edge in music streaming

tech giants- with other revenue streams- have an edge over independent streaming services in the high-cost subscription music business
  1. apple music
    subscribers: 15m; price: $10/mo; potential reach: more than 1b apple devices in active use
  2. spotify
    subscribers: 30m; price: $10/mo; potential reach: 70m free users
  3. soundcloud
    subscribers: n/s; price: $10/mo; potential reach: 175m monthly unique users
  4. pandora
    subscribers: planned subscription svc; price: tbd; potential reach: 80m monthly free users
  5. youtube red
    subscribers: n/a; price: $10/mo; potential reach: more than 1b active monthly free users
  6. vevo
    subscribers: planned subscription svc; price: tbd; potential reach: 400m monthly free users
  7. google play music
    subscribers: n/a; price: $10/mo; potential reach: 1b google play active monthly users
  8. prime music
    subscribers: 54m; price: $99/yr; potential reach: 300m accts