As far as Spotify is concerned, no artist had a bigger 2017 than Ed Sheeran.
The singer-songwriter ranks as the service’s most streamed artist for 2017.
His “Shape Of You,” moreover, ranks as the year’s #1 track. The song also surpassed Drake’s “One Dance” to become the service’s most-streamed track of all-time.
Spotify detailed its annual rankings in an announcement Tuesday morning.
Drake (#2), The Weeknd (#3), Kendrick Lamar (#4) and The Chainsmokers (#5) join Ed Sheeran in the Top 5 for artists. “Despacito (Justin Bieber Remix)” (#2), “Despacito” (#3), “Something Just Like This” (#4) and “I’m The One” complete the Top 5 for tracks.
This year’s lists are as follows:
Most Streamed Artists:
Most Streamed Female Artists
Most Streamed Male Artists
Most Streamed Groups
Most Streamed Tracks
Shape of You – Ed Sheeran
Despacito – Remix – Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee feat. Justin Bieber
Despacito – Luis Fonsi feat. Daddy Yankee
Something Just Like This – The Chainsmokers & Coldplay
I’m the One – DJ Khaled feat. Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper, Lil Wayne
Most Streamed Albums
Divide – Ed Sheeran
More Life – Drake
DAMN. – Kendrick Lamar
Starboy – The Weeknd
Stoney – Post Malone