WorldSpace, MSN Offer Indian Music Package Online
August 14, 2007 at 5:53 AM (PT)
WORLDSPACE SATELLITE RADIO is now offering a pilot service of five Indian music channels to listeners in INDIA and worldwide online through MSN INDIA. The $9.99 package, available around the world, includes streaming channels with Hindi film classic music, Kannada, Telugu, Hindustani classical, and Carnatic music.
"We are pleased to partner with MSN INDIA to provide Indians around the world with access to programming representing the various music genres of their country," said WORLDSPACE VP, Global Programming BILLY SABATINI. "There is such a large Indian population living in places like the US, the UK and the Middle East, we believe this provides them with a unique voice from home."
"WORLDSPACE has been instrumental in popularizing satellite based digital radio in INDIA," said MICROSOFT INDIA Country Manager, Online Service Group JASPREET BINDRA. "This association is part of our commitment to our users in bringing the best of entertainment online. Users now can listen to their favorite music online. Together with WORLDSPACE, we shall continue to provide the best of music to all users."