Spotify Wrapped 2020 Reveals The Most Streamed Artists & Podcasts
— Updated on 2 August 2021

Spotify Wrapped 2020 Reveals The Most Streamed Artists & Podcasts

— Updated on 2 August 2021
Garry Lu
Garry Lu

As the year approaches its long-awaited end, Spotify Wrapped 2020 has officially been released, breaking down our collective audio consumption. From most-streamed artists, songs, albums, podcasts, and even podcast genres – there’s not a whole lot of surprises here. In fact… nothing in the list below should really surprise you given how the entrants generally chart where it matters (eg. Bad Bunny and J Balvin have a strong Latin following, every parent on Earth delegating their duties to The Wiggles).

Ubiquitous names like The Weeknd, Drake, Harry Styles, and queen of our hearts – Dua Lipa – made a strong showing in both international and domestic stream queues. The polarising Tones And I impressively represented the homefront as the second most-streamed song of this year – certainly no small feat considering at one point, the Victorian local just another uploader on Triple J Unearthed. And yes, DMT enthusiast and advocate for primate rights – Joe Rogan – comfortably retained his position as the #1 podcast around the world (though only placed fourth in Australia).

Check it out in full detail below.

Spotify 2020 Wrapped Top Lists (Global)

Most Streamed Artists Globally

  1. Bad Bunny
  2. Drake
  3. J Balvin
  4. Juice WRLD
  5. The Weeknd

Most Streamed Female Artists

  1. Billie Eilish
  2. Taylor Swift
  3. Ariana Grande
  4. Dua Lipa
  5. Halsey

Most Streamed Albums Globally

  1. Bad Bunny – YHLQMDLG
  2. The Weeknd – After Hours
  3. Post Malone – Hollywood’s Bleeding
  4. Harry Styles – Fine Line
  5. Dua Lipa – Future Nostalgia

Most Streamed Songs Globally

  1. The Weeknd – ‘Blinding Lights’
  2. Tones And I – ‘Dance Monkey’
  3. Roddy Ricch – ‘The Box’
  4. Imanbek and SAINt JHN – ‘Roses’ (Imanbek Remix)
  5. Dua Lipa – ‘Don’t Start Now’

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  1. The Joe Rogan Experience
  2. TED Talks Daily
  3. The Daily
  4. The Michelle Obama Podcast
  5. Call Her Daddy
  1. Society & Culture
  2. Comedy
  3. Lifestyle & Health
  4. Arts & Entertainment
  5. Education

Spotify 2020 Wrapped Top Lists (Australia)

Most Streamed Artists – Australia

  1. Juice WRLD
  2. Drake
  3. Taylor Swift
  4. Eminem
  5. The Weeknd

Most Streamed Australian Artists

  1. Hilltop Hoods
  2. Flume
  3. Tones And I
  4. The Wiggles
  5. 5 Seconds of Summer

Most Streamed Songs – Australia

  1. The Weeknd – ‘Blinding Lights’
  2. Imanbek, SAINt JHN – ‘Roses’ (Imanbek Remix)
  3. Dua Lipa – ‘Don’t Start Now’
  4. DaBaby  – ‘ROCKSTAR’ (feat. Roddy Rich)
  5. Harry Styles – ‘Watermelon Sugar’

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Most Streamed Australian Songs

  1. Tones And I – ‘Dance Monkey’
  2. Tones And I – ‘Never Seen the Rain’
  3. The Rubens – ‘Live In Life’
  4. Flume, Vera Blue – ‘Rushing Back’
  5. Sam Fischer – ‘This City’

Most Streamed Albums – Australia

  1. Harry Styles – Fine Line
  2. The Weeknd – After Hours
  3. Pop Smoke – Shoot For the Stars Aim For The Moon
  4. Lewis Capaldi – Divinely Uninspired To A Hellish Extent
  5. Dua Lipa – Future Nostalgia
  1. From the Newsroom
  2. The Quicky
  3. Squiz Today
  4. The Joe Rogan Experience
  5. 7 am
  1. Comedy
  2. Society & Culture
  3. Lifestyle & Health
  4. News & Politics
  5. Education

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Garry Lu
After stretching his legs with companies such as The Motley Fool and the odd marketing agency, Garry joined Boss Hunting in 2019 as a fully-fledged Content Specialist. In 2021, he was promoted to News Editor. Garry proudly retains a blue belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, black bruises from Muay Thai, as well as a black belt in all things pop culture. Drop him a line at [email protected]


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