SoundCloud, launched in 2008 by Alexander Ljung and Eric Wahlforss, lets people discover and enjoy the largest selection of music from the world’s most diverse creator community. This is made possible by an open platform that directly connects creators and their fans across the globe. Sound creators can use the platform to instantly record, upload and share sounds across the internet, as well as receive detailed stats and feedback from the SoundCloud community. For more information, go to: (http://soundcloud.com/).
Funding Rounds (9) - $467.82MUpdate
|Date||Amount / Round||Valuation||Lead Investor||Investors|
|Aug, 2017||$169.5M / Series F||—||2|
|Mar, 2017||$70M / Debt Financing||—||—||3|
|Jun, 2016||$70M / Series E||—||Twitter Ventures||2|
|Jan, 2016||$35M / Debt Financing||—||Tennenbaum Capital Partners||1|
|Jan, 2014||$60M / Series D||$700M||6|
|Jan, 2012||$50M / Series C||—||Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers||3|
|Jan, 2011||$10M / Series B||—||2|
|Apr, 2009||€2.5M / Series A||—||Doughty Hanson Technology Ventures||1|
|Mar, 2009||undisclosed amount / Seed||—||—||1|
Current Team (35)Update
Board Members and Advisors (3)Update
|Aug 22, 2017||French Web - SoundCloud, N26, Apple…: les 5 actus à retenir de l’été 2017|
|Aug 22, 2017||Gizmodo - Sony Legalizes Remixes|
|Aug 21, 2017||redef.com - What Would a Healthy Music Streaming Business (e.g., Spotify, SoundCloud, Pandora) Look Like?|
|Aug 21, 2017||news.crunchbase.com - Without Majors, SoundCloud Had The Potential To Be A Better, Independent Music Space|
|Aug 18, 2017||Startup Smart - SoundCloud survives, but what does it mean for musicians?|
|Aug 18, 2017||Startup Smart - Leadership changes at SoundCloud … Galileo to target student entrepreneurs with $20 million plan … SEEK hunts for new startup investments|
|Aug 16, 2017||fortune.com - A Cash-Strapped SoundCloud Gets New Funds and Top Management|
|Aug 15, 2017||fortune.com - A Cash-Strapped SoundCloud Gets New Funds and Top Management|
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