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Can You Identify Each New York City Borough by Its Favorite Spotify Songs?

Most of these boroughs like Haim. Photo: Shutterstock

In honor of this weekend’s New York City marathon and the many runners who’ll be listening to music as they unnecessarily torture themselves, Spotify has released a list of the current ten most-popular songs in each of the city’s five boroughs. See if you can I.D. the borough based on just its top three favorite songs. 

Borough A:

1. Haim, “The Wire”
2. Arcade Fire, “Reflektor”
3.  Santigold, “Disparate Youth”

Borough B:

1. Haim, “The Wire”
2. Badfinger, “Baby Blue”
3. Cash Cash, “Take Me Home” [feat. Bebe Rexha]

Borough C:

1. Romeo Santos, “Propuesta Indecente”
2. Prince Royce, “Darte un Beso”
3. Marc Anthony, “Vivir Mi Vida”

Borough D:

1. Lykke Li, “I Follow Rivers — The Magician Remix”
2. One Direction, “Little Things”
3. Ciara, “Body Party”

Borough E:

1. Haim, “The Wire”
2. The Naked and Famous, “Punching in a Dream”
3. Lorde, “Biting Down”

Scroll down for the answers…

















A) Brooklyn
B) Queens
C) The Bronx
D) Staten Island
E) Manhattan

Did you get all five? Bullshit. Don’t lie. 

Identify the Borough by Its Favorite Songs