George Michael Song Plays Explode After Death

12/26/2016 8:27 AM PST

George Michael Song Plays Explode After Death

EXCLUSIVE

George Michael's music has gone galactic since his death ... with streams of his solo music skyrocketing by 3,158%.

An official from Spotify tells TMZ, the top 5 songs fans have been streaming Monday are:

1.  "Last Christmas"

2.  "Careless Whisper"

3.  "Faith" 

4.  "Freedom! '90"

5.  "Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go"

Spotify compared Monday's numbers with the date from the same period Sunday, before Michael's death was revealed.