Ed Sheeran is definitely a worldwide musical phenomenon, and the numbers can prove it. The British singer became, this Wednesday, July 27, the first artist to earn no less than 100 million followers in your account Spotify.

The redhead achieved another unprecedented feat on the platform, however, having previously been the first artist in the world to cross the 50 million follower mark. With four studio albums, the first in 2005, the star remains the most listened in the UK in 2021.

Through his Twitter account, the owner of hits like “shape of you” Y “Thinking Out Loud” shared a video in which he appears wearing a T shirt white sent by the streaming giant with the phrase “Ask me about my 100 million followers” on Spotify.

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In the video published by Ed Sheeran, the musician appears in a stadium, before a show of his current tourtrying to get the attention of the people on his team with the shirt.

With the incredible milestone achieved on Spotify, Sheeran is now considerably ahead of Ariana Grandewho has 81.64 million followers, billie eilishwith 66.18 million, Drake with 65.40 million and Justin Bieber with 63.48 million. The data is from theNME”.

Eminem (57.49), Taylor Swift (55.86), arijit singh (53.15), bts (52,54) and bad bunny (51.93). It is worth mentioning that, currently, Ed is still the artist with the most streamswith an average of 81 million listeners.