BTS Crowned IFPI Global Recording Artist of 2020 https://t.co/7rDTFRgXqj— billboard biz (@billboardbiz) March 4, 2021
IFPI Global Recording Artist of the Year Award recognizes an act’s worldwide popularity across streaming and sales. They are the first winners to perform primarily in a language other than english and the first asian act to top the list. They released 3 albums in 2020 and had their first Billboard Hot 100 #1 with Dynamite.
With the release of 2 albums (Folklore and Evermore), the 2019 winner: Taylor Swift, is #2. Followed by names like Drake, The Weeknd and Ariana Grande.
2. Taylor Swift
4. The Weeknd
5. Billie Eilish
7. Post Malone
8. Ariana Grande
9. Juice Wrld
10. Justin Bieber
ONTD, which artist did you listen to the most in 2020?