Epidemic Sound

Epidemic Sound is a music company producing music for online creators. Their library includes over 30 000 royalty free tracks.

Epidemic Sound is a new generation music-tech company, offering high-quality music, primarily targeting video content production clients, in-store music and streaming platforms. 

Epidemic Sound was founded in 2009. The company is based in Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden and havs offices in New York, LA, Hamburg, Amsterdam and Madrid.

Epidemic Sound’s business model has been tailormade since inception in 2009 to simplify music licensing. Primarily through a subscription-based model, customers are given access to the company’s extensive music library for usage in content production, with all rights included on all platforms, in any country, for unlimited time, and with no reporting needs.

Epidemic Sound is strategically positioned in the global music industry given its differentiated business model and is well-positioned to benefit from strong secular trends including hypergrowth in online video content production and consumption, shift to music streaming services from other forms of listening, and increasing trend of using situational music in stores to enhance customer experience and brand affiliation.


Epidemic Sound is a venture backed by EQT, Kichi Invest, Creandum, DS Asset Management, & SEB (Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken) among others. The company raised $20M in it's latest "Venture Round" funding on Jul 1, 2019. This brings Epidemic's total funding to $58.9M to-date.



  • Year founded: 2009
  • Funding Info: $58.9M in 4 Funding Rounds (Last Funding Type: Venture- Series Unknown)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 201-500
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Stockholms Lan
  • State: Stockholm
  • Country: Sweden
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