Shazam is 20 years old today.
To date, more than 70 million people use it, and the number of months of users was 225 million people around the world. In honor of the holiday, the company received a special playlist in Apple Music, gathering from 20 tracks that are most searched for.
Some interesting facts:
• Drake is the most popular artist with 350 Shazams
• first shazamed track on iOS: “How Am I Different” by Aimee Mann
• first track to reach 1 million Shazams: “TiK ToK” by Ke$ha
• First artist to reach 100 million Shazams: David Guetta
Shazam launched on its first day on the App Store for iPhone and arrived on Android a few months later. Apple bought the service in 2018 and integrated it into iOS 8. [Apple]
Source: Iphones RU