Stingray Seals Stingray Music Distribution Agreement with StarTV in Mexico

  • StarTV Subscribers Can Now Access More than 2,000 channels in the Stingray Music Mobile App and Web Player, and 25 Audio Channels on Television

Montreal, September 28, 2020 – Stingray (TSX: RAY.A; RAY.B), a leading music, media, and technology company, announced today that is has signed an agreement with StarTV in Mexico to launch the Stingray Music service, including 25 professionally curated audio channels on television and over 2,000 channels on the mobile app and web player, on October 1, 2020.

With a TV Everywhere offering, Stingray Music brings StarTV’s subscribers the best music in all popular music genres including Mexico’s top genres and artists. Stingray Music channels have been expertly curated by our programmers from around the globe and cover a wide range of music from top local genres such as Regional Mexican, Banda, Grupera, and Mariachi  to Pop and Rock in Spanish, Tropical, Pop, Rock, Jazz, Dance, Classical, for kids, and much more!

Stingray Music will be part of StarTV's new channel lineup, which includes linear channels in SD and HD format and the new HUB that integrates streaming content from different international programmers (Cosmic Video).

“Stingray’s value proposition is to bring the top music entertainment to our customers and provide instant access to their favorite artists,” said Eric Boyko, President, Co-Founder, and CEO of Stingray. “We are delighted to partner with StarTV and look forward to making music a more integral part of their customers’ daily lives.”

“Stingray Music’s offering includes a vast music collection that our subscribers can enjoy in all devices, whether it is Mexican, tropical, pop in Spanish or rock music, and it is the perfect fit for our audience” commented Bruno Pineda, General Director of StarTV. “We are confident that the synergy with Stingray will strengthen the growth of our yellow wave and appreciate the trust placed by Eric Boyko and Stingray in our satellite platform.”

About Stingray
Montreal-based Stingray Group Inc. (TSX: RAY.A; RAY.B) is a leading 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, more than 100 radio stations, SVOD content, 4K UHD television channels, karaoke products, digital signage, in-store music, and music apps, which have been downloaded over 150 million times. Stingray reaches 400 million subscribers (or users) in 156 countries. For more information: www.stingray.com.

About StarTV
StarTV, the Mexican DTH directed by Bruno Pruneda and launched in 2017, renews its commercial offer on October 1, 2020, becoming the most economical offering in Latin America (from US $8.00 including 58 video and 25 audio channels). StarTV has a presence throughout the Mexican territory. More information: www.startvmexico.com.

 

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For more information, please contact:

Mathieu Péloquin
Senior Vice President, Marketing and Communications
514-664-1244, ext. 2362 | mpeloquin@stingray.com

Susie Verdes
Director of Marketing and Communications, Latin America
305-338-3675 | sverdes@stingray.com