Spotify Release 2017 Most Streamed Artist Lists

Spotify have released its 2017 list of the most streamed artists — topping the list is “Shape Of You” by Ed Sheeran who has overtaken the 2015/16 champ, Drizzy Drake.

Sheeran manged 6.3 billion streams in total, “Shape Of You” received 1.4 billion & his album  ÷ has received 3.1 billion streams.

The other top 5 Most Streamed Artists included, Drake, The Weeknd, Kendrick Lamar & The Chainsmokers. Rihanna was the top streamed female artist while Migos made an appearance on the top 5 group list. On the rising artist list was Lil Pump and Liam Payne.

See the full list 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

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 the One” – DJ Khaled feat. Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper, Lil Wayne