Spotify to launch in 85 new markets, reach more than a billion listeners
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By Supantha Mukherjee and Kenneth Li STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Spotify said on Monday it would launch in 85 new markets in the next few days which will make the music streaming service available to more than a billion people around the world, sending its shares up 6% to a record high. The company, which started its service more than a decade ago, is currently available in 93 countries and has 345 million monthly active users. New markets include countries across Asia, Africa, Europe and Latin America. "Together these markets represent more than a billion people, with nearly half of them already using the internet, some of the places we're going like Bangladesh, Pakistan and Nigeria, have the fastest growing internet populations in the world," said Chief Premium Business Officer ...Read More on Datafloq
Feb. 22, 2021, 6 p.m.