Spotify was recently celebrating their first anniversary in South Africa since they set up shop last year in the country and to celebrate their anniversary they released their official list of the top 10 most streamed South African artistes on their platform.
Among the top streamed South African artistes since they[Spotify] officially launched in South Africa back in March 2018, Nasty C leads the top 10 list of the most stream artistes with Black Coffee and AKA getting the second and third place respectively.
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Black Coffee leads with the highest total music streams since Spotify launched in Africa with total streams of 25 million with the collaborative record ‘Drive’ which features David Guetta, and Delilah Montagu.
The top 10 local artists most streamed since launch:
1. Nasty C
2. Black Coffee
6. Mlindo The Vocalist
7. Jeremy Loops
10. Prince Kaybee
The top 10 local tracks most streamed since launch:
1. Drive – Black Coffee ft. David Guetta, Delilah Montagu
2. Collide – Lady Zamar
3. Fela In Versace – AKA
4. Banomoya – Busiswa, Prince Kaybee, TNS
5. AmaBlesser (feat. DJ Maphorisa) – DJ Maphorisa, Mlindo The Vocalist
6. Particula (feat. DJ Maphorisa, Nasty C, Ice Prince, Patoranking & Jidenna) – Patoranking, Nasty C, Major Lazer, Ice Prince, DJ Maphorisa, Jidenna
7. Hold Your Kite (feat. Sorana) – GoldFish, Sorana
8. Bamthathile – Sun-El Musician, Mlindo The Vocalist
9. King – Nasty C, A$AP Ferg
10. iWalk Ye Phara – Moonchild Sanelly, K.O, Zulu Mkhathini, DJ Raybel, DJ Maphorisa