Music Metrics Vault

World

Most popular artists in World

This chart is based on the monthly listeners metric for all artists tagged with the genre world by Spotify. It may contain some errors or some data may not be up to date. You can check the artist profile to update data if necessary.

# Artist Monthly Listeners Followers
1
10,541,046
1,721,051
2
6,914,994
1,824,824
3
5,863,650
900,797
4
5,473,237
6,831,946
5
2,851,591
1,261,071
6
1,978,598
215,188
7
Youssou N'Dour
1,240,194
228,153
8
Cesária Evora
1,030,211
393,666
9
978,260
260,484
10
Mulatu Astatke
926,508
239,761
11
Hindi Zahra
848,007
237,033
12
Gotan Project
725,521
382,129
13
Salif Keita
684,688
189,483
14
Toumani Diabaté
628,672
102,929
15
Miriam Makeba
604,532
186,831
16
Blick Bassy
537,681
46,872
17
Loreena McKennitt
485,936
502,168
18
Vieux Farka Touré
478,805
77,940
19
Fela Kuti
469,406
567,144
20
Rodrigo y Gabriela
445,849
436,044
21
Manu Dibango
438,513
91,170
22
Ali Farka Touré
435,411
267,602
23
Tony Allen
407,317
129,839
24
Angelique Kidjo
388,260
131,881
25
Baaba Maal
375,303
100,729
26
Lhasa De Sela
369,670
186,943
27
Ibeyi
365,792
333,703
28
Ladysmith Black Mambazo
358,878
119,776
29
Ofra Haza
349,739
47,411
30
Tinariwen
339,998
346,233
31
Yasmin Levy
335,160
107,030
32
The Lijadu Sisters
294,496
59,740
33
Orchestra Baobab
275,298
147,568
34
Ballaké Sissoko
271,415
58,123
35
Oumou Sangaré
212,713
159,935
36
Ayub Ogada
175,953
43,023
37
Victor Démé
172,503
31,545
38
Geoffrey Oryema
166,975
45,574
39
Rokia Traoré
157,915
112,011
40
Habib Koité
157,253
69,932
41
Ismaël Lô
142,157
90,002
42
Rajery
133,530
8,720
43
Cheikh Lô
125,213
60,996
44
Mathias Duplessy
122,641
17,214
45
Bombino
109,761
99,910
46
Francis Bebey
91,149
54,742
47
AfroCubism
87,348
28,535
48
Yvonne Chaka Chaka
84,363
86,457
49
Antibalas
76,047
73,359
50
Zap Mama
69,339
37,768
51
Boubacar Traoré
66,911
69,148
52
Afro Celt Sound System
56,728
50,244
53
Bassekou Kouyate
56,196
27,338
54
Sheila Chandra
53,094
30,353
55
Femi Kuti
52,224
66,076
56
Issa Bagayogo
30,028
20,660
57
Susso
29,071
15,904
58
Niyaz
24,679
28,991
59
Djelimady Tounkara
24,379
8,629
60
Les Amazones d'Afrique
21,785
20,183
61
Konono N°1
19,875
13,443
62
Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars
17,463
10,194
63
Simentera
17,018
3,925
64
Toumani Diabaté's Symmetric Orchestra
8,174
2,996
65
Ghorwane
3,997
3,981
66
Positive Black Soul
2,723
3,335
67
Radiokijada
554
494
68
3 Mustaphas 3
497
1,385
69
Juluka
423
8,953
70
Amkoullel
174
149