SoundCloud competitorsClear all

SoundCloud's top competitors include TIDAL, 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.
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
2001
Founding Date
2000
Founding Date
2006
Founding Date
2007
Type
Type
Private
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Private
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Public
Type
Private
Tags
Locations
Locations
Berlin, DE HQ
Cardiff, GB
London, GB
New York, US
Locations
New York, US HQ
Locations
Seattle, US HQ
São Paulo, BR
Paris, FR
München, 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
1,5522% increase
Employees
3101% increase
Employees
13831% increase
Employees
2,1689% decrease
Employees
4,4056% increase
Employees
8251% increase
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
700 m
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
46.5 b
Valuation ($)
1.2 b
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
2.3 m
Twitter followers
337 k
Twitter followers
4.8 k
Twitter followers
528.7 k
Twitter followers
4.3 m
Twitter followers
228.2 k
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
138
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
222
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
151
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
181
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
146
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
138.8
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
472.5
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
1 k
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
3.7 k
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
2 k
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
98.55%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
99.45%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Alexa Website Rank
Alexa Website Rank
125
Alexa Website Rank
10594
Alexa Website Rank
N/A
Alexa Website Rank
N/A
Alexa Website Rank
N/A
Alexa Website Rank
N/A
Employee Rating
Employee Rating
4.3
Employee Rating
3.4
Employee Rating
N/A
Employee Rating
3.5
Employee Rating
4.2
Employee Rating
4

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
€90.7m (FY, 2017)
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
$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
$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
($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
$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
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
$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
92 (Q2, 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)
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
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
Subscribers
Subscribers
N/A
Subscribers
1 m (May, 2018)
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
40 m (Q4, 2016)
Tracks
50 m (FY, 2019)
Tracks
5 m (Aug, 2018)

Funding

Latest funding round
Latest funding round
$ 75m (over 1 year ago)
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
$ 10m (about 6 years ago)
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
N/A
Latest funding round
$ 185m (almost 3 years ago)
Total funding raised
Total funding raised
$ 542.8m
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
New York, US

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

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Napster
HQ
Seattle, US
Employees
138↑ 31% increase

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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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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