According to a study by the Momox website, Paris is ranked third among the most musical cities in the world, after London and New York, thanks in particular to its music schools and music stores.
Behind London and New-York
By taking third place behind London and New York and just ahead of Los Angeles and Berlin, Paris shows that it is among the most musically influential cities in the world outside of the English-speaking world. The capital has one of the highest concentrations of record stores , just behind Nashville, in the United States. It also ranks third on the podium for the number of jobs in the artistic sector, behind Berlin and Stockholm. We finally learn that Paris comes in sixth position for its leading music schools.
The musical influence
To calculate this index of the most musical cities, the site compared several factors in 30 agglomerations. It takes into account in particular the influence of the most famous musicians, music schools, the percentage of artistic jobs, the number of music labels, the frequency of passage of world tours, as well as the number of record stores.
American cities in the spotlight
London and New York win the prize for the most musical cities, according to several factors such as the influence of the most famous musicians, artistic jobs, the number of music labels or the frequency of world tours. Among thirty cities, American cities are numerous in the ranking, with five cities in the United States in the top 10. But it is unsurprisingly London which has the first place, given the big names in music who are from there. , like David Bowie, Pink Floyd, Amy Winehouse or Adele. Next comes New York, which is doing well thanks to its global influence, followed by Los Angeles . Overall, the ranking puts the United States in the spotlight: five American cities are in the top 10.
The 10 most musical cities in the world, according to the Momox website
1 – London, United Kingdom
2 – New York, United States
3 – Paris, France
4 – Los Angeles, USA
5 – Berlin, Germany
6 – Seoul, South Korea
7 – Chicago, USA
8 – Atlanta, USA
9 – San Francisco, United States
10 – Stockholm, Sweden