Spotify launches music streamingservice in Italy, Poland and Portugal, thus increasing its presence to 20 countries.
Spotify now has over 20 million subscribers, although payment is only five million, the rest hear the music in exchange for advertising inserts.Spotify Unlimited supply of the computer provides access to 20 million songs without advertising. For premium service, ensures music on the mobile device wherever you are, but with internet connection.
Since its launch in Sweden in 2008, Spotify has provided over $ 500 million to owners of intellectual property, and estimates suggest that supply another $ 500 million in 2013. According to the company, is the second largest source of digital music revenue for labels in Europe. Despite the success of subscribers, Spotify still losing money annually.