2020 Music Recap


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Ava Parr and Belinda Akale

There is no doubt that 2020 was a different year. The Coronavirus sent us all to our rooms to quarantine for months on end. There were several cancellations of concerts, and other music events, but through the dark days of quarantine (and happy days), we got new music to push us forward. Here are some of the most streamed artists, songs, and albums of 2020!

Most streamed albums of 2020: 

  1. Bad Bunny -YHLQMDLG
  2. The Weeknd – After Hours
  3. Post Malone – Hollywood’s Bleeding 
  4. Harry Styles – Fine Line
  5. Dua Lipa – Future Nostalgia


Most Streamed Female Artists:

  1. Billie Ellish
  2. Taylor Swift
  3. Ariana Grande
  4. Dua Lipa
  5. Halsey


Most streamed songs of 2020:

  1. The Weeknd – Blinding Lights
  2. Tones and I’s – Dance Monkey
  3. Roddy Ricch – The Box 
  4. Imanbek & SAINt JHN -Roses
  5. Dua Lipa – Don’t Start Now


Most streamed artists  of 2020:

  1. Bad Bunny
  2. Drake
  3. J Balvin
  4. The Weeknd Juice Wrld 
  5. The Weeknd


Fastest song to reach one billion views on Tiktok: Tootsie Slide- Drake

Here are some of the albums, artists, and songs that SHS students streamed during 2020 that were gathered from an Instagram question.



Ultraviolence – Lana Del Rey •Circles – Mac Miller•Nectar – Joji•Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight – Travis Scott•Amir – Tamino•ONEPOINTFIVE – Amine•Four – One Direction•Fine Line – Harry Styles•Heartbreak Weather- Niall Horan•Critical as Water – Jeremy Loops



Ariana Grande•SZA•21 Savage•Eric Church•Tobi Lou•Sufjan Stevens•Benee•Dafna•Strawberry Milk Cult•Delcan McKenna•Kendrick Lamar•Clairo•Megan Thee Stallion•Harry Styles



POV- Ariana Grande•Push – NOEL•I Met Sarah in the Bathroom – awfultune•Futile Devices – Sufjan Stevens•I follow rivers (remix) – Lykke Li•Session 32 – Summer Walker•In the Air – L. A. B.•Tickets to my downfall- MGK•Get famous- Mountain Goats•Lose You to Love Me- Selena Gomez•Line Without a Hook- Rickey Montgomery•Midnight love- Girl in Red•Two queens in a king sized bed- Girl in Red•River- Leon Bridges