Apple Music dethrones Spotify

aresayingthatintheUSAthesubscribercountsfor AppleMusic arehigherthan Spotifyandonlygrowing.Thiscomesafterarticlesearlierintheyearsayingitwasboundtohappensoon. OntopthatSpotify’scampaignfor Drake’s newalbum Scorpion washeavilycriticisedforbeingsoaggressivetothepointitmadebrowsingSpotifyuncomfortable.TorubsaltinthatwoundAppleMusicwouldposthigherstreamnumbersforthealbumby30million,despitetheaggressivecampaignfromSpotify. AppleMusicseemstobeseeingthemostsuccessintheRapgenre,whichisgoodforthembecauseaccordinga ,36.2percentallmusicstreamingisfrom“Hip-Hop/R&B.” WhiletheglobalsubscribercountishigherforSpotify,(includingthefreeservice)iftrendskeepgoingthewaytheyareitseemsonlyamattertimebeforeAppleMusictakesovercompletely! Via:]