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Twenty One Pilots Achieve Historic Milestone With ‘Stressed Out’

In a monumental achievement, Twenty One Pilots‘ iconic single Stressed Out has soared to new heights, amassing a staggering 2 billion streams on Spotify. This remarkable feat solidifies the song’s position as one of the most streamed tracks of all time, currently ranking as the 39th most streamed song on the platform.

Stressed Out, released as part of the duo’s highly acclaimed album Blurryface in 2015, has captured the hearts of millions worldwide with its compelling and relatable lyrics. The song resonates deeply with listeners, touching on themes of nostalgia, youth, and the struggles of growing up. Tyler Joseph‘s emotive vocals and Josh Dun‘s dynamic percussion have contributed to the song’s lasting impact and widespread appeal.

The journey to 2 billion streams on Spotify showcases the unwavering support of Twenty One Pilots‘ dedicated fanbase, known affectionately as the Skeleton Clique. Over the years, these passionate fans have championed the band’s music, spreading its influence far and wide.

The success of Stressed Out extends well beyond the digital realm. The music video, creatively directed by Mark C. Eshleman, commonly known as Reel Bear Media, has garnered millions, even billions, of views on YouTube, becoming a visual representation of the song’s essence. The video depicts the band members, Tyler Joseph and Josh Dun, grappling with the challenges of adulthood while navigating a nostalgic journey back to their childhood neighborhood.

Celebrate with us by listening to the track below!

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Eva van den Bosch Head Editor, Photographer
Eva van den Bosch combines concert photography with a prominent editorial role at Strife Mag.