Top podcasts

Podcast Industry Ranking
Top 20 Podcasts
US Audience: July 2019
Rank Podcast Publisher
1 The Daily The New York Times
2 This American Life This American Life/Serial
3 Stuff You Should Know iHeartRadio
4 Up First NPR
5 The Ben Shapiro Show Daily Wire
6 Pardon My Take Barstool Sports
7 Planet Money NPR
8 RadioLab WNYC Studios
9 TED Radio Hour NPR
10 Call Her Daddy Barstool Sports
11 Hidden Brain NPR
12 Fresh Air NPR
13 Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me! NPR
14 TED Talks Daily PRX
15 Freakonomics Freakonomics
16 How I Built This NPR
17 NPR Politics Podcast NPR
18 The Moth PRX
19 Sword and Scale Kast Media
20 99% Invisible PRX

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