Apple Music “Free trial ended only for the early less than a month ago , but CEO Tim Cook even gave us an indication of the number of people who use the service enough to continue to pay for it.

Speaking at WSJD tournament, Cook said that the service is currently has 6.5 million paying customers on the other 8.5 million customers in the study.

With big plans to improve the service in the pipeline, these numbers mean that Apple Music currently has over 15 million active users, who is an increase of four million since the beginning of September .

There is a good chance that a large number of these 6.5 million paying customers just forgot to cancel their subscriptions Apple Music but the fact remains that a generous 3-month trial, of course, that in a large number of new subscribers.

Given how long Spotify took to get to its 20 million paying subscribers, Apple is definitely moving in the right direction.