Record breaking is important to history making. The Canadian rapper, Drake, has been able to break a record thereby making history has the most streamed song on Spotify.
Spotify is the largest streaming site in the world.
“One Dance,” a rhythmic but minimalist track with a sample of raw funk and guest vocals by leading Nigerian singer Wizkid, had been heard more than 882 million times as of Tuesday on Spotify, the world’s largest streaming site.
For 11 months, a Major Lazer collaboration track with French proucer DJ Snake and Danish singer Mo, titled “Lean On” has held the titled until. now.
‘One Dance’ is featured track on Drake’s album “Views”,which is the top-selling album released this year in the United States.
Drake’s triumph on Spotify comes even though he is closely identified with rival Apple, which released “Views” exclusively on its Apple Music streaming platform as well as iTunes for the album’s first week.
Drake has been one of the most successful artists in the fast-growing world of streaming, which allows unlimited on-demand music, with “Views” breaking a record for first-week streams.
This is a show-off for our Nigerian Singer Wizkid. We are proud of you.
Written by Clement Oluwasegun