Earlier this week, streaming giant Spotify released some incredible stats on the local music space sharing the highest streamed local and international hits in South Africa this year. Now, Apple Music has shared insights into the local and international streaming stats over the past year.

Black Coffee’s smash hit with David Guetta ‘Drive’ was the highest streamed South African song of the year. Meanwhile, Lil Nas X placed number one as the global highest streamed song of the year and Billie Eilish’s ‘When We Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?’ was the global highest streamed album of the year

APPLE MUSIC GLOBAL TOP STREAMED ALBUM OF 2019
Billie Eilish – WHEN WE FALL ASLEEP, WHERE DO WE GO?

APPLE MUSIC GLOBAL TOP 10 STREAMED SONGS OF 2019
1. Lil Nas X – Old Town Road (feat. Billy Ray Cyrus)
2. Post Malone & Swae Lee – Sunflower
3. Ariana Grande – thank u, next
4. Ariana Grande – 7 rings
5. Billie Eilish – bad guy
6. Post Malone – Wow.
7. Meek Mill – Going Bad (featuring Drake)
8. Halsey – Without Me
9. Gunna & Lil Baby – Drip Too Hard
10. Travis Scott – SICKO MODE

APPLE MUSIC’S 2019
Alternative – Billie Eilish
Classical – Ludovico Einaudi
Country – Luke Combs
Hip-Hop – Drake
African Artist – Burna Boy
Pop – Ariana Grande
R&B – Khalid
Rock – Queen
J-Pop Artists – aimyon
K-Pop Artists – BTS
Latin – Bad Bunny

APPLE MUSIC SOUTH AFRICAN TOP 10 STREAMED SONGS OF 2019
1. Post Malone & Swae Lee – Sunflower
2. Black Coffee & David Guetta – Drive (feat. Delilah Montagu)
3. Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper – Shallow
4. Halsey – Without Me
5. Khalid – Better
6. Ed Sheeran & Justin Bieber – I Don’t Care
7. benny blanco,Halsey & Khalid – Eastside
8. Lil Nas X – Old Town Road (feat. Billy Ray Cyrus)
9. Marshmello & Bastille – Happier
10. Ava Max – Sweet but Psycho

APPLE MUSIC SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA TOP 10 STREAMED SONGS OF 2019
1. Burna Boy – On the Low
2. Zlatan & Burna Boy – Killin Dem
3. Burna Boy – Anybody
4. Joeboy – Baby
5. Burna Boy – Gbona
6. Burna Boy – Dangote
7. Davido & Chris Brown – Blow My Mind
8. Rema – Dumebi
9. Beyonce,SAINt JHN,Wizkid & Blue Ivy Carter – BROWN SKIN GIRL
10. Kizz Daniel & Davido – One Ticket

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