Introducing a new, cool radio station on a music streaming service that will make great urban music accessible to all South Africans
TurnUp Music officially announces the launch of its new radio station, TurnUp Radio, a steaming radio station focused on fans of urban music. It is exclusively available on Joox, the new music app launched by Tencent and Media 24.
TurnUp Music launched to market in August 2016 and as the time draws closer to its 1 year anniversary, the locally built music platform is taking things to greater heights as it now officially launches its radio station, TurnUp Radio on Tencent’s new mobile music streaming app, JOOX.
Catering to fans of urban music and managed by a team of local content curators, TurnUp Radio showcases music by both emerging and great, successful musicians who have managed to expand their fan base through the music platform over the past year. This includes independent artists as well as artists from numerous, massive independent record labels across the country, such as AKA, Anatii, Okmalumkoolkat, Amanda Black, Dilaman, LinDough, Apple Gule and Cristyle among many other featured talents.
Being the only online music service in the country that is the local content aggregator for JOOX, TurnUp Music urges artists to continue to submit their content, granting them a double deal as their music will now also be available for streaming on Joox too.
Let’s continue to work towards building a bright future for South African music. Live your music!
About TurnUp Music
Where careers are made and broken online, TurnUp Music is the first locally built online music service that has arrived to replace the old with a new digital disruption platform that artists and fans alike, love. It is dedicated to helping musicians build their careers by offering the platform to reach and grow their fan base.
TurnUp Music is the ultimate gateway to a host of local talent including SA super stars, the likes of MiCasa, Nathi, Vusi Nova, Euphonik and more. Our core mission is to make every day easier for everyone; from publishing, licensing, marketing and distribution. The main aim is to ensure that artists are well looked after by reaping maximum benefits from their work. Helping musicians take their product to their fans, consumers can buy music on the platform. This focus has driven the platform to promote talent, provide opportunities for learning new skills and pay artists 70% of download revenue.