Most-streamed Rhapsody

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 14 Dec 2018 12:38:02


 

Bohemian Rhapsody, the iconic single by legendary British rock band Queen, is the world’s most-streamed song from the 20th century, as well as the most-streamed Classic Rock song of all time, according to Universal Music Group. The track was first released as a single on October 31, 1975.

On December 10, the original song and official video for “Bohemian Rhapsody”, taken from the group’s 1975 album “A Night at the Opera”, surpassed 1.6 billion streams globally across all major streaming services, reported variety.com. The feature film of the same name, a biopic of group and lead singer Freddie Mercury, which is one of the top films of 2018, is a key driver of numbers in recent times.