Connexion Media Limited (ASX:CXZ), an innovator in the connected car market, has reached agreement with digital music streaming service Deezer that will see it become a platinum partner to Connexion’s miRoamer platform.
miRoamer customers will be able to use Deezer both in-vehicle and on their mobile devices with the service to be integrated into the miRoamer platform from early 2015. The deal will dramatically increase the audience size across the miRoamer network while providing users with legal access to over 35 million music tracks, 30,000 radio stations and 100 million shareable playlists.
Deezer is the first truly worldwide digital music streaming service with 16 million active unique users and over five million paid subscribers. Now available in more than 180 countries, 75% of Deezer users listen using a mobile device with an average listening time of 30-60 hours per month.
“Services such as Deezer are the way of the future as more and more people understand the seamless experience they can get through music streaming,” said Connexion Media CEO and managing director George Parthimos. “Deezer is one of the premier providers in the space and with this partnership we give our customers access to a music library once thought impossible.”
Julien Savy, DeezerBusiness Development Manager, said, “We’re delighted to be joining forces with Connexion Media in order to provide Deezer in-vehicle and on mobile through miRoamer. People love to listen to music whilst on the road and through Deezer in web connected cars they’ll be able to listen to whatever takes their fancy at any stage of the journey.”
The miRoamer radio and music service app aggregates global content providers including other aggregators, global AM/FM radio services, a platinum service featuring additional options such as genre-based content and virtual storage of music.