This week, The Weeknd’s smash single “Blinding Lights” spent its 27th week in the top five of the Hot 100, tying a record for most weeks spent in the top five in the chart’s 62-year history. The track previously spent four weeks at No. 1.

“Blinding Lights” already broke records on both the Radio Songs and Hot R&B Songs charts, where it has now spent 23 weeks and 26 weeks, respectively, in the No. 1 spot.

Explore the team of musicians, producers, engineers and more behind the track with recording credits provided by Jaxsta below.

Main Artist – The Weeknd

Composer Lyricist – Ahmad Balshe
Composer Lyricist – Jason Quenneville
Composer Lyricist – Max Martin
Composer Lyricist – Oscar Holter
Composer Lyricist – The Weeknd

Producer – Max Martin
Producer – Oscar Holter
Producer – The Weeknd

Production Team:
Programming – Max Martin
Programming – Oscar Holter
Programming – The Weeknd

Asst. Recording Engineer – Cory Bice
Asst. Recording Engineer – Jeremy Lertola
Asst. Recording Engineer – Sean Klein
Engineer – Michael Ilbert
Engineer – Sam Holland
Engineer – Shin Kamiyama
Mastering Engineer – Dave Kutch
Mastering Engineer – Kevin Peterson
Mix Engineer – John Hanes
Mixer – Serban Ghenea

Background Vocalist – The Weeknd
Bass – Max Martin
Bass – Oscar Holter
Bass – The Weeknd
Drums – Max Martin
Drums – Oscar Holter
Drums – The Weeknd
Guitar – Max Martin
Guitar – Oscar Holter
Guitar – The Weeknd
Keyboards – Max Martin
Keyboards- Oscar Holter
Keyboards – The Weeknd

Distributor – Universal Music Group
Label – Republic Records

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Explore the full “Blinding Lights” credits on Jaxsta here.


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