2020 has been one of the years that affected all business sectors in the world, including the entertainment industry.
Despite the breakdown and havoc it caused in various sectors, some personalities in the music industry performed massively on various streaming platforms.
Spotify has been one of the major streaming platforms that has helped most artists to make streams and sales in the past years.
In 2020, most artists worked vibrantly on various streaming platforms, even though corona virus was a giant slayer.
Below is the list of world top five most streamed spotify artists in the world.
Puerto Rican rapper Bad Bunny took the first spot on spotify with 8.3 billion streams. He has 50, 783, 830 monthly listeners.
Bad Bunny released his debut album YHLQMDLG in the late February which he did a featured collaboration with Sech, Anuel AA, and Daddy Yankee.
This album fetch him the most streams on spotify in 2020, and it is the most streamed album globally with over 3.3 billion streams.
Canadian rapper, Drake came second on the list of most streamed artists on Spotify in 2020.
Drake has been the most streamed artists globally for three times, 2015, 2016, and 2018. But this time the Grammy award holder pitched on the second position.
Drake has 51, 274, 262 monthly listeners on spotify and remains the all time most streamed artist on spotify with 35, 758, 366, 297 total streams.
Third on the list for 2020 most streamed artists on Spotify is Latin Star J Balvin who has 57, 395, 556 monthly listeners.
To add up to his records he has sold over 35 million copies (Singles and albums) worldwide which has made him ranked among the best music sellers in Latin.
J Balvin is ranked on the 8th position on All Time most streamed artist globally with total streams of 18,787,809,518.
American rapper and singer Jarad Anthony Higgings, who is professionally known as Juice Wrld took the fourth position of the world most streamed spotify artists of 2020.
The late Juice Wrld has 38, 188, 298 monthly listeners on Spotify.
He died on December 8, 2019, 6 days after his birthday. His death was caused by seizure induced by acute Oxydocone and cocaine intoxication.
The fifth spot on spotify most streamed artists in 2020 was taken by Abel Tesfaye, who is popularly known as The Weeknd, a Canadian singer, songwriter and record producer.
The Weeknd has 65, 776, 930 monthly listeners and erupt on the 7th spot of All Time most streamed artists globally with 19,791,194,015 total streams.