Sounds of the summer: Despacito tops YouTube list, Ed Sheeran Number 2

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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

2.      Ed Sheeran – Shape of You

3.      Maluma – Felices los 4

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

14.   Charlie Puth – Attention

15.   BLACKPINK – As If It’s Your Last

16.   CNCO – Reggaetón Lento

17.   J Balvin – Si Tu Novio Te Deja Sola ft. Bad Bunny

18.   Nicky Jam – El Amante

19.   The Chainsmokers & Coldplay – Something Just Like This

20.   Danny Ocean – Me Rehúso

21.   Daddy Yankee – La Rompe Corazones ft. Ozuna

22.   Major Lazer – Sua Cara ft. Anitta, Pabllo Vittar

23.   Ozuna – Tu Foto

24.   Shakira – Me Enamoré

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.

Chris Price
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