Who Is the Biggest Artist in the World?

The Guinness Book of World Records has declared that The Weeknd is the most popular artist in the world!


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It’s after he set two new records - most monthly listeners on Spotify at 111.4 million and he’s also the first artist to reach 100 million monthly listens on Spotify.

Plus, The Weeknd's 2020 track Blinding Lights is the most streamed track on Spotify of all time, with more than 3.47 billion listens as of Monday.

Blinding Lights is also the longest charting song on the Billboard Hot 100 of all time with a total of 90 weeks on the chart.

The closest artists to The Weeknd’s success are:

2 - Shakira 81.6 million listeners


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3 - Ariana Grande 80.6 million

4 - Taylor Swift 80.2 million


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5 - Rihanna 78.5 million


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