Billboard Canadian Year-End Hot 100 Artists of 2015

taylor swiftBillboard has published a year-end chart for the Top 25 artists of 2015 based on the chart performance of their Hot 100 singles in Canada. Taylor Swift finished in first place. The top Canadian artist of 2015 was The Weeknd at #3. He landed three songs on the year-end Top 100 plus a fourth in a collaboration with Ariana Grande. Justin Bieber sits at #8. With most of his hits entering at the end of the year, he still managed two plus his award-winning collaboration with Skrillex and Diplo. Shawn Mendes and Drake also made the cut at #10 and #17 respectively. This year four Canadians make the Top 25, last year only two, with five in both 2013 and 2012. Below is the list of Top 25 Hot 100 artists in Canada for the year 2015 with home-grown artists bolded in red.

1. Taylor Swift
2. Ed Sheeran
3. The Weeknd
4. Maroon 5
5. OMI
6. Mark Ronson
7. Meghan Trainor
8. Justin Bieber
9. Sam Smith
10. Shawn Mendes
11. Ellie Goulding
12. Fetty Wap
13. Hozier
14. Wiz Khalifa
15. Walk the Moon
16. Jason Derulo
17. Drake
18. Selena Gomez
19. Sia
20. Andy Grammer
21. Sam Hunt
22. Nick Jonas
23. Ariana Grande
24. One Direction
25. Tove Lo