Who’s The Most-Listened-To Dead Rock Star On Spotify? When you’re a rock star, your music lives on long after you’re gone – but which dead rock star gets the most listens today? Turns out it’s David Bowie – who tops a new list of late rockers with the most Spotify listens. Bowie’s 15.5 million monthly listeners tops the likes of John Lennon, Prince, and Elvis Presley. However, Elvis is still The King on YouTube, with twice as many subscribers as Bowie. If you could bring back one dead rock star, who would it be?