Culture of the Decade


Anna Xu

Musical artist of the decade according to a poll of 200 RBHS students

1. Drake

He broke the Beatles’ record for the most Billboard Hot 100 Top 10 songs in a single year in 2018.

Decade Albums: Thank Me Later (2010), Take Care (2011), Nothing Was the Same (2013), If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late (2015), Views (2016), More Life (2017), Scorpion (2018)

2. Taylor Swift

She won the Artist of the Decade award at the American Music Awards and Woman of the Decade award from the Billboard Music Awards in 2019.

Decade Albums: Speak Now (2010), Red (2012), 1989 (2014), reputation (2017), Lover (2019)

3. Ariana Grande

Following her 2017 concert in the Manchester Arena in Manchester, United Kingdom, there was a suicide bombing, killing 23.

Decade Albums: Yours Truly (2013), My Everything (2014), Dangerous Woman (2016), Sweetener (2018), thank u, next (2019)

4. Juice WRLD

Following his death Dec. 8, streams were up 453 percent. The breakout artist was 21 years old when he passed. “Lucid Dreams” reached No. 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 list in 2018.

Decade Albums: Goodbye & Good Riddance (2018), Death Race for Love (2019)

5. Post Malone

He broke Michael Jackson’s record when his album Stoney spent its 77th week in the top 10 of Billboard‘s Top R&B and Hip-Hop Albums chart in 2018.

Decade Albums: Stoney (2016), beerbongs & bentleys (2018), Hollywood’s Bleeding (2019)

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Best-Selling Games

from 2010-2018

[/penci_column_inner][/penci_container_inner]1. “Minecraft” estimated 144 million units sold

2. “Grand Theft Auto V” estimated 90 million units sold

3. “Overwatch” estimated 35 million units sold

4. “The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim” estimated 30 million units sold

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Fashion of the Decade

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Iconic Game Records

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Top Downloaded Games from 2010-2019

  1. Clash of Clans
  2. Monster Strike
  3. Candy Crush Saga
  4. Puzzles & Dragons
  5. Fate/Grand Order
  6. Honour of Kings
  7. Fantasy Westward Journey
  8. Pokemon Go
  9. Game of War
  10. Clash Royale