We’ve written about Israeli startup Music Messenger before: it’s one of a growing number of messaging apps focused on people pinging music back and forth.
In April, it raised a $30m funding round at a claimed valuation of $100m, with investors including Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich, Abba’s Benny Andersson, David Guetta, Will.i.am, Aviici, and Nicki Minaj’s manager Gee Roberson. One of the more interesting music startups to emerge in recent times, and certainly one of the most well-funded.
Now it got more interesting. Music Messenger was created by an apps development company called Shellanoo, which has just launched another music app: Mr. Released for iPhone and for Android smartphones, it’s pitched as “the world’s easiest to use music radio app”.