Big-selling artists like Coldplay, Timbaland and Linkin Park have had their music featured in NBA playoffs commercials. And now, indie singer Juliet Roberts can add her name to the esteemed list.
Music has driven so much of Apple's advertising. And lately, the tech giant has been uncovering some largely unknown gems—and rocketing them into the spotlight as soundtracks for spots.
Portugal. The Man's infectious, '60s-flavored "Feel It Still" was indisputably the song of the summer last year. But even now, with the summer of 2018 not far off, the track refuses to fade away—thanks in part to advertisers who continue to find it irresistible.
Macy's has released an infectious new spot in which young people are seen magically shedding their winter clothes in favor of bright summer outfits—all set to a classic 1960s single that was itself all about the hip fashions of the time.
Since the iPod first hit the market in the early 2000s, Apple has been famous for helping to break emerging musical acts, and cement the status of famous ones, by featuring their songs in commercials.
- Our list of the most Shazam'd TV commercials gets some added horsepower this week with the addition of Hyundai and Jeep, which have brought two very different tracks to the airwaves in ads for the Kona and Grand Cherokee.
Each week, Clio highlights the top ten Shazam’d songs from commercials, showcasing the power of pairing the right tune with the right ad. Lately the Shazam Top 10 has been a revolving door of players like Portugal.