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Instagram & Spotify Team for United States of #BlackGirlMagic Interactive Map

Rihanna Solange
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Rihanna and Solange photographed in New York City. 

Playlists include songs by Beyonce, SZA, Janelle Monae, Rihanna and Solange.

Spotify and Instagram have teamed up to celebrate Black History Month and the "power, resilience and beauty inspired by black women in our generation and generations past" with the interactive United States of #BlackGirlMagic map. 

The graphic highlights the most-liked IG posts for top-ranking artists most frequently playlisted with the term #BlackGirlMagic by U.S. Spotify users, according to Instagram Music & Youth Culture spokeswoman Shavone Charles.

 

 

 

The United States of #BlackGirlMagic map comes with the playlist, which is live on Spotify now. 

In addition to the playlist, Spotify has shared some data on #BlackGirlMagic mentions over the past year, revealing that the U.S. and England lead the conversation using the hashtag (followed by Canada, South Africa, France and Nigeria), with New York, Los Angeles, Atlanta and London topping the cities with the most mentions.

The ten most-streamed artists on #BlackGirlMagic playlists are Beyoncé, SZA, Rihanna, Solange, Kehlani, Nicki Minaj, Janelle Monae, Alicia Keys, Lizzo and India.Arie.

Below are the 10 most streamed songs added to the playlists:

1) Janelle Monáe - "Q.U.E.E.N." [feat. Erykah Badu]

2) Solange - "Don't Touch My Hair"

3) Nicki Minaj - "Feeling Myself"

4) SZA - "20 Something"

5) Rihanna - "Bitch Better Have My Money"

6) Che Lingo - "Black Girl Magic"

7) Janelle Monáe - "Yoga"

8) SZA - "Love Galore"

9) Mabel - "Finders Keepers"

10) Beyoncé - "Flawless Remix"

Instagram is also hosting the first-ever #BlackGirlMagic + #BlackCreatives event in New York on Friday (Feb. 23), which will bring together next-gen creatives of color for a celebration of artists, creators and tastemakers along with a presentation of interactive photo and video experiences paying tribute to the most-influential artists in the Instagram community.


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