Top 10 Records That Sidhu Moosewala Made In The Year 2021

The year 2021 was huge for the Punjabi Music Industry and one man in particular, Sidhu Moosewala, just made it better. Sidhu was already one of the biggest stars in the industry when we entered 2021, but today, not only is he the biggest star of the Punjabi industry, but he’s taken himself all the way to become one of the most renowned artists in the country and even the world.

Just as Apple Music, Spotify and other streaming platforms started releasing their official numbers for the year, Sidhu Moosewala started taking over. The Punjabi left behind ace Bollywood singers and grabbed top spots in almost every major chart with mind-blowing streaming numbers. Let’s take a look back at the year 2021 in Sidhu Moosewala’s career.

Here Are 10 Records That Sidhu Moosewala Made In 2021

1. Longest-Running Album In The Industry

Moosetape! How can we not talk about this 23-track blast? Without a doubt, Moosetape was the most talked-about album of the year! Sidhu Moosewala went quiet for some time and became socially inactive for many months. We didn’t see any track, update, not even an appearance from him for months, and then the man struck back. We woke up to Sidhu Moosewala announcing his 3rd yet the most important album of his career, Moosetape. Our minds were blown when the tracklist of the album came out and it was announced that Moosetape will have 23 tracks in it. Spreading over 3 months, Moosetape became the longest-running album in the Punjabi Industry and also one of the biggest!

2. First Indian To Perform At The UK Wireless

Sidhu Moosewala became as popular in the UK as he was in India, with his album Moosetape. Not only did he work with some of the top British rappers and music producers, his songs topped the UK Charts. And then, via a VIP entry, Sidhu Moosewala finally reached the prestigious Wireless Festival of the UK. Pictures of him linking up with top UK artists came out but the one thing that the audience was waiting for was to see an Indian perform on the stage. And just the next day, a Punjabi became the first-ever Indian to have ever performed at the UK Wireless as he gave his lightning performance on the song ‘47’ with Mist and Steel Banglez.

3. Only Punjabi Album On Spotify Top Charts 2021

Just as Spotify wrapped up 2021 and unveiled their stats for the year, we came to know that Moosetape was the only Punjabi album among the 5 most streamed albums in the country. So, not only did the album succeed in winning our hearts, it also created records in terms of numbers and streams. The album also crossed 150 million total streams on Spotify this year.

4. Most Streamed Punjabi Album Of The Year On Apple Music India

Apple Music India also unveiled their 2021 records. Without any doubt, Moosetape was the 2nd most streamed album on the platform in India, only behind the Kabir Singh movie album. It was the highest ranked Punjabi album of the year on the list. Sidhu also became the 8th most streamed artist of the year on Apple Music India.

5. 295 Peaked Top 100 Youtube Songs Charts In Canada

One of the most popular songs from the album Moosetape was none other than the hard-hitting ‘295’. Sidhu Moosewala decided to spill some facts and go hard on religious drama, politics, society and hate. Unsurprisingly, the song went on to become one of the biggest tracks of Sidhu’s career and climbed all the way to the top of ‘Top 100 Youtube Songs’ charts in Canada.

6. Cover Of The Global X Spotify Playlist

Sidhu Moosewala was all over Spotify this year. His Moosetape was also officially released on Spotify streaming platform. And in this course, Sidhu Moosewala also earned the title of being the first ever Indian to be featured as the cover of Spotify’s Global X playlist, which features top songs from all over the world.

7. First Indian To Have Custom Youtube Countdown

On June 16, Sidhu Moosewala released the 10th track from his album Moosetape, titled ‘Signed To God’. With this song, Sidhu also became the first-ever Indian Youtube Creator to have his own Custom Premier Countdown! He left behind big Youtubers like Carryminati, Bhuvan Bam, Amit Bhadana and many others. Moosetape earned Sidhu a lot of records and this is just another one of those.

8. Song With 6 Music Producers

The closing track of the album Moosetape, Celebrity Killer, brought in 6 Music Producers on a single track. We had never seen as many music producers working on a single track in the Punjabi Industry before. The Kidd, M1, Steel Banglez, Chris Rich, JB and A Singh produced the music for the closing track of the album.

9. Crossed 500 Million Total Spotify Streams

Sidhu Moosewala also crossed the 500 Million or Half A Billion total streams mark on Spotify this year. With his albums PBX1, Snitches Get Stitches and Moosetape, and countless singles, duets, Sidhu successfully crossed the milestone. Moosetape alone garnered over 150 million streams for Sidhu Moosewala this year.

10. Songs On Billboard Global Triller

Even at the Billboard Charts, Sidhu Moosewala was successful in marking his name this year. There are few Punjabi artists who have ever reached the prestigious charts and Sidhu Moosewala had as many as 5 songs up there. Bitch I’m Back, the opening track of the album and Moosedrilla, with Divine, climbed to the top of the charts to grab the number 1 position. These Days got 13th, Brown Shortie 7th and Us ranked at 3 on the charts.

2021 was one of the biggest years for Sidhu Moosewala’s career. Not only did he make records in terms of music, he also went on to start his acting career. Now Sidhu has movies planned for 2022 and there are probably many other movies to be announced. Let’s see what 2022 Sidhu Moosewala brings for us.

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