'Baby Shark' Attacks the Streaming Songs Chart With 13 Million Streams


The viral observe earned 13.1 million U.S. streams within the newest monitoring week.

Viral sensation “Baby Shark” swims onto Billboard’s Streaming Songs at No. 49 on the Nov. Three-dated checklist, gathering 13.1 million U.S. streams within the week ending Oct. 25 (up 55 %), in line with Nielsen Music.

A nursery track with its origin within the 1900s, the track has scored latest relevance due to a model of the track created by South Korean youngsters’s academic firm Pinkfong that went viral in Asia final 12 months earlier than extra just lately discovering its manner Stateside.

Though the music video initially gained the track its prominence, on-demand audio streams now make up 2.6 million of its general streams as properly, that means listeners are visiting companies like Apple Music and Spotify to get their “Baby Shark” repair, not simply YouTube.

The track concurrently guidelines Kid Digital Song Sales (Three,000 downloads) for a seventh week.

“Baby Shark” additionally led the LyricFind Global chart for every week (Oct. 27).