Tag: Music Messaging Apps

Why Facebook Can Be the Future of Social Music, But Isn’t Yet

Posted on 21st March, 2019 by Mark Mulligan in Facebook, Facebook Messenger, Facebook Music, Instagram, Kugo, Kuwou, Messenger, Music Messaging Apps, Music Messenger Apps, Musically, Social Music, Social Music Apps, Soundcloud, Tencent, Tencent Music Entertainment, Tiktok, TME, Vertigo, Wesing and Youtube

Facebook recently secured licensing deals with music rightsholders in India, an important step in what has thus far been an underwhelming social music strategy since first inking rights deals in…

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Musical.ly Sells For $800 Million But Peaked By Being Too Silicon Valley

Posted on 10th November, 2017 by Mark Mulligan in Dubsmash, Flipagram, Gen Z, Instagram, Jinri Toutiao, Lip Syncing, Lip Syncing Apps, Messaging Apps, Music Messaging Apps, Music Messenger Apps, Musical.ly, Silicon Valley, Snapchat, Teens and Tweens

  News has just emerged that lip synching app Musical.ly is to be sold for between $800 million and $1 billion to Chinese company Jinri Toutiao, which also bought Musical.ly predecessor…

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