Millions of Madonna fans across the world will be celebrating the Queen of Pop’s 52nd birthday today, and download trends from Ovi Music show the Material Girl is still as popular as ever with fans around the world.
Nokia’s trends snapshot reveals Madonna is the second most popular female solo artist, according to downloads by fans using Ovi’s unlimited track download service – beaten only by Lady Gaga, 28 years her junior.
Top 20 Most Downloaded Artists World Wide:
1. Lady Gaga
2. Michael Jackson
3. Jay Chou
4. The Black Eyed Peas
8. David Guetta
… Queen, Britney Spears, Shakira, Linkin Park, Coldplay, Green Day, P!nk, Robbie Williams, Akon, Bon Jovi, Mariah Carey
Madonna Downloads by Country:
Brazil (16.77%), Finland (16.60%), Mexico (15.86%), China (11.77%), UK (10.06%), Singapore (7.50%), Germany (5.13%), Australia (4.30%)m Russia (3.88%), Italy (2.20%)
Madonna’s Most Downloaded Songs:
2. Revolver (Madonna vs David Guetta One Love Remove (feat Lil Wayne)
3. La Isla Bonita
4. Like a Virgin
5. Hung Up
6. Like a Prayer
7. Papa Don’t Preach
9. 4 Minutes (featuring Justin Timberlake and Timberland)
10. Material Girl
The research was based on downloads made by users of Ovi’s Unlimited music download service since launch. The survey finished on 10 August 2010.
Ovi’s unlimited music download service is available in 36 countries around the world.
Thanks to Ivana