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RHAPSODY CELEBRATES CONTINUED GROWTH IN FIRST QUARTER OF 2014

Now available in 32 countries, Rhapsody and Napster are among fastest growing global streaming music services Today, we announced that Rhapsody and Napster have grown the total paid global subscriber base by 63 percent year over year. In the first quarter of the year, we’ve added an average of 8,000 paid subscribers per day. Today, there are more than 1.7[...]

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Now Casting: Rhapsody and Napster on Google Chromecast

Android users unite. Rhapsody and Napster subscribers using Android can now stream their favorite music throughout their home with Google Chromecast. Chromecast makes it easy to cast your favorite playlists, tracks and stations directly to your TV by firing up your Rhapsody or Napster app and casting via your Android smartphone or tablet. When you cast Rhapsody or Napster, you[...]

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Rhapsody and Napster to Wind Down Partnership with The Echo Nest

“The Echo Nest has been a good partner for us, but we have never been completely satisfied with recommendations from any third party. As the number two music streaming service globally, we decided now is the time to invest heavily in personalization based on our experience as a pioneer in streaming music for over 13 years.” said Paul Springer, Chief[...]

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High Quality Audio

In this Tips & Tricks section of our blog, we try to answer common questions and share tips and tricks with our members. If you’re interested in uplevelling your audio quality, this one’s for you.

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No Connection? No Problem: Downloading Your Music on Rhapsody

There are so many good reasons to download your favorite songs to your devices, and we know you know them. So how do you do this as a Rhapsody member? It’s easy to keep your songs on your device, so you’ll never have to enter a no-connection zone with the same level of dread ever again. Go ahead – download as[...]

Rhapsody Radio

Welcome To Perfectly Personalized Radio

Customize Your Rhapsody Listening Experience Like Never Before Welcome to the new Rhapsody Radio, featuring more customization and personalization than ever before. With Rhapsody Radio, it’s easier than ever to create the perfect music station for any occasion. And you’ll still be able to play any song out of our catalogue of more than 20 million tracks at any time.[...]

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Best Buy Customers Will Receive One-Month Rhapsody Premier Membership Free with CD Purchase

Today, Rhapsody, the original streaming music service, announced an exclusive partnership with Best Buy that will give Best Buy customers complimentary Rhapsody membership with the purchase of a CD.  Customers will receive one-month free membership to Rhapsody Premier every time they purchase a qualifying CD in-store or online. This ongoing partnership will give Best Buy customers a way to enjoy[...]

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Rhapsody iOS App Update brings the editorial experience to mobile

Rhapsody is at it again with a major iOS app update. The latest update brings the full editorial experience directly to your mobile device, making it even easier to access music, read about up-and-coming artists and lean back with curated playlists. Rhapsody’s editors have curated exclusive editorial content that fits all of your favorites covering genres such as classical, metal,[...]

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Rhapsody for Windows 8 has arrived

Windows 8 music lovers, we’re here for you! Today at Microsoft’s Build Developer Conference, we announced the brand new Rhapsody app for Windows 8, giving Windows 8 users access to all their music on the go. The new app is available now from the Windows Store. Beautifully designed with an intuitive touch navigation interface, the Rhapsody app for Windows 8[...]

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10 Years of Hits: Rhapsody Goes Gold

The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) recently announced that streaming music will be integrated into the Gold & Platinum (G&P) Program, which awards artists for strong song and album sales. Numbers of song streams will now count toward the Gold (500,000), Platinum (1,000,000), and Diamond (2,000,000) certifications. To celebrate the announcement we dug into our archives here at Rhapsody, and[...]