Is it just me or has this summer flown by? The good thing is, the songs that have complimented pool lounging, picnics at the park, beach days, and road trips are still around to bring back those sweet, sunny memories. Spotify’s 2021 Songs of Summer playlist is full of bops that will make life breezy and whole, even just for a little while.
Spotify has just revealed their official Songs of Summer list, an annual roundup of the top-streamed songs on the platform during the summer season. It’s no surprise that taking home the top spot is “good 4 u” by Olivia Rodrigo, with more than 600M streams from Memorial Day Weekend until now. Since its release on May 14, “good 4 u” has been added to more than 18M playlists, and has also appeared on more than 325,000 user-generated playlists. Fans could not get enough of the young star’s debut album, Sour, and can anyone really blame them? Songs on Rodrigo’s album snagged five spots on the global Songs of Summer list — a first for any artist. You go girl.
Accompanying Rodrigo on the list are other top stars like Rauw Alejandro, Lil Nas X, Doja Cat, Justin Bieber, BTS, and more! Here’s the full list of Spotify’s most-streamed songs of the summer.
- “good 4 u” by Olivia Rodrigo
- “Beggin’” by Måneskin
- “Todo De Ti” by Rauw Alejandro
- “MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name)” by Lil Nas X
- “Kiss Me More (feat. SZA)” by Doja Cat
- “STAY (with Justin Bieber)” by The Kid LAROI
- “Yonaguni” by Bad Bunny
- “Bad Habits” by Ed Sheeran
- “Butter” by BTS
- “Levitating (feat. DaBaby)” by Dua Lipa
- “deja vu” by Olivia Rodrigo
- “I WANNA BE YOUR SLAVE” by Måneskin
- “Peaches (feat. Daniel Caesar & Giveon)” by Justin Bieber
- “traitor” by Olivia Rodrigo
- “Qué Más Pues?” by J Balvin, Maria Becerra
- “Save Your Tears (with Ariana Grande) (Remix)” by The Weeknd
- “drivers licence” by Olivia Rodrigo
- “happier” by Olivia Rodrigo
- “Leave The Door Open” by Bruno Mars, Anderson .Paak, Silk Sonic
- “Astronaut In The Ocean” by Masked Wolf
Now listen to the entire official “Songs of Summer” playlist below!
It’s refreshing to see a young, ambitious woman surpassing expectations and claiming her spot as a top artist in the pop music industry. As a debut singer, Rodrigo’s fearless vulnerability evidently made an impact all over the globe, and her strength and pure talent is admirable to fans everywhere.