Dave Meyers/Republic RecordsIt’s that time again, when streaming platforms and search engines release their year-end lists of the “most” this and that. But this year, we get the added bonus of end-of-the-decade lists. Up first: Spotify, which has named Ariana Grande and Drake as its most-streamed female and male artists of the last 10 years.
Ed Sheeran, Post Malone and Eminem complete the top five most-streamed artists of the decade, globally.
As for the most-streamed tracks of the decade globally, they include Ed Sheeran’s “Shape of You,” Drake‘s “One Dance,” “rockstar” by 21 Savage and Post Malone, “Closer” by Halsey and The Chainsmokers, and Ed Sheeran’s “Thinking Out Loud.”
For 2019, the most-streamed artists on Spotify were:
1. Post Malone2. Billie Eilish3. Ariana Grande4. Ed Sheeran5. Bad Bunny
The most-streamed tracks were:
1. “Señorita” – Camila Cabello, Shawn Mendes2. “bad guy” – Billie Eilish3. “Sunflower” – Post Malone, Swae Lee4. “7 Rings” – Ariana Grande5. “Old Town Road – Remix” – Lil Nas X, Billy Ray Cyrus
And the most-streamed albums were:
1. WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP, WHERE DO WE GO? – Billie Eilish2. Hollywood’s Bleeding – Post Malone3. thank u, next – Ariana Grande4. No.6 Collaborations Project – Ed Sheeran5. Shawn Mendes – Shawn Mendes
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