Kim Dotcom reveals first details of new music service Baboom


Kim Dotcom’s next venture has been confirmed as a music service titled Baboom.

After resigning as Mega director last week, the internet entrepreneur has revealed details of the new service where artists will reportedly have “more freedom, transparency and control”.

Launching at, the site will give the public access to free music, while compensating artists through advertising revenue.

In addition, Baboom is expected to have a paid version where music fans can pay for music ad-free.

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


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...