Looks like Drake will not repeat as Spotify’s most streamed artist in 2017, that honor goes to Ed Sheeran. Spotify released its year-end charts on Tuesday (12/5) presenting the most streamed artists, songs, and albums of 2017. Topping the charts in nearly every category was Ed Sheeran; “Shape of You” and ÷ were the most streamed song and album on Spotify for the year.
He was the most streamed artist on the service worldwide, dethroning Drake. Aside from beating out Drizzy; Sheeran had more listens than the Weeknd, Kendrick Lamar, and the Chainsmokers respectively.
Rihanna was named Most Streamed Female Artist for the third year in a row.
Check out the full infographic below.