‘Genius’ Lists Most Viewed Artists And Songs In 2015


Genius Reports:  People were paying close attention to lyrics in 2015. Drake was accused of using Quentin Miller as a ghostwriter, emotional Adele fans flooded Twitter with her lyrics when they couldn’t get concert tickets, and Kendrick Lamar released such an intricate body of work that even Pulitzer Prize winner Michael Chabon felt compelled to annotate. Through it all, the curious, the scholarly, and the obsessive came to Genius to learn lyrics and the meaning behind them. Here are the most viewed songs and artists of 2015:

Most viewed songs of 2015

1. The Weeknd – “The Hills”
2. Drake – “Hotline Bling”
3. Fetty Wap – “Trap Queen”
4. Drake – “Know Yourself”
5. Drake – “Back to Back”
6. The Weeknd – “Can’t Feel My Face”
7. Fetty Wap featuring Monty, Remy Boyz & P-Dice – “679”
8. Adele – “Hello”
9. Kendrick Lamar – “King Kunta”
10. Wiz Khalifa featuring Charlie Puth – “See You Again”


Most viewed artists of 2015

1. Drake
2. The Weeknd
3. Kendrick Lamar
4. Fetty Wap
5. Kanye West
6. Eminem
7. J. Cole
8. Nicki Minaj
9. Future
10. Big Sean