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Pandora Announces December 2012 Audience Metrics

Monday, January 07, 2013

Pandora Announces December 2012 Audience Metrics08:35 EST Monday, January 07, 2013OAKLAND, Calif., Jan. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Pandora (NYSE: P), the leading internet radio service, announced today new metrics that were reached in the month of December 2012.Listener hours for Pandora during the month of December 2012 were 1.39 billion, an increase of 54% from 906 million during the same period last year. Share of total U.S. radio listening for Pandora in December 2012 was 7.19%, an increase from 4.71% at the same time last year. Active listeners were 67.1 million at the end of December 2012, an increase of 41% from 47.6 million during the same time period last year. Pandora is releasing key audience metrics on a monthly basis to provide the most current information regarding Pandora's users and usage across platforms. ABOUT PANDORA Pandora (NYSE: P) gives people music and comedy they love anytime, anywhere, through connected devices. Personalized stations launch instantly with the input of a single "seed" - a favorite artist, song or genre. The Music Genome Project®, a deeply detailed hand-built musical taxonomy, powers the personalization of Pandora® internet radio by using musicological "DNA" and constant listener feedback to craft personalized stations from a growing collection of hundreds of thousands of recordings. Tens of millions of people turn on Pandora every month to hear music they love. www.pandora.com(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110615/SF20192LOGO)  SOURCE PandoraFor further information: Mollie Starr, Pandora Communications and Public Relations, +1-510-842-6996, press@pandora.com, or Dominic Paschel, VP, Corporate Finance and Investor Relations, +1-510-842-6960, investor@pandora.com