2 record hunters in the booming online music era, who are they?

Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande’s success on Spotify is tied to the album fever ‘thank u, next’. In the first week of its release, the album’s same-name single sold 73,000 record-breaking singles as the single of the most played female artist on Spotify and topped the sales in many countries including the US and UK.

Besides ‘thank u, next’, Ariana also owns the song ‘7 Rings’, which broke a series of the world’s leading online music platforms. On Spotify, ‘7 Rings’ recorded more than 71.4 million hits, breaking the record of the song ‘In My Feelings’ to become the most online hit song in Spotify’s history in its first week of release.

In addition to the above achievements, the American singer has now officially held a record series as a female artist with a track of 100 million, 200 million, 300 million, 400 million, 500 million, 600 million and 700 million. The fastest million views on the Spotify platform. Currently, Ariana Grande is also the most-watched female artist on Instagram and Youtube.

Ed Sheeran

Ed Sheeran is known all over the world for her ability to compose and perform perfectly. As of April 2019, there are a total of 26 songs that surpassed 1 billion streams on Spotify, in which the British artist’s “Shape of You” is still the only song with more than 2 billion streams. That creates an invisible pressure on the music products of other artists behind him. They have to try many times to reach success as “Shape Of You” has done.

In the first week of its release, ‘Shape Of You’ set a new record for Ed Sheeran himself. The song was the first No.1 Billboard Hot 100 in his career, as well as leading the iTunes Chart in 81 countries worldwide and the Hot 100 for 12 consecutive weeks.

In total, this song appeared continuously on the Hot 100 within 6 months, surpassing every record of the Top 10 appearances of any song with a 33-week record. At Grammy 2018, ‘Shape Of You’ helped Ed Sheeran to win the best solo pop performance. In addition, the British singer also won the best vocal pop album with ‘÷’ (Divide).

This summer, Ed Sheeran collaborated with Justin Bieber on the song ‘I Don’t Care’. After just 24 hours, this song broke the record of the highest single-day stream on Spotify when it drew nearly 11 million streams, breaking the record of the Christmas song ‘All I Want For Christmas Is You’ by Mariah Carey shows 10.819.009 streams.

Most recently, his “÷” (Divide) album has surpassed the 8 billion stream mark on Spotify, continuing to lead the list of the most streamed albums in history. Ed Sheeran can be said to be the most influential artist on this platform at the moment and in the next few years.

Billboard published the top 5 Social 50 charts for the 2010s

Billboard has officially announced the top 5 artists of the Social 50 rankings of the decade 2010.

After announcing the last 40 positions in the top 50 artists on the “Decade-End Charts Social 50” list, Billboard has officially completed the remaining 10 positions. Accordingly, the performance will be based on the coverage of the artists on social networking sites, the time is calculated from December 11, 2010 to the end of September 28, 2019.

Most notably, there are names that appear in the top 5 because many people still do not know who will rule this gold table?

Justin Bieber

Finally, Billboard also officially named the remaining positions in the Social 50 ranking of the decade 2010. Accordingly, the throne was officially owned by Justin Bieber when he owned 163 weeks to reach the No. 1 position on the table. This ranking over the past decade. In addition, the vocalist “Sorry” also excelled in the persistent BXH Social 50 until 429 weeks.


Although there are more weeks appearing in this arena than Justin Bieber (449 weeks), Rihanna has only 21 weeks to climb to No.1 so when converting the ranking score, the vocalist “Stay” only holds the runner-up tittle. To say it again, it was thanks to the persistent longevity on the Social 50 Ranking that helped Rihanna excel in Second.

Ariana Grande

Similar to Rihanna, Ariana Grande also thanks the persistent grip with 353 weeks on the chart and 18 weeks dominating the No.1 position since 2014, the sub diva has excelled landed in the 3rd In addition, an important factor determining Ariana Grande’s ranking is the number of weeks it reaches rank 2. Accordingly, the “7 rings” vocalist has 208 weeks and is second only to Justin Bieber (326 weeks).



BTS officially stopped at No. 4. Although there are weeks rule the title of Social 50 Champion up to 152 weeks, only lost to Justin Bieber but due to the number of weeks present on The rankings were 161 weeks so BTS had to rank at 4 in the list of Top 50 Social of the decade. If you didn’t know, in nine weeks not in the 1st place, BTS was ranked 2nd. Certainly, when stepping In the new decade, Social 50 promises to be a fierce arena because BTS’s dominance is becoming stronger on social media platforms.

Taylor Swift

Closer to the top 5 is Taylor Swift, she ranked at No. 5 thanks to 28 weeks of ruling the title of Champion. This is also the third highest number, just behind Justin Bieber and BTS. In addition, the vocalist “Shake It Off” has also stayed at 384 weeks on the Social 50 charts for the past decade.

For those who don’t know, Billboard Social 50 is a chart that reflects popularity, ranking the leading artist in terms of the amount of interaction based on social networking platforms. The results of each week will be officially published by Billboard based on data from online music analysis firm Next Big Sound. Accordingly, the ranking will depend on the number of followers, page views and interaction that the public has for artists on the above social networks.

The Greatest Showman Upturns The Top Spot With Biggest Sales Week Yet

The new hit of Ariana Grande “Thank u, Next” continues keeping its lead at the top place to a sixth week as the battle for this year’s coveted Christmas Number 1 kicks off.

Although the closest contender of Ariana Grande –  Ava Max remains at Number 2 with “Sweet But Psycho”, she has managed to reduce the space between the top two singles to less than 9,000 combined sales.

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Miley Cyrus and Mark Ronson have surged up the Top 10 and deprecated the most downloaded track of the week, leaping six point to Number 4 with “Nothing Breaks Like A Heart”. Mariah Carey is very close at Number 5 with “All I Want For Christmas Is You”.

The Number 7 belongs to “Wham’s Last Christmas” – up seven from last week, while Post Malone rebounds back into the Top 10 with Sun flowerft. Swae Lee from Spiderman: Into The Spider verse at Number 9. The Pogues &Kirsty MacColl’s yule tide classic Fairytale of New York flies eight places to Number 10.

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Further down of the chart, Band Aid’s Do They Know Its Christmas zooms 11 placings to 15, Michael Buble’s rendition of It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas rockets 14 spots to 16, and Ellie Goulding and Diplo are up four with Close To Me ft. Swae Lee at 17.

Shaking Steven’s Merry Christmas Everyone shimmies 15 positions to 21, Elton John steps into the Top 40 with “Step Into Christmas” at 22, George Ezra lifts eight points to 25 with “Hold My Girl”, “Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree” by Brenda Lee climbs 13 steps to 26, and Leona Lewis’ festive single “One More Sleep” jumps 14 ranks to 28.

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There are lots of Christmas songs feature in this week’s Top 40. Up 5 places, Ariana Grande’s second entry on the chart comes in the form of “Santa Tell Me” at Number 30. Come back with “I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday” which steps 12 ranks to the 33 place, Wizzard get his name into Top 40. And Chris Rea is no exception, the singer came back to the top 40 with “Driving Home For Christmas” at Number 36.

And last but not least, XXXTentacion is the highest new entry at Number 37 in this week with Whoa (Mind In Awe) from his posthumous album, Skins.

Who Are 4 Ex-Boyfriends Are Reminded By Ariana Grande In “Thank U, Next”?

On the morning of December 1st, Ariana Grande launched MV named “Thank U, Next”. Within 35 minutes, the new MV reached 1 million views. After nearly 12 hours, “Thank U, Next” surpassed 32 million views.

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The Guardian reviews “Thank U, Next” is one of the best songs of the year 2018. In this hit, the most amazing point is that Grande clearly prompted 4 former lovers. They are Big Sean, Ricky Alvarez, Pete Davidson and even rapper Mac Miller.

Rapper Big Sean

After cooperating together in a music product, Grande and Big Sean started dating in October 2014. The couple didn’t not hesitate to share moments of happiness in social networks and hand in hand to appear at the event. What a pity when after only 8 months of dating, Grande and Big Sean broke up.

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Grande mentioned Sean right in the opening sentence of “Thank U, Next”: “Thought I’d end up with Sean. But he wasn’t a match”. By this time, the true reason causes the love of Sean and Grande shattered remains the question mark.

Dancer Ricky Alvarez

After breaking up with Big Sean, the heart of the Grande was given to dancer Ricky Alvarez when he performed in Honeymoon Tour. The relationship of them was hidden pretty tight, then Grande revealed with Billboard magazine: “We are happy together. I am a strong girl, live healthy and take care of people. That’s all”.

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After one year been together, the love between Grand and Alvarez had stopped. The 25 years old female singer prompted her ex-boyfriend in “Thank U, Next”: “Wrote some songs about Ricky. Now I listen and laugh”. Both of them confirmed that despite of breaking up, they are still best friend of each other.

Rapper Mac Miller

Grande was fell in love with rapper Mac Miller from 2013 when both of them cooperated in the song “The Way”. It was not until the year 2016, they publicly dating. Grande and Miller made a lot of fans and co-workers jealous when continuously expressed the love on social networks and regularly appeared together at events. But beginning in 2018, the love of the Grande and Miller started cracking and they are forced to split up in regret of all.

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Not long after, the famous rapper died of an overdose of stimulant. The death of Miller caused Grande fell into a spiritual crisis for a long time. In “Thank U, Next”, Grande has an emotional message to Miller: “Wish I could say “Thank you” to Malcolm. Cause he was an angel”.

Actor Pete Davidson:

“Even almost got married. And for Pete, I’m so thankful”. Grande mentioned actor Pete Davidson in a hit “Thank U, Next”. Love of them budded on January 5. Only 10 days of dating, Grande and Davidson were engaged together. In one performance, Grande publicly wore an engagement ring costing about $100,000.

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Next, Grande and the male actor constantly show affections for each other on social networks. But just four months later, the TMZ revealed Grande and Davidson cancelled their marriage pledge. Before that, the love of Grande and Davidson was predicted to break when he replaced the rabbit ear tattoo – a symbol of Grande – to a heart. Grande said: “We still have much affection for each other, but decided to break up because this is not the appropriate time” Currently, Grande opens possibility of back side of Davidson.

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The career of Grande took up a new height after the success of “Thank U, Next”. In November, 25 years old singer was also honored in “Woman of the year 2018” to rival with Lady Gaga, Beyonce, Taylor Swift and Selena Gomez by Billboard magazine.