Drake & Rihanna Top Spotify’s Year-End Lists

“Drake has been relentless this year – he’s a genuine worldwide genius.”

Drake, Justin Bieber and Rihanna beat the current year’s Spotify year-end records taking a gander at the spilling administration’s most well known acts.

Past all, Drake saw preeminent accomplishment crosswise over U.S. also, universal diagrams, topping counts for top craftsmen, most gushed male specialists, most spilled tracks with “One Dance (deed. WizKid and Kyla)” and most spilled collections with Views. Drake was likewise the top craftsman in hip-bounce and pop sorts and his tune “One Dance” was Spotify’s top separation melody, as per a public statement.

This is Drake’s second year in succession as the world’s most gushed craftsman, accepting more than 4.7 billion streams – more than twofold the 1.8 billion he saw a year ago. Drake is the most gushed craftsman ever on Spotify with more than 8.7 billion streams.

“Drake has been relentless this year – he’s a genuine worldwide genius,” Spotify’s main substance and boss system officer Stefan Blom said in an announcement. “With the top collection and the top tune this year, and his fruitful Summer Sixteen visit, Drake keeps on drawing in his fans in a way that no one but Drake can; it’s nothing unexpected he is overwhelming the music business.”

Bieber and Rihanna, in the mean time, faired well for themselves, positioning second and third on both the universal top specialists list and the most gushed collections list, individually.

Rihanna additionally beat the most gushed female craftsmen list and was the most mainstream R&B act.

Spotify’s Global Year in Music 2016

Most Streamed Artists:
1. Drake
2. Justin Bieber
3. Rihanna
4. Twenty One Pilots
5. Kanye West

Most Streamed Female Artists:
1. Rihanna
2. Ariana Grande
3. Sia
4. Adele
5. Fifth Harmony

Most Streamed Male Artists:
1. Drake
2. Justin Bieber
3. Twenty One Pilots
4. Kanye West
5. Coldplay

Top Five Breakout Artists: 
1. ZAYN
2. FRENSHIP
3. Anne-Marie
4. Madeintyo
5. Rob $tone

Most Streamed Tracks:
1. One Dance (feat. WizKid and Kyla) – Drake
2. I Took A Pill in Ibiza – Seeb Remix – Mike Posner
3. Don’t Let Me Down (feat. Daya) – The Chainsmokers
4. Work (feat. Drake) – Rihanna
5. Cheap Thrills – Sia

Most Streamed Albums: 
1. Views – Drake
2. Purpose – Justin Bieber
3. ANTI – Rihanna
4. Blurryface – Twenty One Pilots
5. Beauty Behind The Madness – The Weeknd

Most Popular Playlists: 
1. Today’s Top Hits
2. Rap Caviar
3. Hot Country
4. Peaceful Piano
5. Baila Reggaeton

Fun Facts:
• Top sex song: Sex – Cheat Codes, Kris Kross Amsterdam
• Top sad song: Say Something – A Great Big World
• Top breakup song: One Dance (feat. WizKid and Kyla) – Drake
• Top party/dance song: Uptown Funk – Mark Ronson, Bruno Mars
• Top workout song: ‘Till I Collapse (feat. Nate Dogg) – Eminem
• Top gaming song: Fort Minor – Remember The Name (feat. Styles of Beyond)
• Most Musical Day: 11th November 2016

Top Artists by Genre:
• Classic Rock: The Beatles
• Classical: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
• Country (New): Luke Bryan
• Country (Old): Johnny Cash
• EDM: The Chainsmokers
• Emo: Panic! At The Disco
• Hip Hop: Drake
• Jazz: Nina Simone
• Latin: Enrique Iglesias
• Metal: Metallica
• New Age: Enya
• Pop: Drake
• R&B: Rihanna
• Reggae: Bob Marley & The Wailers
• Reggaeton: Enrique Iglesias
• Rock: Red Hot Chili Peppers
• Soul: Michael Jackson

Emerging 2016 Genres:
1. Ambient Fusion
2. Witch House
3. Indie Emo
4. Underground Latin Hip Hop
5. Baile Funk
6. Dangdut
7. Hoerspiel
8. Speed Garage
9. Brazilian Gospel
10. World Meditation

MARKET SPECIFIC – U.S.

Top Five Artists in U.S.:
1. Drake
2. Kanye West
3. Rihanna
4. Twenty One Pilots
5. Future

Top Five Males in U.S.:
1. Drake
2. Kanye West
3. Twenty One Pilots
4. Future
5. Justin Bieber

Top Five Females in U.S.:
1. Rihanna
2. Ariana Grande
3. Beyoncé
4. Sia
5. Adele

Top Five Tracks in the U.S.:
1. One Dance (feat. WizKid and Kyla) – Drake
2. Don’t Let Me Down (feat. Daya) – The Chainsmokers
3. Needed Me – Rihanna
4. Panda – Desiigner
5. Work (feat. Drake) – Rihanna

Top Five Albums in the U.S.:
1. Views – Drake
2. ANTI – Rihanna
3. Purpose – Justin Bieber
4. Blurryface – Twenty One Pilots
5. The Life of Pablo – Kanye West

Top Five Playlists in the U.S.:
1. Today’s Top Hits
2. Rap Caviar
3. Hot Country
4. New Music Friday
5. Peaceful Piano

Source: Billboard

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