56% of US smart phone owners used their phone for listening to music.
Of the streaming services used by US music listeners, Pandora’s free service dominated, in use by 39% of respondents.
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Forty percent of tablet owners report they use it to listen to music, while 56 percent of smart phone users say they use it for music listening.
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While streaming is especially popular with younger consumers, downloading music through services like iTunes is still a prominent way to listen to music.
Trade publication Billboard recently updated its weekly Hot 100 song chart to include data from Spotify, Slacker, Rhapsody, Cricket/Muve, Rdio and MOG.
76% of respondents said that Spotify had “good” or “excellent” design with 81% reporting an overall favorable impression of the site, and three-quarters agreeing that navigation was good.
Music has always been social. One of the biggest joys of music is being able to share your joy but until recently, the ability to do so, has been limited.