What kind of music did the Philippines listen to in 2021?
In its annual year-ender campaign called "Wrapped," Spotify revealed that South Korean supergroup BTS was the most-streamed artist in the country the past year.
BTS is followed by Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber, Ben & Ben, and Ariana Grande.
Ben&Ben was the most-streamed OPM artist in 2021, followed by Moira Dela Torre, Skusta Clee, Zack Tabudlo, and Arthur Nery.
Meanwhile, "Binibini" by Zack Tabudlo was the most streamed song!
This is followed by "Butter" by BTS, "drivers license" by Olivia Rodrigo, "At My Worst" by Pink Sweat$, and "Leave the Door Open" by Bruno Mars.
According to Spotify, data shows that Filipinos are listening to local artists, music, and podcasts, as well as musicians with Filipino roots more than ever.
Aside from OPM, K-Pop took the Philippines by storm. After BTS, emerging as the top streamed K-Pop artist include TWICE, BLACKPINK, IU, and SEVENTEEN.
Spotify users can also check their personalized Spotify Wrapped
to see their listening habits throughout 2021. —JCB, GMA News