Thanks to his Grammy winning sophomore LP Beauty Behind The Madness, plus its trio of impacting singles, The Weekend nabbed two spots in this years Guinness World Records. According to the annual publication, Beauty Behind The Madness is officially the most streamed album on Spotify in one year, with an impressive 60 million unique listeners. Beauty Behind the Madness has sold 3 millions copies worldwide since it was released in April 2015.
In addition, Abel also earned a plaque for the most consecutive weeks in the Top 100 of Billboard’s Hot 100 by a solo male artist. Hit singles “Earned It,” “Can’t Feel My Face” and “The Hills,” peaked at #3, #1 and #1 on the chart, respectively between, between March 7, 2015 and January 9, 2016.