Spotify now testing official Apple Watch app

An official Spotify app for Apple Watch users has been long overdue, but it looks like we may be seeing one sooner than you think. Neither Spotify nor Apple have revealed anything publicly about the app launch or its features, but here’s what we know so far: According to beta testers of the Spotify iOS app, limited […]

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Deezer partners with Manchester Arena and The SSE Hydro in Glasgow

Deezer announces its latest venue partnership with not one but two of the UK’s biggest and busiest venues. The France based streaming platform will now act as the exclusive streaming partner at Manchester Arena and Glasgow’s SSE Hydro. Deezer is set to launch a selection of specially curated content from artists appearing at the arena […]

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Deezer Launches in Middle East & North Africa

First Spotify, now Deezer – the rival streaming service has beat Spotify to the punch and is now available in the Middle East and North Africa, ahead of Spotify’s planned launch in November. To make matters worse, Deezer has also secured an exclusive digital distribution deal with Rotana Group, the Middle East’s leading music company. […]

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DAX partners on new original scripted drama from Global

DAX, the digital audio arm of Global, announced that it is the exclusive distribution and monetization partner for an audio drama titled America 2.0. The serial political drama, an original podcast from Global, is co-created by J.S. Mayank and David Carlyle. It stars Hollywood talents Laurence Fishburne and Patrick J. Adams, and is directed by Mayank. […]

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Spotify’s next global move is coming

A flurry of news reports has suggested that Spotify plans to launch across the Middle East and North Africa in November, with a new regional headquarters based in Dubai. Spotify has not responded to requests for comments on the stories, but eagle-eyed reporters have noticed that Spotify has started to recruit for positions in Dubai, […]

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