Spotify is one of the largest music streaming platforms in the world. Business of Apps said that Spotify platform users in the world reached 422 million users in the first quarter of 2022.
On June 18, 2022, the Chart Data Twitter account shared information about the 6 albums that debuted with the largest number of listeners on Spotify in 2022. Here are the 6 biggest debut albums on Spotify in the first half of 2022:
1. Bad Bunny – Album ‘Un Verano Sin Ti’ 146 million
Bad Bunny’s Un Verano Sin Ti album was just released last month, on May 6, 2022 to be exact. Among the 23 songs released on the Un Verano Sin Ti album, Bad Bunny’s collaboration song with Tainy entitled ‘Callaita’ became the song with the most number of hits. be heard. The song ‘Callaita’ has been listened to more than 1 billion times. The album Un Verano Sin Ti became the biggest debut album of the first half of 2022 with 146 million listeners.
2. Kendrick Lamar – Album ‘Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers’ 100 million
American rapper, Kendrick Lamar has released his fifth full album, titled Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers on May 13, 2022. The album Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers debuted with 100 million listeners on Spotify. The album contains several songs in collaboration with Kendrick Lamar with several other singers such as Sampha, Taylor Paige, Kodak Black, and Beth Gibbons.
3. Harry Styles – ‘Harry’s House’ album 98 million
Harry Styles is back to greet his fans through his latest album, Harry’s House. The album, which was released on May 20, 2022, successfully debuted with a total of 98 million listeners. The song ‘As It Was’ which was released first managed to sit on the Spotify Daily Global chart for more than 60 days. As of June 19, 2022, the song has been listened to 737 million times.
4. Drake – Album ‘Honestly, Nevermind’ 61 million
The album Honestly, Nevermind successfully debuted with a total of 61 million listeners. The song ‘Falling Back’ is the most listened to song in the song to this day. The next song is ‘Jimmy Cooks’, a collaboration between Drake and 21 Savage. In the 3rd position there is ‘Texts Go Green’, the 4th position is ‘Sticky’, and the 5th position is ‘Intro’. The album with a total of 14 songs was just released a few days ago, on June 17, 2022.
5. The Weeknd – Album ‘Dawn FM’ 60 million
Dawn FM album released by The Weeknd managed to occupy the fifth position with the number of listeners reaching 60 million on the day of its release. The Weeknd released the album Dawn FM on January 7, 2022 with a total of 16 tracks. Until now, there are 3 songs on the Dawn FM album which have been listened to more than 100 million times, ‘Sacrifice’, ‘Out of Time’, and ‘Is There Someone Else?’.
6. BTS – Album ‘PROOF’ 57 million
Proof BTS album was released with 3 versions with a total of 48 songs in it. Out of a total of 48 songs, including old songs and 3 newest BTS songs that describe their past, present, and future. The album, which was released to commemorate BTS’ 9-year journey, successfully debuted with 57 million listeners.
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