Chris Barton Shazam Founder

Shazam founder Chris Barton.

Chris Barton was a pioneer. The idea of Shazam was way ahead of its time. In an interview when asked what he would have done differently in retrospect, he replied: “In an ideal world, Shazam would have started about five years later. So we would have missed the more difficult times – while we waited that cell phones catch up with our vision. “