In its annual Wrapped data, the streaming platform revealed this morning (December 1) that its most streamed artist of 2020 is Unhealthy Bunny, with greater than 8.2 billion streams globally this 12 months.
Unhealthy Bunny additionally bagged himself the most-streamed album globally, together with his second studio album ‘YHLQMDLG’ garnering 3.3 billion streams in 2020. The Weeknd’s ‘After Hours’, Post Malone’s ‘Hollywood’s Bleeding’. Harry Styles’ ‘Fine Line’ and Dua Lipa’s ‘Future Nostalgia’ spherical out the Prime 5.
Billie Eilish topped the listing for most-streamed feminine artist of 2020 for the second 12 months in a row. Behind her comes Taylor Swift and Ariana Grande at two and three, whereas Dua Lipa and Halsey sit at 4 and 5.
Probably the most-streamed track of the 12 months goes to The Weeknd for ‘Blinding Lights’, with nearly 1.6 billion streams globally. Tones And I‘s ‘Dance Monkey’ and Roddy Rich‘s ‘The Field’ arrive in second and third respectively. The fourth most-streamed track is ‘Roses – Imanbek Remix’ by Imanbek and SAINt JHN, with Dua Lipa’s ‘Don’t Begin Now’ at 5.
The ‘Joe Rogan Expertise’ takes the primary slot for hottest podcast of the 12 months globally. Coming in second and third are ‘TED Talks Day by day’ and ‘The Day by day’. The fourth hottest podcast was ‘The Michelle Obama Podcast’, adopted by the comedy/recommendation present ‘Name Her Daddy’.
Spotify additionally revealed that its most streamed editorial playlist of 2020 was ‘In the present day’s Prime Hits’, which has greater than 27 million followers.
See the complete lists under:
Spotify 2020 Wrapped World Prime Lists:
Most Streamed Artists Globally
- Unhealthy Bunny
- J Balvin
- Juice WRLD
- The Weeknd
Most Streamed Feminine Artists Globally
- Billie Eilish
- Taylor Swift
- Ariana Grande
- Dua Lipa
Most Streamed Albums Globally
- Unhealthy Bunny – ‘YHLQMDLG’
- The Weeknd – ‘After Hours’
- Put up Malone – ‘Hollywood’s Bleeding’
- Harry Types – ‘High quality Line’
- Dua Lipa – ‘Future Nostalgia’
Most Streamed Songs Globally
- The Weeknd – ‘Blinding Lights’
- Tones And I – ‘Dance Monkey’
- Roddy Ricch – ‘The Field’
- Imanbek and SAINt JHN – ‘Roses – Imanbek Remix’
- Dua Lipa – ‘Don’t Begin Now’
Most Well-liked Podcasts Globally
- ‘The Joe Rogan Expertise’
- ‘TED Talks Day by day’
- ‘The Day by day’
- ‘The Michelle Obama Podcast’
- ‘Name Her Daddy’
Most Well-liked Podcast Genres Globally
- Society & Tradition
- Life-style & Well being
- Arts & Leisure
Final month, Spotify announced it was testing a new feature allowing artists to boost visibility of specific tracks through the platform’s recommendation algorithms, in trade for various royalty charges on these songs’ streams.
The boosted songs will seem in Spotify’s Radio and Autoplay options upon launch, with the potential to develop to different personalised listening modes obtainable on the platform.
The brand new characteristic, named “Discovery Mode”, was introduced on November 2 in a press launch from Spotify’s newsroom. It’s going to initially be examined with artists and labels within the US, with plans of a worldwide rollout if the characteristic is deemed profitable.
In a tweet posted on Wednesday (November 25), The Weeknd – aka Abel Makkonen Tesfaye – stated the Grammys “stay corrupt” and that the organisation “owe me, my followers and the business transparency”.