Apple Music Has 50 Million Monthly Users. Music service Apple Music now has 50 million users, as declared by Apple director Tim Cook. In April there were still 48 million.
In April, CEO Eddy Cue said that the music service had 40 million paying subscribers and eight million free users.
Competitor Spotify has a total of 170 million active users. However, the higher number of them have a free account with advertisements between the numbers. Spotify has 75 million paying subscribers.
In the interview, Cook spoke for the first time about Apple’s plans in the field of video. “We are working on a plan that is in line with our brand,” he said. “We can not go into details yet, but it is certainly an area of interest for us.”
In August last year, it was proclaimed that Apple would release $ 1 billion for the development of television series and programs.