Since Drake split almost all streaming records with its "Scorpion" album released in June, it's no surprise that his 8.2…
Since Drake split almost all streaming records with its “Scorpion” album released in June, it’s no surprise that his 8.2 billion streams in 2018 make him not only Spotify’s most streamed this year’s artist, he is the platform’s most streamlined artist all the time. “Scorpion” and its song “God’s Plan” was also the most streamed album and the song of 201
8 respectively; Drake was also the platform’s most streamlined artist in 2015 and 2016.
After Drake, Malone, XXXTentacion, J Balvin and 2017 most streamlined artist Ed Sheeran reviewed the Top 5 list of world’s most streamlined artists. 19659003] Ariana Grandes’s 48 million plus monthly listeners raised her to Spotify’s most streamlined female artist who followed in three-time winner Rihanna.
While hip-hop dominated Spotify’s chart in 2018, Latin music continued to grow rapidly. Three Latin artists – J Balvin, Bad Bunny (both of them available on Cardi Bs smash single “I Like It”) and Ozuna – landed on the top 10 most streamed artists list, while last year, father Yankee was the only Spanish artist to reach Top 10. Dominican-American singer Cardi B, the third most streamlined female artist from 2018, and Camila Cabello, the fifth most streamlined Camila Cabello singer, are also of Latin origin and proudly reflect it in their songs “I Like It” respectively “Havana”, among others.
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Imagine Dragons is Spotify’s Most Streamlined Group for 2018, but K-Pop Sensation BTS also enjoyed a big global listening. Maroon 5 and Migos are in third and fourth, and Coldplay took fifth.
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