ANALYTICS & INSIGHT
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Africa Charts is a music intelligence company that focuses on providing music analytics, industry statistics, and insights. We track hundreds of thousands of African songs around the globe measuring their popularity and reach, to provide specialized insight for artist, tour promoters, retailers, record labels, marketers, and passionate music fans.
In addition we are also the official, trusted weekly source of what’s popular in music right now for numerous regions throughout Africa. We are best known for the Official Single Charts (Top 50 Songs), as well as the Top 50 Artist and Top Music Videos.
HOW THE CHARTS ARE CALCULATED
Simply put the charts are comprised of the trending artist, popular music videos, and the biggest current songs in a specific region. The items are ranked using a variety of factors across a seven day period. Chart factors include: TV and radio airplay, record sales (both digital and physical), streaming platforms, social media, song and video downloads from top African entertainment sites, as well as YouTube and Dailymotion views.