How Did We Reach The Ultimate 100?
Ultimate 100 is an unprecedented aggregation of timely, relevant metrics and a product of our friends' and partners' hard work and well-deserved success. We analyze and integrate information about music everywhere -- from iTunes and YouTube and Mediabase and Facebook and many, many others
How Do We Pull It All Together?
Ultimate 100 Charts are built for the 21st century, based on a scalable technology platform developed over more than ten years. We collect billions of points of data, online and off. Our machines are very clever but our analysts are too. Real people grade the computers' work to ensure accuracy. We collect more relevant information from more sources than anyone ever has.