Now we usually get recommendations on musics based on what we like, but it is often nice to step out of our comfort zone, although challenging. This project helps people step out of their comfort zone by testing what genres of music they are familiar and unfamiliar with, and give corresponding music recommendations.
What it does
Choose one album cover out of 4 choices to match the singer. After 10 questions, users will get their results and recommendations on one song in their familiar genres and another song in their unfamiliar genres.
How we built it
Challenges we ran into
We did't have much experience and it was really challenging to learn and code at the same time. We switched between many APIs to find the best one. The biggest challenge was the problem of integrating the API into our project, along with setting up the question and answer functions, took the longest time in our development.
Accomplishments that we're proud of
We learned React, CSS and HTML from basically scratch. We managed to work out the API integration problems with our own efforts and help from tutors.
What we learned
Basic React, CSS and HTML. Last but not the least, teamwork experience.
What's next for The Masked Singer but not the Masked Singer
Complete the recommendation part; make more varieties of questions; offer links to play the music in questions and recommendations.