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Pandora Releases Top Breakup Songs


Valentine’s Day weekend may be reserved for love movies and love songs, but Pandora knows that love isn’t always rainbows and butterflies. For this reason, the music streamer recently published a list of the most popular breakup ballads on its platform. In particular, Pandora has broken down the breakup statistics of former music lovers to see which heartbreak anthem has produced the most listeners and “thumbs up” in the audience libraries.

So which track came out as the top breakup song? No wonder here, however Olivia Rodrigo’s breakout hit “Drivers License” took first place Place as the top separation lane. The heartbreaking ballad hit “Anyone Else” by Joshua Bassett, her rumored ex-boyfriend, who fans have speculated as “Drivers License”, with more thumbs up.

Follows “driver’s license” “Call Out My Name” by The Weeknd (analyzed with Ex Selena Gomez ‘”Souvenir”); “Forever and Always” by Taylor Swift (analyzed with Joe Jonas’ “Much Better”); “Sorry” from Beyonc√© (analyzed with husband Jay-Z’s “4:44”); “Two Ghosts” by Harry Styles (analyzed with Swift’s “Out of the Woods”); “Shout Out to My Ex” by Little Mix / Perrie Edwards (analyzed with Zayn Malik’s “Fool For You”); and “Sorry” by Justin Bieber (analyzed with Gomez’s “The heart wants what it wants”).

The remaining list of popular Pandora breakup songs is as follows:

Jessica Wang

Weekend editor

Jessica is the weekend editor at Apartment Therapy. Her work also appears in Bustle, Nylon, InStyle, and Cosmopolitan. She lives in California with her dog.



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