Deezer

Deezer is an online music broadcasting platform that allows users to discover, create, share and listen streaming music playlists. Read more

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Deezer

Deezer is an online music broadcasting platform that allows users to discover, create, share and listen streaming music playlists. Read more

Hans-Holger Albrecht's photo - CEO of Deezer

CEO

Hans-Holger Albrecht

CEO Approval Rating

67/100

Founded:

2007

Status:

PrivateIndependent Company

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Spotify is the top competitor of Deezer. Spotify is headquartered in Stockholm, Stockholms län, and was founded in 2006. Spotify competes in the Internet Software field. Spotify generates 2,419% the revenue of Deezer.

TIDAL is perceived as one of Deezer's biggest rivals. TIDAL was founded in New York, New York} in 2014. Like Deezer, TIDAL also operates in the Application Software industry. Compared to Deezer, TIDAL generates $233.1M less revenue.

Pandora Media is seen as one of Deezer's top competitors. Pandora Media is a Private company that was founded in Oakland, California in 2000. Pandora Media operates in the Broadcasting industry. Pandora Media has 1,130 more employees vs. Deezer.

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Deezer Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
MUGO, Inc.

Jul 2020

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undisclosed
MUGO is a mobile application that allows individuals to search, listen and share live music with friends.

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Muve Music

Jan 2015

Source »
undisclosed
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These are all the companies that Deezer has acquired. Deezer has acquired 2 companies and its latest acquisition was MUGO, Inc. in Jul 2020. MUGO is a mobile application that allows individuals to search, listen and share live music with friends.

Deezer Funding History

Since Deezer was founded in 2007, it has participated in 5 rounds of funding. In total Deezer has raised $445.1M. Deezer's last funding round was on Aug 2018 for a total of $186.8M

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FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Equity
Aug 2018
$186.8M
Series E
Jan 2016
$109M
Series D
Oct 2012
$130M
Series B
Sep 2009
$12.5M
Series A
Jun 2008
$6.8M
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Since Deezer was founded in 2007, it has participated in 5 rounds of funding. In total Deezer has raised $445.1M. Deezer's last funding round was on Aug 2018 for a total of $186.8M

Deezer Investments

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DREAMSTAGE is a New York-based video streaming platform that allows artists to perform virtual musical concerts.
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May 04, 2021
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These are all the companies that Deezer has invested in. Deezer has invested 2 companies and its latest investment was MUGO, Inc. in Jul 2020. MUGO is a mobile application that allows individuals to search, listen and share live music with friends.

Deezer News

May 6, 2021Complete Music Update

Deezer invests in livestreaming start-up Dreamstage

Deezer has jumped on the livestreaming bandwagon - and why not, it's a great bandwagon - by investing... See more »
May 6, 2021MacStories

Deezer's New HomePod Integration Supports Hi-Res Audio Playback

Source: Deezer. Late last year, music fans gained the ability to switch their default music service o... See more »
May 6, 2021TechBuzz Ireland

Apple HomePod - Voice control available for Deezer subscribers. #Deezer #AppleHomePod

Global music streaming service Deezer is ready to play all your musical wishes on HomePod and HomePod... See more »
May 6, 2021Engadget

Apple's HomePod now lets Siri handle Deezer music requests

Apple's HomePod smart speakers now offer voice control for the Deezer music streaming app via Siri.... See more »
May 4, 2021Invision Community

The Empire Strikes Back revealed as the UK's favourite Star Wars film soundtrack

Deezer has revealed that the Force is strong with The Empire Strikes Back. The critically acclaimed S... See more »
April 30, 2021One News Page

Apple overcharges rival streaming services like Spotify, SoundCloud and Deezer, claims Brussels

Brussels considers that Apple breaches EU competition law because it charges high commission fees on ... See more »
April 30, 2021Music Week

Spotify and Deezer react to EU ruling that Apple 'distorts competition' in streaming market

The preliminary findings by the European Commission come two years after Spotify filed its complaint ... See more »

Deezer Blogs

March 18, 2021Deezer Blog

Raising Deezer Women's Voices

Wow, I am so hooked on Deezer playlists these days, listening to Women's Voices and learning stories ... See more »
March 8, 2021Deezer Blog

Power of change is in your hand

And here we are! March 8th is finally here, so I'm happy to wish you all a happy International Women'... See more »
March 5, 2021Deezer Blog

Ever Fancied Your Very Own Tokyo Drift? Just Press Play

When I was a teenager, I remember badgering my father for an electric guitar. He eventually caved (te... See more »
March 3, 2021Deezer Blog

A CHANGE IS GONNA COME

"The Measure Of Any Society Is How It Treats Its Women And Girls" We can't deny these past years, whe... See more »
February 22, 2021Deezer Blog

The Curse of Music Streaming

I'm an indie band loyalist. Forager of the unknown. Underground scene stalker. Like to think indie ba... See more »
February 17, 2021Deezer Blog

Is sharing really about caring?

I was looking for an opener for this article, listening to the 100% Parov Stelar playlist (on Deezer,... See more »
January 27, 2021Deezer Blog

Decoding in the modern age

In my fantasy brain, which has become incredibly active during the last year, nothing exciting happen... See more »

Deezer Press Releases

June 12, 2018Thailand Press Release News

Deezer Hosts #Football Fever Artist Takeover To Celebrate World Cup

Musicians such as Kasabian (England), Kyary Pamyu Pamyu (Japan), MXM(BrandNewBoys) (South Korea) and ... See more »
November 27, 2017ResponseSource

We are family...but not when it comes to music!

As family homes start filling with festive tunes, many people may be wishing for a silent night, as a... See more »
October 10, 2017PR Newswire

Sammy K. "The Jewish Rapper" Shares His Personal Flow in Deezer's New #DareToDiscover Campaign

NEW YORK, Oct. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Deezer, the world's most diverse, dynamic and personal... See more »
December 12, 2016Blackbird

Global Digital Music Content Market 2016-2020

NEW YORK, Dec. 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - About Music Music by service can be broadly classified into tw... See more »
December 8, 2016Pressrelease co za

Deezer unveils deals for Vodacom subscribers

CAPE TOWN, 7 December 2016 - Deezer, one of the world's leading digital music streaming services avai... See more »
December 8, 2016Pressrelease co za

Music lovers can now go to the 'NXT LVL' with Deezer deals

CAPE TOWN, 7 December 2016 - Deezer, one of the world's leading digital music streaming services avai... See more »
September 21, 2016Pressontime

Global Digital Music Content Market

Sept 21st 2016 Mumbai, India: Bharatbook.com announces a report on "Global Digital Music Content Mark... See more »

Deezer Videos

November 27, 2020Deezer Youtube Channel

"Dinos x Deezer - Jour de Sortie" on YOUTUBE

November 20, 2020Deezer Youtube Channel

"Zola x Deezer - Jour de Sortie" on YOUTUBE

June 26, 2020Deezer Youtube Channel

"#DeezerPride Festival" on YOUTUBE

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Deezer Headquarters

24 rue de Calais

Paris, Île-de-France75009

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Deezer Summary

ABOUT

Overview

Deezer is a privately-held company which operates a free online music streaming service that enables users to discover artists and tracks with personalized playlists. It is a web-based music streaming service that allows users to listen to music conte...

CEO

Deezer's CEO, Hans-Holger Albrecht, currently has an approval rating of 67%. Deezer's primary competitors are Spotify, TIDAL & Pandora Media.

Website

deezer.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Deezer

  1. When was Deezer founded?

    Deezer was founded in 2007
  2. Who is Deezer's CEO?

    Deezer's CEO is Hans-Holger Albrecht
  3. How much revenue does Deezer generate?

    Deezer generates $400M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Deezer have?

    Deezer has historically raised $445.1M in funding
  5. Where is Deezer's headquarters?

    Deezer's headquarters is in Paris Île-de-France, FR
  1. How many employees does Deezer have?

    Deezer has 800 employees
  2. What sector does Deezer operate in?

    Deezer is in Application Software
  3. Who are Deezer's competitors?

    Deezer's top competitors are Spotify, TIDAL, Pandora Media
  4. Who has Deezer invested in?

    Deezer's has invested in companies such as DREAMSTAGE