15 Tidal Statistics and Facts (2021) | By the Numbers

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Here are a few of the most interesting Tidal statistics I was able to dig up. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

Tidal Statistics and FactsTidal Facts

  • Tidal Website: tidal.com
  • Tidal Launch Year: 2014
  • Tidal Developer: Aspiro
  • Tidal Headquarters: Oslo, Norway
  • Tidal CEO: Andy Chen
  • What is Tidal:

TIDAL is a global, experiential, entertainment platform built for fans, directly from artists around the world. TIDAL members enjoy exclusively curated content that directly connect artists with their fans in multiple ways. The service offers high-fidelity, CD sound quality music, high resolution video, an opportunity to discover new artists via TIDAL Rising and unique experiences via TIDAL X. (source)

Tidal Competitors:

YouTube, Tencent Music, iHeartRadio, Pandora, Amazon Prime Music, Saavn, Apple Music, Spotify

Tidal Statistics

How many people use Tidal?

4.2 million subscribers

Last updated 5/17/16

Number of songs in the Tidal catalog:

70 million tracks

Last updated 2/27/21

Number of music videos on Tidal:

250,000 videos

Last updated 10/2/19

Number of home audio partners for Tidal:

37 partners

Last updated 2/5/15

Number of countries Tidal is active in:

53 countries

Last updated 10/27/18

Percentage ownership of Tidal that Sprint purchased in January 2017:


Estimated amount that Sprint invested in Tidal:

$200 million

Reported amount Jay Z paid for Tidal:

$56 million

Year Jay Z invested in Tidal:


Reported amount Tidal is valued at:

$600 million

Last updated 1/24/17

Which musicians own Tidal?

Alicia Keys, Arcade Fire’s Win Butler and Regine Chassagne, Beyoncé, Calvin Harris, Coldplay’s Chris Martin, Daft Punk, Damian Marley, deadmau5, Indochine, J. Cole, Jack White, Jason Aldean, Shawn “JAY Z” Carter, Kanye West, Lil Wayne, Madonna, Nicki Minaj, Rihanna, T.I. and Usher (source)

Last updated 8/20/17

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