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Ed Sheeran’s “Shape of You” Is The Most-Streamed Song On Spotify

September 23, 2017 | Posted by Joseph Lee
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Billboard reports that Ed Sheeran’s song “Shape of You” has surpassed Drake’s “One Dance” as the most-streamed song on Spotify. “Shape of You” has 1,318,420,396 streams while “One Dance” has 1,317,143,742 streams. Drake’s had the record since October 18 of last year, when he beat Mazor Lazer, MØ and DJ Snake’s “Lean On”. Drake’s song hit a billion streams by December and went up after that. Drake’s second most-streamed song is “Too Good”, which has almost 600 million streams.

Sheeran previously set the record for the most one-day streams with 10 million on March 3 with the same song. He also broke the record for first-day streams for his album Divide, which had 56,727,861 streams. he’s the most streamed artist with monthly listeners, getting 40,095,920, and he has the second most streams of any artist with over 10 billion, behind Drake.

Sheeran’s popuarlity is highest in Mexico City, where he has 850 million listeners each month. This is followed by Santiago, Chile (748 million) and Sao Paulo, Brazil (644 million).

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