- The free, ad-supported channels are offered on Galaxy devices and selected Samsung Mobile and Tablet devices across Germany and the UK
Montreal, April 28, 2021 – Stingray Group Inc. (TSX: RAY. A; RAY.B), a leading music, media, and technology company, today announced that free, ad-supported channels Qello Concerts by Stingray and Stingray Karaoke have become available on Samsung TV Plus Mobile in Germany and the UK. Starting today, mobile and tablet users will access both channels on Samsung’s free ad-supported video service through the TV Plus App and the Samsung Free page. The distribution agreements grow Stingray’s potential reach by over millions of users. The service is set to launch in June 2021 in Austria and Switzerland.
Qello Concerts by Stingray features concert-films and award-winning music documentaries from the biggest headliners. Stingray Karaoke includes all the top songs to sing along to from golden oldies to today’s hits.
“We are thrilled to be expanding our relationship with Samsung beyond Smart TV access and to introduce Qello Concerts and Stingray Karaoke to mobile and tablet users,” said Eric Boyko, President, Co-founder, and CEO of Stingray. “This agreement enables us to expand our reach in Europe while showcasing to our partners worldwide that Stingray content can be delivered and leveraged through a variety of platforms.”
Montreal-based Stingray (TSX: RAY.A; RAY.B) is a leading global music, media, and technology company with over 1,200 employees worldwide. Stingray is a premium provider of curated direct-to-consumer and B2B services, including audio television channels, over 100 radio stations, SVOD content, 4K UHD television channels, FAST channels, karaoke products, digital signage, in-store music, and music apps, which have been downloaded over 160 million times. Stingray reaches 400 million subscribers (or users) in 160 countries. For more information: www.stingray.com.
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