Stingray Music Reaches Record Numbers of Canadian Listeners




The Stingray Music mobile app reaches 2.5 million downloads


Montreal, February 19, 2018 – According to the latest Canadian Listenership Study1 conducted by Maru/Matchbox, the Stingray Music service has significantly increased its weekly and monthly reach in the past quarter, peaking during the Holiday season.

Stingray Music’s reach results in unparalleled visibility for Canadian artists. Close to 15,000 Canadian artists and bands are broadcast on Stingray Music’s more than 200 channels available on TV, web, and mobile.

In January 2018:

Other Key Takeaways

The data collected confirms Stingray Music’s growing popularity and brand awareness across the country.



“We are delighted to witness the growing demand for our Stingray Music service, which demonstrates the relevance of our service, despite tectonic shifts in music consumption,” said Mathieu Péloquin, Senior Vice-President, Marketing and Communications of Stingray. “This latest study shows that Stingray is uniquely positioned to help Canadian entertainment content connect with subscribers and help our partners retain their subscribers, thanks to a service that is available on all platforms, including TV, mobile devices, the web, and connected cars,” We are especially pleased to witness the growing adoption of our flagship Stingray Music mobile app that keeps listeners tuned in for an average of 5 hours a week.”

About Stingray

Stingray (TSX: RAY.A; RAY.B) is the world-leading provider of multiplatform music and video services, and digital experiences for pay TV operators, commercial establishments, OTT providers, mobile operators, consumers, and more. Its services include audio television channels, premium television channels, 4K UHD television channels, karaoke products, digital signage, in-store music, and music apps. Stingray reaches 400 million subscribers (or users) in 156 countries and its mobile apps have been downloaded over 90 million times. Stingray is headquartered in Montreal and currently has close to 400 employees worldwide. For more information:


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For more information, please contact:

Mathieu Péloquin

Senior Vice-President, Marketing and Communications


1 514-664-1244, ext. 2362