Rdio Launches In 24 New International Markets
January 22, 2015 at 5:28 AM (PT)
RDIO continues its expansion, with the addition of 24 new countries and territories. As part of its expansion across THE CARIBBEAN, CENTRAL AMERICA and ASIA PACIFIC, RDIO is exclusively partnering with mobile phone network provider DIGICEL in each of the 24 new markets and an additional seven regions.
“Launching RDIO in each of these markets is a huge milestone for the company,” said RDIO CEO ANTHONY BAY. “We are excited to bring the vibrant music of these regions onto Rdio for the world to hear while also providing users in each new market access to international artists. Digicel will be instrumental in shaping the streaming experience locally and we look forward to a continued fruitful partnership with them.”
“We are delighted to be bringing the gift of music to our 14 million customers across the globe,” said DIGICEL GROUP CEO COLM DELVES. “This unique partnership delivers the widest range of music -- from local artists to international superstars – all through the app on their own smartphone.”
This latest expansion into new markets across CENTRAL AMERICA, THE CARIBBEAN and ASIA PACIFIC follows RDIO’s recent launch in INDIA.