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Spotify Wrapped Global Stats: Top 5 Artists, Songs & Albums Of 2020 🌎

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If you love music, chances are you've recently seen your Spotify 2020 Wrapped for the year - the feature where Spotify tells you exactly what you've been listening to over the past 365 days, in convenient list formats!

That's not all that Spotify are doing though, they've also released their global streaming stats for the whole year, highlighting various artists and music on the rise, take a look below! 🥳

The Spotify 2020 Wrapped Top Global Lists 👇

Top Songs 🎶

With over 1.6 billion streams this year, Blinding Lights” by the Weeknd is officially the most streamed song of 2020. This super surprising either, considering the fact that the song has gone super viral on TikTok, this isn't very

Right behind the Weeknd are Tones and I‘s “Dance Monkey” and Roddy Ricch‘s instant classic “The Box” in the 2nd and 3rd. This year’s 4th most-streamed song globally is “Roses – Imanbek Remix” by Imanbek & SAINt JHN - with Dua Lipa‘s “Don’t Start Now” in 5th.

Top Artists 🎤

2020’s most-streamed global artists seems to be one big boy’s club...

Drake has surprisingly not made the top spot, and comes in at 2nd place. Instead Puerto Rican rapper, singer, and songwriter Bad Bunny has earned 1st place with an unreal 8.3 billion streams globally on all his music combined.

J Balvin has taken 3rd place of top global artists, followed by late rapper Juice WRLD in fourth and the Weeknd coming in at 5th.

Top Albums 📀

With 3.3 billion streams on just this album, Bad Bunny’s YHLQMDLG is the most streamed album of 2020. Since when is Spanish music this popular? 😅

In 2ns place we have the Weeknd’s After Hours, and Post Malone’s Hollywood’s Bleeding in 3rd. Finishing the list off are Harry StylesFine Line and Dua Lipa’s Future Nostalgia.

Top Female Artists 👩‍🎤

Time to shift the spotlight! Billie Eilish has earned the title of most-streamed female artist globally for an impressive second year. Taylor Swift and Ariana Grande follow her in second and third place, with Dua Lipa and Halsey rounding out the list in the fourth and fifth spots.

It was a big year for female artists 🥰

Top Podcasts 🎧

When it comes to podcasts, as some of you might expect, The Joe Rogan Experience has taken top spot by quite a large margin. The informative TED Talks Daily & The Daily have taken 2nd & 3rd, with The Michelle Obama Podcast taking an impressive 4th spot.

Newcomers to the scene "Call Her Daddy" have taken 5th.

Wrapped! 👩‍

Music streaming has gone up quite a bit since the start of the pandemic, so these huge numbers can be expected - however it was quite a big year nonetheless!

What are your reactions to Spotify’s 2020 top streaming stats? Have any of these artists, songs or albums appeared on your personalized Spotify Wrapped results?

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