There are a lot of music services around the world. Some cover a lot more countries than others. The big ones are:
Emusic - 27 countries
iTunes - 23
YouTube - 21
Vodafone - 17
7Digital - 16
Spotify - 12
Last.FM - 10
Amazon - 6
Deezer - 4
Pandora - 1
Rhapsody - 1
What's interesting here is that Pandora and Rhapsody still only cover the United States, while Amazon is still very limited as a distributor.
Some other things that came from the study are:
- 16.5% of all Internet users in the US purchase digital music.
- Globally, 17% of all users legally download music.
- More than 3 times as many people regularly visit streaming music sites rather than download sites.
- iTunes now has over 20 million tracks for sale, but Spotify has 15 million and Rdio has 12 million. Grooveshark can access 15 million as well.
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