When December arrives, it is time to take stock of all that the year has given of itself. And in the music scene, Spotify is one of the first to collect data as soon as the month starts, and has already announced the most listened to songs, artists and podcasts of 2021. And music in Spanish makes history, well Bad Bunny has become, for the second year in a row, the most listened to artist in the world
A new world record for the artist from Puerto Rico, and one more proof that music in Spanish continues to conquer the ears of listeners across the globe every year. Bad Bunny is the favorite of Spotify users, accumulating more than 9,100 million listeners this year. On Monday position is the singer-songwriter Taylor Swift; third, for the first time in the ranking, South Korean group BTS; on room place, rapper Drake, and in quinta position, Justin Bieber.
If we talk about the ‘top 5’ of the most listened to female artists in the world, in addition to Taylor Swift, we find in the ranking to Ariana Grande, Olivia Rodrigo, Dua Lipa and Doja Cat. In the ranking of the most listened to songs of 2021 globally, the most played is “drivers license ”, by the young Olivia Rodrigo, that accumulates more than 1,100 million listens on Spotify. In second and third position, respectively, are “MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name)”, de Lil Nas X, y “STAY”, de The Kid LAROI with Justin Bieber. The fourth most listened to song of the year is another by Olivia Rodrigo, “good 4 u”, and the ‘top 5’ is closed by “Levitating”, Dua Lipa with DaBaby.
If we focus on the most listened to Spaniards, C. Tangana is number one in Spain. And as for the most listened to female artists in Spain, the number one position is occupied by Aitana, followed by KAROL G, in second position. The ranking of the most reproduced artists in Spain is completed with María Becerra, Dua Lipa and Nicki Nicole.
In the ‘top 5’ of songs most listened to in our country, it is “Todo De Ti”, by Rauw Alejandro, as the favorite of the year. In second place is “Couple Of The Year”, by Sebastian Yatra with Myke Towers; third, “Yonaguni”, by Bad Bunny; in fourth position, “Fiel”, by Los Legendarios with Wisin and Jhay Cortez, and in fifth place, “La Historia”, by El Taiger with DJ Conds.
All playlists – Spotify 2021 overview
Here are the lists by sections of the most listened to on Spotify this year, with links to go direct to go to the application: