Pandora competitorsClear all

Pandora's top competitors include SoundCloud, 8tracks Radio, iHeartMedia and Spotify.
Pandora
Pandora
Pandora is a music streaming and automated music recommendation service.
SoundCloud
SoundCloud
SoundCloud is an online audio distribution platform that enables its users to upload, record, promote, and share their originally-created sounds.
8tracks Radio
8tracks Radio
8tracks.com is a company operating an internet radio and social networking website.
iHeartMedia
iHeartMedia
iHeartMedia is a global media and entertainment company specializing in radio, digital, outdoor, mobile, social, live events and on-demand entertainment and information services for consumers, communities, partners, and advertisers.
Spotify
Spotify
Spotify is a provider of commercial music streaming service that offers restricted digital content from a range of record labels and artists.
Founding Date
Founding Date
2000
Founding Date
2007
Founding Date
2008
Founding Date
1972
Founding Date
2006
Type
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Private
Type
Private
Type
Public
Type
Public
Tags
Locations
Locations
Oakland, US HQ
Atlanta, US
Birmingham, US
Chicago, US
Dallas, US
New York, US
Santa Monica, US
Locations
Berlin, DE HQ
Cardiff, GB
London, GB
New York, US
Locations
San Francisco, US HQ
Locations
San Antonio, US HQ
Burbank, US
Chicago, US
New York, US
New York, US
San Antonio, US
Locations
Stockholm, SE HQ
Buenos Aires, AR
Sydney, AU
Antwerpen, BE
Brussels, BE
Rio De Janeiro, BR
São Paulo, BR
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Employees
Employees
N/A
Employees
1,2872% increase
Employees
147% decrease
Employees
18,3002% increase
Employees
4,4056% increase
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
700 m
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
420.5 m
Valuation ($)
34.9 b
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
530.3 k
Twitter followers
2.4 m
Twitter followers
53.6 k
Twitter followers
22.8 k
Twitter followers
3.6 m
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
271
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
156
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
26
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
1
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
637
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
140.4
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
45.2
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
17
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
2
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
345
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
98.52%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
96.15%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
76.92%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
90.42%
Alexa Website Rank
Alexa Website Rank
1044
Alexa Website Rank
90
Alexa Website Rank
18929
Alexa Website Rank
149233
Alexa Website Rank
88

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
$1.5b (FY, 2017)
Revenue (est.)
€90.7m (FY, 2017)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
$6.3b (FY, 2018)
Revenue (est.)
€6.8b (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
Cost of goods
$967.1m (FY, 2017)
Cost of goods
€66.6m (FY, 2017)
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
€5b (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
Gross profit
$499.7m (FY, 2017)
Gross profit
€24m (FY, 2017)
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
€1.7b (FY, 2019)
Net income
Net income
($518.4m) (FY, 2017)
Net income
(€63.8m) (FY, 2017)
Net income
N/A
Net income
($202.6m) (FY, 2018)
Net income
(€186m) (FY, 2019)

Operating

ARPU
ARPU
$5.4 (Q2, 2018)
ARPU
N/A
ARPU
N/A
ARPU
N/A
ARPU
€4.9 (Q2, 2018)
Cost per User
Cost per User
$3.6 (Q2, 2018)
Cost per User
N/A
Cost per User
N/A
Cost per User
N/A
Cost per User
€5 (Q1, 2018)
Monthly Sessions per User (US)
Monthly Sessions per User (US)
23 (Q1, 2017)
Monthly Sessions per User (US)
9 (Mar, 2017)
Monthly Sessions per User (US)
N/A
Monthly Sessions per User (US)
N/A
Monthly Sessions per User (US)
N/A
Monthly Unique Users
Monthly Unique Users
32.6 m (Q1, 2017)
Monthly Unique Users
25.7 m (Mar, 2017)
Monthly Unique Users
N/A
Monthly Unique Users
N/A
Monthly Unique Users
N/A
Tracks
Tracks
40 m (Q4, 2016)
Tracks
200 m (May, 2019)
Tracks
N/A
Tracks
N/A
Tracks
50 m (FY, 2019)

Funding

Latest funding round
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
$ 75m (3 months ago)
Latest funding round
$ 2m (over 3 years ago)
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
N/A
Total funding raised
Total funding raised
$ 750.4m
Total funding raised
$ 542.8m
Total funding raised
$ 7.7m
Total funding raised
$ 476.4m
Total funding raised
$ 2.6b
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SoundCloud
HQ
Berlin, DE
Employees
1,287↑ 2% increase

SoundCloud is an online audio distribution platform that enables its users to upload, record, promote, and share their originally-created sounds.

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8tracks Radio
HQ
San Francisco, US
Employees
14↓ 7% decrease

8tracks.com is a company operating an internet radio and social networking website.

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iHeartMedia
HQ
San Antonio, US
Employees
18,300↑ 2% increase

iHeartMedia is a global media and entertainment company specializing in radio, digital, outdoor, mobile, social, live events and on-demand entertainment and information services for consumers, communities, partners, and advertisers.

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Spotify
HQ
Stockholm, SE
Employees
4,405↑ 6% increase

Spotify is a provider of commercial music streaming service that offers restricted digital content from a range of record labels and artists.

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