Bad Bunny’s album “Un Verano Sin Ti” has achieved a remarkable milestone by becoming the most-streamed album in Spotify’s history. The Puerto Rican artist, known for his unique blend of reggaeton and Latin trap, has solidified his position as one of the music industry’s biggest stars.
The streaming platform confirmed to Billboard that “Un Verano Sin Ti” has surpassed Ed Sheeran’s “÷ (Divide)” to claim the title of the most-streamed album on Spotify globally. “Un Verano Sin Ti” was released in May 2022 and immediately made an impact, debuting at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart.
The album garnered significant attention, earning 274,000 equivalent album units in its first week in the United States, according to Luminate. Its songs amassed a staggering 356.66 million on-demand official streams during its debut week, making it the Latin music album with the largest streaming week ever.
This eclectic album, which spent 13 consecutive weeks at the top of the Billboard 200 chart, also made history on the Billboard Hot 100. It placed an impressive 22 songs from the album on the same dated chart, setting a new record for a core Latin music artist. Additionally, all 22 songs were performed entirely in Spanish, marking another significant achievement.
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Bad Bunny’s ‘Un Verano Sin Ti
“Un Verano Sin Ti” achieved yet another groundbreaking feat by becoming the first non-English album to top the Year-End Billboard 200 chart. The album’s impact extended to the prestigious Grammy Awards, where it received nominations in the top four categories. This made it the first Spanish-language album to achieve such recognition, further solidifying Bad Bunny’s status as a trailblazer in the industry.
Reflecting on his monumental success, Bad Bunny shared his humble beginnings and pure love for music. He expressed that his dream was never about becoming the biggest or wealthiest artist, but rather to make a living doing what he genuinely loves. His passion and dedication to his craft have propelled him to unprecedented heights and earned him the adoration of fans worldwide.
Beyond his musical achievements, Bad Bunny has made headlines for various endeavors, including his rumored romance with Kendall Jenner and his involvement in the WWE. Despite his packed schedule and physical toll, he remains enthusiastic about wrestling and the excitement it brings to his life.
As Bad Bunny continues to break records and redefine the boundaries of Latin music, fans and critics eagerly await his next moves. His impact on the industry is undeniable, serving as a testament to the growing influence and popularity of Latin music on a global scale. With his groundbreaking accomplishments, Bad Bunny has cemented his place in music history and inspired future generations of artists.