Vevo to launch its iPhone app in June
Music videos portal Vevo will launch its iPhone app this summer, according to CEO Rio Caraeff. He revealed the news at the NARM conference yesterday, according to Hypebot, which quotes Caraeff as saying "iPhone app launching...
May 18, 2010
Vevo launches co-branded series with Colgate-Palmolive
Vevo's latest big-brand partner is Colgate-Palmolive, which is sponsoring a new series on the music video site called Charging Up The Music.
May 14, 2010
YouTube and Vevo team up for The National livestream
YouTube's ambitions in the live music webcasts space were shown with its U2 livestream last year, and now it's announced plans for another...
May 13, 2010
Vevo signs up more big brands
Vevo has announced a barrage of new brands who are advertising on its music videos portal. They include Bally Total Fitness, Comcast, Estee Lauder, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment....
March 18, 2010
EMI and TuneWiki agree lyrics licensing extension
EMI Music Publishing has expanded its licensing deal with TuneWiki to allow the company to use its lyrics outside its own website and mobile applications. The agreement heads off a possible lawsuit, according to Digital Music...
March 9, 2010
Vevo boss reveals latest stats and branding plans
Vevo CEO Rio Caraeff says CPMs are creeping up to $20 for some of the company's most lucrative advertising partnerships - compared to the $2 that he says was traditionally charged around online music videos. He also says...
March 5, 2010
Lady Gaga accounting for 25% of Vevo traffic, claims Interscope
It seems Vevo is benefitting from Gaga-mania, judging by comments from Interscope/Geffen's EVP of digital Ted Mico. At the Digital Music East conference this week, he claimed that Lady Gaga is accounting for a quarter of...
February 25, 2010
Vevo boss thinks WMG’s holdout is a mistake
Warner Music Group remains the only major label not to sign up for the Vevo music videos joint venture - something the latter's CEO Rio Caraeff thinks is a mistake.
February 22, 2010
Vevo launches branded Grammys channel
Online music portal Vevo has announced a deal with The Recording Academy and CBS to launch a dedicated channel for music awards The Grammys.
February 2, 2010
Universal Music Publishing Group launching Vevo channel for songwriters
Universal Music Publishing Group is launching its own channel on music video portal Vevo, called Behind The Hit Songs. Chairman and CEO David Renzer announced the news at MIDEM yesterday, saying it'll be a songwriters channel.
January 27, 2010
Vevo traffic overtook MySpace Music in December
New figures from comScore show that music videos portal Vevo has made an impressive start. In December, it attracted 35.4 million unique visitors, vaulting it ahead of MySpace Music's 33.1 million. And Vevo didn't launch...
January 14, 2010