Ed Sheeran is ending 2017 in an amazing way, ranking as Spotify’s most-streamed artist as well as tallying the most-streamed single for “Shape of You” and the top-streamed album for “Divide.”
Shape of You in particular has been streamed 1.4 billion times, making it the most-streamed track ever.
“Divide”, on the other hand racked up 3.1 billion streams—overall Sheeran’s music generated 6.3 billion streams.
Sheeran surpassed Drake, Spotify’s most-streamed artist of 2015 and 2016.
This year, Drake finished second followed by the Weeknd, Kendrick Lamar and the Chainsmokers.
Meanwhile, Rihanna finished as the top-streamed female artist, with Taylor Swift, Selena Gomez, Ariana Grande and Sia on the list.