Spotify’s Discover Weekly playlist has been streamed for over 2.3 billion hours

Discover Weekly just celebrated its five year anniversary. Since launching in July 2015, Discover Weekly has been streamed for over 2.3 billion hours.

Discover Weekly is available for all Spotify users, every Monday bringing together a new collection of music tuned to your individual taste, helping audiences discover new artists, and artist find new fans. Discover Weekly has helped artists around the world promote their new music, such as R3HAB, Halsey, RAC, Khalid, MK and Alle Farben. Listeners are discovering new genres too “from EDM to grupera (a regional Mexican style), to indietronica and Lithuanian folk”.

Between July 2015 and 25 June 2020, Discover Weekly has been streamed over 2.3 billion hours. For reference, that’s:

  • 8.4 trillion seconds
  • 140 billion minutes
  • 2.3 billion hours
  • 97.3 million days
  • 13.9 million weeks
  • 266.5 thousand years

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