The Sirius XM Radio Inc. (SIRI) app, which debuted on June 18, surpassed a million downloads in the Apple App Store’s Music category.
SIRI App for two weeks has quickly become the top free app in the Music category and was downloaded more one million times in the first two weeks.
The free app allows users with an Internet subscription to Sirius to listen to online channels via the popular device.
Reaching more than 1 million downloads so quickly is a strong testament to our world-class programming and SIRIUS XM's instant brand recognition, said Scott Greenstein, President and Chief Content Officer of SIRIUS XM Radio. Our goal is to give people access to the best audio entertainment wherever they go with what we think is the best music and audio entertainment application available on the App Store.
All channels for which the Sirius has mobile performance rights are available. Sirius XM has 120 online channels including MLB Home Plate, CNN, Martha Stewart, Opie & Anthony, Sirius NFL Radio and other programs.
The app also allow end-users to purchase a song directly from the iTunes Music Store, check what is playing on all 120 channels at any time.