Gotye and Rihanna most-tagged in Shazam 2012 charts

Gotey and Rihanna were the most tagged artists on music discovery app Shazam in 2012. 

The service has also revealed that 130 songs received more than one million tags in the worldwide charts – three times that of 2011 figures.

Island/Communion act Gotye, topped tagged track lists for the US, UK and the rest of the world for his hit Somebody That I Used To Know, which clocked up a whopping 14.9m tags through the service. Other artists in the ...

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