Drake named as the decade’s most streamed artist by Spotify – but Ed Sheeran secures the most listened to song – The Sun

HE'S sold 170 million records worldwide, he's worth £115M and now Drake has been named the decade's most streamed artist by Spotify.

However, he was beaten by Ed Sheeran for the title of most listened to song.

Spotify has revealed its biggest songs, albums and artists of the last ten years, with Drake emerging as the most-streamed artist of the 2010s.

The Canadian star, 33, has racked up more than 28 billion streams, with his most popular song, One Dance, played 1.7 billion times alone.

But he was beaten in the song category by Ed with his Shape Of You, whose 2.4 billion streams, made it the decade's most listened-to track.

Elsewhere and real-life love birds Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello's Senorita was 2019's biggest tune after it was played one billion times.

Meanwhile, worldwide and Billie Eilish's When We All Fall Asleep Where Do We Go, was the year's most popular album – the first time a female artist has topped Spotify's end of year chart.

However, here in the UK Lewis Capaldi whose debut album, Divinely Uninspired To A Hellish Extent, topped the chart.

His ballad Someone You Loved was also the UK's most-streamed song.

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