23rd February of this year, over 70 million songs, 2.2 million podcast titles and above 4 million playlist was verified and made free to Ghana listeners.
What got the funs listening?
Observations made for a full month shows that, Ghanaian listeners loves a mix of local and African Artiste, with 4 of the top artiste hailing from Ghana and Nigeria. Drake was caught number one 1 on the list followed by Sarkodie followed by Kwesi Arthur and to the Nigerian brothers Burna Boy followed by Davido.
The most streamed song on spotify this month came from Ghana, this song was “Agyiewaa” by O’Kenneth, Reggie and City Boy the Kumericans of GH. Kwesi Arthur – Baajo which featured Joeboy was the second most streamed song, and to the third was “Sore Remix” by Yaw Tog which featured Kwesi Arthur and Stormzy from UK.
With a firm taste of the local and Pan-African tracks, it is to no surprise that top notch hit songs are from Ghana followed by Africa hits which featured the blazed songs from the continent.
For the podcasts, listeners from Ghana prefers diverse topics which included relationships talks, business, self motivations and more. A podcasts featuring Accra-based residents on diverse topics came top followed by Adekunle Tolulope’s inspirational podcast, “Articulate One and The Joe Rogan Experience”. TED talks daily and Joel Osteen are also in the top lane.
The Ghana People made it on spotify with the following counts.
Top Streamed artiste;
3. Kwesi Arthur
4. Burna Boy
Top Streamed songs;
1. City Boy, O’Kenneth, reggie – Agyeiwaa
2. Kwesi Arthur ft. Joeboy – Baajo
3. Kwesi Arthur, Stormzy, Yaw Tog – Sore Remix
4. Stonebwoy, Davido – Activate
5. Joey B ft. Sarkodie – Cold
1. Hot Hits Ghana
2. African Hits
3. Today’s Tops
4. +233 Bars
Most Streamed Podcasts;
1. Sincerely Accra
2. Articulated One
3. The Joe Rogan Experience
4. TED talks daily
5. Joel Osteen Podcast
Top cities that streamed the most;
Data gathered based on the spotify collection of February, 2021 to March, 2021.