Image by Stephen Lam Apple Music Edges Spotify for Paid U.S. Subscribers By Charles Ederer on April 23, 2019 Apple Music has, for the first time, passed world leader Spotify in terms of paid U.S. subscribers. The result is a new watermark in the… Want to keep reading? Sign in to your account. Or, subscribe.Share this:TwitterLinkedInFacebookEmail Related Charles Ederer Charles is Streaming Week's editor and publisher. A former Silicon Valley marketing executive, he writes about the intersection of business strategy and music-streaming innovation.