Ed Sheeran And Rihanna Are The Most Streamed Artists Of 2017

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Spotify expelled their numbers for tip streamed artists and songs for 2017, and Ed Sheeran is during a tip of many of them. The 26 year aged competence not have gotten as many adore as he should have when a Grammy Award nominations were expelled final week, though he’s valid himself regardless by being a many streamed artist of a year.

The tip 5 streamed artists of 2017 are Ed Sheeran, followed by Drake, The Weeknd, Kendrick Lamar and The Chainsmokers. The list is roughly matching to a Most-Stream Male Artists list, solely a Chainsmokers have been reinstate by Daddy Yankee. Sheeran’s Shape Of You was a many streamed lane (with 1.4 billion of them), and his manuscript ÷ was a tip tide manuscript with 3.1 billion streams. And in box we were wondering, Sheeran also binds another distinction, Spotify’s tip streamed artist of all time, with over 47 million listeners.

In a expelled statement, Spotify’s arch calm officer Stefan Blom pronounced “There is no doubt that 2017 was The Year of Ed Sheeran, and we are anxious that so many millions of song fans have discovered, listened to, and common his song on Spotify. Congratulations to Ed on an extraordinary achievement.”

On a womanlike side of things, Rihanna took a tip spot, violence out Taylor Swift, Selena Gomez, Ariana Grande and Sia. Although in all fairness, Swift usually returned her albums to Spotify in June, and her new manuscript Reputation didn’t seem until Dec 1st. With no womanlike artists appearing in a Most-Streamed Artists list, it serve proves that a year was dominated by a men. 

Spotify’s finish 2017 rankings can be seen below.

Most-Streamed Artists
1. Ed Sheeran
2. Drake
3. The Weeknd
4. Kendrick Lamar
5. The Chainsmokers

Most-Streamed Female Artists
1. Rihanna
2. Taylor Swift
3. Selena Gomez
4. Ariana Grande
5. Sia

Most-Streamed Male Artists
1. Ed Sheeran
2. Drake
3. The Weeknd
4. Kendrick Lamar
5. Daddy Yankee

Top Five Breakout Artists
1. Camila Cabello
2. Harry Styles
3. Liam Payne
4. Lil Pump
5. Trippie Redd

Most-Streamed Groups
1. Coldplay
2. Imagine Dragons
3. Maroon 5
4. Linkin Park
5. Migos

Most-Streamed Tracks
1. “Shape of You” – Ed Sheeran
2. “Despacito – Remix” – Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee feat. Justin Bieber
3. “Despacito” – Luis Fonsi feat. Daddy Yankee
4. “Something Just Like This” – The Chainsmokers Coldplay
5. “I’m a One” – DJ Khaled feat. Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance a Rapper, Lil Wayne

Most-Streamed Albums
1. Divide – Ed Sheeran
2. More Life – Drake
3. DAMN. – Kendrick Lamar
4. Starboy – The Weeknd
5. Stoney – Post Malone