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Shazam Continues to Drive Awards Show Success with AMAs

Shazam Continues to Drive Awards Show Success with AMAs

Press Releases   •   Nov 25, 2013 13:01 EST

Shazam®, the world’s leading media engagement company, announced today the results for the 2013 American Music Awards last night on the ABC Television Network. Prior to the show, Shazam promoted the AMAs to millions of music fans to tune-in to the show, helping to increase the ratings of the broadcast.

Mindshare and Shazam Launch Audio+

Mindshare and Shazam Launch Audio+

Press Releases   •   Nov 25, 2013 05:30 EST

Mindshare Worldwide, the global media agency network and Shazam®, the world’s leading media engagement company, are launching AUDIO+, a program to help leading brands audit, map and capitalise on the sound-based elements of their global advertising campaigns.

Shazam Charts Launch on Amazon MP3

Shazam Charts Launch on Amazon MP3

Press Releases   •   Nov 21, 2013 14:59 EST

Shazam®, the world’s leading media engagement company, today announced the launch of Shazam Charts on Amazon MP3 – making it quick and easy for Amazon customers to buy the most tagged songs. Currently available in the US, songs trending on the Shazam Charts can be discovered and purchased online at amazon.com/shazam and in the Amazon MP3 Store on Android, iOS, and Kindle Fire devices.

PromaxBDA CEO Jonathan Block-Verk Joins Shazam to Head Up TV Partnerships

PromaxBDA CEO Jonathan Block-Verk Joins Shazam to Head Up TV Partnerships

Press Releases   •   Nov 12, 2013 09:30 EST

Jonathan Block-Verk will join Shazam in the newly created role of EVP Strategic Partnerships, Head of Television. Block-Verk will be responsible for developing strategic business relationships with the cable, broadcast, programming and MVPD communities, helping to leverage content, optimize new revenue streams and create compelling mobile experiences through the Shazam media engagement platform.

Shazam Drives Ratings and Engagement for a Huge CMA Success on ABC

Shazam Drives Ratings and Engagement for a Huge CMA Success on ABC

Press Releases   •   Nov 07, 2013 15:45 EST

Shazam announced today how it contributed to driving ratings and engagement for “The 47th Annual CMA Awards” last night on the ABC Television Network. Prior to the show, Shazam used its app to notify 3 million of its country music fans to tune-in to the show. People Shazamed the show over 500,000 times, and more than 10% of them went on to purchase music by artists featured in the program.

Shazam Expands Partnership with AdVine to Offer Shazam Advertising Solutions in South Africa

Shazam Expands Partnership with AdVine to Offer Shazam Advertising Solutions in South Africa

Press Releases   •   Nov 06, 2013 15:20 EST

Shazam has expanded its existing relationship with AdVine, South Africa’s leading premium mobile advertising company, to distribute the Shazam for TV service in South Africa.

The CMA Awards – Country Music’s Biggest Night™   – is Shazamable

The CMA Awards – Country Music’s Biggest Night™ – is Shazamable

Press Releases   •   Nov 05, 2013 10:00 EST

Wednesday at 8pm/7pm CT on the ABC Television Network, viewers will be able to use the Shazam App to follow the Awards ceremony as it happens, keeping track of nominees and the Awards presented, get custom content from Country Music artists, and easily buy their favorite music.

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In a Global First for Television, "THE X FACTOR” Launches Voting on Shazam

Press Releases   •   Oct 23, 2013 12:30 EDT

Exclusive Partnership Extends Online SuperVote Features and Bonus Content Experience to Shazam’s 105 Million U.S. App Users THE X FACTOR Voting Via Online, Mobile and Tablet App, Toll-Free Phone Lines and Text Messaging Begins Wednesday, November 6, on FOX

“Jimmy Kimmel Live” Becomes the First Late Night Show to be “Shazamable"

“Jimmy Kimmel Live” Becomes the First Late Night Show to be “Shazamable"

Press Releases   •   Sep 30, 2013 08:00 EDT

The Lumineers and John Mayer to feature free downloads

Shazam Added to FEMA and Ad Council’s National Ready Kids Campaign PSAs

Shazam Added to FEMA and Ad Council’s National Ready Kids Campaign PSAs

Press Releases   •   Sep 23, 2013 08:00 EDT

Campaign is first to use platform to connect users to critical preparedness tools and resources in advance of an emergency

Shazam’s Latest Update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch Gives Users the Great New iOS 7 Look and Feel

Shazam’s Latest Update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch Gives Users the Great New iOS 7 Look and Feel

Press Releases   •   Sep 18, 2013 06:00 EDT

Other features include making it easier than ever to buy from the “Explore” map, reminders when you open the app and improved sharing with Facebook

Kevin McGurn Named Shazam’s Chief Revenue Officer as Television Advertising Drives Accelerating Revenue Growth

Kevin McGurn Named Shazam’s Chief Revenue Officer as Television Advertising Drives Accelerating Revenue Growth

Press Releases   •   Sep 17, 2013 17:00 EDT

Shazam sees accelerating growth with more than 75 million monthly active users, 375 million global users and expanding operations in New York, London and Los Angeles

Rich Riley comment on iOS7

Rich Riley comment on iOS7

Press Releases   •   Sep 10, 2013 14:30 EDT

Rich Riley, CEO of the world’s leading media engagement company, Shazam, comments on the launch of Apple’s new operating system, iOS7, and what it means for people who use Shazam worldwide

Shazam Achieves Major Milestone – People Around the World Have Used the App TEN BILLION TIMES to Discover and Experience Music, TV Shows and Ads
Shazam Launches New Android App with Lightning Fast Recognition, Beautiful Modern Design and Streamlined Purchasing on Amazon
X-Factor Runners-Up Outshine the Winners in Shazam Tagging

X-Factor Runners-Up Outshine the Winners in Shazam Tagging

Press Releases   •   Aug 20, 2013 04:00 EDT

As the X-Factor celebrates its 10-year anniversary, which UK X-Factor Artists have gotten people Shazaming in the UK and around the world?

Shazam and Jaguar Launch First Shazam-Enabled Automotive Campaign in Australia

Shazam and Jaguar Launch First Shazam-Enabled Automotive Campaign in Australia

Press Releases   •   Aug 08, 2013 10:47 EDT

Shazam-enabled ad for the new F-TYPE gives viewers fully immersive experience with 360-degree views

Shazam Launches New “Select & Buy” Multi-Item Purchase Feature on iPhone, iPod touch and iPad

Shazam Launches New “Select & Buy” Multi-Item Purchase Feature on iPhone, iPod touch and iPad

Press Releases   •   Jul 29, 2013 10:23 EDT

“Select & Buy” leverages the iTunes iMix playlist feature, so it’s now faster and easier than ever to create and buy a playlist of your favorite songs

Y&R, Shazam and UP Announce a Partnership to Lead the Market for Mobile Activation and Adoption of Second Screen
Shazam Announces $40 Million Investment by America Movil

Shazam Announces $40 Million Investment by America Movil

Press Releases   •   Jul 08, 2013 11:38 EDT

Funding supports business acceleration and investment in new products