Afro Nation and Billboard partner for New US Afrobeats Chart
Billboard And Afro Nation Set To Launch US Afrobeats Songs Chart.
The partnership was announced via social media.
Billboard and Afro Nation have officially announced their partnership to launch the US Afrobeats Songs chart.
On Tuesday, March 22, 2022, Billboard announced that the first-ever US Afrobeats Songs chart would be launched in collaboration with music festival giants Afro Nation.
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This is a significant step forward for Afrobeats as a genre.
It is fast becoming a global sound, and the artists are also becoming a force to be reckoned with as major international collaborations have been recorded so far.
On March 29, the Billboard U.S. Afrobeats Songs chart will be available on Billboard.com.
The chart ranks the top 50 most popular Afrobeats songs in the country using a weighted formula that includes official streams from prominent audio and video music services on both subscription and ad-supported tiers, as well as download sales from top music retailers.
— billboard (@billboard) March 22, 2022