iHeartRadio Surpasses 50 Million Registered Users
June 17, 2014 at 7:07 AM (PT)
iHEARTRADIO is celebrating a milestone, as the service has surpassed 50 million registered users. This figure does not account for the millions of users who listen to the service's live radio functionality without registering, indicating that the app's total reach is even greater.
"Less than three years ago CLEAR CHANNEL launched the new iHEARTRADIO with the goal of reinventing the digital radio experience and reimagining the boundaries of broadcast radio," said CLEAR CHANNEL Chairman/CEO BOB PITTMAN. "CLEAR CHANNEL's passionate industry leading radio programmers combined with innovative technology-driven enhancements have shaped a truly unmatched all-in-one streaming service that has allowed iHEARTRADIO to achieve widespread adoption in record time."
iHEARTRADIO released figures that show in just three years, it reached nearly 70% consumer brand awareness and has become a leading brand among digital streaming services. The app has more than 345 million downloads and has amassed 15.4 billion social impressions across its signature events. These events include the iHEARTRADIO MUSIC FESTIVAL, ULTIMATE POOL PARTY and iHEARTRADIO MUSIC AWARDS.