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iHeartRadio is the top competitor of Slacker. iHeartRadio was founded in 2008, and its headquarters is in San Antonio, Texas. iHeartRadio is in the Broadcasting field. iHeartRadio has 7,394 more employees than Slacker.

TuneIn is seen as one of Slacker's top competitors. TuneIn was founded in San Francisco, California} in 2001. TuneIn operates in the Broadcasting industry. Compared to Slacker, TuneIn generates $48.3M more revenue.

8tracks is Slacker's #3 rival. 8tracks's headquarters is in Lakewood, Colorado, and was founded in 2006. 8tracks is in the Movies & Entertainment industry. 8tracks generates 40% of Slacker's revenue.

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Slacker Funding History

Since Slacker was founded in 2006, it has participated in 6 rounds of funding. In total Slacker has raised $59.1M. Slacker's last funding round was on Mar 2017 for a total of $2.0M

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Debt
Mar 2017
$2M
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Debt
Jan 2011
$3M
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Debt
Jan 2010
$2M
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Equity
Jun 2009
$12.2M
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Series B
May 2007
$26.5M

Since Slacker was founded in 2006, it has participated in 6 rounds of funding. In total Slacker has raised $59.1M. Slacker's last funding round was on Mar 2017 for a total of $2.0M

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Slacker News

January 9, 2018hypebot

LiveXLive Completes Slacker Acquisition

LiveXLive Media, Inc. announced that they have closed its acquisition of Slacker Radio, the streaming... See more »
January 9, 2018Digital Media Wire

LiveXLive Completes Slacker Acquisition

LiveXLive Media, Inc. announced that they have closed its acquisition of Slacker Radio, the streaming... See more »
September 19, 2017NewsCenter io

LiveXLive Acquires Slacker Radio for $50 Million

The post LiveXLive Acquires Slacker Radio for $50 Million appeared first on NewsCenter.io.... See more »
September 14, 2017CNET

Slacker Radio gets acquired by LiveXLive Media - CNET

The streaming music service will merge into the live music network company.... See more »
September 14, 2017Music Business Worldwide

Slacker Radio sells for $50m months after laying off 25% of staff

LiveXMedia swoops for Pandora rival and vows to "leverage cutting-edge technologies to create fan-fir... See more »
April 18, 2017Complete Music Update

Slacker Radio downsizes workforce

US-based personalised radio firm Slacker last week laid off about a quarter of its workforce as part ... See more »
April 13, 2017Music Business Worldwide

Pandora rival Slacker Radio lays off 25% of its workforce

Duncan Orrell-Jones confirms downsizing amid search for profitabilityThe post Pandora rival Slacker R... See more »

Slacker Blogs

January 28, 2019Slacker Blog

Plot Twist: Jackson Maine and Ally Reunited In Vegas To Sing Together.

Source: CoS ARE THOSE REAL FEELS OR WHAT. Bradley Cooper made a surpise appearance at Lady Gaga's ENI... See more »
January 21, 2019Slacker Blog

Not Feelin' The Patriots OR The Rams? How About Rooting For The San Fernando Jackalopes

Source: Uproxx In anticipation of DirecTV's Super Saturday Night concert, The Foo Fighters teased the... See more »
January 18, 2019Slacker Blog

"Would My Friends Stay For 5 Hours?" And Other Thoughts From Chris Cornell's Tribute Show.

You can watch Chris Cornell's tribute show in it's entirety at the bottom of the page. To think this ... See more »
January 3, 2019Slacker Blog

The Only People Who Could Possibly Hate On Coachella's 2019 Lineup Are Bots.

Damn Coachella, you lookin' good. It's pretty much impossible to hate on this...even have Kpop girl b... See more »
December 30, 2018Slacker Blog

She Sang. She Danced. She Flew. She Rode A Robot. #GAGA

Lady Gaga's Enigma Residency at The MGM Resort's Park Theater is PEAK GAGA. To the surprise of no one... See more »
December 27, 2018Slacker Blog

Dear Adam Lambert, Your "Believe" Cover Should Be A Single.

Source: Stereogum It is this time every year The Kennedy Center Honors celebrates a group of artists ... See more »
December 26, 2018Slacker Blog

Dear Axl, "Max And Geraldine" Would Be A Great Song Title.

Source: Loudwire So you mean Axl Rose and Mickey Rourke aren't living as a married couple in Newfound... See more »

Slacker Press Releases

February 23, 2016Business Wire

Slacker Radio Adopts XAPP Interactive Audio To Connect Mobile Listeners To Content

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Slacker Radio and XAPPmedia announced that Slacker is leveraging XAPP's ... See more »
July 1, 2015BUSINESS WIRE

Slacker® Radio and ESPN Radio Team Up for His & Hers Music Station

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Slacker® Radio and ESPN today launched a radio station for renowned sport... See more »
April 7, 2015BUSINESS WIRE

Newly Redesigned Slacker® Radio App Now Available for Android Devices

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Slacker® Radio's completely redesigned app, with an enhanced interface an... See more »
November 20, 2014BUSINESS WIRE

Slacker Radio Expands to Toyota and Lexus with New Custom App

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Slacker Radio, the leader in personalized streaming radio services, today... See more »
November 14, 2014BUSINESS WIRE

Slacker Radio Expands Kid and Family Reach with Three Radio Disney Stations

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Slacker Radio is expanding its extensive selection of handcrafted radio s... See more »
October 9, 2014BUSINESS WIRE

Slacker® Radio Delivers More Customizable User Music Options on Verizon Wireless

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Beginning today, Slacker® Radio offers Verizon Wireless customers a one-s... See more »
July 25, 2014BUSINESS WIRE

Use the Amazon Fire Phone to Discover the Perfect Music for Any Moment with Slacker Radio

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--You just received a new Fire phone from Amazon - what's next? Sit back, r... See more »

Slacker Videos

January 4, 2019Slacker Youtube Channel

"New Music Report: January 4TH" on YOUTUBE

December 19, 2018Slacker Youtube Channel

"Chop Shop: Flipp Dinero" on YOUTUBE

December 14, 2018Slacker Youtube Channel

"New Music Report: December 14th" on YOUTUBE

November 9, 2018Slacker Youtube Channel

"Post Malone DNA" on YOUTUBE

November 2, 2018Slacker Youtube Channel

"New Music Report: November 2nd" on YOUTUBE

September 18, 2018Slacker Youtube Channel

"This or That: Rick Ross" on YOUTUBE

September 14, 2018Slacker Youtube Channel

"New Music Report: September 14th" on YOUTUBE

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Slacker Headquarters

16935 W Bernardo Drive Suite 270

San Diego, California92127

1-858-943-5000

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Slacker operates an internet radio network that allows users to create and share customized music stations. Slacker was founded in 2006. Slacker's headquarters is located in San Diego, California, USA 92127. It has raised 59.1M in 6 rounds. The latest...

Frequently Asked Questions about Slacker

  1. When was Slacker founded?

    Slacker was founded in 2006
  2. How much revenue does Slacker generate?

    Slacker generates $36.7M in revenue
  3. How much funding does Slacker have?

    Slacker has historically raised $59.1M in funding
  1. Where is Slacker's headquarters?

    Slacker's headquarters is in San Diego California, USA
  2. How many employees does Slacker have?

    Slacker has 397 employees
  3. Who are Slacker's competitors?

    Slacker's top competitors are iHeartRadio, TuneIn, 8tracks