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Anghami launches subscription deal for Amazon Prime members

In many parts of the world, there's an obvious first port of call for Amazon Prime members looking to try music streaming: Amazon Music.
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Amazon Music Latin music listening has nearly doubled in 2021

The key stats: "Latin music listening on the platform grew 94% compared to last year, and in Latin America, Latin music consumption increased by 280%."
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Amazon Music tipped to follow Spotify into live audio

Amazon Music is already well along the podcasts road. Now reports suggest that it is set to take the next step into live content.
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Amazon Music teams up with Disney+ for subscription offer

Amazon Music has announced a new partnership this week: a deal with video streaming service Disney+.
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Amazon Music launches ‘Connected with Wayno’ show on Twitch

As sister companies, Amazon Music and Twitch have been exploring ways to work together for a while now, including livestreams within Amazon Music’s app, and the music service running its own channel on Twitch. It’s...
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Amazon Music gets more radio-like with new ‘DJ Mode’

One of the prevailing trends in the music streaming world is that DSPs want to replace traditional radio, and a big part of their strategy to do that is becoming more radio-like themselves. The latest example is Amazon Music,...
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Apple and Amazon ignite hi-res music streaming battle

The code leaks this weekend may have spoiled the surprise, but Apple Music is bringing higher quality music to its streaming service. But rather than charge extra for an 'HD' or 'HiFi' tier as rivals have done, Apple Music's...
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The Streets mash up some of their old tracks for Amazon Music

We miss the heyday of megamixes, when pop stars stuffed all their tracks into one single. We’re talking Technotronic, Inner City, Betty Boo, Girls Aloud… The Streets haven’t gone quite that far and brought...
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Amazon Music and TikTok on board for 2021 Brit Awards

This year’s Brit Awards will be taking place on 11 May, a little later in the year than usual due to Covid-19. With the nominations due to be announced tomorrow (31 March) the organisers have confirmed their key digital...
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Sandbox Issue 272: DSP’s Emerging Talent Programmes – how do you get on one, what happens if you do, and is there a catch?

Lead: Each DSP has a programme dedicated to supporting new artists: weaponising the platform by endorsing them to a large audience, and hopefully accelerating their careers. Places on these programmes are, of course, keenly...
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Amazon Music adds merchandise features to its mobile app

Amazon Music’s app is steadily adding more features beyond basic audio streaming. Having integrated livestreams last year, now the app is getting merchandise features. As of this week, artists who are taking part will...
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Spotify, Apple and Amazon at the UK streaming economics inquiry

Reporting on a two-and-a-half hour parliamentary inquiry session the day after liveblogging a two-hour Spotify event plus associated interviews? That's living alright! It's a busy week for anyone involved with the music...