Last.fm is an online music catalogue providing users with personalized recommendations based on their taste in music. It is a global online music service that tracks people’s music listening habits - across many devices and platforms, and via its world-class personalized music service - to help them discover and share new music through recommendations, exploration and the integration of social networking tools.

Type
Subsidiary
Parent Company
CBS
HQ
London, GB
Founded
2002
Website
last.fm
Last.fm was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in London, GB

Key People at Last.fm

Michael Breidenbruecker

Michael Breidenbruecker

Founder and CEO
Richard Jones

Richard Jones

Co-Founder
Simon Moran

Simon Moran

Managing Director
Sophie Poulter

Sophie Poulter

Legal Counsel
Matt Clark

Matt Clark

Marketing Manager

Last.fm Office Locations

Last.fm has an office in London
London, GB (HQ)
211 Old St

Last.fm Data and Metrics

Last.fm Summary

Founding Date

2002

Total Funding

$5 m

Investors

Last.fm is a subsidiary of CBS

Last.fm Financial Metrics

Last.fm's revenue was reported to be £2.9 m in FY, 2015 which is a 31% decrease from the previous period.
GBPFY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Revenue

6.4 m4.9 m4.2 m2.9 m

Revenue growth, %

(23%)(15%)(31%)

Cost of goods sold

5 m2.8 m1.2 m699.8 k

Gross profit

1.4 m2.1 m3 m2.2 m

Gross profit Margin, %

22%44%72%76%

Operating expense total

5.3 m4.3 m4.9 m3.9 m

Pre tax profit

(1.8 m)

Net Income

(1.8 m)
GBPFY, 2015

Cash

773.5 k

Accounts Receivable

122.2 k

Current Assets

1.2 m

PP&E

18.1 k

Total Assets

1.2 m

Accounts Payable

43.3 k

Current Liabilities

42.3 m

Total Liabilities

42.3 m

Retained Earnings

(1.8 m)

Total Equity

(41.1 m)

Financial Leverage

0 x

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Last.fm News and Updates

Last.fm leak shows that people still use dumb passwords

2016 has been a terrible year for information security. We’ve seen high-profile leaks from a number of big-name websites like DropBox and business social network LinkedIn. Now, last.fm has been hit, with 43 million user records having been splashed on the Internet. The dump was a veritable treasure …

Millions of stolen Last.fm passwords have been decrypted. These are the top 50

Remembering a strong password is difficult. That’s why people keep using passwords like “123456,” “password,” and more puzzlingly, “monkey.” Those are some of the most…

43 million Last.fm users' passwords were stolen, so stop using that one old password already

Last.fm was hacked in 2012 — and we're now learning just how serious it was. The music streaming site and social network disclosed several years ago that it had been reached, informing users in a statement that "we are currently investigating the leak of some Last.fm user pa…

43 million passwords hacked in Last.fm breach

 Crikey: 43,570,999 user accounts were breached in a hack of Last.fm that occurred in March of 2012, according to a report from LeakedSource. Three months after the breach, in June of 2012, Last.fm issued the following statement:  “We are currently investigating the leak of some Last.fm user passwor…

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