(Reuters) - Music streaming service Spotify, which filed confidentially with U.S. regulators for an initial public offering on Wednesday, has 70 million subscribers, it said in a tweet on Thursday.
Spotify, valued at as much as $19 billion last year, is targeting a direct listing in the first half of 2018. (bit.ly/2Ar9PwY)
Apple in September told Billboard magazine it has 30 million subscribers to Apple music.
Reporting by Sonam Rai in Bengaluru; Editing by Maju Samuel