Drake Is Now The Most Streamed Artist in Spotify History

Congrats are in order for October’s very own.

Drake is now the most streamed artist in the history of Spotify.

This is the latest music streaming milestone the Canadian rapper has reached in recent; over the summer he broke the record for the most streams in one week with his album Scorpion.

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The streaming service made the announcement with a 10th anniversary all-time list this week. Drake has surpassed Ed Sheeran, Eminem, The Weeknd, and Rihanna.

Top-streamed artists of all time
1. Drake
2. Ed Sheeran
3. Eminem
4. The Weeknd
5. Rihanna
6. Kanye West
7. Coldplay
8. Justin Bieber
9. Calvin Harris
10. Ariana Grande

Most-streamed female artists globally
1. Rihanna
2. Ariana Grande
3. Sia
4. Beyoncé
5. Nicki Minaj
6. Adele
7. Taylor Swift
8. Selena Gomez
9. Katy Perry
10. Shakira

The platform’s most-streamed songs are compiled on a “decade of discovery” playlist.

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Drake is featured on the song “FLIP THE SWITCH” off Quavo’s newly released solo debut album, Quavo Huncho.


Source: Billboard

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