On-Demand Audio, Video Streams Pass 1 Trillion This Year for First Time in US

Even in an era where streaming records are seemingly broken with regularity, there are still thresholds that are worth stopping to acknowledge. And last week served up one of them.

For the week ended Nov. 21, U.S. audio and video on-demand streams passed 1 trillion for the first time ever in a calendar year, tallying 1.002 trillion streams so far this year, according to Nielsen Music. At the same time last year, there were 765.2 billion audio and video on-demand streams in the U.S.

Check out Billboard’s Coverage HERE

Writer: Jeff Ponchick
Category: Announcements
Date: December 24, 2019