According to a account by the Financial Times, Apple Music has a attained 10 million paid subscribers as the service’s begin six months ago. While the Cupertino corporation has refused to remark on the report, the report appears further than sensible – Apple CEO Tim Cook exposed that the service had reached 6.5 million paid subscribers back in October, and Apple Music has since turn into obtainable on gadgets.
This objective is predominantly heartening for the service, as it took streaming competitor Spotify approximately six years to arrive at that number. Spotify presently has 20 million paid subscribers and an additional 75 million users that listen to the complimentary version of the service. Music business analyst Mark Mulligan told Financial Times that Apple Music has “the potential to be the leading music subscription service sometime in 2017.”