Google Continues Distribution Play: Music Videos

From Reuters: Internet search leader Google Inc. (GOOG.O: Quote, Profile, Research) on Monday said it signed distribution deals with Sony BMG and Warner Music Group Corp. (WMG.N: Quote, Profile, Research) to offer music videos. Deals with two of the top global music labels follow on the heels of similar…

From Reuters:

Internet search leader Google Inc. (GOOG.O: Quote, Profile, Research) on Monday said it signed distribution deals with Sony BMG and Warner Music Group Corp. (WMG.N: Quote, Profile, Research) to offer music videos.

Deals with two of the top global music labels follow on the heels of similar deals Universal Music Group signed with top online video service YouTube on Monday.

Meanwhile, we all await the landing, or fizzzling, of hurricane GooTube.

Author: John Battelle

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