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One Year at MENA: Deezer Reveals Best Songs, Artists, Albums and Playlists in UAE

One Year at MENA: Deezer Reveals Best Songs, Artists, Albums and Playlists in UAE

• The global music streaming service will hit the right mark with users across the region with a strong focus on local content
• The most streamed artist in the UAE since the teaser launched in October 2018, Ariana Grande

As it celebrates its first anniversary in the Middle East and North Africa, the teaser reveals the most streamed songs, artists, albums and playlists in the UAE since the launch of the global streaming service last year.

Ariana Grande was the most sought-after artist in the UAE, While Taki Taki by DJ Snake, Cardi B, Selena Gomez, Ozuna topped the list of most streamed songs. In addition, American rapper Post Malone's Beerbongs & Bentleys was the most popular album, and the 'Top United Arab Emirates' Exchange, the most popular playlist in the Deezer application.

Top 5 Songs:
• Cardi B, Ozuna , Taki Taki’s DJ Snake , Selena Gomez
• Thank You, Next - Ariana Grande
• Happier-Marshmallow, Bastille
• Without Me–Halsey
• Sunflower-Swae Lee, Post Malone

Top 5 Artists:
• Ariana Grande
• J Balvin
• Billie Eilish
• Ed Sheeran
• Post Malone

Top 5 Albums:
• Thank U, Next
• Beerbongs & Bentleys
• Dua Lipa
• Scorpion
• Where Do We Go?, When We All Fall Asleep

Top 5 Playlists:
• Hits of The Moment
• Top United Arab Emirates
• Today's Best Pop
• Rap Bangers
• Acoustic Pop

“We are delighted to have reached this important milestone in our journey to the region. The Middle East and North Africa are an important growth market for Deezer, with a number of factors, such as a large young demographic, and a deep interest in music. Over the past year, we have had the pleasure of connecting users across the region with locally relevant content, while also giving them an opportunity to discover new artists, genres and playlists. Music is at the center of everything we do in Teaser, so it is only appropriate to mark this occasion by celebrating the love of our artists, users and they share the music,” told CEO - MENA and Turkey, Tarek Mounir, Deezer.

The Deezer was launched at Mena in October 2018 with an exclusive long-term contract with Rotana. With 14 million active monthly users, the music streaming service provides access to 56 million tracks in multiple languages.