Kim Dotcom's Baboom is an 'iTunes/Spotify hybrid'

Tom Pakinkis

Kim Dotcom has billed his upcoming music service as an “iTunes/Spotify hybrid”.

Evolving from Dotcom’s Megabox venture, which was previewed in September last year, Baboom will also offer artists 90% of sales through the platform, while consumers will be able to get music for 'free' at the other end.

Dotcom described the model that would make this possible to Wired: “Baboom users can install a little plugin that replaces the ads you'd normally see on the internet with ...

Login to access this article

To access this article you need to be a subscriber. If you are a subscriber login below.

Start your 4 week Free Trial

Register for a Music Week trial to access this article.

Sign up for your free trial to Music Week, the no 1 weekly trade magazine for anyone who needs to understand the business of music. For four whole weeks we will provide you with great, in-depth journalism that gets right inside the business of music in print and 24/7 online. With both the print and digital edition you will be able to enjoy the whole Premium experience of a subscription to Music Week - absolutely free.

Start your free trial

Subscribe

If you have previously taken a trial you will need to subscribe to access this article.

Subscribe Now
subscribe link free-trial link

follow us...