Sabaton is a top 10 Swedish artist on Spotify

Music streaming giants Spotify have released a number of “Top 10s” to celebrate 10 years since the service launched – and one of the lists features Sabaton.

The band has made it into the top 10 of Swedish artists streamed around the world, joining popular artists such as Avicii and the mighty ABBA – and is the only metal band to make the list.

Bass player Pär Sundström said: “Sweden is known by metal fans across the globe as a country that makes a lot of great metal music, so I’m happy that we’re able to be in there representing heavy metal!”

Here is the full list of the most played Swedish artists on Spotify globally, 2008 to 2018:

  1. Avicii
  2. Zara Larsson
  3. Alesso
  4. Tove Lo
  5. Axwell /\ Ingrosso
  6. ABBA
  7. Swedish House Mafia
  8. Mike Perry
  9. Icona Pop
  10. Sabaton