Category Archives: Music Streaming

Deezer se expande en México con TV Azteca

Deezer y TV Azteca anunciaron un acuerdo para promover la expansión de la plataforma de música y audio en el país. La asociación entre ambas compañías busca acelerar el crecimiento de Deezer en México, ya que TV Azteca y las compañías del Grupo Salinas promoverán la plataforma a través de sus diferentes servicios. México es [...]

Deezer expands in Mexico with TV Azteca

Deezer and TV Azteca announced an agreement focused on the expansion of the music and audio platform in the country. The partnership between the two companies aims to accelerate Deezer’s growth in Mexico, as TV Azteca and Grupo Salinas companies will promote the platform through their different services. Mexico is one of the fastest growing [...]

Dataxis organiza panel virtual sobre el nuevo negocio del streaming de conciertos

Ejecutivos de las compañías líderes del negocio de conciertos musicales se reunirán en un panel virtual organizado por Dataxis, con la finalidad de debatir las nuevas oportunidades para las plataformas de streaming en América del Sur. El panel lleva por título El nuevo negocio de los conciertos y oportunidades de streaming en vivo, y tendrá [...]

Dataxis helds virtual panel on the new concerts business and live streaming opportunities

Executives from the leading companies in the music concert business will meet in a virtual panel organized by Dataxis, to discuss about new opportunities for streaming platforms in South America. The panel is titled The new concert business and live streaming opportunities, and will take place tomorrow at 1:00 PM (ART). It is possible to [...]

MultiChoice to offer JOOX VIP to its DStv subscribers in SA

MultiChoice will be offering JOOX VIP to all its DStv customers, allowing everyone to stream music and live appearances. Subscribers will be able to karaoke all their favorite tracks, all ad-free. Following the pay TV operator announcement that it will be including Netflix and Amazon in its new decoder package and is now adding JOOX [...]

YouTube rolls out its music and subscription-based video streaming platforms in Egypt

YouTube launched its music streaming service YouTube Music and its subscription-based video platform YouTube Premium in Egypt. The Head of Music Partnerships MENA of YouTube, Liliana Abu Dalo, said, Were proud that Egypts rich musical heritage has a home on YouTube and we are excited about bringing it closer to our users with YouTube Music. [...]

Spotify Premium Family is now available in UAE

Since its launch in the MENA region, Spotify has been exploring ways to introduce new content, features and plans to add value to users. With Premium Family, all family members get access to over 50 million tracks and over 1 million podcast titles through their own individual Spotify Premium account. The family-oriented music streaming package [...]

Playfre to stream its music service across Africa

Playfre has just announced its expansion across the whole African continent. Playfre was launched in May 2019 serving only 18 African countries. According to the CEO and co-founder, Chika Nwaogu We just crossed the milestone of 20,000 registered users and 10 million streams, so we felt it was time to expand our services to include [...]

SADAIC cobrará impuesto a transmisiones de recitales vía streaming en Argentina

La Sociedad Argentina de Autores y Compositores (SADAIC) anunció en su sitio web que comenzará a cobrar un impuesto por derechos de propiedad intelectual en ese país a las transmisiones de recitales y festivales de música, modalidad que se masificó frente a la pandemia del Coronavirus. El impuesto será equivalente al 12%  de los ingresos [...]

SADAIC to collect new tax on musical events streaming broadcasts in Argentina

The Argentine  Authors and Composers Company (SADAIC) announced on its website that it will start charging a tax for intellectual property rights in that country to broadcasts of gigs and music festivals, a modality that became widespread due to the Coronavirus pandemic. The tax will be equivalent to 12% of the total income to the [...]