- Spotify reveals Calvin Harris’ Summer and Ariana Grande’s Problem ft. Iggy Azalea take top global spots for the most streamed tracks this Summer
- Spotify reveals Alt-J are topping the Viral 50* chart this Summer
Spotify today reveals Calvin Harris’ Summer is officially the most streamed song globally over the last 3 months, reaching almost 160 million streams on the music streaming service.
Pop diva Ariana Grande’s Problem ft. Iggy Azalea comes in second on the global list, with third place going to producer-songwriter Magic!, whose debut track Rude has proven popular around the world.
The artists that have topped the Spotify Viral 50* chart this Summer, which takes into account both the number of streams and number of shares of a song, are Alt-J’s Hunger Of The Pine, with Mike Oldfield’s Nuclear, and Alt-J’s Left Hand Free in second and third place.
Angela Watts, VP Communications, Spotify, said: “It’s fitting to have Summer by Calvin Harris as the soundtrack to the season around the world. It’s a perfect party anthem and worthy of taking the streaming crown.”
Most streamed songs of the Summer – Global
Spotify’s Most Viral Songs of the Summer
*The Spotify Viral 50 chart is calculated by the number of streams of a song divided by the number of shares