From Elvis, Bob Dylan and Lou Reed, to ABBA, Beyoncé and The Vaccines, the chart also references the development of music technology and formats – from cylinders to streaming – over the 125 year period. Divided up by decade, 54 two-metre tall columns cover almost 150 square metres of wall space in Sony's Derry Street offices in London.
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