Posted by:Ngina k.
Boomplay Music, Africa’s fastest growing music streaming and download platform has recorded a milestone of 10 million installations off Google Play Store.
Boomplay Music, which was named the ‘Best African App’ at the Apps Africa Awards in 2017, has given millions of Africans unfettered access to millions of songs, videos and entertainment trending news. It has also provided a rallying point in the digital music ecosystem by driving more customers to mobile music consumption.
Boomplay music’s international best practice in ensuring providers make revenues off their content has made it the toast of local and international artistes and content providers.
Speaking at the briefing to announce the 10 million milestone in Lagos, Ms. Tosin Sorinola, head of PR, said, “This is another major milestone for Boomplay Music and we are more than grateful for the support and involvement of our content providers, users and the team that made it possible to achieve this and sharing the vision of making Boomplay Music the No. 1 Music App in Africa.”
Boomplay was launched in 2016 and by January 2017 they has 1 million installations. By November the same year, they had risen to 5 million then doubled to 10 million installations in June 2018. It is Africa’s fastest rising music service as it aims to reach 40 million user base by December this year.
The platform parades content from multiple genres such as Afrobeat, Fuji, Hip-Hop, Afropop, Rap, Reggae and Gospel among others.
The app comes pre-installed on Infinix, iTel and Tecno devices and is available in Google Play Store for all android users. iOS version will be made available later in the year 2018.