On Tuesday, Spotify announced that Sheeran topped its 2017 list with 6.3 billion streams. He also has Spotify’s biggest album of the year with Divide, streamed 3.1 billion times, and the top song with “Shape of You,” logging 1.4 billion streams. Ed Sheeran received two Grammy nominations last week but did not get to major categories, including album, song and record of the year. Spotify says hip-hop increased by 74 percent in the last year, while Latin music jumped 110 percent.

 

Spotify’s Global Year In Music 2017

Most Streamed Artists

1. Ed Sheeran

2. Drake

3. The Weeknd

4. Kendrick Lamar

5. The Chainsmokers

 

Most Streamed Artists

1. Ed Sheeran

2. Drake

3. The Weeknd

4. Kendrick Lamar

5. The Chainsmokers

 

Most Streamed Albums

1. "Divide" - Ed Sheeran

2. "More Life" - Drake

3. "DAMN." - Kendrick Lamar

4. "Starboy" - The Weeknd

5. "Stoney" - Post Malone

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