iHeartRadio Now Has 80 Million Registered Users - Radio Magazine

iHeartRadio Now Has 80 Million Registered Users

The number doesn’t account for the listeners who tune in without signing up
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NEW YORK�iHeartRadio, iHeartMedia�s all-in-one digital music and live streaming radio service, recently announced that it now has more than80 million registered users.The number of registered users doesn�t account for the listeners who tune in to iHeartRadio�s live radio stations without the need to register.

Pandora has 250 million registered users and 78 million monthly active users, according to an investor presentation in December. �That�s three times the size, and part of the reason why Pandora seems to receive more than 90 percent of media coverage around Internet radio,� according todigitalmusicnews.com.�

There are other lofty figures being thrown around, beyond registered users. For example, iHeartRadio�s app has been downloaded more than 850 million times, with 80 million social media followers. The service is also�available on more than 80 device platforms including in-home entertainment, mobile and automobiles.

�...iHeartRadio faces continued pressure to innovate and diversify its service, as mega-rivals like Apple, Google, Spotify and Pandora (are) tossing billions to woo music fans,� according to the same article.�

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