MediaCorp launches one-stop music service portal - MeRadio.sg


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MediaCorp launches one-stop music service portal – MeRadio.sg

Singapore, 7 January 2013 MeRadio, the leading mobile app which streams MediaCorp’s 13 radio stations, has re-launched itself as a comprehensive music service portal that allows music downloads and unlimited streaming of half a million songs.

On the all-new MeRadio.sg, music lovers can buy and download songs or albums, or send them as gifts to friends. They can also subscribe to monthly Unlimited Streaming service to access full track music streaming of the entire music library via personal computers and mobile devices. Songs on MeRadio.sg are digital rights management-free (DRM-free) with sound quality up to 256kbps. Please refer to Annex A for product details and pricing. 

MediaCorp radio personalities, artistes and guest celebrities are invited to curate and share their personal music playlists on MeRadio.sg. Members can now follow their favourite artistes and DJ to enjoy these exclusive playlists, or, be their own DJ by creating personal playlists to share with the music community. Members, whose playlists garner huge followings, may get to enjoy their moment of stardom as their playlists are starred alongside those of international celebrities and DJs. 

MeRadio.sg is the portal to connect to the current music scene. Members can browse the latest music reviews completed with music videos, buy the hottest hits on 987FM and Y.E.S. 93.3FM weekly music charts, catch up on the latest music news, be informed of the upcoming concerts in town, and share their concert experience with fellow music lovers on the portal. 

MeRadio.sg is an evolution of how we now consume music,” said Ms Florence Lian, Managing Director, Radio Division, MediaCorp. “Music fans are spoilt for choice. Besides the 13 free online Radio stations, they can now create and listen to their own music playlist on MeRadio.sg. Those who prefer a fuss-free option can follow our exclusive MediaCorp radio personalities’ curated playlists. A holistic music experience only on MeRadio.sg, the ultimate go-to portal for all music fans. Also look out for MeRadio mobile app revamp next quarter. While listening to our Radio on-the-go, you can buy the song playing on your favourite Radio station with just a click!” 


www.meradio.sg goes live today. 


Issued by MediaCorp Pte Ltd

For more information, please contact:
Valerie Ng
Senior Manager
Strategic Marketing Youth Engagement
DID: 6357-5250
Email: valerien@mediacorp.com.sg

Sandra Chan
Vice President
Corporate Services
MediaCorp Radio
DID: 6359 7572
Email: sandrachan@mediacorp.com.sg

About MediaCorp

MediaCorp is Singapore’s leading media company with the most complete range of platforms, spanning television, radio, newspapers, magazines, movies, digital and out-of-home media. 

It pioneered the development of Singapore’s broadcasting industry, with the broadcast of Radio in 1936 and Television in 1963. Today, MediaCorp has over 50 products and brands in four languages (English, Mandarin, Malay and Tamil), reaching out to all adults in Singapore every week. 

Initiatives in the new digital space include Internet TV-on-demand, High Definition TV broadcast and Over-the-Top (OTT) interactive services. 

Beyond Singapore, MediaCorp is an active regional player through co-productions in TV dramas and movies, magazines publishing, as well as Channel NewsAsia International, one of the first Asian-owned English news channels. 

Winner of numerous international awards and accolades including Asian Television Awards’ Terrestrial Broadcaster of the Year, MediaCorp’s vision is to become Asia’s top media company, delivering valued content to the world. 

For more information, please visit www.mediacorp.sg.

Annex A

MeRadio.sg - Product Details and Pricing

Type

Price (inclusive of GST)

Details

Unlimited Streaming Subscription

SGD $10.59

  • The subscription of online music streaming, in which the subscriber can stream unlimited full tracks in MeRadio.sg music library, for a period of 30 days
  • Monthly subscription fee will be automatically charged to user on a monthly recurring basis

MeRadio.sg Launch Promotion: Buy-1-Get-1-Free

Subscribe now to enjoy your second month of subscription free!

Valid for new subscribers only. Terms and Conditions apply.


Per Song


SGD $1.59

  • Songs are in MP3 format with bit rate up to 256kbps
  • All purchased songs are Digital Rights Management-free (DRM-free)

Per Album

SGD $15.90

  • Songs are in MP3 format with bit rate up to 256kbps
  • All purchased songs are Digital Rights Management-free (DRM-free)