Bad Bunny achieved a new feat. After staying at the top of Spotify For the third consecutive year, the Puerto Rican was crowned the most sought-after artist of 2022 on the Billboard billboards. He did it for “A summer without you”, a record that remained at number one.
As if that were not enough, it is the first time that a Latino artist -and who sings only in Spanish- breaks the record in the music magazine.
Also, the album spent 13 consecutive weeks on the “Billboard 200” chart. Since May 21 of this year, a few days after its premiere on the 6th of that month, it was maintained for the following six months. The compact never dropped below first and second place.
Likewise, the singer has only been surpassed by himself. «A summer without ii» represents the second time that it has reached number one within the specialized medium. His debut in the long-awaited position was in 2020 with “The Last World Tour”.
But previous works of “the bad rabbit” also benefit him within the Billboard charts. This 2022 “YHLQMDLG” (No. 36) and “X 100PRE” (No. 165) are also among the most requested by users.
Bad Bunny also won the title of the most listened to male artist in the aforementioned magazine. He is followed by Harry Styles, Drake, Morgan Wallen, Ed Sheeran, among others.
“A Summer Without You” saw 22 of its 23 songs debut on the Hot 100. The only track on the album that didn’t chart, “callaita«, had already made it to the list in 2019, its launch year.
Taylor Swift became the top female artist of the year. This achievement she had achieved 6 times before with Billboard. At the same time, Adele’s “30” is at number 2 on the “Billboard 200 Albums”.
In the top of songs were “Heat Waves” by Glass Animals (1), “As It Was” by Harry Styles (2) and the collaborative theme of The Kid LAROI and Justin Bieber, “Stay” (3).