Ever since Billie Eilish took off, her brother and musical accomplice Finneas has established himself as a go-to songwriting and producing collaborator within the music trade. Simply in 2020, he labored on songs with artists like Halsey, Demi Lovato, Justin Bieber, and Child Cudi. His laborious work has paid off in a giant manner: A brand new report signifies that Finneas was the No. 1 songwriter on Spotify in 2020.
As Music Enterprise Worldwide notes, knowledge from music rights knowledge platform Blokur ranks Finneas as probably the most profitable songwriter on Spotify final yr, adopted by XXXTentacion, Eilish, Juice WRLD, and Ed Sheeran. The info takes “under consideration components such because the success of songs on varied streaming charts, in addition to the proportion of every track that every songwriter is credited with writing.” The methodology used to create the lists is defined in larger depth right here.
In the meantime, it was revealed yesterday that within the songwriter ranks throughout the streaming panorama extra broadly, Finneas and Eilish additionally completed close to the highest, at Nos. three and 5, respectively. Topping that listing was Tones And I, with Roddy Ricch, Lil Child, Oz, Sheeran, Lewis Capaldi, and Pop Smoke additionally making appearances within the prime 10.
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