Dhingana Enriches Catalogue with International Music and surpasses 1-Million Songs
Dhingana expands its library to over 1 million songs with the addition of international and popular regional Indian music selections, now legally available across web, iOS, Nokia, Android, Windows, BlackBerry and web-enabled mobile devices
April 1, 2012 - Pune, India and Sunnyvale, CA - In an effort to further expand its library and legally offer its users access to a broader range of music, Dhingana (www.dhingana.com), the leading global Indian music streaming service, has added the entire library of international music from Sony and Universal across several genres, including Pop, Hip-Hop, Rock, Metal, EDM, Jazz, Instruments, taking its total content library to one million songs.
“By expanding our music catalog to include the international music from Sony and Universal plus some of the most popular regional music from Speed Records and Ultra Music, we hope to provide Dhingana users with a richer and more comprehensive inventory of licensed music, so they can find all of their favorite music in one place, ” said Swapnil Shinde, COO & Co-Founder of Dhingana.
In addition to the international content, Dhingana also inked deals with two large regional labels in India: Speed Records, the number one Punjabi music label featuring artists like Honey Singh, Jazzy B, Gippy Grewal, etc., and Ultra Music, which acquired one of the largest Marathi labels, Krunal Music, which features a catalogue of 17,000 songs.
Dhingana provides a full-service music experience for its users. Features include:
Access to a library of 1 million songs that span across 38 Indian languages and genres, including Bollywood, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Gujurati, Bhangra, Hip Hop, Rock and Devotional songs, among several others
Social music discovery and personalized music recommendations
RJ-curated, themed radio stations
Universal coverage across all key platforms like web, mobile web, iOS, Android, Windows 8, Nokia and BlackBerry
Currently, Dhingana has representation in over 220 countries/territories worldwide.
For more information on Dhingana, please visit www.dhingana.com.
Dhingana is the leading on-demand streaming music service for Bollywood and Indian music across the globe. Launched in 2007, Dhingana now reaches millions of users globally, providing access to an extensive library of music in 38 languages and genres licensed from global, national and regional Indian brands like T-Series, Saregama, Yash Raj, Sony Music and Universal Music. Dhingana is available on the Web, mobile Web and as an app for iPhone, iPad, BlackBerry, Android, Windows and Nokia devices. The company has offices in Pune, India and Sunnyvale, California, and is backed by Helion Venture Partners, Inventus Capital Partners and Lightspeed Venture Partners. For more information, please visit http://www.dhingana.com.