Spotify has revealed the most streamed artists of 2017. Ed Sheeran, Dua Lipa, and Kendrick Lamar had a good 2017 and definitely, they will hope this fit will continue in 2018.

Ed Sheeran was named as the most streamed artist globally, after an awesome year that saw him achieving huge success with the release of his third album Divide. He was immediately followed in the global stakes by Drake.

 Here is the full list:

Top five artists worldwide below

  1. Ed Sheeran
  2. Drake
  3. The Weeknd
  4. Kendrick Lamar
  5. The Chainsmokers

Top five female artists in the UK

  1. Dua Lipa
  2. Rihanna
  3. Ariana Grande
  4. Taylor Swift
  5. Beyonce

Top five male artists in the UK

  1. Ed Sheeran
  2. Drake
  3. Eminem
  4. The Weeknd
  5. Calvin Harris

Most-streamed tracks worldwide

  1. Shape of You – Ed Sheeran
  2. Despacito (Remix) – Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee feat Justin Bieber
  3. Despacito – Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee
  4. Something Just Like This – The Chainsmokers & Coldplay
  5. I’m the One – DJ Khaled feat Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper & Lil Wayne

Most-streamed albums worldwide

  1. ÷ – Ed Sheeran
  2. More Life – Drake
  3. Damn – Kendrick Lamar
  4. Starboy – The Weeknd
  5. Stoney – Post Malone