Streaming is an important source of revenue for Africa’s music industry, but African artists can’t fully harness streaming services because of a number of factors limiting access in their local markets.
Spotify, the Swedish audio streaming service that is home to over 50 million songs and over 2 million podcasts, is finally available in several African countries. The announcement was made by Spotify’s CEO, Daniel Ek, during the company’s Stream On event on the 22nd of February. Prior to this, the platform was only available in […]
Spotify has officially launched in Nigeria. As a former Spotify user in Nigeria who left because of the hassles involved in using the audio streaming platform, here’s why I’m excited and you should be too. Goodbye to fake addresses Once Spotify comes to Nigeria, you will no longer need a VPN – to trick your […]
UduX is the latest in a string of music streaming companies to launch in Nigeria. We take a look at just how difficult it is to make a profit in the streaming business
for many Nigerians, it’s okay to buy discs containing films and music, the hard copy of books and newspapers but weird to exchange money for a digital copy that’ll live on their phone or some virtual account.