The music streaming and obtain platform, Boomplay Music, has strengthened its contribution to Africa’s content material distribution ecosystem, having been acknowledged by an unbiased panel of trade consultants on the AppsAfrica Awards.
The music app received the award for ‘Greatest African App’, for its distinctive and user-friendly app, which offers quick access to hundreds of thousands of songs, movies and leisure.
The award was introduced on the AppsAfrica Awards get together in Cape City, South Africa on Monday. Nominated in the identical class have been Carter – SA, Asorbia – Ghana, Truecaller Africa and Feastfox – SA. Boomplay Music leads the pack within the class to be the primary ever award-winning on-demand music streaming and obtain app.
In keeping with its administration, as of October 2017, Boomplay Music customers have elevated to greater than 16 million, in comparison with 6 million on the finish of 2016. In the meantime, Month-to-month Lively Customers have additionally elevated to 9 million, up from solely 2 million final yr. the identical interval in 2016. In keeping with Joe He, Managing Director of Boomplay Music, greater than 2 million customers now use the app to hearken to music, watch movies and skim information every single day.
Commenting on the award, Boomplay Music Managing Director, Joe mentioned that bagging the award for greatest African app demonstrates his new endeavor to construct a sustainable ecosystem for content material suppliers, whereas guaranteeing that content material consumption goes within the backyard for our customers.
“The expansion we now have skilled in slightly below two years has been spectacular. On behalf of Boomplay Music, we’re strengthened by this recognition and can proceed to sharpen our focus to face the challenges of digital content material consumption with new and adaptive improvements by know-how,” he mentioned.
AppsAfrica is a number one pan-African know-how information and consulting service portal devoted to offering the most recent insights on cell, know-how and innovation in Africa.
The AppsAfrica Awards purpose to have a good time and join one of the best in Africa’s cell and know-how ecosystem with international gamers, and is acknowledged because the premier award for anybody working within the African digital market.
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