Spotify: Lists of 2014’s Best Music (Artists, Albums and Songs)

As the year-end gets nearer, lists of the best what-nots are coming out in the internet. An done of the most sought-after lists are coming from the music industry.

Spotify Lists of 2014's Best Music (Artists, Albums and Songs)

Spotify has released their lists of 2014’s most popular and the best when it comes to artists, albums, and the songs. They have based the results on their streaming data.

Here are the lists that were given by Spotify:

Top Male Artist:

  1. Ed Sheeran
  2. Eminem
  3. Calvin Harris
  4. Avicii
  5. David Guetta

Top Female Artist:

  1. Katy Perry
  2. Ariana Grande
  3. Lana Del Rey
  4. Beyonce
  5. Lorde

Top Group:

  1. Coldplay
  2. Imagine Dragons
  3. Maroon 5
  4. OneRepublic
  5. One Direction

Breakout Artist:

  1. alt-J
  2. Royal Blood
  3. Tove Lo
  4. Future Islands
  5. Jungle

Top Album:

  1. Ed Sheeran — x
  2. Sam Smith — In the Lonely Hour
  3. Iggy Azalea — The New Classic
  4. Pharrell — G I R L
  5. Ariana Grande — My Everything

Top Songs:

  1. Pharrell — “Happy”
  2. Clean Bandit Feat. Jess Glynne — “Rather Be”
  3. Calvin Harris — “Summer”
  4. Katy Perry — “Dark Horse”
  5. John Legend — “All of Me:
  6. Pitbull — “Timber”
  7. Magic — “Rude”
  8. Mr. Probz — “Waves”
  9. Ariana Grande — “Problem”
  10. OneRepublic — “Counting Stars”

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