Sony BMG Joins Nokia’s “Comes With Music” Service


Sony BMG Joins Nokia’s “Comes With Music” Service
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Nokia, the world's largest manufacturer of mobile telephones, and Sony BMG, the world’s second larges record label, will work together on “Comes With Music”, a handset which Nokia plans to launch in the second half of 2008.

Both companies made statements announcing that they will team up on this one.

"We think this business model will encourage users to sample a wide range of material, expand their musical tastes, and listen to more music than ever before," said Thomas Hesse, Sony BMG's President of Global Digital Business.

Nokia customers who will purchase a “Comes With Music” mobile device will be granted 12-months free access to the music catalogues of Sony BMG as well as Universal Music Group, the first to sign such a deal.

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