• Kyriakos Tsinivits

Eurovision 2021 winners Måneskin conquer TikTok as they rule Spotify


Eurovision 2021 winners Måneskin are hot property right now!


They have taken over the popular online platform TikTok with all their back catalogue and current music amassing over 4.4 million videos. Their biggest song on TikTok ‘Beggin’’, has over 3.9 million videos alone.


Måneskin’s cover of The Four Seasons' 1967 track ‘Beggin'' was originally released on an EP called 'Chosen' back in 2017. The song was recorded by Måneskin after performing it on the' X Factor Italy'. ‘Beggin'' has seen a resurgence after the group's rising profile from their Eurovision win with the song going viral on TikTok.



We looked at Måneskin’s top 10 songs on TikTok, and 'Beggin'' far exceeds their second most popular song on TikTok, ‘I Wanna Be Your Slave’ by over 3.5 million videos. Their Eurovision winning song ‘Zitti e buoni’ ranks in third most popular on the online platform.


You can check out Måneskin's Top 10 most popular songs on TikTok, as of July 5, here:


1. ‘Beggin’’ (The Four Seasons cover) - 3.9 million

2. ‘I Wanna Be Your Slave’ - 259.9K

3. ‘Zitti e buoni’ - 141.5K

4. ‘Torna a casa’ - 82.6K

5. ‘Coraline’ - 7.69K

6. ‘Morirò da re’ - 6.9K

7. ‘Somebody Told Me’ (The Killers cover) - 6.1K

8. ‘Chosen’ - 5.5K

9. ‘L’altra dimensione’ - 3.2K

10. ‘For Your Love’ - 3.15K


The success of ‘Beggin’’ on TikTok has translated to a huge surge in streams on Spotify.


The song is currently storming the charts, reaching No. 6 on the Australia ARIA Singles chart , with huge success across Europe reaching No.1 in Germany and climbing to No.7 in the United Kingdom. The band have also made their debut on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart with 'Beggin'' snagging the No. 78 spot. They earned their first career entry on the chart.


Earlier in the week, on July 3, ‘Beggin’’ reached No. 1 on the Global Top 200 on Spotify, knocking off Olivia Rodrigo's ‘good 4 u’. It’s the first time the Italian band have reached the coveted top spot beating the likes of Dua Lipa, Ed Sheeran and Lil Nas X.


Top 10 Global Top 200 on Spotify - July 4 2021

The band celebrated the massive feat with a post on Instagram showing photos of all the members of the band, Damiano David (Main vocalist), Victoria De Angelis (Bass), Thomas Raggi (Guitar) and Ethan Torchio (Drums), when they were children.



Interestingly when we look at the current top 10 on the Global Top 200 on Spotify and see how popular those songs are on TikTok, Måneskin reigns supreme!


Top 10 Spotify Global Top 200 songs ranked by total videos on TikTok as of July 5, 2021:


1. Måneskin - ‘Beggin’’ - 3.8M

2. Doja Cat feat. SZA - ‘Kiss Me More’ - 3.3M

3. Dua Lipa - ‘Levitating’ - 2.5M

4. Olivia Rodrigo - ‘good 4 u’ - 2.4M

5. Lil Nas X - ‘MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name)’ - 2.2M

6. Rauw Alejandro - ‘Todo De Ti’ - 1.7M

7. J Balvin, Maria Becerra - ‘Qué Más Pues?’ - 856K

8. Bad Bunny - ‘Yonaguni’ - 727.9K

9. Ed Sheeran - ‘Bad Habits’ - 703.4K 10. Måneskin - ‘I Wanna Be Your Slave’ - 259.9K


Måneskin's second song to make a huge impact is ‘I Wanna Be Your Slave’ which hit the top 10 of the Global Top 200 Spotify chart in late June. The song even made its debut on the ARIA Singles chart in Australia this week at No. 21.


This week the band teased that the music video for the song will be out soon. We cannot wait!