SoundCloud competitorsClear all

SoundCloud's top competitors include TIDAL, Bandcamp, Napster, Pandora, Spotify and Deezer.
SoundCloud
SoundCloud
SoundCloud is an online audio distribution platform that enables its users to upload, record, promote, and share their originally-created sounds.
TIDAL
TIDAL
TIDAL is a High Fidelity music streaming service with High Definition music videos and curated editorial.
Bandcamp
Bandcamp
Bandcamp is an online music store and a promotion platform for independent artists.
Napster
Napster
Music on your phone, web and everywhere in between!
Pandora
Pandora
Pandora is a music streaming and automated music recommendation service.
Spotify
Spotify
Spotify is a provider of commercial music streaming service that offers restricted digital content from a range of record labels and artists.
Deezer
Deezer
Deezer is a provider of music streaming services designed to offer personalized music tracks.
Founding Date
Founding Date
2007
Founding Date
2014
Founding Date
2007
Founding Date
2001
Founding Date
2000
Founding Date
2006
Founding Date
2007
Type
Type
Private
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Private
Type
Private
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Public
Type
Private
Tags
Locations
Locations
Berlin, DE HQ
Cardiff, GB
London, GB
New York, US
Locations
Malmö, SE HQ
New York, US
Locations
San Francisco, US HQ
Locations
Seattle, US HQ
São Paulo, BR
Frankfurt Am Main, DE
New York, US
San Francisco, US
Locations
Oakland, US HQ
Atlanta, US
Birmingham, US
Chicago, US
Dallas, US
New York, US
Santa Monica, 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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Locations
Paris, FR HQ
Itaim Bibi, BR
Berlin, DE
Ciudad De México, MX
Amsterdam, NL
Singapore, SG
Barcelona, ES
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Employees
Employees
1,2872% increase
Employees
N/A
Employees
1351% increase
Employees
1103% decrease
Employees
N/A
Employees
4,4056% increase
Employees
746
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
700 m
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
34.9 b
Valuation ($)
1.2 b
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
2.4 m
Twitter followers
376
Twitter followers
149.1 k
Twitter followers
5 k
Twitter followers
530 k
Twitter followers
3.6 m
Twitter followers
195.9 k
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
156
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
469
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
264
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
637
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
285
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
45.2
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
56.9
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
395.5
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
345
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
520.6
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
96.15%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
99.57%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
98.86%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
90.42%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
86.32%
Alexa Website Rank
Alexa Website Rank
90
Alexa Website Rank
9576
Alexa Website Rank
1197
Alexa Website Rank
33088
Alexa Website Rank
1044
Alexa Website Rank
88
Alexa Website Rank
1712
Employee Rating
Employee Rating
N/A
Employee Rating
2.7
Employee Rating
N/A
Employee Rating
N/A
Employee Rating
3.5
Employee Rating
3.7
Employee Rating
4.0

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
€90.7m (FY, 2017)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
$1.5b (FY, 2017)
Revenue (est.)
€6.8b (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
€141.9m (Y, 2014)
Cost of goods
Cost of goods
€66.6m (FY, 2017)
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
$967.1m (FY, 2017)
Cost of goods
€5b (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
€112.5m (Y, 2014)
Gross profit
Gross profit
€24m (FY, 2017)
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
$499.7m (FY, 2017)
Gross profit
€1.7b (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
€29.4m (Y, 2014)
Net income
Net income
(€63.8m) (FY, 2017)
Net income
($28m) (Y, 2015)
Net income
N/A
Net income
N/A
Net income
($518.4m) (FY, 2017)
Net income
(€186m) (FY, 2019)
Net income
(€27.2m) (Y, 2014)

Operating

ARPU
ARPU
N/A
ARPU
N/A
ARPU
N/A
ARPU
N/A
ARPU
$5.4 (Q2, 2018)
ARPU
€4.9 (Q2, 2018)
ARPU
N/A
Active Users
Active Users
N/A
Active Users
N/A
Active Users
N/A
Active Users
N/A
Active Users
71.4 m (Q2, 2018)
Active Users
N/A
Active Users
14 m (Aug, 2018)
Cost per User
Cost per User
N/A
Cost per User
N/A
Cost per User
N/A
Cost per User
N/A
Cost per User
$3.6 (Q2, 2018)
Cost per User
€5 (Q1, 2018)
Cost per User
N/A
Countries
Countries
N/A
Countries
52 (Y, 2016)
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
79 (Q1, 2020)
Countries
180 (Aug, 2018)
Monthly Sessions per User (US)
Monthly Sessions per User (US)
9 (Mar, 2017)
Monthly Sessions per User (US)
46 (Mar, 2017)
Monthly Sessions per User (US)
N/A
Monthly Sessions per User (US)
N/A
Monthly Sessions per User (US)
23 (Q1, 2017)
Monthly Sessions per User (US)
N/A
Monthly Sessions per User (US)
N/A
Monthly Unique Users
Monthly Unique Users
25.7 m (Mar, 2017)
Monthly Unique Users
N/A
Monthly Unique Users
N/A
Monthly Unique Users
N/A
Monthly Unique Users
32.6 m (Q1, 2017)
Monthly Unique Users
N/A
Monthly Unique Users
N/A
Monthly Viewers
Monthly Viewers
175 m (Nov, 2017)
Monthly Viewers
100 k (Feb, 2017)
Monthly Viewers
N/A
Monthly Viewers
N/A
Monthly Viewers
N/A
Monthly Viewers
N/A
Monthly Viewers
N/A
Subscribers
Subscribers
N/A
Subscribers
1 m (May, 2018)
Subscribers
N/A
Subscribers
N/A
Subscribers
N/A
Subscribers
N/A
Subscribers
6.9 m (Y, 2014)
Tracks
Tracks
200 m (May, 2019)
Tracks
N/A
Tracks
N/A
Tracks
N/A
Tracks
40 m (Q4, 2016)
Tracks
50 m (FY, 2019)
Tracks
5 m (Aug, 2018)

Funding

Latest funding round
Latest funding round
$ 75m (3 months ago)
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
$ 10m (about 5 years ago)
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
$ 185m (almost 2 years ago)
Total funding raised
Total funding raised
$ 542.8m
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 10m
Total funding raised
$ 750.4m
Total funding raised
$ 2.6b
Total funding raised
$ 531.8m
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TIDAL
HQ
Malmö, SE

TIDAL is a High Fidelity music streaming service with High Definition music videos and curated editorial.

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Bandcamp
HQ
San Francisco, US
Employees
135↑ 1% increase

Bandcamp is an online music store and a promotion platform for independent artists.

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Napster
HQ
Seattle, US
Employees
110↓ 3% decrease

Music on your phone, web and everywhere in between!

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Pandora
HQ
Oakland, US

Pandora is a music streaming and automated music recommendation service.

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