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Postby JeyBeMust » Thu Jan 04, 2018 9:53 pm

Spotify Twitter:

“Hello 70 million subscribers”

Officially, between Apple Music and Spotify the music industry have now 100M paid subscribers 8-)
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Postby Nippian93 » Thu Mar 15, 2018 11:32 pm

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Postby JeyBeMust » Mon Mar 26, 2018 10:27 pm

Spotify forecasts 92-96M paying users by year-end

Spotify has just published its financial outlook for the full year 2018, and says that it expects to have between 92M and 96M paid subscribers by the end of the year.

Despite the impressive-sounding number, that would represent a slowing of recent growth. Revenue grew by 39% in 2017, but the company expects this year’s growth to be in the 20-30% range.“

Source: https://9to5mac.com/2018/03/26/spotify- ... bers-2018/
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Postby SummerPeur » Sat Mar 31, 2018 1:23 am

Interesting....wondering if it's worth investing in TBH.
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Postby Nippian93 » Tue Apr 03, 2018 11:20 pm

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Postby JeyBeMust » Wed Apr 25, 2018 9:50 am

This is not just about Spotify but all the streaming platforms:

"The new criteria for French certifications of singles:
Gold - 15 million streams-equivalent (10M before)
Platinum - 30 million streams-equivalent (20M before)
Diamond - 50 million streams-equivalent (35M before)

As a reminder, 1 download = 150 streams-equivalent."

Source: http://www.snepmusique.com/actualites-d ... ur-commun/
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Postby JeyBeMust » Mon Apr 30, 2018 1:57 am

WW Spotify Record because of Post Malone’s new album

- 3 songs with +6M streams
- 5 songs with +5M streams
- 15 songs with +4M streams
- 24 songs with +3M streams
- 37 songs with +2M streams
- 100 songs with +1M streams :o :o
- 200 songs with +600k streams
- Post Malone has 18 songs inside the Top 30 :o
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Postby JeyBeMust » Wed May 02, 2018 1:51 am

@chartdata Streaming services and how they will impact the Billboard charts starting June 29.

Billboard Hot 100 (+Genre Charts)
Paid = full value
Ad supported = 2/3 value
Programmed = 1/2 value

Billboard 200
Paid = 1,250 streams is 1 album
Ad supported = 3,750 streams is 1 album

Source: https://twitter.com/chartdata/status/99 ... 42240?s=21
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Postby Goldmoney » Wed May 02, 2018 4:45 am

JeyBeMust wrote:WW Spotify Record because of Post Malone’s new album

- 3 songs with +6M streams
- 5 songs with +5M streams
- 15 songs with +4M streams
- 24 songs with +3M streams
- 37 songs with +2M streams
- 100 songs with +1M streams :o :o
- 200 songs with +600k streams
- Post Malone has 18 songs inside the Top 30 :o
It seems to me that the more a record gets broken, the less talented the artist gets. :-?
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Postby Rihab » Wed May 02, 2018 8:24 pm

JeyBeMust wrote:@chartdata Streaming services and how they will impact the Billboard charts starting June 29.

Billboard Hot 100 (+Genre Charts)
Paid = full value
Ad supported = 2/3 value
Programmed = 1/2 value

Billboard 200
Paid = 1,250 streams is 1 album
Ad supported = 3,750 streams is 1 album

Source: https://twitter.com/chartdata/status/99 ... 42240?s=21
This will mostly benefit Apple, right?

Does it mean that a Youtube music video stream is worth as much as a free Spotify stream now?
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Postby JeyBeMust » Wed May 02, 2018 11:28 pm

Rihab wrote:
JeyBeMust wrote:@chartdata Streaming services and how they will impact the Billboard charts starting June 29.

Billboard Hot 100 (+Genre Charts)
Paid = full value
Ad supported = 2/3 value
Programmed = 1/2 value

Billboard 200
Paid = 1,250 streams is 1 album
Ad supported = 3,750 streams is 1 album

Source: https://twitter.com/chartdata/status/99 ... 42240?s=21
This will mostly benefit Apple, right?

Does it mean that a Youtube music video stream is worth as much as a free Spotify stream now?
Every stream was the same until now. And yes, Apple and Tidal will be the ones who benefit the most and I don’t blame them. Tbh, this is how they should have done the “equivalent single/album units” formule since the beggining... :roll:
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Postby JeyBeMust » Wed May 02, 2018 11:30 pm

Definitely streaming is saving the industry and over the next years we’ll see a new “golden age”. Where are the haters now that the cash is flowing... Where U at? :lol: #greedyb****es

SPOTTED: SPOTIFY'S Q1 NUMBERS

“Spotify has released its Q1 results, its first financial report as a public company. Notably, the company announced a new milestone of 75m premium subscribers. Here are a few other key takeaways.

The company saw a 26% year-over-year increase in revenue to about €1.14 billion (about $1.36b), the lion's share of this from premium subscriptions (€1.037b), up 25%, with €102m in ad-supported revenue (up 38%). Operating loss was better than guidance.

The streamery claimed 170m monthly active users (MAUs) at quarter's end, a 30% year-over-year spike, with 75m premium subscribers (+45%), in line with guidance. MAUs for the ad-supported tier numbered 99m (+21%)...”

Source: http://m.hitsdailydouble.com/news&id=311654
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Postby SynthicMagic » Fri May 11, 2018 1:42 pm

A pre-registration question about Spotify: can you create public playlists, or only you can view them? I've not used the service and my dad doesn't know the answer to this -.-
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Postby Colbie » Fri May 11, 2018 2:07 pm

^ when you make one its a private playlist, but you can switch the settings to public if you want
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Postby SynthicMagic » Fri May 11, 2018 2:08 pm

Cool, thanks for letting me know ^^
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Postby SholasBoy » Thu Jun 14, 2018 10:59 am

Love their new advert

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Postby beredy » Thu Jun 14, 2018 12:57 pm

When did Spotify start doing video ads between songs? The other day i logged in for the first time in half a year to listen to a song that wasn't on Deezer and Youtube and before the song played there was a video ad :o
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Postby Goldmoney » Sun Jun 17, 2018 2:32 am

King said everything that needed to be said 8-)
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Postby Goldmoney » Mon Jun 18, 2018 11:57 pm

Welp, spoke too soon. :lol: :oops:
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Postby JeyBeMust » Thu Jun 21, 2018 10:40 pm

Hello streaming haters, this is for you :lol:

"SPOT STOCK ROCKETS TO TOP

Spotify stock (NYSE:SPOT) has hit a new peak, cresting to $181.53 (+2.68%) on volume of 2.4m shares after opening at $179.00. The stock previously closed at $176.40.

The success of the streamery's direct-listing foray into the market has spurred much chatter about future IPOs and big music gambits by bullish investors..."

Source: http://hitsdailydouble.com/news&id=312175
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