TouchTunes Renews Exclusive Jukebox License With The Beatles
New York, May 9, 2016 – TouchTunes, the largest in-venue interactive music and entertainment platform in over 65,000 bars and restaurants across North America, today announced the renewal of their exclusive jukebox license of The Beatles. The band’s 13 legendary studio albums, along with The Beatles' two-volume 'Past Masters' compilation, the classic 'Red' and 'Blue' collections, the '1' hits collection, and the 'LOVE' album, will continue to be available on TouchTunes jukeboxes and mobile app in the U.S. and Canada. In addition, TouchTunes has added ‘Anthology Highlights,’ a 23-track collection of essential songs from The Beatles’ ‘Anthology, Volumes 1-3’ audio releases.
"TouchTunes remains dedicated to providing the best possible music experience for our customers,” said Charles Goldstuck, TouchTunes’ Chairman and CEO. "With our coverage of The Beatles, the most iconic band of all time, we continue to deliver on that promise.”
Since April 2012, when The Beatles first debuted on TouchTunes, the most played Beatles song has been “Come Together.” Other popular Beatles tracks on TouchTunes include “Here Comes The Sun,” “Hey Jude,” “With A Little Help From My Friends,” and “Twist and Shout.”
TouchTunes is the largest in-venue interactive music and entertainment platform, featured in over 65,000 bars and restaurants across North America and 74,000 globally. TouchTunes' platform provides location-based digital solutions that encourage social interactions through shared experiences. Music is at the core of TouchTunes' experience with millions of songs played daily across the network and a mobile app that lets users find nearby jukebox locations, create playlists, and control the music in-venue directly from their phone. The mobile app is available on the iOS and Android platforms and has been downloaded over 4.8 million times. TouchTunes' award-winning products and services also include an integrated photo booth, the first fully licensed commercial karaoke system and an interactive TV messaging and engagement solution. TouchTunes Media is a highly scalable digital out-of-home activation platform that provides targeted advertising and promotional opportunities for consumer brands. TouchTunes is headquartered in New York City, with offices in Chicago, Montreal and London. For more information visit www.touchtunes.com, or visit our Facebook and Twitter social channels.