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Top 100 Spotify artists ranked

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rank artist count
1 Tom Waits 97
2 Pixies 48
3 Sleaford Mods 39
4 Beastie Boys 36
4 PJ Harvey 36
6 Santigold 35
7 Bob Dylan 32
7 Lee Scratch Perry 32
9 Frank Turner 31
10 First Aid Kit 28
11 Aesop Rock 25
11 Aphex Twin 25
13 Leftfield 24
14 Martha Wainwright 23
15 Hak Baker 22
15 Julian Bream 22
15 The Fall 22
18 Baxter Dury 21
18 The Stone Roses 21
20 Lead Belly 20
20 SPRINTS 20
20 Tim Reaper 20
23 The Smiths 19
24 Ali Farka Touré 18
24 Blur 18
24 The Charlatans 18
27 Loudon Wainwright III 17
27 Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds 17
27 Photek 17
27 Toumani Diabaté 17
27 Young Fathers 17
32 Chromatics 16
33 DJ Koze 15
33 Róisín Murphy 15
33 SNAYX 15
36 Bing & Ruth 14
36 John C. Williams 14
36 Pearson Sound 14
39 Dry Cleaning 13
39 Shaun Ryder 13
39 The Rolling Stones 13
42 Charlie Byrd 11
43 Chali 2na 10
43 Emily Barker 10
43 Jessie Ware 10
43 Savages 10
47 Roots Manuva 9
47 Traditional 9
49 Actress 8
49 Fernando Sor 8
49 We Are Scientists 8
52 Agustín Barrios Mangoré 7
52 Billy Nomates 7
52 Maya Jane Coles 7
52 Origin Unknown 7
52 Porridge Radio 7
52 The Band 7
52 Underworld 7
52 Vince Guaraldi Trio 7
60 Booker T. & the M.G.'s 6
60 Derek Gripper 6
60 Johann Sebastian Bach 6
60 Krafty Kuts 6
60 Sea Power 6
60 Source Direct 6
60 Stanley Brinks and The Wave Pictures 6
60 Tricky 6
68 Antonio Vivaldi 5
68 Carducci String Quartet 5
68 DJ Shadow 5
68 Elkka 5
68 Hannah Scott 5
68 Jamie xx 5
68 Joaquín Turina 5
68 Kirsty MacColl 5
68 Louis and the Shakes 5
68 The Chemical Brothers 5
68 The Reytons 5
79 Automatic Tasty 4
79 BODEGA 4
79 Barry Can't Swim 4
79 Beck 4
79 Bob Vylan 4
79 Creedence Clearwater Revival 4
79 DEADLETTER 4
79 Fat White Family 4
79 Fear Before The March Of Flames 4
79 Florence Shaw 4
79 Forest Swords 4
79 Frank Sinatra 4
79 JGrrey 4
79 Joey Beltram 4
79 Laura Bettinson 4
79 Massive Attack 4
79 Nilüfer Yanya 4
79 Patti Smith 4
79 Souls Of Mischief 4
79 The Prodigy 4
79 Yard Act 4
79 lau.ra 4