In 2013, Billboard revised the rankings for the chart’s fifty fifth anniversary version. In 2018, the rankings had been revised once more for the Billboard chart’s 60th anniversary.
†† – “Purple Rain” and “When Doves Cry” reappeared on the Hot a hundred for 2 weeks in 2016, and the above displays their re-entries solely. When the songs originally charted in 1984, their chart positions of their final week on the Hot a hundred were nicely beneath the highest 10. Prior to February 2014, Spotify’s most-streamed song was “Radioactive” by Imagine Dragons; it was overtaken by Avicii’s “Wake Me Up”, which grew to become the primary music to hit 200 million streams on 27 February 2014. “Wake Me Up” held the streaming report for over a 12 months earlier than being surpassed on 22 May 2015 by Sheeran’s “Thinking Out Loud”, which became the first music to hit 500 million streams on 12 October 2015.
A month later, however, it was surpassed by Major Lazer and DJ Snake’s “Lean On”, that includes MØ, which held the streaming report for eleven months till Drake’s “One Dance”, featuring Wizkid and Kyla, overtook it on 18 October 2016. “One Dance” grew to become the primary music to hit 1 billion streams 12 December 2016, and held the streaming document for almost a year before being surpassed by “Shape of You” on 21 September 2017. Childish Gambino scored his first number one on the chart with “This is America” for 3 weeks in May and … Read More