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Spotify Reaches Over 5 Billion Streams on PlayStation, Popular Soundtracks Include The Last of Us

April 16, 2016Written by Zarmena Khan

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Music service Spotify is celebrating its one year anniversary with PlayStation and to mark the occasion, the company has revealed some interesting data compiled over the past year. 

Since launch, the service has reached over five billion streams across PlayStation platforms with Drake, Eminem and Justin Bieber being the most streamed artists. In terms of video game soundtracks, Grand Theft Auto V, The Last of Us and Rocket League topped the charts. A complete list of top charts is as follows:

Most streamed artists

  •  Drake
  •  Eminem
  •  Justin Bieber
  •  The Weeknd
  •  Fetty Wap

Most streamed tracks

  •  “Lean On (feat. MØ & DJ Snake)” by Major Lazer
  •  “See You Again (feat. Charlie Puth) – From Furious 7 by Wiz Khalifa
  •  “Can’t Feel My Face” by The Weeknd
  •  “Hotline Bling” by Drake
  •  “Trap Queen” by Fetty Wap

Most streamed gaming soundtracks

  • The Music of Grand Theft Auto V, Vol. 1: Original Music
  •  The Last of Us
  •  Rocket League (Official Game Soundtrack)
  •  The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
  •  Minecraft – Volume Alpha

Most streamed artists in the US

  •  Drake
  •  Future
  •  Fetty Wap
  •  The Weeknd
  •  Eminem

Most streamed tracks in the US

  •  “Jumpman” by Drake, Future
  •  “Hotline Bling” by Drake
  •  “White Iverson” by Post Malone
  •  “Me, Myself & I” by G-Eazy, Bebe Rexha
  •  “Antidote” by Travi$ Scott
  •  Across the world and in the US, Saturday is the most popular day to listen to Spotify on  PS4, PS3, and Xperia devices 
  •  However, we found that Friday from 8:00-9:00 pm is the most popular hour for listening while gaming in the US and globally.

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[Source: Spotify]