According to Spotify, Drake is the Most-StreamedArtist of the Decade

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ArianaGrande, Post Malone and Billie Eilish likewise have some record-breaking streams to their name.

TodaySpotify exposed its yearly roundup of the leading tunes, artists, playlists and podcasts of the year. Titled Wrapped, the list takes a look at the past 12 months of user information to identify who and what got the most streams. Seeing as we’re now in the last month of the 2010 s, Spotify broadened their yearly project to consist of A Decade Wrapped, “a look back examining the top music, podcasts, culture and streaming trends through the eyes of the fans, artists and creators who made it all possible.”

With more than 28 billion streams to his name, Drake is Spotify’s most-streamed artist of the years. Also in the leading 5 are Ed Sheeran (whose “Shape of You” is the most-streamed track of the years), Post Malone (who is likewise the most-streamed artist of 2019), Ariana Grande andEminem


The second-most-streamed artist of the year after Post Malone is 17- year-old BillieEilish Her launching studio album, WhenWe All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?, tops Wrapped’s most-streamed album classification this year, making her the very first female artist to do so. Ariana Grande was called the most-streamed female artist of the years, with Rihanna and Taylor Swift following in 2nd and 3rd location.

Unsurprisingly,2019’s leading tune is none aside from “Señorita” by Shawn Mendes and Camilla Cabello, which saw more than 1 billion streams this year. The most-streamed tunes in Canada this year consist of “Sunflower” by Post Malone and Swae Lee, “Bad Guy” by Billie Eilish, “Old Town Road” by Lil Nas X and Billy Ray Cyrus, and “Wow” by PostMalone


As far as podcasts go, the one program to appear on the Top 3 list in every Canadian province is MyFavorite Murder with Karen Kilgariff and Georgia Hardstark, which inhabits either the number 1 or number 2 area in every area. While funny was the most-streamed podcast category of 2019 worldwide, it’s clear that in Canada, the hunger for real criminal activity is strong.