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How are the Beatles Doing After 100 Days on Spotify? Pretty Well, Thank You

The Beatles finally entered the world of streaming music on Christmas Eve last year, a little more than a hundred days ago. Spotify just released some statistics on how Beatles music is being consumed by its users in the form of this infographic (via CNET and The NME)

First, let’s start with the global numbers.

Beatles Streaming Stats April 2016 World

Now let’s zero in on the UK where the numbers are slightly different.

Beatles Streaming Stats April 2016

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One thought on “How are the Beatles Doing After 100 Days on Spotify? Pretty Well, Thank You

  • Is anyone else surprised that Here Comes the Sun is #1? It’s a great song. Certainly Abbey Road is my fav album. The way it flows from She’s So Heavy into Here Comes the Sun is a master stroke. But listened to more than Hey Jude or A Day in The Life?

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