Spotify Listeners Love ASCAP Songwriters

It's December, which means a plethora of year-end music lists rolling in throughout the month. First up? Streaming giant Spotify, which released its year-end stats earlier this week. ASCAP songwriters contributed to the Top 9 songs on Spotify's "Top Tracks of 2017," clear proof that our members write the hits listeners want to hear over and over again.

Congratulations to these phenomenal songwriters on another stellar year!

Top Songs on Spotify's "Top Tracks of 2017" List

1. "Shape of You" performed by Ed Sheeran
(ASCAP songwriters: Kandi Burruss, Tameka Cottle, Steve Mac)
2. "Despacito (Remix)" performed by Luis Fonsi (feat. Daddy Yankee & Justin Bieber
(ASCAP songwriters: Justin Bieber, Daddy Yankee, Poo Bear)
3. "Despacito" performed by Luis Fonsi (feat. Daddy Yankee)
(ASCAP songwriter: Daddy Yankee)
4. "Something Just Like This" performed by The Chainsmokers & Coldplay
(ASCAP songwriters: Coldplay, Drew Taggart)
5. "I'm the One" performed by DJ Khaled (feat. Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper & Lil Wayne)
(ASCAP songwriters: Justin Bieber, Poo Bear, Quavo)
6. "HUMBLE." performed by Kendrick Lamar
(ASCAP songwriters: Kendrick Lamar, Mike WiLL Made-It)
7. "It Ain't Me" performed by Kygo (feat. Selena Gomez)
(ASCAP songwriter: Selena Gomez)
8. "Unforgettable" performed by French Montana (feat. Swae Lee)
(ASCAP songwriters: French Montana, Jeremih, The Weeknd)
9. "That's What I Like" performed by Bruno Mars
(ASCAP songwriters: Christopher Brody Brown, James Fauntleroy, Ray Charles McCullough, Jeremy Reeves)