Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Loan And Finance

TuneCore strikes partnership with ByteDance-owned video platform Douyin

Believe-owned DIY digital music distributor TuneCore has struck a partnership with China-based social video platform, Douyin.

Douyin is a sister app of TikTok for the Chinese market. Both apps are owned by Beijing-based tech giant ByteDance.

Douyin claims to have an audience of over 600 million active daily users.

The app allows users to record 15-second videos while offering discovery features like the ‘For You’ feed, as well as in-app shopping and livestreaming.

In the Chinese market Douyin claims to be the No.1 in short-video app in terms of monthly active users, and ranks No.2 in all social networking sites, behind WeChat.

Today’s news follows TuneCore’s partnership with TikTok rival, YouTube Shorts, in May 2021, which saw TuneCore provide music for the short-form video platform.

In November 2021, TuneCore introduced ‘Social Platforms’, a service for artists to distribute their music directly into the music libraries of social media platforms including TikTok, YouTube, Facebook, Instagram and Reels.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

At the time, TuneCore described its service as “a first of its kind,” whereby artists can distribute their music to social media networks “as a pre-step” to releasing music to streaming and download platforms.

TikTok launched a music distribution platform yesterday (Mar 9).

“By adding Douyin to our suite of digital store and streaming partners, TuneCore continues to offer more ways for independent artists to find fans from around the world.”

Andreea Gleeson, Tunecore

Andreea Gleeson, Chief Executive Officer, TuneCore, said: “By adding Douyin to our suite of digital store and streaming partners, TuneCore continues to offer more ways for independent artists to find fans from around the world.

“The extremely popular Chinese app allows artists to utilize premium marketing and promotional tools, while taking advantage of Douyin’s proven viral discovery mechanism to expand their reach.”Music Business Worldwide

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Latest

Top Stories

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried and Alameda Ventures made recent headlines for bailing out a handful of CeFi crypto platforms this week, but what exactly...

Top Stories

Although Bitcoin is struggling to form a bottom, altcoins are on a roll and the current price action could benefit UNI, XLM, THETA and...

Top Stories

Ethereum’s native token Ether (ETH) has declined by more than 35% against Bitcoin (BTC) since December 2021 with a potential to decline further in...

Top Stories

The company enables artists and collectors to create, purchase and resell NFTs via blockchain-enabled transactions. Source link

Technology

Interested in learning what’s next for the gaming industry? Join gaming executives to discuss emerging parts of the industry this October at GamesBeat Summit...

Top Stories

Bitcoin (BTC) made the most of weekend volatility on June 26 as a squeeze saw BTC/USD reach its highest in over a week. BTC/USD...

Advertisement

You May Also Like

Uncategorized

Introductions get a lot of attention. I’ve explored the topic of how to write them even though as a reader, I always skip them....

Online Business Success

The internet is now our nervous system. We are constantly streaming and buying and watching and liking, our brains locked into the global information...

SEO Guide

There are all kinds of pictures of the world on the internet, but to find one of these specific pictures that you want to...

Online Business Success

You can think of link building in many ways. I like to call it tedious, painful, and a test of patience. It’s also necessary...

Advertisement