Furthermore, The Wall Street Journal says Apple has confirmed that it now has 36 million paying Apple Music subscribers. The report, citing "people in the record business", explains that Apple Music is adding subscribers in the United States at a faster rate than Spotify... Though Spotify currently has 34 million more subscribers, the Journal claims that Apple Music is now growing at a significantly faster rate.
Still, Apple's US user base has been growing at a rate of 5 percent a month, while Spotify is growing at 2 percent. Considering Apple Music's relatively recent launch on June 30, 2015-four years after Spotify's 2011 USA debut-these numbers are impressive.
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Incidentally, word of Apple Music gaining ground on Spotify comes at an interesting time for the Swedish based company given that it's planning to go public later this year.
Although Apple music has been well received because of its For me section, which features intuitive and refined recommendations for the user, the service has been criticized by few as confusing to use and not very intuitive.
Music streaming service has been testing an app to rival 's streaming stations, TechCrunch reported on Tuesday. It also provides musicians with DRM protected content from labels and media companies and managed to be a pioneer in Digital Rights Management.
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Since launching in June of 2015, Apple Music has consistently trailed behind Spotify in terms of paid subscribers.
So Spotify may maintain a lot of value despite its possible fall down during summer.
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