These are the songs, artists and podcast most listened to this 2021

Bad Bunny becomes the most listened to artist in the world for the second consecutive year and ‘Drivers license’, by Olivia Rodrigo, stands as the most played song of this 2021.

Spotify, the audio company in streaming largest in the world, has presented the songs, artists and podcasts that have put the soundtrack to this year 2021. And the statistics show that music in Spanish has made history.

Bad Bunny has become, for the second year in a row, the most listened to artist in the world. Accumulate already more than 9.1 billion listeners in the last 12 months. In addition to a new world record for the artist from Puerto Rico, this is one more sample that music in Spanish continues to conquer listeners’ ears every year all over the planet.

In second position is the singer and songwriter Taylor Swift. Third, for the first time in the ranking, the South Korean group BTS, followed by rapero Drake fourth and Justin Bieber in fifth position.

If we talk about the ‘top 5’ of female artists most listened to 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 list of most listened songs of 2021 globally, the most played is Drivers license‘, of the young Olivia rodrigo, which accumulates more than 1.1 billion listens on Spotify. In second and third position, respectively, are ‘MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name)’, from Lil Nas X, and ‘STAY‘by 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 ‘closes it’Levitating‘, Dua Lipa with DaBaby.

Artists and songs of 2021 most listened to in Spain on Spotify

Music in Spanish consolidates its leadership for another year on Spotify. For more than a decade now, in Spain more music is heard in Spanish than in English. And the data for 2021 only corroborate this growing trend, since the ranking of the most listened to artists of 2021 in Spain is overwhelmed Spanish-speaking artists.

Thus, the number one this year in our country is Raw Alejandro, which has surpassed Bad Bunny, who now occupies the second position. This ‘top 5’ is completed, in order, Myke Towers, J Balvin Y Anuel AA.

If we focus on the most listened to Spanish artists, C. Tangana It is number one in Spain. The singer started the year in style with the launch of ‘The Madrileño‘, which is the second most played Spanish album in Spain in 2021. With this launch last February, C. Tangana also broke the record for best debut from a Spanish album, harvesting more than 5 million views in a single day.

As to most listened to female artists in Spain, the number one position is occupied Aitana, followed by KAROL G, in second position. The ranking of the most reproduced artists in Spain is completed with Maria Becerra, Dua Lipa Y Nicki Nicole.

In the ‘top 5′ of songs most listened to in our country, is’Everything about you’, from Raw Alejandro, as the favorite of the year. It follows him ‘Couple Of The Year‘by Sebastian Yatra with Myke Towers. The third place occupies it, ‘Yonaguni‘, from Bad Bunny and the fourth, ‘Fell‘, from Los Legendarios with Wisin and Jhay Cortez. By last, ‘The history’, by El Taiger with DJ Conds, complete the ranking.

The most played podcasts of 2021

The podcast boom it is still very present in our society. For this reason, Spotify has also presented the list of the most listened podcast in 2021. The number one in Spain is’Nobody knows anything‘by Andreu Buenafuente and Berto Romero, followed by the Spotify exclusive, ‘Understand Your Mind’, on psychology and well-being. Third is ‘Stretching the gum’, one of the great humorous hits of the year, presented by Carolina Iglesias and Victoria Martín. In fourth position is ‘The Wild Project‘, and in fifth,’Horoscope today‘, the original Spotify podcast where each user can listen to their horoscope every day in a light and fun way.

Other great titles that Spotify has premiered in Spain in 2021 they are ‘El Bar de los Broder Tolquin’, the podcast by Raúl Cimas and Javier Coronas; ‘Pop Geopolitics’, a view on popular culture from geopolitics, or ‘The last days of Maradona’, an investigation on Diego Armando Maradona, coinciding with the first anniversary of his death.

Internationally, the most listened to podcast is ‘The Joe Rogan Experience’. Los siguientes son ‘Call Her Daddy’, ‘Crime Junkie’, ‘TED Talks Daily’ y ‘The Daily’.

Personalized ‘Wrapped 2021’ experience

As of today, all users of Spotify will be able to access the personalized experience of ‘Wrapped through the Spotify mobile app. Apart from knowing what their favorite content of the year, new surprises will amaze those who access this space.

For example, all lists of Top 2021 will be available to listen. In addition to top artists, genres, songs, podcasts and minutes listened to, the personalized ‘Wrapped’ experience includes several brand new features. Are “The Movie “,” Your musical aura “,” Two truths and a lie “and” Wrapped 2021 Fusion “.

This Spotify space also offers more options for sharing the ‘Wrapped’ experience. Personalized ‘Wrapped’ cards can be share on social networks like Snapchat, Twitter, Instagram, Facebook or TikTok.

Spotify also presents this year exclusive experiences for fans, with more than 170 artist videos. These videos will be shown if the user has a song by one of the participating artists in their “Your best songs 2021” or “Your revealed artists” playlists.

This is the most listened to Spotify in 2021

  • Most streamed artists in the world in 2021:
  1. Bad Bunny
  2. Taylor Swift
  3. BTS
  4. Drake
  5. Justin Bieber
  • Most listened to female artists in the world in 2021:
  1. Taylor Swift
  2. Ariana Grande
  3. Olivia rodrigo
  4. Dua Lipa
  5. Doja Cat
  • Most listened to male artists in the world in 2021:
  1. Bad Bunny
  2. BTS
  3. Drake
  4. Justin Bieber
  5. The Weeknd
  • Most listened songs in the world in 2021:
  1. “drivers license” – Olivia Rodrigo
  2. “MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name)” – Lil Nas X
  3. “STAY” – The Kid LAROI con Justin Bieber
  4. “good 4 u” – Olivia Rodrigo
  5. “Levitating” – Dua Lipa with DaBaby
  • Most streamed albums in the world in 2021:
  1. “SOUR” – Olivia Rodrigo
  2. “Future Nostalgia” – Dua Lipa
  3. “Justice” – Justin Bieber
  4. «=» – Ed Sheeran
  5. “Planet Her” – Doja Cat
  • Most listened to artists in Spain in 2021:
  1. Raw Alejandro
  2. Bad Bunny
  3. Myke Towers
  4. J Balvin
  5. Anuel AA
  • Most listened to female artists in Spain in 2021:
  1. Aitana
  2. KAROL G
  3. Maria Becerra
  4. Dua Lipa
  5. Nicki nicole
  • Most listened to Spanish artists in Spain in 2021:
  1. C. Tangana
  2. Aitana
  3. Omar montes
  4. Melendi
  5. Natos and Waor
  • Most listened to songs in Spain in 2021:
  1. “Todo De Ti” – Rauw Alejandro
  2. “Couple of the Year” – Sebastian Yatra with Myke Towers
  3. “Yonaguni” – Bad Bunny
  4. “Faithful” – The Legendaries with Wisin and Jhay Cortez
  5. “The Story” – The Taiger with DJ Conds
  • Most listened to albums in Spain in 2021:
  1. “VICE VERSA” – Raw Alejandro
  2. “El Madrileño” – C. Tangana
  4. “My Hands” – Camilo
  5. “KG0516” – KAROL G
  • Most listened to podcasts in the world in 2021:
  1. “The Joe Rogan Experience”
  2. “Call Her Daddy”
  3. “Crime Junkie”
  4. “TED Talks Daily”
  5. “The Daily”
  • Most listened to podcasts in Spain in 2021:
  1. “Nobody Knows Nothing”
  2. “Understand Your Mind”
  3. “Stretching the gum”
  4. “The Wild Project”
  5. “Horoscope today”

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