OAKLAND, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 2, 2013--
Pandora (NYSE:P), the leading internet radio service, announced today
new metrics that were reached in the month of September 2013.
Listener hours for Pandora during the month of September 2013 were
1.36 billion, an increase of 18% from 1.15 billion during the same
period last year.
Share of total U.S. radio listening for Pandora in September 2013 was
7.77%, an increase from 6.53% at the same time last year.
Active listeners were 72.7 million at the end of September 2013, an
increase of 25% from 58.3 million during the same time period last
Pandora is releasing key audience metrics on a monthly basis to provide
the most current information regarding Pandora's users and usage across
Pandora (NYSE:P) gives people music and comedy they love anytime,
anywhere, through connected devices. Personalized stations launch
instantly with the input of a single "seed" - a favorite artist, song,
or genre. The Music Genome Project®, a deeply detailed
hand-built musical taxonomy, powers the personalization of Pandora®
internet radio by using musicological "DNA" and constant listener
feedback to craft personalized stations from a growing collection of
more than one million tracks. Tens of millions of people turn on Pandora
every month to hear music they love. www.pandora.com
Will Valentine, 510-842-6996
Communications and Public Relations
Pandora Corporate Finance and Investor