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Apple Announces Most Popular Podcasts of 2023

Apple Announces Most Popular Podcasts of 2023

Posted November 28, 2023 at 3:13pm by iClarified
Apple has revealed the most popular podcasts of 2023, providing year-end charts localized for listeners in nearly 100 countries and regions.

The 2023 charts are available in the Browse tab through the end of the year, and include the top podcasts overall, the top new shows that debuted this year, the most followed shows, the most shared shows and episodes, and the top free and subscriber channels. Listeners in over 15 markets can also explore Shows We Love, a curated collection of standout narrative and episodic series that resonated with listeners this year.

Apple Podcasts will reveal the Show of the Year on Tuesday, December 5.

Here are the most popular podcasts of 2023 in the U.S.:

Top Shows

1. Crime Junkie
2. The Daily
3. Dateline NBC
4. SmartLess
5. This American Life
6. Morbid
7. Up First
8. Huberman Lab
9. Hidden Brain
10. Stuff You Should Know

Top New Shows

1. Scamanda
2. The Retrievals
3. The Deck Investigates
4. Murder & Magnolias
5. Wiser Than Me with Julia Louis-Dreyfus
6. The Girl in the Blue Mustang
7. The Coldest Case in Laramie
8. Murder in Apartment 12
9. The Girlfriends
10. Undetermined

Most Followed Shows

1. Huberman Lab
2. SmartLess
3. New Heights with Jason and Travis Kelce
4. Scamanda
5. The Mel Robbins Podcast
6. Crime Junkie
7. The Retrievals
8. The Deck Investigates
9. Wiser Than Me with Julia Louis-Dreyfus
10. On Purpose with Jay Shetty

Most Shared Shows

1. Scamanda
2. Sold a Story
3. The Retrievals
4. Huberman Lab
5. SmartLess
6. The Witch Trials of J.K Rowling
7. Rachel Maddow Presents: Ultra
8. Wiser Than Me with Julia Louis Dreyfus
9. The Bible in a Year (with Fr. Mike Schmitz)
10. True Sunlight

Most Shared Episodes

1. Huberman Lab: "What Alcohol Does to Your Body, Brain & Health"
2. Wiser Than Me with Julia Louis-Dreyfus: "Julia Gets Wise with Jane Fonda"
3. The Daily: "The Fight Over Phonics"
4. Hidden Brain: "The Paradox of Pleasure"
5. Sold a Story: "The Problem"
6. The Mel Robbins Podcast: "The 'Let Them Theory': A Life Changing Mindset Hack That 15 Million People Can't Stop Talking About"
7. The Retrievals: "The Patients"
8. We Can Do Hard Things with Glennon Doyle: "Why We Love the Way We Love: Attachment Styles with Dr. Becky Kennedy"
9. Just B with Bethenny Frankel: "Reality Reckoning: Rachel Leviss (Part One)"
10. Serial: "The Alibi"

Top Free Channels

1. iHeartPodcasts
2. audiochuck
3. The New York Times
4. Dear Media
5. Serial Productions
6. Barstool Sports
7. ABC News
8. The Daily Wire
9. Scicomm Media
10. Cumulus Podcast Network 

Top Subscriber Channels

1. Wondery
2. Dateline NBC
3. Pushkin
4. iHeart True Crime
5. Lemonada
6. Tenderfoot TV
7. TED Audio Collective
8. Freakonomics Radio
9. Radiolab
10. BBC Podcasts

You can download Apple Podcasts from the App Store for free.


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