The Scottish star's signature ballad ‘Someone You Loved’ alone racked up 228 million streams.
The new track is the star's first new material since his much-heralded debut album 'Divinely Uninspired To A Hellish Extent' was released in May.
Scottish singer-songwriter Lewis Capaldi’s breakthrough ballad ‘Someone You Loved’ lands at No.1 on the Billboard Hot 100, making it the first British No.1 debut single in three years.
First released on 31 March 2017, the song quickly amassed close to 28 million plays on Spotify worldwide.
When first released in 2017, 'Bruises' amassed close to 28 million plays on Spotify worldwide, making Capaldi the fastest ever unsigned artist to reach 25 million plays on the platform.