Bad Bunny Is Spotify’s Most-Streamed Artist of 2020

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Spotify unveiled its annual Wrapped data on Tuesday (Dec. 1), sharing the top artists, albums, songs, playlists and podcasts that defined a year unlike any other.

Bad Bunny is the audio platform’s most-streamed artist of 2020, with more than 8.3 billion streams globally this year. He’s followed by Drake, J Balvin, Juice WRLD and The Weeknd, in that order. In just the United States, Juice WRLD is the most-streamed artist, followed by Drake, Lil Uzi Vert, Post Malone and Taylor Swift.

Speaking of Bad Bunny, the Puerto Rican artist’s YHLQMDLG garnered 3.3 billion streams, making it Spotify’s most-streamed album globally. The Weeknd’s After Hours, Post Malone’s Hollywood’s Bleeding, Harry Styles’ Fine Line and Dua Lipa’s Future Nostalgia follow.

The most-streamed song across the globe this year is The Weeknd’s “Blinding Lights,” with almost 1.6 billion streams. Tones And I’s “Dance Monkey” and Roddy Ricch’s “The Box” follow in second and third place, respectively. The fourth most-streamed song of the year is  “Roses – Imanbek Remix” by Imanbek and SAINt JHN, followed by Lipa’s “Don’t Start Now.”

Billie Eilish is Spotify’s most-streamed female artist for the second year in a row, followed by Swift and Ariana Grande in the second and third spots. Coming in as the fourth and fifth most-streamed female artists are Lipa and Halsey.

The year’s most popular Spotify editorial playlist is Today’s Top Hits, which has more than 27 million followers.

For more Wrapped content, see Spotify’s blog For the Record.

 

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