#nowplaying the Future Billboard: Mining Music Listening Behaviors of Twitter Users for Hit Song Prediction

@inproceedings{Kim2014nowplayingTF,
  title={#nowplaying the Future Billboard: Mining Music Listening Behaviors of Twitter Users for Hit Song Prediction},
  author={Yekyung Kim and Bongwon Suh and Kyogu Lee},
  booktitle={SoMeRA@SIGIR},
  year={2014}
}
Microblogs are rich sources of information because they provide platforms for users to share their thoughts, news, information, activities, and so on. Twitter is one of the most popular microblogs. Twitter users often use hashtags to mark specific topics and to link them with related tweets. In this study, we investigate the relationship between the music listening behaviors of Twitter users and a popular music ranking service by comparing information extracted from tweets with music-related… CONTINUE READING