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It looks like Italy are on the verge of another Eurovision win, with streams for Mahmood and BLANCO’s ‘Brividi’ topping on Spotify.
The annual songwriting competition from mainly European countries is streaming the final this weekend (May 14) from Turin, Italy. After getting the most streams between March 2021 and May 2021, last year’s Spotify data successfully predicted Maneskinis victory, with “ZITTI E BUONI”. Can Spotify correctly predict this year’s Eurovision winner again?
Eurovision fans love preparing and reliving the music before, during and after the final. Spotify says, during last year’s competition, streams of Eurovision-related playlists on Spotify increased by 594%, with 27 million minutes streamed.
Spotify is once again predicting another victory for this year’s host country Italy with its submission “Brividi” by mahmoud and WHITE see the most streams before the finale. “Brividiis the most-streamed song in 28 of the 40 participating countries, after removing each country’s original entry. It would mark Italy’s second consecutive win, a feat achieved by only four countries – Spain, Luxembourg, Israel and Ireland.
Once you get here you realize that everything that happened before is erased because you are in a different situation and in a new context with completely different circumstances, both from Sanremo and from everything that is. happened before. So actually, maybe it’s better not to think about it too much and just enjoy the moment.
Mahmood and BLANCO
Other popular entries this year include Ukraine”Stephanie” of the hip-hop trio KALUSH. “Stephanieis the number one entry in five Eurovision markets, number one or number two in a third of the countries, and in the top ten of every participating country, excluding home entries, with six million streams worldwide .
The success doesn’t end on the night of the final. Last year’s winners Maneskin became famous, with a 5,400% increase in international flows between January and March 2022, compared to the same period last year. Their single Supplicant recently entered Spotify billion club. Fans aren’t confined to their home countries either. ManeskinThe top five fan markets are the United States, Italy, Brazil, Germany and Mexico.
Spotify has put together a slew of playlists for those eagerly awaiting the finale. You can find the official Eurovision 2022 playlist here or below, plus a series of playlists celebrating the music and culture of their nations, curated by legendary Eurovision contestants and personalities, including Jedward (The sound of Ireland), Barbara Pravi (The sound of France), Rosa Lopez (The sound of Spain), Loreen (The sound of Sweden), duncan laurence (The sound of the Netherlands), KEiiNO (The sound of Norway), Conchita Wurst (The sound of Austria), Francesca Michielin (The sound of Italy), and Eli Huli (The sound of Israel). If that’s still not enough, proceed to checkout Eurovision winners, Eurovision party, Eurovision balladsThe best of Eurovision 80 years, 90s, 00s, 10sand 20sand Eurovision gold (which includes songs from the 50s, 60s and 70s). Wow, that’s a lot of playlists!