Amazon Prime Music announced its deal with Times Music and Warner Music Group for its streaming service. It will add more than 25,000 tracks and will bring the major music label’s new releases and wide-ranging catalog to India.
Soon to be launched as a Prime benefit at no additional cost, Amazon Prime Music will be able to stream the immensely popular tracks & upcoming hits across genres like Pop, Bollywood, Punjabi, South Indian Films, Indie and Spiritual and will offer Warner Music Group’s large International selection.
Amazon Music, India Director Sahas Malhotra commented,
“We are thrilled to bring Warner Music’s vast and eclectic International catalogue and Times Music’s some of the best and most popular tracks in languages like Hindi, Punjabi, Tamil as well as a diverse selection across genres like Pop, Sufi & Devotional exclusively for Prime members in India. Our customers will enjoy listening to their favorite artists from around the world. Music listeners can also enjoy their albums via curated playlists and stations for uninterrupted, ad-free streaming.”
Times Music is one of India’s leading music labels and has a catalog that covers tracks across various Indian genres of music etc. They are a market leader in the Spiritual and Indie categories, who also have a fantastic track record in other popular Indian genres such as Indian Classical, Indi-pop, Bollywood, Bhangra, Urban Desi, Fusion, Wellness, Lounge & Electronica.
With its broad roster of new stars and legendary artists, Warner Music Group is home to a collection of the best-known record labels in the music industry. It includes Asylum, Atlantic, Big Beat, Canvasback, East West, Elektra, Erato, FFRR, Fueled by Ramen, Nonesuch, Parlophone, Reprise, Rhino, Roadrunner, Sire, Warner Bros., Warner Classics, and Warner Music Nashville, as well as Warner/Chappell Music is one of the world’s leading music publishers with a catalog of more than one million copyrights worldwide.