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Rock + Metal Bands Who Have Songs With Over One Billion Spotify Streams

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Here are the 44 rock and metal bands who have at least one song with more than one billion streams on Spotify.At the time of publication (July 10, 2024), Spotify’s “Billions Club” playlist features all 682 songs that have eclipsed that impressive billion streams milestone. Of that bunch, 70 are by rock and metal bands, which is slightly more than one out of every 10 songs! And those 70 billion-stream earners are split between 44 acts in all.READ MORE: Map Shows Most Popular Metal Band in Every Country Right Now, According to SpotifyQueen and Red Hot Chili Peppers are tied for the rock/metal artist with the most songs over one billion with five apiece. Can you guess which songs?Surprisingly, The Beatles and Hoobastank are also tied with the same amount of songs on the playlist — just one. It’s okay, The Beatles have sold more albums than any other rock band ever, so they don’t need a Billions Club playlist to justify their worth to the music world.See which rock and metal artists have songs over one billion streams on Spotify.The Rock + Metal Bands Who Have Songs With Over One Billion Spotify StreamsRecapping the rock and metal artists who have at least one song that has eclipsed one billion streams on Spotify.NOT INCLUDED: The definition of rock is incredibly broad today and, in this list, we’ve elected not to include pop/rock acts such as Imagine Dragons, Maroon 5, Twenty One Pilots, 5 Seconds of Summer, Coldplay, Goo Goo Dolls, Gym Class Heroes and Train.Gallery Credit: Joe DiVitaMost Played Cover Songs By 50 Big Hard Rock + Metal BandsWe combed though setlists of the biggest names in rock and metal to find out their most played cover songs. (OK, so we actually used Setlist.fm. What, did you think we had a pile of setlists sitting around?)Gallery Credit: Rob Carroll

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