Justin Bieber Lands Eight Guinness World Records

By Staff  |  08/30/2016

Justin Bieber Lands Eight Guinness World Records

Justin Bieber has set some new world records, landing himself in the Guinness World Records book.

According to Guinness, the pop star now holds eight world records, thanks to his success on Spotify and his chart domination.

The Guinness World Records 2017 Edition recognizes Bieber for landing the most streamed track on Spotify in one week ("What Do You Mean?," 30.7 million times), as well as the most streamed album on Spotify in one week (Purpose, 205 million times), the most simultaneous tracks on the Billboard Hot 100 (17) in December 2015 and for being the first act to fill three top slots simultaneously on the U.K. singles chart: ("Love Yourself" (No. 1), "Sorry" (No. 2) and "What Do You Mean?" (No. 3).

He was also featured for having the most simultaneous new entries on the Billboard Hot 100 chart (13), the most Twitter followers (82.2 million) and YouTube subscribers of any male (20.7 million) and the most viewed YouTube music channel (10.4 billion).