What is The Most Streamed Song on Spotify? [Top 10 Ranked]

Deyan Georgiev
Deyan Georgiev

Updated · Oct 16, 2022


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Music is part of everybody’s life and is all around us. Because of that, there are many different music apps out there. I’m sure you have all heard about Spotify, and some of you probably do it daily, but have you ever wondered what is the most streamed song on Spotify?

Let’s find out.

What Is Spotify?

As most of you already know, Spotify is a digital music streaming app that gives you access to millions of songs (about 70 million).

However, you can also listen to podcasts and watch videos on it. It even has a complex algorithm to recommend music based on your listening history, curated playlists, and internet radio stations.

It’s currently available in 171 markets and is free with advertisements. However, if you decide to pay for a subscription, you’ll be able to listen to your favorite music ad-free.

You can download it on your smartphone, PC, or laptop. It’s easy to sign up using an email address or simply connecting with your Facebook.

What Is the Most-Streamed Song on Spotify?

There are millions of songs on the app, but only a few have managed to be on the top.

What is the most streamed song on Spotify? Which songs are in the top 10? Find the answers below:

  1. Ed Sheeran’s Shape of You took the top place from Drake’s One Dance in 2017 and has been holding the position for over four years. In December last year, Shape of You hit the massive milestone of three billion streams
  2. The Weeknd’s Blinding Lights in 2019 is the newest song on the top 10 with 2.77 billion streams
  3. At number 3 is Tones and I - Dance Monkey from 2019, who take the top spot for the most streamed track by a female artist with 2.47 billion streams
  4. Post Malone – Rockstar (feat. 21 Savage) with 2.34 billion streams, released in 2017
  5. With 2.24 billion streams is Lewis Capaldi’s 2018 hit Someone You Loved
  6. Drake, WizKid & Kyla – One Dance in 2016 with 2.22 billion streams
  7. The Chainsmokers & Halsey – Closer with 2.20 billion streams, released in 2016 as well
  8. Post Malone & Swae Lee – Sunflower – Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, released on 18 October 2018, has a total of 2.18 billion streams
  9. Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello – Señorita with over 2.05 billion streams, released in 2019
  10. And last place goes to Billie Eilish’s Bad Guy with almost 2 billion streams, released back in 2019

The most streamed album within a day of its release is Taylor Swift’s Red. The songs were streamed 90.8 million times on Spotify within the first 24 hours of their release on 12 November 2021.

So we’ve answered the question of what is the most streamed song on Spotify, but which song is streamed the most daily?

The most streams in a single day go to Adele’s song Easy On Me. It debuted with 24 million streams in 24 hours, surpassing the previous record-holder, BTS, with the song Butter

Wrap Up

To sum up, Spotify is the perfect app if you want to listen to some cool hits. There’s a great variety of them, and everything is easily accessible. You can use it all for free and get access to the top 10 or more obscure titles as well.


Deyan Georgiev

Deyan Georgiev

Deyan has been fascinated by technology his whole life. From the first Tetris game all the way to Falcon Heavy. Working for TechJury is like a dream come true, combining both his passions – writing and technology. In his free time (which is pretty scarce, thanks to his three kids), Deyan enjoys traveling and exploring new places. Always with a few chargers and a couple of gadgets in the backpack. He makes mean dizzying Island Paradise cocktails too.

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