DRAKE IS NOW THE MOST STREAMED ARTIST OF 2016…AND OF ALL TIME.
So Spotify has released its annual year-end charts which names the most streamed artists, songs albums and genres throughout 2016 and for the 2nd year in a row Drizzy Drake has topped the most streamed artist list in the world almost more than doubling his 1.8 billion streams from last year, this year he managed a cool 4.7 billion streams.
His album Views is the year’s most streamed album and its single “One Dance” is the year’s top song. Rihanna, Kanye West, Justin Bieber all appear behind Drake on the lists, and Zayn is designated the year’s top “Breakout Artist.” Check out the full “2016 Wrapped” details on the Spotify app ad website.
Drake’s dominance on Spotify’s 2016 charts was forecasted earlier this year. In May, Spotify announced that he had topped Bieber as its most played artist, and in October, they announced that “One Dance” was the most streamed song in the history of the platform.
Meanwhile, Drake also charted the most songs on Pandora’s “Top Thumb Hundred 2016” list, with 14 of the most-liked songs of the year.