Major Lazer track becomes most streamed song of all time

James Hanley

Major Lazer's single with DJ Snake and MØ, Lean On, is now the most streamed song of all time with 526 million plays worldwide.

The track, deemed Spotify's song of the summer, has dethroned Ed Sheeran's Thinking Out Loud to take the top spot, reports Billboard.

Lean On reached No.2 on the UK Singles Chart and No.4 on the US Billboard Hot 100.

It reached No.1 in several countries including Australia, the Netherlands, Denmark and New Zealand. ...

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