U.S. listeners passed the trillion-stream mark for the first time

U.S. listeners passed the trillion-stream mark for the first time

According to Nielsen’s annual year-end report on the music industry, in 2019, U.S. listeners passed the trillion-stream mark for the first time.

As Pitchfork reports, there were 1.15 trillion audio and music video streams in 2019—up 29.3% from 887.4 billion streams in 2018.

Lil Nas X’s “Old Town Road” was the most-streamed song of the year, pulling in nearly 2.5 billion streams.

Post Malone was the most-streamed artist of the year with just shy of 5.8 billion audio and video streams.

Read the full report via Billboard here.

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