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Spotify revealed the top artists, songs and albums on its platform in 2016. On a global level, Drake was the top artist on Spotify in 2016, followed by Justin Bieber and Rihanna. Drake’s music accounted for more than 4.7 billion streams in 2016. In terms of female artists specifically, Rihanna was the top artist of the year, with over 2.5 billion streams.
The performance by Fifth Harmony was the most-discussed moment on Twitter during the 2016 American Music Awards Sunday night. Twitter said in a blog post that the five most-discussed moments during Sunday night’s broadcast were: Fifth Harmony performance Twenty One Pilots performance Purple Rain by Prince wins favorite soundtrack Zayn Malik wins new artist of the year Drake ...
… based on Spotify’s “Songs of the Summer.” With the TuneMoji app, users can browse stickers containing short song clips, and they can send them to friends on iMessage, Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp and more. Here are Spotify’s global top 10 songs of summer 2016: Drake (feat. Wiz Kid, Kyla) – One Dance Calvin Harris (feat. Rihanna) – This Is What You…