Well add another trophy to Drake's life. Not only does he get the most streams, sales, and famous chics, he is now certified as the most popular artist in the World according to IFPI. Drake was named number 1 on the Top 10 list of recording artists for 2016. The Biebs came in at number 5, one of Drake's boo's Rhianna took 8th. RIP Bowie and Prince, both made the Top 10.
IFPI's Top 10 Global Recording Artists of 2016
2. David Bowie
5. Justin Bieber
6. Twenty One Pilots
10. The Weeknd