TikTok Owner ByteDance Will Launch New Music Streaming App - The Next Tech

TikTok owner ByteDance will Launch New Music Streaming App

by Alex Noah — 4 years ago in Mobile Apps 2 min. read


  • New music streaming app will be launched by Chinese company
  • Music streaming app will be now available for the two iOS and Android
  • Targeted to taking on business lead Apple and Spotify in emerging markets.
  • ByteDance is really the most valuable personal startup at ~75B and proprietor.

You have been living under a sky, understand social life, you are likely aware the most popular social networking app on Earth at this time is TikTok. Well, today the program’s parent firm, ByteDance, needs to control another area: streaming audio. Since Bloomberg reports, ByteDance is creating a paid audio streaming service that’s targeted at taking on business leaders Apple and Spotify in emerging markets.

ByteDance is really the most valuable personal startup at ~75B and proprietor of a dispersed community of social programs such as TikTok (excellent app), Douyin, Flipchat along with others.

However, ByteDance is carrying a small different strategy compared to audio streaming giants. Rather than debuting its own yet-to-be-named streaming agency in important businesses like America and Europe, the business will initially launch the streaming agency in emerging nations where paid music subscription services have yet to capture on en masse. ByteDance has reportedly signed two big record labels in India.

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They are in a fantastic position to compete against Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon Music, along with many others but the major question is about music licensing.

ByteDance, curiosity about a music program doesn’t come as a surprise. Snippets of pop tunes from movies and records intertwined with movies taken by its large user base a part of their app service’s appeal.

The newest offer is known as Feiliao or Flipchat from English, a hybrid of an instant messenger and interest-based forums, and it is now available for the two iOS and Android. It came only four months following Bytedance unveiled its video-focused chatting program Duoshan in a buzzy media event.

Individuals advised with ByteDance’s plans told media that the organization’s brand new music streaming service won’t be branded using the TikTok name.

ByteDance will attempt to get TikTok customers to become paying members of its streaming support. Along with audio, members of ByteDance’s streaming audio service will allegedly have the ability to stream videos.

Alex Noah

Alex is senior editor of The Next Tech. He studied International Communication Management at the Hague University of Applied Sciences.

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