Hector & The Malcouns
  88. Georges Brassens
  89. Lhasa De Sela
  90. Club des Belugas
  91. assurd
  92. Hazmat Modine
  93. Yom
  94. Gotan Project
  95. Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66
  96. Pornophonique
  97. Air
  98. Proleter
  99. Kočani Orkestar
  100. The Peculiar Pretzelmen
  101. The Comet Is Coming
  102. Battles
  103. Mulatu Astatke
  104. De Staat
  105. Man Or Astro-Man?
  106. Shawn Lee
  107. Calibro 35
  108. Ìxtahuele
  109. The Paradise Bangkok Molam International Band
  110. Dokkerman & the Turkeying Fellaz
  111. The Soundcarriers
  112. Erik Sumo
  113. Hedningarna
  114. People Soup
  115. Satan's Pilgrims
  116. Nicola Conte
  117. Thee Oh Sees
  118. Municipale Balcanica
  119. Rage Against The Machine
  120. Mr. Chop
  121. King Paris
  122. Dengue Fever
  123. Green Onions Booker T. & The M.G.s
  124. The Mohawks
  125. Prekmurski Kavbojci
  126. Honeyfeet
  127. DeVotchKa
  128. Blonde Redhead
  129. Kultur Shock
  130. Rupa & the April Fishes
  131. Debo Band
  132. Portishead
  133. Señor Coconut
  134. Jacco Gardner
  135. Kid Loco
  136. Fred Pallem
  137. Les Claypool's Duo De Twang
  138. Ott
  139. OMFO
  140. Clinic
  141. DVA
  142. Piero Piccioni
  143. Girls Against Boys
  144. Morcheeba
  145. 17 Hippies
  146. Barcelona Gipsy Klezmer Orchestra
  147. Stereo Total
  148. Clutchy Hopkins And Lord Kenjamin
  149. The Dandy Warhols
  150. Alan Hawkshaw
  151. Kristi Stassinopoulou
  152. Felix Kubin
  153. The Dø
  154. Ananda Shankar
  155. Cal Tjader
  156. Manu Chao
  157. Besh o droM
  158. Messer Chups
  159. Anubian Lights
  160. Serge Gainsbourg
  161. Urban Dance Squad
  162. La Caravane Passe
  163. Caravan Palace
  164. Hailu Mergia
  165. Jackie Mittoo
  166. Wax Tailor
  167. Yat-Kha
  168. Shaka Ponk
  169. Tom Waits
  170. The Herbaliser
  171. Stereolab
  172. Placebo
  173. Jimmy McGriff
  174. Ween
  175. Dr. Nelle Karajlic
  176. Gitkin
  177. Primus
  178. Bratsch
  179. Tommy Guerrero
  180. Gadjo Dilo
  181. Babes In Toyland
  182. Menahan Street Band
  183. Amsterdam Klezmer Band
  184. R.L. Burnside
  185. Bondage Fairies
  186. Yann Tiersen
  187. Dead Combo
  188. Miasma & The Carousel Of Headless Horses
  189. The Electric Swing Circus
  190. Limousine
  191. Olivia Ruiz
  192. King Curtis
  193. Buddy Rich Big Band
  194. The Blues Brothers
  195. Booker T. & the M.G.'s
  196. They Might Be Giants (For Kids)
  197. The Bambi Molesters
  198. Mop Mop
  199. Bernard Estardy
  200. Kraftwerk