Sounds of the summer: Despacito tops YouTube list, Ed Sheeran Number 2
With summer drawing to an end, YouTube has revealed the top 25 “Songs of the Summer” globally as viewed on its platform.
Unsurprisingly, Despacito ranks #1 however, the UK is close behind with Ed Sheeran’s hit song Shape of You, ranking second on the global list!
Here is the list in full:
YouTube’s Top 25 Songs of the Summer (GLOBAL)
1. Luis Fonsi – Despacito ft. Daddy Yankee
4. J. Balvin, Willy William – Mi Gente
5. Clean Bandit – Rockabye ft. Sean Paul, Anne-Marie
6. Jason Derulo – Swalla ft. Nicki Minaj, Ty Dolla $ign
7. Shakira – Chantaje ft. Maluma
8. Chris Jeday – Ahora Dice ft. J. Balvin, Ozuna, Arcángel
9. Wisin – Escápate Conmigo ft. Ozuna
10. DJ Khaled – I’m the One ft. Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper, Lil Wayne
11. Bruno Mars – That’s What I Like
12. Enrique Iglesias – Súbeme La Radio ft. Descemer Bueno, Zion & Lennox
13. DJ Khaled – Wild Thoughts ft. Rihanna, Bryson Tiller
15. BLACKPINK – As If It’s Your Last
17. J Balvin – Si Tu Novio Te Deja Sola ft. Bad Bunny
19. The Chainsmokers & Coldplay – Something Just Like This
21. Daddy Yankee – La Rompe Corazones ft. Ozuna
22. Major Lazer – Sua Cara ft. Anitta, Pabllo Vittar
23. Ozuna – Tu Foto
25. French Montana – Unforgettable
See Google Trends and YouTube for Artists to see how some of the songs have been searched for and watched over the summer. Songs released within the past year are ranked by their global views across YouTube between May 29, 2017 and September 4, 2017.