Time flies and it’s almost December. Spotify’s 2023 Wrapped is here once again and it makes for a compelling read. The campaign highlights the most-streamed top artistes, songs, albums, and podcasts that defined how over 574 million people around the world listened this year. Here’s India’s 2023 audio review at a glance.
Arijit Singh takes the top spot for most-streamed artiste and is followed by Pritam, Anirudh Ravichander, A.R. Rahman, Shreya Ghoshal, Amitabh Bhattacharya, Alka Yagnik, Vishal-Shekhar, Sidhu Moose Wala and Udit Narayan.
The record-breaking hit Maan meri jaan by King and Saurabh Lokahnde takes the top spot with over 275 million streams this year. Other top songs include Kahani Suno 2.0 by Kaifi Khalil; Kesariya (from Brahmastra) by Pritam, Arijit Singh and Amitabh Bhattacharya; Malang sajna by Sachet Tandon, Parampara Tandon and Kumaar; Cheques by Shubh and Tatay Produciendo; Heeriye by Arijit Singh, Dulquer Salmaan, Jasleen Royal, Aditya Sharma and Sourav Roy; Chaleya (from Jawan) by Anirudh Ravichander, Arijit Singh, Kumaar and Shilpa Rao; Phir aur kya chahiye (from Zara Hatke Zara Bachke) by Amitabh Bhattacharya, Arijit Singh and Sachin-Jigar; Agar tum saath ho (from Tamasha) by Alka Yagnik, Arijit Singh, A.R. Rahman and Irshad Kamil; and Daku by Chani Nattan and Inderpal Moga.
Kabir Singh by various artistes is the most-streamed album and is followed by Ultimate Love Songs by Arijit Singh, Moosetape by Sidhu Moose Wala, Still Rollin’ by Shubh, Champagne Talk by King, Brahmastra by Pritam, Shershaah by various artistes, Aashiqui 2 by Mithoon, Love Aaj Kal by Pritam and Starboy by The Weeknd.