It has arrived Spotify Wrapped 2022 and this means only one thing: social networks are about to be invaded by the annual audience reports. The feature, first released in 2019, has grown in popularity over the past few years. Wrapped reveals Spotify users their most streamed artists of the past 12 monthsshowing personalized graphs and increasingly interesting and elaborate statistics.
Not only: Wrapped also indicates which songs and artists are the most listened to globally.
To get your Spotify Wrapped 2022 it will be enough for you access your Spotify mobile appAnd. Alternatively, you can go to the official website (at this link) and get redirected to the specific section of the app.
Spotify Wrapped 2022: Most Streamed Songs & Artists Globally
Dominating the ranking of the most listened to artists on Spotify in 2022 is he, the bad Puerto Rican rabbit: Bad Bunny. Segue Taylor Swift, whose album Midnights is breaking all sales records for the year. Closes the podium Drakefollowed by The Weeknd and the ever-present K-Pop group dei BTScurrently on forced pause due to conscription, but will be back soon.
The most played song of 2022 on Spotify is As It Was by Harry Styles, the first single from Harry’s House, which dominated album sales for most of the year (until the release of Taylor Swift’s Midnights in October). In second place we find Heat Waves dei Glass Animalsan impressive result given that the song was released in 2020. Closes the podium, without too many surprises, Stay, the mega-hit by The Kid LAROI e Justin Bieberreleased in June 2021.
In the Top 5 also two songs by Bad Bunny, which is once again confirmed as a real hit-maker this year. In fourth place and fifth place there are in fact Me Porto Bonito (in featuring with Chencho Corleone) e Marmoset Asked Me.
As far as albums are concerned, it’s true Bad Bunny to dominate the audience charts, with Un verano Sin Ti. Followed by Harry’s House by Harry Styles e SOUR from olivia rodrigo. Off the podium we find instead = di Ed Sheeran e Planet Her from Doja Cat. The absence in the top 5 of Taylor Swift.
The metric relating to the revival ratings is also interesting. Spotify Wrapped analyzed the most listened to songs released at least 20 years ago in 2022. Without too many surprises, in first place, there is Running Up That Hill (A Deal with God) by Kate Bush. A song from 1986 that has literally been rediscovered by the new generations thanks to Stranger Things.
In second place and third place in this special classification are two songs directly from the year 2000: Yellow dei Coldplay and The Real Slim Shady Eminem. The Top 5 closes with two songs from the magical 90s: Gangsta’s Paradise by Coolio (1995) and the iconic Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana (1991)
Unsurprisingly, the most listened to Italian artists globally are i Moonlight (to the delight of their haters). Italian music makes half the world dance as evidenced by the second place of the house trio MEDUSA and the third position of the inimitable Gabriel Ponte. They close the Top 5 of the most listened to Italians abroad Ludovico Einaudi e Depth. The most streamed female artist in the world is though Laura Pausinipresent in the Top 10.
And in Italy?
Also this year the Italian Spotify charts of 2022 see him excel: Ebbasta sphere. They follow Lazza e Thasup. He settles for fourth place Blanco, which began the year with the victory in Sanremo 2022 and ended it with the announcement of the first dates in the stadiums (San Siro 2023). Fifth place instead for Marrakechwhich in these periods last year released the acclaimed album Noi, loro, gli altri.
However, the most listened to song remains Chills from Mahmood e Blancowinner of Sanremo 2022. Second place for Shakerando by Rhove and third for the unprecedented couple Rkomi–Elodie for the duet of The devil’s tail. Off the podium in fourth and fifth position we find Baby Goddamn from Tananaione of the breakout artists of the year, and Until They Bury Me from Blancopenultimate track from the debut album Blu Celeste (considered by us as the best Italian album of the year 2021).
Speaking of albums: the Italian record with the most Spotify streams is Sirio by Lazza. They complete the Taxi Driver podium Rkomi and Celestial Blue’s Blanco. In the top 5 also Salvatore di Pucks ec@ra++ere s?ec!@le di Thasup.
Spotify Wrapped 2022: What are the most listened to podcasts of 2022?
Globally the most listened to Spotify podcast of 2022 is The Joe Rogan Experience, pace of Neil Young who had argued with the format at the beginning of the year. Call Her Daddy, Anything Goes with Emma Chamberlain, Case 63 and Crime Junkie follow in the standings.
In Italy, the most listened to podcast is The Essential, which steals the first position from Muschio Selvaggio by Luis Sal e Fedez (who, however, are satisfied with the second position). Stories podium closes.
All the news of Spotify Wrapped 2022
The user experience of Spotify Wrapped 2022 is largely renewed. Here are all the news announced (and available from today):
- New Custom Stories: in addition to the artists, genres, songs, podcasts and minutes listened to during the year, the customized Wrapped experience includes new features. Between these, your Musical Personalityinspired by the popular personality tests, allows fans to discover their identity as a listener among 16 different types. E Audio Daywhich reveals how our musical tastes evolve during the day.
- New sharing options: from this year it is possible to share your Wrapped Cards also onWhatsApp e Line. It is also available a custom Snapchat filter that sums up your Musical Personality.
- Spotify Camp Nou Takeover: thanks to the new partnership between Spotify e FC Barcelona, fans can view Wrapped videos of some of their favorite players on social media. Among these Robert Lewandowski, Alexia Putellas, Pedri and Ansu Fati.