Most Popular Music Of 2021: Dua Lipa, Drake Top Billboard’s Year-End Lists

Here's a rundown of the most popular music of 2021:

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12/4/2021 7:44:00 AM

Here's a rundown of the most popular music of 2021:

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Billboard’s Hot 100; Drake was the top artist of the year; Controversial country singer Morgan Wallen, who was caught on video using a racial slur, earned the number one spot on the Top 200 Albums chart for his workDangerous: The Double Album. Spotify:

Olivia Rodrigo’s “driver’s license” was the most-streamed song Jan. 1 to Nov. 27, around the world and in the U.S. on the streaming service; Rodrigo’s albumSourwas the most-streamed album globally; Bad Bunny was the most streamed artist around the world for the second year in a row, garnering 9.1 billion streams.

Apple Music:BTS’ “Dynamite” was the most-played song on the streaming service between October 16, 2020, and October 15, 2021; the most Shazamed song—when users ask Siri to identify a song that’s playing—was Masked Wolf’s “Astronaut in the Ocean,” which was requested 11.7 million times. headtopics.com

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iHeartRadio:Dua Lipa’s “Levitating” was the most-played song on the country’s largest radio network, garnering 1.2 billion listens; Ariana Grande was the network’s most-played artist, getting 2.6 billion listens.

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Most Popular Music Of 2021: Dua Lipa, Drake Top Billboard’s Year-End ListsI'm a breaking news reporter focusing on arts and entertainment. I previously worked as a features reporter at the New York Post, where I covered pop culture, and at the Boston Globe and Boston.com I graduated from Emerson College in 2017 with a degree in journalism. Follow me on Twitter MarisaDellatto or reach out at mdellattoforbes.com.

Most Popular Music Of 2021: Dua Lipa, Drake Top Billboard’s Year-End ListsI'm a breaking news reporter focusing on arts and entertainment. I previously worked as a features reporter at the New York Post, where I covered pop culture, and at the Boston Globe and Boston.com I graduated from Emerson College in 2017 with a degree in journalism. Follow me on Twitter MarisaDellatto or reach out at mdellattoforbes.com.

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