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SZA’s “I Hate U” Debuts At #1 On US Spotify Streaming Chart, Tops US & Global Apple Music Listings

“I Hate U” makes a strong opening day impression.

SZA - I Hate U cover, courtesy of RCA Records

SZA’s “I Hate U” attracted mammoth opening day streaming interest. The new song debuts atop the US Spotify listing, while claiming first place on the US and Global Apple Music charts.

“I Hate U” received 1,615,102 American Spotify streams on Friday, December 3. The count convincingly positions the SZA track atop the US chart; no other song came within 500K streams on Friday.

Apple Music does not share specific numbers, but it confirms that “I Hate U” was the day’s biggest song in America and around the world.

— “I Hate U” is attracting additional interest on the sales front; it currently occupies the #11 position on the all-genre US iTunes chart.

Written by Brian Cantor

Brian Cantor is the editor-in-chief for Headline Planet. He has been a leading reporter in the music, movie, television and sporting spaces since 2002.

Brian's reporting has been cited by major websites like BuzzFeed, Billboard, the New Yorker and The Fader -- and shared by celebrities like Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber and Nicki Minaj.

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