It's not entirely clear why Apple is beating Spotify in the United States - it could be mere brand loyalty - but it will be interesting to see how this corporate rivalry progresses in the coming months.
Spotify still leads outside of the U.S., tallying 75 million subscribers as part of its first earnings report in May.
Apple Music now has more than 45 million subscribers worldwide, with an additional 5-10 million free trial users.
Globally, however, Spotify is still in the lead with over 160 million subscribers. It's worth noting that Sirius XM Satellite Radio, which operates in North America exclusively, is now at the top spot with more than 33 million subscribers.
Technology giant Apple has narrowed Spotify's lead in the music streaming market. Though the iPhone X's sales haven't quite lived up to Apple's expectations, the company's success in other parts of their business is undeniable.
Apple recently demonstrated its edge over Spotify as musician Drake released his new album "Scorpion", which is expected to be the biggest album of the year.
And sure enough, the worldwide figures for Spotify and Apple Music show a spread that is more in line with what one would expect.
Twenty penalty kicks have now been awarded at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation , with 15 of them being converted. Going back to the story about my daughter yesterday, I need to know if I am a grandfather or not. "It's a red card".
Japan had acquired four, Senegal six, which elevated Japan to second place in Group H and eliminated Senegal from the tournament. Amazingly, this has been used as recently as 1990, when Ireland and the Netherlands tied for Group F.
The military, which has ruled the nuclear-armed country for nearly half of its history, denies involvement in civilian politics. Sharif was ousted from his third term as prime minister by the Supreme Court a year ago following a corruption investigation.
They face the unsafe Colombia and will meet the victor of Sweden against Switzerland in the last eight if they come through. The second match saw the Red Devils thrashing Tunisia 5-2 courtesy of a Romelu Lukaku and Eden Hazard brace.
"Sometimes, the end does not happen the way you dreamed it would, and is instead marked by the circumstances". He also noted that thanks to Chechresov the team has made the impossible making it to the playoffs.
The German was linked with a move to Manchester United four years ago but opted to move to Real Madrid instead. Now, according to a report in Marca , Chelsea have emerged at the head of the queue for his signatures.
That is because the acting administrator of the EPA is now Andrew Wheeler , formerly the agency's second-in-command. Murray, is an aggressive opponent of important air-pollution rules that the Obama EPA tried to impose and that Mr.
A 2018 Tesla Model 3 electric vehicle is shown in this photo illustration taken in Cardiff, California, U.S., June 1, 2018. But for years, the key question for Tesla was could it deliver consumers a more affordable EV for the masses .
I will say this: "It will go back to the states, and the states will then make a determination". "There are real stakes here". During the 2016 campaign, he predicted the law would be overturned during his presidency.
European Leaders 'Scared to Death' Trump Will Pull US Troops
President Donald Trump , seated at right, during the G7 Leaders Summit in La Malbaie, Quebec, Canada, on Saturday, June 9, 2018. The summint in Helsinki will be the first full-fledged meeting of the two leaders since Trump's taking office in January 2017.
Sweden v Switzerland - Preview and possible lineups
Forsberg has been Sweden's most promising player at this World Cup , but up to now has only shown glimpses of his true quality. The Swiss certainly weren't playing like a team ranked No. 6 in the world and with only one loss in their previous 25 games.
Bronte Law four off pace at KPMG Women's PGA Championship
She finished third at the Meijer LPGA two weeks ago and tied for ninth last week in the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship. Ryu was sporting in defeat, congratulating her opponent and insisting "one day I want to lift that trophy".
Paul George commits to re-sign with Oklahoma City Thunder
He has shown the ability to guard positions 1-5 and with an improved shot in the corner, can help the Thunder tremendously. According to Griffin, the four-time NBA MVP believes "a great deal" in New Orleans Pelicans big man DeMarcus Cousins .
Melania Trump's New Message Is Black and White
Trump plans to visit additional facilities sometime this week", Grisham said , though she did not specify a day for the trip. She nodded and said, "That's great", after being told that children remained at the Texas shelter from 42 to 45 days.