FB Gaming Platform Music Licensing 

Facebook Extends Music Licensing for Gamers to play while livestreaming

Facebook Gaming is set to allow its partnered streamers to play copyrighted, popular music in the background of their live streams — which means they’ve seemingly solved the copyright problem that’s plagued live-streaming (and basically the entire internet) since the beginning. Facebook is partnering with the music industry to open up a vast catalogue of popular music for Facebook Gaming Partners to play while livestreaming games Facebook Extends Music Licensing for Gamers to play while livestreaming Facebook has entered a series of new music licensing deals with labels and publishers…

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rizzle short video app Entertainment Licensing Music Licensing 

Short video app Rizzle announces global partnership with Soundstripe

~ The partnership promotes Rizzle’s goal of giving a global platform for local Indian video talent ~ Hyderabad based, short video app Rizzle announces global partnership with Soundstripe Top original content based short video app Rizzle today announced their global partnership with Soundstripe, one of the fastest-growing tech-enabled production music companies, to empower the users with thousands of songs to create amazing video content on the app. Rizzle, a pioneer in the vertical web-series content, entered into an agreement with Soundstripe to provide a large catalog of free, licensed music options…

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Music Licensing Music Licensing 

Sharechat and T-Series partner up for a music licensing deal

With this, ShareChat inks first collaboration in the music licensing space. Sharechat and T-Series partner up for a music licensing deal ShareChat, an Indian homegrown social media app, has signed a licensing deal with T-Series, India’s largest music label, for licensing its music catalogue on its platforms that will give its users access to thousands of songs for video creation. With this partnership, ShareChat inks first collaboration in the music licensing space. This partnership will enable more than 180 million active users on ShareChat and Moj to explore songs from…

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Spotify Video Podcast Music Licensing 

Spotify launches video podcasts globally

Today (July 21), the music streaming company has officially launched creator-made video podcasts globally, available for free and Premium users. Spotify launches video podcasts globally. Spotify states the new feature will allow “select creators to bring both audio and video content to Spotify, enabling them to connect more meaningfully with their listeners, expand viewership, and deepen audience engagement”. At launch, video podcasts are available for the Book of Basketball 2.0, Fantasy Footballers, The Misfits Podcast, H3 Podcast, The Morning Toast, Higher Learningwith Van Lathan & Rachel Lindsay, and The Rooster Teeth…

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Facebook IPRS Music Licensing 

Facebook signed a music licensing deal with IPRS

Facebook has signed a music licensing deal with the Indian Performing Rights Society (IPRS) – a representative body of authors and owners, which include composers, lyricists, and owner publishers of music. Facebook signed a music licensing deal with IPRS As part of the deal, Facebook and Instagram users will be able to access music from the IPRS repertoire with hundreds and thousands of songs, to add in their own videos they share on Facebook and Instagram, as well as other social features like Reels or Music Stickers on Stories. The deal…

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Kim Kardashian x Spotify Celebrity Licensing Entertainment Licensing 

Kim Kardashian signs licensing deal with Spotify

The Reality Star, Kim Kardashian signs licensing deal with Spotify in which she’ll host a podcast about her efforts in the field of criminal justice reform. Keeping Up With The Kardashians star is coming out with her very own series. Kim will act as both the producer and host of the podcast alongside Lori Rothschild Ansaldi, a notorious TV producer. Podcast will revolve around Lori’s investigation into the case of Kevin Keith, who was convicted of three murders in 1994, despite maintaining his innocence. He was sentenced to execution in Ohio,…

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Saregama-facebook global licensing deal Music Music Licensing 

Saregama Inks Global Licensing Deal With Facebook

Saregama Inks Global Licensing Deal With Facebook Saregama today, said it has entered into a global deal with Facebook to license its music for video and other social experiences across products offered by the social media giant. This partnership will allow users to choose from a wide variety of music to add to their social experiences such as videos, stories via music stickers and other creative content, a statement said. Users will also be able to add songs to their Facebook profile, it added. The announcement comes weeks after Swedish music…

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Celebrity Licensing Entertainment Licensing 

Joe Rogan signs exclusive licensing deal with Spotify

Joe Rogan has just changed the world of podcasting. Joe Rogan signs exclusive licensing deal with Spotify worth $100 Million In a major announcement on Tuesday, The Joe Rogan Experience podcast host revealed that he had signed an exclusive licensing deal with Spotify. This means that by the end of the year, Rogan will be pulling his podcast library off of all other platforms – including YouTube and iTunes. Before episode #1476 – which featured a chat with comedian Patton Oswalt – Rogan told his audience that he had signed…

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Music Music Licensing 

KickO unites music legends on World Music Day to bring music closer to children!

Rsearch says that music helps release the “happy chemical” in human body, infact we are programmed to be happier when we listen to music. And on the occasion of this World Music Day, destination of unlimited happiness, Sony YAY! Is all set to celebrate the magical gift of music and spread unlimited smiles amongst its young fans. On the day when the world celebrates music, Sony YAY! aims to ensure that children from different walks of life strengthen their musical connect and not miss out on this magical form of…

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Accessories Licensing Apparel Licensing Brand Licensing Celebrity Licensing Character Licensing Fashion Licensing Merchandise Licensing Movie Licensing Music Licensing Promotional Licensing Retail Licensing Sports Licensing 

Changing tides of the Indian licensing industry

Licensing & Merchandising in India is dynamically changing with advancements in technology and digital space. With a number of international brands strategizing on India via licensing, this has now opened new prospects to the industry. Last year India ranked among the top 25 global markets for licensing and merchandising. Pegged at $ 1,476 million, India really matches the global markets in terms of the ongoing trends with fashion as their marquee category.  Over the years India has managed to create great Indian IP’s while bringing global IP’s within the country.…

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