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Global Music Streaming Market 2017-2021

Global Music Streaming Market 2017-2021

About Music Streaming

Music streaming refers to a service that enables users to stream and listen to music/songs using a device connected to the Internet. Two types of services are available to users: paid music streaming and free music streaming. Music streaming allows the service providers to purchase digital rights from music recording companies. Users can access tracks listed on the service provider's application and website, based on the subscription type they purchase. These subscribers can also download music and playlists directly to their devices for offline listening, which does not require an Internet connection.

Technavio’s analysts forecast the global music streaming market to grow at a CAGR of 14.05% during the period 2017-2021.

Covered in this report

The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global music streaming market for 2017-2021. To calculate the market size, the report considers the sales value as generated from free (advertising-based revenue) and subscription-based music streaming services.

The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:

  • Americas
  • APAC
  • EMEA
Technavio's report, Global Music Streaming Market 2017-2021, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors
  • Apple,
  • Deezer,
  • Google,
  • iHeartMedia,
  • Pandora Media,
  • Spotify
Other prominent vendors
  • Aspiro Group
  • Curb Records
  • Gaana.com (Gamma Gaana)
  • Guvera
  • Hungama MyPlay
  • Mixcloud
  • Myspace
  • Napster
  • RadioTime
  • Saavn
  • SoundCloud
Market driver
  • High growth in mobile ad spending market
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Market challenge
  • Intense competition and inconsistent user preferences
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Market trend
  • Rise of wearable technology
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Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2021 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


  • Executive summary
  • Scope of the report
  • Research Methodology
  • Introduction
    • Market outline
      • Table Share of global music streaming market in global music market 2016
      • Table Evolution of music industry
    • Types of music by service
    • Types of music fans
      • Table Global music market by types of music fans 2016 (% share)
  • Market landscape
    • Market overview
      • Table Overview of global music streaming market
    • Global music streaming market
      • Table Global music streaming market 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Five forces analysis
      • Table Five forces analysis
  • Market segmentation by streaming type
    • Global music streaming market by streaming type
      • Table Global music streaming market by streaming type 2016-2021 (% of revenue)
      • Table CAGR comparison: Global music streaming market by streaming type 2016-2021
    • Global free music streaming market
      • Table Global free music streaming market 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Global paid music streaming market
      • Table Global paid music streaming market 2016-2021 ($ billions)
  • Market segmentation by end-user
    • Global music streaming market by end-user
      • Table Global music streaming market by end-user 2016-2021 (% of revenue)
      • Table CAGR comparison: Global music streaming market by end-user 2016-2021
    • Global music streaming market by individual user
      • Table Global music streaming market by individual user 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Global music streaming market by commercial user
      • Table Global music streaming market by commercial user 2016-2021 ($ billions)
  • Buying criteria
    • Table Buying criteria of music streaming
  • Geographical segmentation
    • Global music streaming market by geography
      • Table Global music streaming market by geography 2016-2021 (% of revenue)
      • Table Revenue comparison: Global music streaming market by geography 2016-2021 ($ billions)
      • Table CAGR comparison: Global music streaming market by geography 2016-2021
    • Music streaming market in the Americas
      • Table Music streaming market in the Americas 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Music streaming market in EMEA
      • Table Music streaming market in EMEA 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Music streaming market in APAC
      • Table Music streaming market in APAC 2016-2021 ($ billions)
  • Key leading countries
    • Key leading countries in global music streaming market
      • Table Key leading countries in global music streaming market 2016 (market share)
    • US
      • Table Music streaming market in the US 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • UK
      • Table Music streaming market in the UK 2016-2021 ($ billions)
    • Germany
      • Table Music streaming market in Germany 2016-2021 ($ billions)
  • Decision framework
  • Drivers and challenges
    • Market drivers
      • Table Global mobile app download market 2016-2021 (billion downloads)
    • Market challenges
  • Market trends
    • Rise of wearable technology
    • Licensing agreements with new revenue streams
    • Advent of smart speakers
    • Globalization of marketplace
    • Popularity of cloud-based music streaming services
  • Vendor landscape
    • Competitive scenario
    • Key leading vendors
    • Other prominent vendors
      • Table Other prominent vendors
  • Appendix
    • List of abbreviations
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