Hip Hop Billionaires: Pandora Expands ‘Billionaires’ Artist Milestone Program with Launch of New Stations

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - MAY 22: DJ Khaled poses on stage for Pandora x DJ Khaled: Father Of Asahd Sound Of Summer Kick-Off on May 22, 2019 in New York City. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for Pandora Media)

Pandora has been a staple in the music industry and constantly find ways to make themselves a household name. 

According to a press release, Pandora has announced the expansion of its ‘Billionaires’ artist milestone program with the launch of programming highlighting the top streamed acts on Pandora across key genres. Eight new stations have been launched to include artists who have hit one Billion streams on Pandora. Genres include Pop, Country, Hip Hop, Alternative, Dance, Classic Rock, R&B and Hard Rock. Since the programs original launch in 2018, Pandora has honored many artists over the three years. From Taylor Swift, Lil Wayne, and Mariah Carey, to Bad Bunny, Ed Sheeran, The Weeknd, and more, Pandora has honored hundreds of artists over the past three years.

The point of this expansion is to add “complementary stations so fans can also celebrate and enjoy the music from their favorite artists, in their favorite genres. Available now, each ‘Billionaire’ station is composed of top tracks from all of the artists who have one Billion or more streams in that genre.” Fans can tune into this playlist anytime to enjoy this favorite artists.

“Pandora’s Billionaires stations are cool to be a part of because they’re the biggest songs. So, to be the most streamed Country artist is huge to me,” said Jason Aldean, the top Country artist on Pandora with over 11 Billion streams to date.

Pandora listeners can find the new stations below in the ‘Billionaires’ module on For You on the Pandora App:

Country Billionaires: Featuring music from Jason Aldean, Chris Stapleton, Miranda Lambert, Florida Georgia Line, and more.

Pop Billionaires: Featuring music from Rihanna, Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande, J Balvin, Taylor Swift, and more.

Hip Hop Billionaires: Featuring music from Drake, DaBaby, Cardi B, Migos, DJ Khaled, and more.

Dance BillionairesFeaturing music from Calvin Harris, Dua Lipa, Marshmello, The Chainsmokers, Avicii, and Martin Garrix.

Alternative Billionaires: Featuring music from Coldplay, Billie Eilish, Imagine Dragons, Machine Gun Kelly, Lana Del Ray, and more.

Classic Rock BillionairesFeaturing music from The Beatles, Eagles, Queen, Pink Floyd, Fleetwood Mac, and more.

R&B BillionairesFeaturing music from Usher, H.E.R., Frank Ocean, The Weeknd, Trey Songz, and more.

Hard Rock Billionaires: Featuring music from Linkin Park, Five Finger Death Punch, Foo Fighters, Metallica, TOOL, and more.