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Spotify's Most-Streamed And Most-Viral Songs Of 2014 So Far: Katy Perry's 'Dark Horse,' Pitbull's 'Timber,' John Legend's 'All Of Me," And More

by Caitlin Carter   Jul 10, 2014 13:01 PM EDT

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Spotify recently released its list of the most-streamed and most-viral songs of 2014 so far. Topping the list for both Most-Streamed Song Globally and Most-Streamed Song In United States is Katy Perry's "Dark Horse." The track also reached No. 3 on The Most-Streamed Song In The U.K. It amassed more streams that any other song in the world with more than 142 million streams over the last six months.

Other songs that made the list in all three categories was Pitbull's "Timber," reaching No. 2 globally, No. 6 in the United States, and No. 2 in the U.K.; John Legend's "All of Me" reaching No. 5 globally and No. 4 in the U.S. and U.K.; and OneRepublic's "Counting Stars" reaching No. 4 globally, No. 7 in the U.S., and No. 9 in the U.K.

The Most-Viral Song on Spotify is Lana Del Rey's "Once Upon A Dream," her contribution to the Maleficent soundtrack. Coming in second is Soko's "We Might Be Dead By Tomorrow," which appeared on the massively viral video "First Kiss" and amassed more than 85 million views on YouTube.

Check out the full list of artists below (via SpotifyArtists.com), and let us know what you think in the comments section!

The Most-Streamed Songs on Spotify – First Half of 2014 (Global)
1. Katy Perry – ‘Dark Horse’ (142,666,577)
2. Pitbull – ‘Timber’ (128,853,502)
3. Clean Bandit ft. Jess Glynne – ‘Rather Be’ (127,829,913)
4. OneRepublic – ‘Counting Stars’ (103,629,220)
5. John Legend – ‘All of Me’ (102,494,251)
6. Mr. Probz – ‘Waves (Robin Schulz Radio Edit)’ (94,043,979)
7. Imagine Dragons – ‘Demons’ (89,681,979)
8. Jason Derulo – ‘Talk Dirty (feat. 2 Chainz)’ (86,332,147)
9. Lorde – ‘Royals’ (86,091,843)
10. Avicii – ‘Hey Brother’ (85,537,636)

The Most-Streamed Songs on Spotify – First Half of 2014 (US)
1. Katy Perry – ‘Dark Horse’ (42,918,091)
2. Jason Derulo ft. 2 Chainz – ‘Talk Dirty’ (34,846,968)
3. Bastille – ‘Pompeii’ (34,044,942)
4. John Legend – ‘All of Me’ (31,228,916)
5. Lorde – ‘Team’ (30,149,424)
6. Pitbull – ‘Timber’ (29,343,783)
7. OneRepublic- ’Counting Stars’ (29,024,855)
8. Frozen Soundtrack - ’Let It Go’ (28,111,615)
9. Beyoncé – ‘Drunk In Love’ (27,962,567)
10. Lorde – ‘Royals’ (26,800,955)

The Most-Streamed Songs on Spotify – First Half of 2014 (UK)
1. Clean Bandit ft. Jess Glynne – ‘Rather Be’ (18,148,674)
2. Pitbull – ‘Timber’ (13,885,057)
3. Katy Perry – ‘Dark Horse’ (11,980,193)
4. John Legend – ‘All of Me ‘ (10,757,805)
5. Mr. Probz – ‘Waves – (Robin Schulz Radio Edit)’ (9,525,830)
6. Sam Smith – ‘Money On My Mind ‘ (9,443,898)
7. Beyoncé – ‘Drunk in Love’ (9,411,574)
8. Bastille – ‘Pompeii’ (9,251,996)
9. OneRepublic – ‘Counting Stars’ (9,069,619)
10. Avicii – ‘Hey Brother’ (8,861,869)

The Most-Viral Songs on Spotify – First Half of 2014 (Global)
1. Lana Del Rey – ‘Once Upon a Dream’
2. Soko – ‘We Might Be Dead By Tomorrow’
3. Dillon Francis – ‘Get Low’
4. Foster The People – ‘Coming of Age’
5. Chromeo – ‘Jealous (I Ain’t With It)’
6. Tegan & Sara ft. The Lonely Island – ‘Everything Is AWESOME!!!’
7. Zedd – ‘Find You’
8. Doug Seegers ft. Jill Johnson & Magnus Carlsson – ‘Going Down To The River’
9. Beck – ‘Blue Moon’
10. Mike Oldfield – ‘Nuclear’

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