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News: Twitter Invests $70 Million Into Soundcloud

We can confirm that Twitter has made an investment in SoundCloud. Both companies facilitate and inspire contemporary culture to happen in real time while reaching millions of people around the world. This investment will enable SoundCloud to remain focused on building value for creators and listeners alike, and to continue the global rollout of many company initiatives such as our recently launched subscription service, SoundCloud Go.”

I always sound like a broken record when I tell folk to send us their soundcloud links. I always push this because soundcloud has a lot to offer. Like did you know that you can track your analytics to find out where your music is being consumed the most as an artist? Now imagine if you use that to target specific people because you know they F*cks with you. Okay I'm giving to much away.

Twitter announced yesterday that it has invested $70 million into soundcloud. Now the analyst in me thinks this is dope for many reasons. But that is a story for another time.

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