With more hip-hop lists rolling out for HipHop’s 50th anniversary, on Monday (June 5), Spotify’s popular rap playlist RapCaviar unveiled the 50 most-streamed rappers on the streaming platform, and Spotify was also in the party. joined.
The Top 5 starts off with SoundCloud superstars XXXTentacion and Juice WRLD at 5th and 4th respectively. The top three are Kanye West, Eminem and Drake, with 6God emerging as the best stream leader among Spotify rappers. Drizzy led the way with a staggering 70.3 million monthly listeners on the platform, led by his hits “God’s Plan” and “One Dance,” which streamed over 2 billion times.
Last February, Drake reportedly became the first artist to total 75 billion streams on Spotify. As news of the feat spread, he argued that artists should be treated like sports stars and receive bonuses after crossing streaming milestones. “Future artists should receive bonuses like athletes to motivate them to be consistently competitive,” he said in an Instagram story earlier this year. “Feel free to send me a check the size of LeBron.”[,] I have enough dinner plates. “
After winning the 12th Billboard 200 No.1 album last year, loss of her — 21 Collaborative album with Savage — Drake is gearing up for an upcoming summer tour. His It’s All A Blur Tour kicks off this month in Memphis, Tennessee on June 29th. 21 Savage will accompany you on a multi-city trip that runs through October.
Check out the list of Spotify’s most streamed rappers below.