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It’s the most wonderful time of the year! After making it through the whirlwind that was 2021, Spotify has finally begun sharing a compilation of the music and musicians who made the past 11 months at least a bit more bearable.

While many of us are still waiting to see our individual results in the app, the streaming platform has unveiled which songs and albums were most popular amongst users. Olivia Rodrigo’s “drivers license” takes the cake for the U.S.’s most streamed song, followed by her other pop hit, “good 4 u.” Doja Cat and SZA’s TikTok anthem “Kiss Me More” came in third, followed by “Heat Waves” by Glass Animals and Dua Lipa’s “Levitating” featuring DaBaby.

As far as most streamed artists go, Drake cemented himself as #1, which isn’t a major surprise. Behind him is Taylor Swift, the late Juice WRLD, Kanye West, and Bad Bunny, almost all of whom shared super hot new projects already this year.

This year, Spotify also highlighted the throwback albums (released more than 20 years ago) that hit home with users. Fleetwood Mac’s Rumours, Nirvana’s Nevermind, Linkin Park’s Hybrid Theory, Guns N’ Roses’ Appetite for Destruction, and The Beatles’ self-titled record have all been in heavy rotation.

Check out more of this year’s biggest successes below, or find Spotify’s full round-up here.

Most Streamed Artists Globally 

Bad Bunny Taylor Swift BTSDrake Justin Bieber

Most Streamed Songs Globally 

“drivers license” by Olivia Rodrigo“MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name)” by Lil Nas X “STAY (with Justin Bieber)” by The Kid LAROI “good 4 u” by Olivia Rodrigo“Levitating (feat. DaBaby)” by Dua Lipa 

Most Streamed Albums Globally 

SOUR, Olivia RodrigoFuture Nostalgia, Dua LipaJustice, Justin Bieber=, Ed SheeranPlanet Her, Doja Cat

Most Popular Podcasts Globally 

The Joe Rogan ExperienceCall Her DaddyCrime JunkieTED Talks DailyThe Daily

U.S. Most Streamed Artists 

Drake Taylor Swift Juice WRLDKanye WestBad Bunny

U.S. Most Streamed Songs 

“drivers license” by Olivia Rodrigo“good 4 u” by Olivia Rodrigo“Kiss Me More (feat. SZA)” by Doja Cat “Heat Waves” by Glass Animals “Levitating (feat. DaBaby)” by Dua Lipa

U.S. Most Streamed Albums 

SOUR, Olivia RodrigoDangerous: The Double Album, Morgan WallenPlanet Her, Doja CatJustice, Justin BieberLegends Never Die, Juice WRLD

U.S. Most Popular Podcasts 

The Joe Rogan ExperienceCrime Junkie Call Her Daddy The Daily NPR News Now
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