Gartner Research

Forecast Snapshot: Online Music, Worldwide, 2016 Update

Published: 18 November 2016

ID: G00315150

Analyst(s): Stephanie Baghdassarian


We estimate the annual global end-user spending on online music content will be more than $12 billion by 2020, more than 76% of which is represented by streaming services. Product managers in charge of content need to take into account this shift in the way consumers access entertainment.

Table Of Contents

Market Size and Compound Annual Growth Rate


  • Introduction
    • Online Music Market Definition and Market Size
    • Online Music Forecast Assumptions


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