NEW YORK, Dec. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- TouchTunes, the largest in-venue interactive entertainment network in North America, today released its annual Year End Music Charts reporting on the top played songs and artists of 2013. Based on songs played across its network of over 60,000 jukeboxes and mobile app, TouchTunes' Year End review provides unique insight into the music choices of bar-goers nationwide.
From coast to coast, Country music dominated TouchTunes' Top 10 Songs Chart in 2013 though Rock was the most played genre overall. Little Big Town's "Pontoon" was the #1 most played song, followed by Florida Georgia Line's "Cruise" and Luke Bryan's "Country Girl (Shake It For Me)." Robin Thicke's "Blurred Lines (feat. T.I. & Pharrell)" was the only Pop song to make it into the Top 10.
Upon receiving the news of "Pontoon's" success on TouchTunes, Little Big Town's Phillip Sweet said, "We are so grateful that the fans continue to embrace this song in ways we could have never imagined. It's so great to know that people are having as much fun with this song as we had making it."
TouchTunes users also returned to the classics in 2013. Jukebox rock favorite AC/DC was the most played artist overall. Kid Rock and Johnny Cash were also among the Top 10 Artists played.
To see the complete TouchTunes 2013 Year End Music Charts, visit touchtunes.com/2013charts.
TouchTunes brings the world's most innovative technologies to social venues and has become the largest interactive entertainment platform in North America. We provide entertainment and marketing solutions to over 60,000 bars and restaurants nationwide. Since TouchTunes introduced the first digital downloading, pay-for-play jukebox in 1998, the network has become the largest of its kind with over a billion songs played in 2013. The TouchTunes mobile app allows users to find locations nearby and control the music experience from their phones. Since launch, it has been downloaded nearly 2 million times. Recently, the company re-imagined the jukebox as a multi-application platform that now services the experiences of karaoke and photobooth. As an advertising channel, TouchTunes provides digital advertising and sponsorship opportunities across the network. TouchTunes is a privately held US corporation headquartered in New York City with offices in Chicago and Montreal. To learn more about TouchTunes please join us on Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr.