Shazam is one of the world’s most popular mobile apps that magically connects people to the world around them.  Shazam pioneered audio recognition technology that helps people identify and connect with artists, TV shows, ads, cinema, radio, and retail environments. It is the best way to discover, explore and share the music and TV you love. Shazam connects more than 1 billion people. Music fans can explore, buy, and share their favorite artists, lyrics, and videos. TV fans explore shows, ads, and special offers. Shazam brings all those fans together. 
Shazam brings together people and entertainment, generating more than ten million tags every day. Plus, through leading social network sites like Facebook, Google+ and Twitter, it’s easy to share your Shazam discoveries with friends.

Company Growth (employees)
London, GB
Size (employees)
354 (est)+2%
Shazam was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in London, GB

Key People at Shazam

Rich Riley

Rich Riley

Chief Executive Officer
Todd Saypoff

Todd Saypoff

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
Avery Wang

Avery Wang

Founder & Chief Scientist

Shazam Office Locations

Shazam has offices in London, New York, Redwood City, Los Angeles and in 3 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
26-28 Hammersmith Grove
North Sydney, AU
100 Walker St
Chicago, US
410 North Michigan Avenue
San Diego, US
16955 Via Del Campo
Los Angeles, US
1990 South Bundy Drive
Redwood City, US
2114 Broadway Street
New York, US
52 Vanderbilt, 19th Floor

Shazam Metrics

Summary Metrics

Shazam's latest funding round in February 2015 was reported to be $30 m. In total, Shazam has raised $143.5 m

Shazam Financial Metrics

Revenue (2015)

£35.2 m

Revenue growth (2014-15), %


Gross profit

£32.9 m

Gross profit margin (2015), %

Shazam's revenue was reported to be £35.2 m in FY, 2015 which is a 2.3% decrease from the previous period.
FY, 2014FY, 2015


£36 m£35.2 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

£2.8 m£2.2 m

Gross profit

£33.2 m£32.9 m

Gross profit Margin, %


Operating expense total

£47 m£49.6 m

Shazam Operating Metrics

Mar, 2017

Monthly Unique Users

10.6 m

Monthly Sessions per User


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