Sony BMG Is Onboard With Nokia's 'Comes With Music'
April 22, 2008 at 6:00 AM (PT)
SONY BMG MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT has officially joined NOKIA's "Comes With Music" service. "As one of the leading major music companies in the world, our collaboration with SONY BMG means we can offer a huge range of fantastic music from both international and local artists via 'Comes With Music'," said EVO/Head Of NOKIA Entertainment And Communities TERO OJANPERA. "It's great to have them on board as we move forward with bringing our unlimited music bundle to the market."
"This initiative represents a critical new way of gaining access to music, through which fans will be able to explore SONY BMG's vast catalog of recordings for an entire year," commented SONY BMG MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT Pres./Global Digital Business & U.S. Sales THOMAS HESSE. "We think this business model will encourage users to sample a wide range of material, expand their musical tastes, and listen to more music than ever before. In the process, we think it will provide new opportunities to artists from every genre of music, and increase demand for music overall."