London, UK (PRWEB) May 01, 2012 -- The partnership allows musicians to have their music videos viewed by the millions of VEVO users throughout the US and Europe.
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:
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.
VEVO is the world’s leading all-premium music video and entertainment platform with offices in New York, London, Los Angeles, Chicago, Detroit and San Francisco.
VEVO is available in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand through VEVO.com, Mobile and Tablet Apps (iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone 7, BlackBerry Playbook), Connected Television (Xbox, Boxee) and user embeddable video players. VEVO powers music videos on artist pages across Facebook, as well as syndicates to dozens of online sites, including AOL, BET, CBS Interactive Music Group (including Last.fm and MP3.com), Fuse.tv, Univision and Yahoo! Music. Additionally, through a special partnership with YouTube, VEVO is accessible in over 200 countries, expanding the platform’s reach around the globe.