Apple Music ends 2020: Arijit is India’s top artist, followed by The Weeknd and Post Malone.
This year is coming to an end, thankfully and in retrospect, it was all about entertaining yourself at home. Needless to say, music has been an important part of it all. Looking back at 2020, Apple Music has revealed the biggest songs and albums of the year with the Apple Music Top 100 chart.
This year, Apple also shared a list of the Most Read Lyrics and Shazamed Songs of 2020.
Best song of 2020:
The Box – Roddy Ricch
Top albums of 2020:
Forgive me for being antisocial – Roddy Ricch
Most read lyrics of 2020:
WAP (feat. Megan Thee Stallion) – Cardi GO
Top Shazamed Songs:
Dance Monkey – Tones And I
Also read: How to use your iPhone to recognize a song
Shifting focus home, here are the top 10 Indian artists on Apple Music
1. Arijit Singh
2. Day of the week
3. Post Malone
5. Ed Sheeran
6. Maroon 5
7. Taylor Swift
8. Sidhu Moose Wala
9. Diljit Dosanjh
Roddy Ricch’s debut studio album Please Excuse Me For Being Anti-Social is listed as “The Box” as the most outstanding song. Earning 13.7 million hits worldwide in its first week of release, “The Box” immediately featured on Apple Music’s Rap Life playlist as well as the Apple Music Top 100 chart.
Although “Blinding Lights” had the second most streams this year, it actually had the most listeners. Having reached the top 5 on the Apple Music Top 100 in 92 countries, including number 1 in 62 countries, the song was one of the most listened to songs of the year.
Tones And I with “Dance Monkey” is one of the big names of 2020. The song is the third most streamed song in 2020. The first time the song was released by Shazamed in Dusseldorf, Germany was just the beginning. Shazam has been asked “what is that song” an astounding 24.6 million times this year. Rewriting Shazam’s record book, the song is the most Shazamed song not only this year but all time.