VEVO provides premium music video programming for everything from the web and smartphone apps (iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone 7, BlackBerry PlayBook) to connected televisions (Xbox, Boxee). Rio Caraeff, President and CEO of VEVO, said: “VEVO supports independent artists and we’re thrilled to team-up with Ditto Music to help new acts reach global music fans.”
Artists and labels who distribute content via Ditto Music are now able to set-up their own VEVO channel and receive royalties for any music videos viewed via the platform.
Jay Kerr, CTO of Ditto Music, said: VEVO is an incredible service and this is a vital new revenue stream. It’s going to play an increasingly important role in helping support indie and unsigned artists to continue creating great music”.
Access to the new service is available to all users at no extra cost. Registration is available here: Vevo/Ditto
About Ditto Music
Ditto Music was established in 2005 and has grown to become the largest independent distributor of digital, mobile, ringtone and video content. The company supplies all major stores and retailers worldwide and in 2007, was responsible for the first ever all digital UK Top 40 Single with, Koopa.
Since then, Ditto’s innovative online music distribution model has posed an increasing threat to the major labels. Ditto Music’s roster includes Maverick Sabre, Finch, Manfred Mann, Star Slinger, Fairport Convention and Ed Sheeran.Google+