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Tyla’s ‘water’ becomes most streamed song in 2023


November 6, 2023

Afro pop Princess, Tyla , left her mark in 2023 as her hit single ‘Water’ became the most streamed afrobeat song on Spotify.

Water debuted in July and has since become the song of 2023. The melodic song also earned a spot on the Billboard Top Global 200 list. On the Music platform, Spotify Water has gained over 124 million streams. According to Charts Africa, the most streamed Afrobeats Songs on Spotify in 2023 so far are

Water-124 million

Unavailable- 96 million

This Year (Blessings)- 84 million

Soweto Rmx- 75 million

Charm- 70million

People- 62 million

City Boys- 55 million

Amapiano- 36 million

Party No Dey Stop- 33 million

Lonely At The Top- 33 million

Holiday- 32 million

Sittin’ On Top Of The World- 32 million

Feel- 33 million

Gwagwalada- 31 million

Sability- 31 million

Reason-29 million

Tyla has also been nominated for Best New Artist at the BET Soul Train Awards. Other nominees for this category are Ayra Starr, Ambre, Coco Jones, Flo, Doechii, Wanmor, and Friday.

The rise of”Water” also lifts Tyla’s fortunes on the Billboard Artist 100, where she jumped from 72 to 58 in her second week on the 100-position list, which measures artist activity across key metrics of music consumption.