Tag: middle east
WMG hopes the next Despacito could come from the Middle East (interview)
Warner Music Group’s latest global expansion is Warner Music Middle East, a wholly-owned affiliate which will cover 17 markets across the Middle East and North Africa. Moe Hamzeh is the new division’s managing director,...
February 7, 2018
Anghami, the Spotify of the Middle East, has 33m listeners
It would be crass to call it “the biggest music-streaming service you’ve never heard of”, but Anghami is comfortably dominating in the Middle East – with no plans to expand outside of the region just yet – and pointing...
February 13, 2017
Anghami adds new video feature for its 24m users
Middle Eastern music-streaming service Anghami, which is headquartered in Beirut, now has 24 million listeners for its freemium offering.
July 25, 2016
Vevo aiming for Middle East launch by June
Vevo CEO Rio Caraeff says the music videos service is aiming to launch in the Middle East and North Africa by summer.
February 3, 2011