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SoundCloud is an online audio distribution platform that enables its users to upload, record, promote, and share their originally-created sounds.

SoundCloud can be accessed anywhere using the official iPhone and Android apps, as well as hundreds of creation and sharing apps built on the SoundCloud platform.

SoundCloud was established in Berlin in August 2007 by Swedish sound designer Ljung and Swedish artist Wahlforss. It's web site was launched in late 2008.


SoundCloud has raised a total of $467.8M in 9 funding rounds as of Aug 11, 2017, when they company secured their last funding of a Series F round bagging $169.5M from Temasek Holdings & The Raine Group. SoundCloud has also acquired Instinctiv on May 2012.

SoundCloud in the News:
SoundCloud: A platform for artists big and small

Employee: Alexander Ljung
Title:CEO & Founder
Email address: alex@soundcloud.com
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/alexanderljung/
Employee: Eric Wahlforss
Title:Founder & Chief Product Officer
Email address: eric@soundcloud.com
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ericw/