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The Top 10 Most Streamed Songs Of 2020 To Add to Your Playlist

The Weeknd tops Spotify lists

The Weeknd tops many ofSpotify lists. Photo: Instagram/@theweeknd

Music streaming platform Spotify has revealed it’s most downloaded tunes of the year, and no surprise its 2020 Wrapped Lists is filled with pop music hits, with listeners choosing happier, high tempo beats to cheer them up during the pandemic.

The list defines how 320 million people around the world listened and discovered audio via the platform, and in the UAE results show BTS, Travis Scott and Drake topped the list of most streamed artists followed by the late rapper Juice WRLD and The Weeknd. Taylor Swift, Billie Eilish and Dua Lipa were the only female artists to make it to the UAE’s top 10 list.

Award-winning artist, The Weeknd, who was recently snubbed from Grammy nominations, saw his album After Hours reach number one in the most-streamed album list – the album has enjoyed more than 200 million streams worldwide. However, his hit single Blinding Lights came in at number two on the most-streamed song list, coming in after The Box by Roddy Ricch. Falling by Trevor Daniel came in third place.

Here are the UAE’s Top 10 Most Streamed Tracks:

1. The Box by Roddy Ricch

2. Blinding Lights by The Weeknd

3. Falling by Trevor Daniel

The rest of the top 10 include:
4. Dance Monkey by Tones And I
5. Blueberry Faygo by Lil Mosey
6. Don’t Start Now by Dua Lipa
7. ROCKSTAR (feat. Roddy Ricch) by DaBaby, Roddy Ricch
8. ROXANNE by Arizona Zervas
9. Roses – Imanbek Remix by Imanbek, SAINt JHN
10. Someone You Loved by Lewis Capaldi

The UAE’s Most Streamed Albums

1. After Hours by The Weeknd


3. Hollywood’s Bleeding by Post Malone

4. Shoot for The Stars Aim For The Moon by Pop Smoke


6. Please Excuse Me For Being Antisocial by Roddy Ricch

7. Fine Lines by Harry styles

8. Legends Never Die by Juice WRLD

9. Future Nostalgia by Dua Lipa

10. ASTROWORLD by Travis Scott

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