Vevo heads to Brazil
Video platform Vevo launched in Brazil yesterday, promising 50,000 high-definition music videos.
August 15, 2012
Deezer opens shop in Asia, Vevo heads to Brazil
Deezer is launching in Singapore, Thailand and Malaysia, bringing its footprint to 91 markets.
August 15, 2012
Michel Telós breaks German digital download record
Artist Michel Telós has struck digital gold in Germany with his Ai Se Eu Te Pego! single. It's sold more than 600k downloads in that country alone, making the singer the first Brazilian artist to top the charts in Germany.
April 3, 2012
Brazilian agency ECAD relents on blogger charges
Brazilian collecting society ECAD has caused a storm of controversy after asking bloggers to pay royalties for YouTube music videos they had embedded in posts.
March 12, 2012
YouTube plus Pledge Music proves winning formula for Ana Free
Looking for success stories from artists building careers outside the traditional label system? Ana Free is the latest to add to the list. The singer/songwriter has built a fanbase on YouTube, with 82,000 subscribers and...
February 15, 2012
Sandbox Issue Fifty-Two: Google + Creating Closer Circles With Music
Lead: Google+ creating closer circles with music? Examining the potential relationship the music industry could benefit from having with the search giant’s social network.
January 26, 2012
iTunes goes live in Latin American countries
Earlier this month, Apple was tipped to launch its iTunes store across Latin America.
December 13, 2011
Rdio going global with Brazilian launch this week
North American streaming music service Rdio is already available in the US and Canada, but it has now announced its third market: Brazil. The service will launch there later this week, but with some changes.
November 2, 2011
iTunes opening up in Brazil as Apple snags more Beatles albums
Apple is set to launch its iTunes store for music and movies in Brazil, with prepaid vouchers the main method through which users will buy content. The launch will expand on the existing availability of the App Store in Brazil...
June 13, 2011
Nokia to reveal 10m Comes With Music downloads in Brazil
Nokia is on the verge of announcing that 10 million songs have been downloaded by Comes With Music users in Brazil, just seven months after it launched there.
December 15, 2009
PlayNow Plus goes live in Brazil
Sony Ericsson has launched its PlayNow Plus unlimited music service in Brazil, making the country the first in Latin America where the service has gone head to head with Nokia's Comes With Music.
December 11, 2009