October marks the 10th anniversary of the launch of Spotify, and without a doubt music consumers have truly embraced the streaming platform:
- Spotify has 180 million monthly active listeners and is active in 65 countries.
- Users have access to 40 million songs & podcasts in Spotify’s library.
- 3 billion playlists have been created, including songs from over 2,000 available genres.
- Listening diversity on Spotify, or the number of artists users listen to, has increased at an average of 8% per year over the past 10 years. And in the past three years alone, listener diversity has increased by about 40%.
Even more fun facts can be found below, and be sure to listen to Spotify’s anniversary playlist featuring the 100 most streamed songs of the decade!