Shazam provides an application for connecting artists and fans through music discovery. It enables people to discover, explore and share their favorite music and TV. Shazam can identify music, movies, advertising, and television shows, based on a short sample played and using the microphone on the device. 

Employee Rating

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TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanyApple
HQLondon, GB
Founded2000
Websiteshazam.com
Shazam was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in London, GB

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Key People/Management at Shazam

Rich Riley

Rich Riley

CEO
Todd Saypoff

Todd Saypoff

CFO
Greg Glenday

Greg Glenday

Chief Revenue Officer
Fabio Santini

Fabio Santini

Chief Product Officer
Andrew Fisher

Andrew Fisher

Executive Chairman
Antonious Porch

Antonious Porch

General Counsel
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Shazam Office Locations

Shazam has offices in London, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York and in 4 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
26-28 Hammersmith Grove
North Sydney, AU
100 Walker St
Berlin, DE
19 Münzstraße
Chicago, US
410 N Michigan Ave N730
Los Angeles, US
11601 Wilshire Blvd #2040
New York, US
52 Vanderbilt Ave 19th Floor
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Shazam Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

In total, Shazam had raised $143.5 m. Shazam is a subsidiary of Apple

Shazam Revenue

Shazam's revenue was reported to be £31.42 m in FY, 2018
GBPFY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

19.0k163.7k1.1m2.0m2.4m2.4m4.6m7.3m10.6m15.6m21.8m31.0m36.0m35.2m40.3m40.8m31.4m

Revenue growth, %

(2%)

Cost of goods sold

63.1k135.7k143.6k357.0k309.0k645.2k886.9k516.9k932.2k2.3m2.8m2.8m2.2m2.7m2.4m2.2m

Gross profit

100.6k941.0k1.9m2.0m2.1m4.0m6.4m10.1m14.7m19.5m28.3m33.2m32.9m37.5m38.4m29.2m
GBPFY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

2.6m1.6m45.0k616.6k1.1m7.7m5.0m3.2m3.1m7.2m18.7m12.8m23.2m11.1m27.6m27.8m22.0m7.0m

Accounts Receivable

22.3k29.1k122.9k611.4k490.0k802.6k1.1m2.9m1.7m1.8m2.9m4.7m5.1m6.7m7.7m7.4m2.6m

Inventories

Current Assets

2.7m2.5m217.5k1.7m4.8m8.5m6.2m5.1m6.3m9.7m21.8m17.6m32.1m20.8m39.1m46.0m37.9m174.4m
GBPFY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

(998.2k)(1.6m)(4.6m)(2.5m)1.4m4.3m(2.5m)(1.3m)(89.9k)(635.4k)(619.4k)(3.3m)(2.0m)(14.8m)(16.7m)(3.7m)(17.7m)

Cash From Operating Activities

263.1k3.3m1.3m(4.0m)(813.3k)(11.2m)(14.5m)(1.0m)(4.8m)

Cash From Financing Activities

434.03.1m12.3m11.0m12.2m5.0m31.3m55.8k149.8k

Net Change in Cash

(151.6k)4.1m11.5m(5.9m)10.4m(8.2m)16.4m(874.4k)(4.8m)
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Shazam Operating Metrics

FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013H1, 2014FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Users

100 m250 m375 m500 m

Active Users

300 m

Monthly Active Users

150 m100 m120 m

Daily Transactions

10 m15 m19 m20 m20 m20 m
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Shazam Online and Social Media Presence

Embed Graph

Shazam News and Updates

Magnus: Shazam for Art

Comments

Apple Music for Artists comes out of beta with an iOS app and Shazam data

Apple Music launched its data dashboard for musicians more than a year ago. Today, the company is taking that product — Apple Music for Artists — out of beta, and adding some new features in the process. For one thing, it’s no longer a web-only product, because Apple is releasing an iPhone app. On b…

Shazam for Android now recognizes music played through headphones

Shazam, the Apple-owned app that helps users identify songs playing around them, can now recognize songs you’re listening to through your headphones when using an Android phone or tablet. Acquired by Apple for $400 million last year, the company introduced a feature called ‘Pop-Up Shazam’ to its And…

Amazon is launching the Shazam for fashion, which finds clothes you want simply by analyzing a photo

Amazon unveiled a new feature in its app where customers can upload a photograph of a fashion look that they like and Amazon will find the closest match on its site. Asos, Wayfair, and Target have similar tools in place. Amazon is making strides to grow its apparel business. It has rolled out priv…

Shackleton Whisky Launches Shazam Augmented Reality Experience

NEW YORK, Jan. 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Shackleton Whisky, created to honor adventurer Sir Ernest Shackleton, is launching Shackleton Augmented Reality in partnership with Shazam. Shazam, which originally launched as a music identification app, has grown into a content distribution...
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Shazam Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Shazam founded?

    Shazam was founded in 2000.

  • Who are Shazam key executives?

    Shazam's key executives are Rich Riley, Todd Saypoff and Greg Glenday.

  • What is Shazam revenue?

    Latest Shazam annual revenue is £31.4 m.

  • Who are Shazam competitors?

    Competitors of Shazam include Gracenote, Newzik and We Are Voice.

  • Where is Shazam headquarters?

    Shazam headquarters is located at 26-28 Hammersmith Grove, London.

  • Where are Shazam offices?

    Shazam has offices in London, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York and in 4 other locations.

  • How many offices does Shazam have?

    Shazam has 8 offices.