Universal Music in pact with SendMe Mobile

MUMBAI: Universal Music Group and mobile media company SendMeMobile have signed a deal whereby UMG’s catalog of chart-topping hit songs would be made available to members of SendMeMobile.com. This is the first time that SendMe members would have access to music from singers like 50 Cent, Daddy Yankee, Fall Out Boy, Fergie, Gwen Stefani, Kanye West, Rihanna and U2, among thousands of others.

“We’re thrilled to be working with SendMe,” said Universal Music Group executive vice president of eLabs Rio Caraeff. “The company has created a unique mobile media platform that provides fans an exciting way to discover and enjoy music wherever and whenever they want.”

“Breaking unprecedented ground in the digital arena and supporting some of the newest and hottest labels around the world, SendMe is giving fans another reason to jump aboard,” added SendMe co-founder and CEO Russell Klein. “The quality of content offered by Universal builds on our goal of offering our members the finest and widest selection of ringtones, wallpapers, games, and other mobile-ready content that they can take with them anytime, anywhere.”