The Weeknd reached a new high-water mark on Spotify, making history.
The streaming service confirmed on Twitter and Instagram that “[o]n February 27, The Weeknd became the first artist in Spotify History to reach 100 Million monthly listeners,” whereas Billboard notes that the artist is way ahead of those who trail him; Miley Cyrus currently has 82.5 million monthly listeners, Taylor Swift with 80.3 million and Drake with 68.6 million.
Check out Spotify’s announcement of The Weeknd’s latest achievement below.
It’s official: On February 27, The Weeknd became the first artist in Spotify History to reach 100 Million monthly listeners 🏆 pic.twitter.com/YwslzheIDN
— Spotify (@Spotify) February 27, 2023
The Weeknd’s latest streaming accomplishment comes shortly after he dropped his new remix of “Die For You” with Ariana Grande.