Amazon Music subscriptions are up 104% year-on-year

The latest Q1 2020 streaming subscriber stats from Counterpoint Research confirm previous reports, with Spotify and Apple Music dominating the space, as well as increadible growth from Amazon. Last month’s Q1 market share stats from…

TikTok named a threat to YouTube as it makes 2020 it’s year

TikTok was already rocketing up app charts around the world and now with the world on lockdown it’s making more connections than ever. YouTube are the long-standing video giants and it’s long been thought that…

JioSaavn launches rewards for subscribers as it announced growth of 4x

JioSaavn are raking in the music streamers having quadrupled their paying subscribers since the start of 2019 and a brand new rewards system. JioSaavn is a hit in India where they claim to have become…

China’s video streaming platform Bilibili boast staggering numbers

Bilibili has been called China’s YouTube, with millions of content creators and users. Bilibili’s Q1 results show over 172 million monthly active users, a 70% year-on-year growth. Launching as a platform for a niche youth…

Tencent have gained 50% more paying users in the last year with 657m total users

Tencent’s latest report shows paying users are growing steadily converting more of their almost 700 million users than last year to pay for music. Chinese music streaming company Tencent Music are behind some of China’s…

How are Spotify doing during Coronavirus? They publish 2020 Q1 report

Spotify have released their Q1 earnings report for the year, revealing how they’re doing following their best year ever and during an unprecedented pandemic. Spotify have revealed that they’ve seen faster growth than ever before…

Russia’s Yandex Music seeing huge growth with over 3.3 million subscribers

The Russian streaming service has been building a steady user-base for years which is now growing rapidly. The last time we looked in on up-and-coming Russian streaming service Yandex Music was in early 2017. They…

TikTok sees growth as countries go into lockdown

The video sharing app see impressive user and revenue growth as more and more residents around the world are being ordered to stay home. In the US, week-on-week downloads are up 18%. With 2 million…

Independent artists forecast to earn $2 billion+ this year

As independent artists take back control over music from the big labels they’re on track to make record breaking revenues. Starting with DIY movements in the 70s and 80s, the necessity of major record labels…

Streaming service Akazoo have 5.5 million subscribers and 44 million users.

During a recent financial filing, Akazoo published impressive Q3 2019 numbers, showing significant subscriber, user and revenue growth. Akazoo is gaining popularity in emerging markets such as Eastern Europe and Latin America. Their premium user…