Spotify is celebrating its 10th anniversary by shining a light on its top-performing artists.
The Swedish streaming giant, which debuted Oct. 7, 2008, released several top-10 lists to mark the big birthday this month, revealing its top-streamed artists, most-streamed songs, and most-streamed female artists over the last ten years.
Dominating the Artists category was Canadian rap superstar Drake, followed by Ed Sheeran. Also on the list were Eminem and Rihanna, along with Canadians The Weeknd and Justin Bieber.
Sheeran managed to come out just ahead of Drake to top the Songs category with his hit “Shape of You”, while songs by Bieber, the Chainsmokers, Halsey and Post Malone all made the list.
Among the top-streamed albums, Sheeran’s Divide came out ahead of the pack, with Bieber and Drake hot on his heels.
Meanwhile, among female artists, Rihanna was the leader, with Ariana Grande, Sia, Beyonce, and more filling out the top 10.
See the full lists from Spotify below:
Top-streamed artists of all time:
Most-streamed songs of all time:
Ed Sheeran – “Shape Of You’”
Drake – “One Dance”
The Chainsmokers, Halsey – “Closer”
Post Malone – “rockstar” (feat. 21 Savage)
Ed Sheeran – “Thinking Out Loud”
Major Lazer, MØ, DJ Snake – “Lean On”
Luis Fonsi, Daddy Yankee, Justin Bieber – “Despacito – Remix’”
Justin Bieber – “Love Yourself”
Justin Bieber – “Sorry”
The Chainsmokers – “Don’t Let Me Down”
Most-streamed albums globally
Ed Sheeran – Divide
Justin Bieber – Purpose
Drake – Views
Ed Sheeran – Multiply
Post Malone – beerbongs & bentleys
The Weeknd – Starboy
Drake – Scorpion
The Weeknd – Beauty Behind The Madness
Post Malone – Stoney
Kendrick Lamar – DAMN.
Most-streamed female artists globally