Mobile at the heart of 7digital’s international expansion
7digital is making a push into several emerging markets, inking licensing deals for its digital music services in India, Brazil, Argentina, Colombia and South Africa.
February 25, 2013
We7 shutters foreign operations
We7 is no longer available outside the UK and Ireland as the company undergoes “a massive change to our website and streaming provision”.
August 17, 2012
Music Ally Report: Breaking Pandora’s box
Our lead examines the future for Pandora: with increasing costs as it grows, and more competition from music services offering rival personal radio as a feature, can Pandora prevail as a service in its own right?
June 21, 2012
Tesco acquires We7, hints at the future
The music streaming business found itself with an unlikely new player yesterday when supermarket giant Tesco announced that it had bought We7 for £10.8m.
June 15, 2012
we7 launches Free Music Radio iPhone app
UK streaming music service we7 has launched a new iPhone app this morning: we7 Free Music Radio.
May 2, 2012
we7 hires VP of marketing
British personal radio service we7 has hired its first marketing boss. Mark McCulloch is the company's new VP of marketing, joining from restaurant chain Yo! Sushi. He'll be overseeing marketing and PR activity across the...
November 2, 2011
we7 kicks off European expansion with Belgian launch
UK streaming music service we7 is making its long-planned leap across the English Channel with the launch of its service in Belgium. It goes live today with a catalogue of 7.5 million songs, and licensing deals with local...
June 29, 2011
we7 closes new round of funding for Euro expansion
Streaming music service we7 has announced an undisclosed amount of funding to fuel its expansion beyond the UK. The new cash comes from founder-investor Peter Gabriel, as well as Eden Ventures, Qualcomm and Pentech Ventures....
June 21, 2011
7digital boss hails ‘incredible’ BlackBerry PlayBook music purchasing
UK music firm 7digital makes the official music store app for Research In Motion's BlackBerry PlayBook, so how's it doing? Very well according to CEO Ben Drury. "We're seeing incredible results from BlackBerry and Playbook...
June 15, 2011
…And so do music services
We also talked to a couple of UK music startups about their response to the Hargreaves review. Nikhil Shah of MixCloud had strong views...
May 19, 2011
7digital relaunches its Android app
It's a big day for would-be iTunes killers. Spotify has launched its desktop-based download store, but its former partner 7digital has its own announcement. 7digital's Android app has been relaunched...
May 4, 2011