Malaysia’s largest pay-TV operator Astro Malaysia Holdings Bhd has launched its own music and radio streaming app called Raku, hoping that it would be able to make a difference – to Malaysian listeners and artistes, at least.
Digi has announced the launch of the Digi Music Freedom pass, in partnership with domestic and international services.
Sriram Krishnan, who led Spotify’s expansion, growth and partnerships in Asia Pacific, has joined San Francisco-based startup Humin as vice-president of Global Markets, in charge of worldwide growth for the company.
Music streaming service Spotify has partnered with digital media representative Better Sdn Bhd to open the music service’s unique advertising platform to local brands.
Samsung Malaysia Electronics Sdn Bhd has announced a partnership with music streaming service provider Spotify as well as the availability of the new Samsung Video Hub, a portal providing consumers access to a wide selection of on-demand movies on its Smart TV.
Maxis and Spotify have announced a partnership in which prepaid and postpaid Maxis customers now have access to the Spotify Premium service, along with 150MB of Internet data to access Spotify’s catalogue of over 20 million tracks, for RM10 (US$3.18) per month.
The popular music-streaming freemium service Spotify is now available in Malaysia, Singapore and Hong Kong, having launched at noon today (April 16).