August 30, 2016


Justin Bieber Scores Eight Guinness World Records

Kevin Mazur/Getty Images
Kevin Mazur/Getty Images

Congratulations to Justin Bieber, who officially made the 2017 edition of the Guinness World Records book with eight records to his name (none of which include how many fans he left behind on Instagram). Instead, the pop star is honored for Spotify streaming.

Bieber's titles include: most-streamed track on Spotify in one week for “What Do You Mean?” (a whopping 30,723,708 times), most-streamed album on Spotify in one week (Purpose), the most simultaneous tracks on the Billboard Hot 100 in December 2015, the first artist to snag three top slots back to back on the U.K. singles chart, most simultaneous tracks on the U.S. singles chart and most simultaneous new entries on Hot 100 by a solo artist.

He was also honored for other social media accomplishments like the most Twitter followers (82,235,563) and YouTube subscribers of any male (20,711,202), and the most viewed YouTube music channel (10,478,651,389). See Bieber smiling with his awards below: