Apple Music hits 36 mln subs, set to overtake Spotify in US - report

Monday 5 February 2018 | 08:59 CET | News
Apple Music is poised to overtake music streaming leader Spotify in US paid subscribers, according to unnamed sources cited by The Wall Street Journal. Apple will surpass Spotify in the world's biggest music market this summer if its current monthly growth rate of 5 percent continues, said the sources, adding that Spotify is growing at a slower 2 percent rate. Although neither company publicly breaks out figures for the US or any other single market, Apple Music told the WSJ it now has 36 million paid global users, up from the 30 million it last reported in September, around half Spotify's

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Companies: Apple / Spotify
Countries: United States
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