...Strengthening our networks...
Having already amassed 50m users in Asia, Joox arrived in South Africa earlier this year and has very quickly warmed its way to the phones and ears of the nation. We are thrilled to add our catalogue to the platform.
Deedo is a brand new streaming service dedicated to pan-African music, which launched earlier in October. The service is currently available in Francophone Africa and France, with more territories to be launched shortly.
We've signed with Spanish technology platform BMAT, allowing us to monitor radio airplay for our clients' releases across a huge number of African stations - giving us critical data for scoping exposure and planning tours.
musical.ly is a social media platform for creating and sharing short videos. Through our deal, we're now monetising audio used in clips uploaded by users.
...growing the family...
South Africans found a new vibe of hip-hop to love this year in J Molley.
The young, hungry and super talented fresh kid on the block took the SA music scene head-on with the release of his debut album; “Dreams Money Can Buy”, the project dropped on all platforms – in the first 24hrs earning a top 3 spot on the Itunes chart for HipHop and RnB, charting at#11 for all genres, on SoundCloud the project earned more then 30,000 listens in the first 24hrs.
J Molley was recently nominated in 2 categories for this year's SA hip hop awards.
Yanga Chief brings a creative trap like juice to SA hip-hop.
Signed to Beam Group, we are thrilled to be working with the 'chief' in the pursuit of his visions.
For this year's fifth edition, we are proud to be the official distribution partner of Coke Studio Africa.
This season has produced some incredible collabs from the continent's foremost names, from Nasty C andRuntown, Yemi Alade and Youssoupha,AKA and Olamide, Patoranking andAlikiba - to name but a few. Check out our complete playlist here.