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AWAL First: Week of July 17th


We have incredible artists releasing tons of new music each week, some of which claim a spot on our AWAL First playlist — a playlist dedicated to featuring some of the top performing tracks in the AWAL catalogue for the week, based on playlist adds, streams, and listeners.

This week we’ll be taking a closer look at the newest artists added to AWAL First Playlist, covering new music and milestones from AWAL members R3HAB, Jimi Charles Moody, and BAYNK.

1. Hold Me — R3HAB

R3habs newest new release has brought in over 400 thousands streams and close to 300 thousand listeners just over the course of last weekend!

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Hold Me — R3HAB

“Hold Me” has seen massive success with major Spotify generated playlists being featured on 9 New Music Friday playlists, worldwide.

AWAL Insights™: This new single received nearly 89% of its streams through Spotify generated playlist and pulled the majority of its listenership from the U.S. (38%).  

2. Shame — Jimi Charles Moody

Shame — Jimi Charles Moody

This new single has seen the majority of its support through the inclusion New Music Friday playlist across the world such as New Music Friday US, Novidades Da Semana, and New Music Friday Netherlands.  

AWAL Insights™: Shame’s most engaged listeners on Spotify seem to primarily be female and within the 25 – 34 age range.

3. Come Home — BAYNK & Shallou

BAYNK’s new track has gained nearly 120 thousand streams and 90 thousand listeners over the first few days after release.

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Come Home — BAYNK & Shallou

This new single has seen the majority of its support through the inclusion on New Music Friday playlists across the world such as New Music Friday Australia, Global, and Germany.  

AWAL Insights™: BAYNK has gotten much higher than average streaming in both Australia (17% of total streams) and Germany (11% of total streams).


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