Spotify has been around for a decade — and in that time the streaming service has seen many chart-topping acts. Some set themselves apart from the pack, racking up millions, even billions of plays. To mark 10 years, Spotify is sharing its list of top artists, songs, and albums.

EDM’s Calvin Harris, The ChainsmokersMajor Lazer and DJ Snake have all made music streaming history among Spotify’s top streamed of the last 10 years. Their names are amongst many more hitmakers of all genres including DrakeJustin Bieber, Kanye West, Rihanna, Eminem, Ed Sheeran and more.

At the time of this post, Spotify’s content has been streamed for over 16,858,080 years, with over 40,000,000 tracks, 2,000 genres, and over 3,000,000,000 playlists to choose from. The platform has approximately 180 million monthly active users.

That’s a lot of music streaming. Here’s to another decade of music.

Spotify’s Top Streamed

Top-streamed Artists
Ed Sheeran
The Weeknd
Kanye West
Justin Bieber
Calvin Harris
Ariana Grande

Top-streamed Songs
Ed Sheeran – “Shape Of You’”
Drake – “One Dance”
The Chainsmokers – “Closer” f/ Halsey
Post Malone – “Rockstar” f/ 21 Savage
Ed Sheeran – “Thinking Out Loud”
Major Lazer and DJ Snake – “Lean On” f/ MØ
Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee – “Despacito” (Remix) f/ Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber – “Love Yourself”
Justin Bieber – “Sorry”
The Chainsmokers – “Don’t Let Me Down”

Top-Streamed Albums
Ed Sheeran – ÷
Justin Bieber – Purpose
Drake – Views
Ed Sheeran – x
Post Malone – beerbongs & bentleys
The Weeknd – Starboy
Drake – Scorpion
The Weeknd – Beauty Behind The Madness
Post Malone – Stoney
Kendrick Lamar – DAMN.


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