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DiGi Sings Along to Deezer's Tune

By John Law - on 19 Apr 2013, 10:48am

DiGi Sings Along to Deezer's Tune

From L-R: Praveen Rajan, DiGi’s Head of Products – Internet & Servicesl; Fikri Fadzil, founder of music website The Wknd.com; Rosmin Hashim, Executive Director of local independent music label OSM; Aizat Amdan, Malaysia’s upcoming artiste; Clément Gossé, Deezer’s Business Development Manager – Asia Pacific; Loan Cheong, Managing Director of Universal Music; and Aziana Ali, Sony Music Marketing Director

DiGi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd (DiGi) recently announced that it will be entering into a partnership with global music streaming service, Deezer as part of its ongoing strategy to drive the mobile Internet lifestyle by enriching customers' mobile experience with relevant digital services.

The service is already effective and customers who sign up with selected postpaid, tablet and broadband plans for smart devices or purchase bundled packages for smart devices can enjoy three months of free subscription to Deezer Premium+. Customers can also opt for a special package under Deejay at RM8 per month, which includes access to DiGi CallerTunes playlist.

“Music streaming is gaining more followers every day as evidenced by the 26 million people who are using Deezer today,” Praveen Rajan, Head of Products – Internet & Services for DiGi said. “This latest collaboration with a key Internet player fits perfectly with our intention to build an ecosystem of digital services to deliver a richer Internet experience for all customers as part of our efforts to deliver Internet For All.”

“We are excited to work with companies across the globe to offer a brand-new music experience unlike any other to date, and we believe that partnerships with mobile operators like DiGi are an effective way to extend our reach and proposition to a whole new group of people who appreciate music and variety,” Clément Gossé, Deezer’s Business Development Manager for Asia Pacific, commented about the partnership.

The Anugerah Industri Muzik winner was the highlight of the DiGi-Deezer launch, as he performed a track from his upcoming album, Aizat Amdan for the first time before a live audience.

“I am grateful that DiGi has given me the opportunity to give something back to my fans. Starting today, fans can listen to my latest single, Dwihati via downloads and streaming on Deezer, weeks before the official launch of my latest album in May,” said Aizat.

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