Category Archives: Music Streaming

Apple Music launches new music playlist MENA

Apple Music is supporting local artists in MENA by introducing new music to its listeners. The aim is to introduce emerging talent who are from the region. The list of artists is long and includes Ahmed Al-Nasheet, who released his first soundtrack this month on Apple Music. Lebanese singer and songwriter Bea Kadri whose song [...]

Orange and Deezer announced exclusive partnership to bring music service in Egypt

Orange Egypt announced a new partnership with Deezer where customers will have the opportunity to sign up for Deezer Premium with unlimited access to music and podcasts as well as offering new users 1 month of Deezer Premium for free. Ahmed El-Abd, Chief Commercial Officer at Orange Egypt, said, We seek through this cooperation, which [...]

Audiomack and Trassion Holdings partnered to strengthen African music in West Africa

Audiomack has announced a new partnership with Trassion Holdings, the manufacturer of smartphone brands Tecno, Infinix and Itel. Audiomack, on the other hand, is available across 54 African countries and will provide music streaming across Trassion smartphones. According to the Head of Business Development and Partnerships, Audiomack Africa, Charlotte Bwana, We are truly excited at [...]

MTN Nigeria partnered with music streaming platform TIDAL

MTN Nigeria announced a new partnership with TIDAL, global music and entertainment streaming platform. The membership will allow MTN subscribers to receive free 30 day to access music, videos, concerts, interviews and other news regarding their favourite artists across the world. Chief Digital Officer, MTN Nigeria, Srinivas Rao, said, “MTN has always been supportive of [...]

Audiomack extends its reach in Africa

According to Billboard, free music streaming service Audiomack is extending its operations in Africa by opening a new office in Lagos, Nigeria. The service is already accessible in all 54 countries on the continent, and is the No. 1 free music app, the No. 6 free app overall, after Facebooks suite of apps and Snapchat [...]

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 [...]