Soundcloud’s top ten most played artists of 2015
Soundcloud’s top ten most played artists of 2015. It should come as little surprise that famous pop artists are the ones who make up this list. Exactly who these artists are and which genres they represent is probably what makes this list interesting. Hip Hop artists make up a big chunk of the top ten, this isn’t too shocking and it surely puts into perspective the kind of audience that Soundcloud is drawing in.
Sitting right at the top Soundcloud’s top ten Most Played Artists of 2015, is none other than the Meek Mill shredding Drake. Drake’s diss track aimed at Meek Mill titled ‘Back To Back Freestyle’ has a staggering forty eight million plus plays.
The perception is that most of the users on Soundcloud lean towards the sounds of electronic dance music, even though there is now proof that mainstream pop musicians get the highest ratings on the site.
Soundcloud’s top ten most played artists of 2015 sits in the midst of numerous independent record labels including established and aspiring producers and DJs. A lot of Soundcloud users are also ordinary people who enjoy streaming music and re-sharing it on their profiles.
Streaming music is one of the easiest and most space efficient ways to enjoy listening to your favourite music and to discover new artists and producers that you enjoy. The setup of Soundcloud is interactive in the way that you can communicate with your favourite musicians by leaving comments on tracks, show support by reposting their stuff, liking it with the heart button, and even tweeting it or sending it to Facebook. It’s the only way I listen to my favourite music other than YouTube.
Soundcloud’s top ten Most Played Artists of 2015
- Major Lazer
- Chris Brown
- Kid Ink
- The Weeknd
- Chance The Rapper