Deezer may go public through SPAC merger with I2PO
Deezer famously abandoned its plans for an IPO in 2015, blaming "market conditions". Now it may be ready for another crack at going public.
April 14, 2022
Deezer adds in-app lyrics translation to its service
Real-time lyrics are increasingly standard across the major streaming services, but Deezer is hoping to steal a march on its rivals by also offering translated lyrics.
April 12, 2022
Rotana brings music back to Anghami after Deezer exclusive
Anghami has announced that Rotana is bringing its catalogue back to that streaming service, signifying an end to the Deezer exclusivity.
April 7, 2022
Deezer CEO on the evolving music biz: ‘There is a lot of fear’
Folgueira has been talking to Music Ally about his plans for the company, and his first impressions of the music industry.
February 25, 2022
How many users do Spotify, Apple Music and other streaming services have?
Sometimes the statistics around how many people are streaming music – and how many are paying for it – can lead to confusion and misinterpretation. Recently, for example, we've seen one story suggesting that Amazon...
February 3, 2022
WMG, Deezer, FUGA and Unison join Verifi Media Rights Data Alliance
The alliance plans to create "an orchestra of definitive data, with each player maintaining its own information while collaborating to create a symphony of media intelligence".
February 2, 2022
DSPs at Christmas: Deezer’s Christmas Flow; YouTube Music’s 2021 Recap
Deezer’s Christmas channel has released a “Christmas Flow Mood Wheel” and YouTube Music gets retrospective with 2021 Recap, a Youtube Music app-only experience.
December 7, 2021
Dua Lipa and Bad Bunny top Deezer’s listening charts for 2021
Expect a blizzard of charts in the coming weeks as the various streaming services reveal the artists, tracks and podcasts that were most popular with their listeners in 2021. Deezer is one of the earliest – sensible,...
November 25, 2021
German broadcaster RTL gets into music streaming with Deezer
RTL announced that in the first half of 2022, RTL+ will be "expanded to a cross-media entertainment service, comprising video, music, podcasts, audio books and e-magazines".
November 5, 2021
Deezer and FAC launch mentoring program for emerging artists
Streaming services are launching programs and partnerships with up-and-coming artists left, right and centre at the moment. Every DSP is keen to build relationships with artists as early as possible, in ways that don't alienate...
November 2, 2021
Deezer wants to help users of rival streaming services transfer
We’ve seen a few tools down the years designed to help people transfer their playlists between streaming services if they have decided to switch subscriptions.
October 28, 2021