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Spotify unveiled its annual Year in Music results not too long ago and Drake and Rihanna at the top of the streaming world! Drake is the world’s most streamed artist, with over 1.8 billion streams and 46 million listeners. While Rihanna was the year’s most streamed female artist with over 1 billion streams and 57 million listeners.
Other Canadians who did numbers this year on the streaming app were; The Weeknd, whose album “Beauty Behind the Madness” had over 60 million listeners was the most stream album of 2015. Drake’s “If You’re Reading This You’re Too Late” was second. Justin Bieber‘s album #Purpose broke another record with the most streams in a single day, with over 36 million on November 13.
Last year’s top artist, Ed Sheeran, is now the most streamed artist of all time on Spotify, with more than 3 billion streams and over 59 million listeners this year.
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