Harry Styles gets new Guinness Record for his song “As it was”
MEXICO CITY, January 12 (EL UNIVERSAL).-
For Harry Styles this year that just ended was, without a doubt, the best for his career. The artist not only established himself as a worldwide phenomenon thanks to the success of his “Love On Tour”, he was also crowned as one of the most listened to artists on digital platforms, proof of this is the Guinness Record that he recently obtained.
Through his official page, the highest authority in terms of record-breaking achievements, revealed that the British singer has among his singles the most played song on digital platforms in all of 2022, it is “As it was”, the first single from his album “Harry’s house”.
According to the information published by the site, this song has accumulated 1.5 billion views since its release last April until the last day of 2022.
But this is not the first record that this song sets, the same day it was released to the public it became the most played song on Spotify in just 24 hours, with more than 16 million listeners. And as if that were not enough, it also set the record for weekly views with 78 million.
As if that were not enough, Styles’ third album ranked second on the list of the most listened to on the music platform, just below “Un verano sin ti” by reggaeton singer Bad Bunny.
Harry Styles leads the BRIT 2023 nominations
In addition to this great achievement, Harry became a trend after it was revealed that he is leading the nominations for the next installment of the BRIT Awards.
The former OneDirection garnered four nominations, including Best Album of the Year, Best Song of the Year, Best Artist of the Year and Pop Artist of the Year.
The interpreter of “Golden” shares a list with artists such as White Leg, Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith and Dua Lipa.