Thursday the 13th of March, Spotify South Africa reached their first anniversary in the country. To celebrate, the audio streaming platform saw no other better way but to focus on the listeners and break down how they chose to listen.
“One year on, it’s been a blast. We are extremely excited, we see the user numbers by far exceeding what we had expected ” says Spotify MD for the Middle East and Africa, Claudius Boller.
Spotify didn’t disclose any actual figures, but here it goes…
Most Streamed SA Artist : Nasty C
Number 1 Streamed Song (Local Artist) : Black Coffee – Drive ft. David Guetta
Top Genre : Pop
Most Rotated Playlist : Top Hits South Africa
Biggest Streaming City : Johannesburg
Biggest Streaming Day : 22 February 2019