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Music streaming arrives in Singapore with launch of Deezer

Madura McCormack | Aug. 16, 2012
Deezer launch aims to meet increasing demand for digital music

Music streaming and downloading service Deezer launches in Singapore, announced the company of the same name on 15 August.

Deezer is a music subscription service with 23 million users and a huge song catalogue. The company began worldwide launches of its service (with the exception of Japan and U.S.) on 8 December 2011.

The subscription service is accessible on a plethora of devices including the iPhone, Android phones, tablets and wireless hi-fi speakers.

Deezer comes with an intuitive music management tool, editorial recommendations and easy sharing on Facebook and Twitter, according to the company.

Citing sources, the company said that with 42 percent of digital music sales being subscription services, Deezer will be able to flourish in Singapore's advanced digital market.

In Singapore, Deezer will be available as a standalone service.

Launches in Indonesia and Philippines are expected to be announced in coming weeks.


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