Two episodes ago, The Walking Dead featured a song at the end of the episode that had EVERYONE scrambling for their phone to Shazam it and find out what it was.
That song was “Arsonist’s Lullabye” by Hozier.
According to www.billboard.com :
So many people used the app to find out the song’s title that, according to Shazam, it broke an app-wide record for most tags for a TV song synch: more than 195,000 individual global queries for the tune during and after the episode aired. The song, from the deluxe version of the Irish singer-songwriter’s self-titled debut album, saw significant sales gains following the episode’s premiere. In all, the track sold 9,000 digital downloads in the week ending March 11, a 3,000 percent gain from the previous week, and the song’s best overall sales week by far — its prior weekly peak being 2,000 nearly a year before (in the tracking week ending March 29, 2015), according to Nielsen Music.
Now, let’s listen: