Spotify are adding 2m users a month as they pass 60m subscribers

It’s been 5 months since Spotify reached the half a million mark for paid subscribers and they’ve already passed 60 million. Spotify have announced their latest milestone, surpassing 60 million subscribers paying for their Premium…

Spotify sees 40% rise in users in the past year with 140m active users

Spotify have revealed that they now have 140 million active users on their immensely successful music streaming service. It was only a year ago that Spotify reported their major milestone of 100 million active users….

Better late than never: Apple Music add sharing features as they hit 27 million subscribers

Apple Music have announced that they have added 7 million new subscribers since December last year, solid growth but not enough to compete with Spotify. Since launching roughly 2 years ago Apple Music has seen…

Google Play Music are giving new users 4 months of free, unlimited music

Google have prolonged their free trial for their Play Music streaming service, offering a whole extra month on top of the original three. Google’s new deal gives brand new users of Google Play Music the…

Apple Music have more listeners than Spotify despite 20m+ less subscribers

New analysis shows that despite Spotify’s 100 million+ users, Apple Music apparently have the upper hand with their 20-30 million subscribers. Spotify have been the leaders of music streaming for the past few years now,…

Spotify still dominate music streaming announcing 50m subscribers

Spotify have just revealed that they have 50 million subscribers, a massive 10 million jump in 6 months that puts the streaming serviceĀ far in the lead. Spotify have been comfortably leading the music streaming industry…

The global music industry just saw it’s biggest growth in 15 years

The recorded music industry around the world has seen a massive leap, aided by the new popularity of streaming services, with the biggest growth in over 15 years. A new report from Midia Research shows…

Apple say Apple Music has “well past 20 million” subscribers

After revealing that they ended the year with 20 million subscribers Apple are now proudly boasting that since then they’ve grown to “well past 20 million” subscribers. According to Apple’s senior vice president of internet…

Music streaming subscription prices are falling with $6.49 the average in 2015

The music streaming industry is booming and showing no signs of slowing soon, and as popularity rises apparently the prices are dropping. MIDiA have released a new report showing how the price of music streaming…