On youtube this year, Black lives matter really does matter, or at least their artists do. The success of these incredible artists have made it into the top 10 music videos on youtube. This year the chart has been denominated by Rap, hip-hop and Grime music made by various artists like Stormzy, AJ Tracey and Tion Wayne.
An American equivalent of the charts feature the likes of Drake with Life is good and 6ix9ine with Gooba. Youtube Commented ‘ The power of hip-hop was undeniable, with artists from YoungBoy Never Broke Again to Lil Baby to Future taking over the Top US Charts.
2020 was filled with many problematic events but music seemed to rise above that. Music was released constantly helping us through this pandemic. Youtube was these artists virtual stage to bring fans from all over the world together. In numbers calculated by youtube, 70 percent of people used youtube during this year to replace live events. 40 percent say they participated in an activity watched a video online. Lastly, 47 percent of people agree that this year, watching videos and music online helped with their personal problems.
Youtube’s Top Music videos in the UK in 2020
- Life is Good – Drake
- Gooba – 6ix9ine
- Rain – Aitch and AJ Tracey ft Tay Keith
- Head & Head – Joel Corry and MNEK
- Rockstar – DaBaby ft Roody Ricch
- I Dunno – Dion Wayne, Dutchavelli and Stormzy
- Blinding Lights – The Weekend
- Only If You Knew – Dutchavelli
- Godzilla – Eminem ft Juice World
- Toosie Slide – Drake