TriPlay acquires eMusic

TriPlay said it has acquired eMusic, a leading music discovery and download-to-own destination.

This deal makes the combined entity one of the largest, most comprehensive digital music services in the world, comparable only to Apple iTunes and Amazon with a broad offering of features including its own music store, music player and accessibility on over 14 platforms via the web and apps.

TriPlay will offer its users songs from a combined catalog of more than 25 million songs from every genre. And now, for the first time, eMusic users will have instant access to their extensive music collections, both online and offline, on any device, anywhere in the world.

A combination of cash and stock, the deal retains the executives and employees of eMusic and integrates both companies´ operations.

TriPlay is a premier cloud services company, enabling users worldwide to easily access, manage, share and enjoy their music, photos and videos across any computer, mobile phone, tablet smart TV or wearable. TriPlay is a privately held company with offices in New York and Israel.