Zara Larsson’s 2019 single “Wow” storms America thanks to new film
Zara Larsson has quietly notched up yet another hit. Following a placement during a key sequence in the Netflix film ‘Work It’, her 2019 single “Wow” recently lit up streaming platforms. Cumulative worldwide numbers jumped exponentially over 2,300% from 17K streams-per-day to a whopping 447K streams-per-day. In the United States alone, the song exploded from 7K streams-per-day to 120K streams-per-day.
On Spotify, it grew from 13K streams-per-day to 343K streams-per-day, while increasing on Apple Music from 3K streams-per-day to 87K+ streams-per-day and on Amazon Music from 1K streams-per-day to 11K+ streams-per-day. Not to mention, it emerged as the No.5 Most Shazam’ed track in the United States and No.6 globally. Produced by none other than Marshmello, “Wow” notably figures prominently in a pivotal sequence during ‘Work It’.
The song plays during a transformative moment and powerful dance routine for protagonist Quinn Ackerman (Sabrina Carpenter). The film is now available on Netflix worldwide. The song has eclipsed over 40 million streams to date and earned widespread acclaim. Upon release, Idolator dubbed it, “easily her best yet,” and Chicago Tribune predicted, “‘Wow’ may help Larsson become as famous in America as she is everywhere else”.