(UPDATED) BandsInTown announced today that more than 15 million music fans have downloaded its app. The company also shared that 250,000 artists now use the platform to promote their live shows. 66,000 new artists including Usher, indie buzz band Mating Ritual, Childish Gambino, Jhené Aikoand DJ's like Amon Tobin joined in the last year alone.
"That’s just about the population of New York, Chicago combined—the three most populous cities in America," BandsInTown execs Fabrice Sergent, CEO and Julien Mitelberg, President and COO declared in a blog post.
66% of the Top 100 Songs of 2014 featured an artist that used Bandsintown Manager and 70% of DJ Magazine’s TOP 100 DJ’s use it, according to the company.