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Via San Vitale 5
Bologna, 40125, ITA
Europe HQ


Founder & CEO
Founder & COO
Engineer - Co-Founder
Engineer - Co-Founder
Legal Advisor
Head Of Application Development
API Engineer- Co-Founder


Angel, 3/2010
Seed, 4/2010
Francesco Micheli Associati
Seed, 4/2010
Paolo Barberis
Series A, 5/2011
Francesco Micheli Associati
Paolo Barberis
Convertible Note, 1/2013
Paolo Barberis
Francesco Micheli Associati




Available on iOS, Android, WP7 desktop Mac, W8 and Spotify, musiXmatch is currently the world’s largest and official Lyrics Catalogue with more than 20,000,000 users worldwide and primary destination on mobile and connected devices for Songs Lyrics passionate. musiXmatch keeps also available for developers, OEM, and Music Services an awesome Lyrics API which let them building their own service without caring about licensing agreement. musiXmatch has ensured worldwide agreement with top Music Publishers as Universal Publishing, Emi Publishing, Sony ATV, BMG, Kobalt Publishing, and thousands of indie trough Harry Fox Agency.

Recent Milestones

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    musiXmatch — musiXmatch reached 20,000,000 downloads (12/1/13)
    Posted 2/21/14 at 1:24am via
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    musiXmatch received $3.7M in Convertible Note funding. (1/19/13)
    Posted 1/20/13 at 9:33am
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    musiXmatch — musiXmatch reaches 3 mln downloads on Android, iOs and Wp7 (2/28/12)
    Posted 3/1/12 at 5:45am via
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    musiXmatch received $3.7M in Series A funding. (5/9/11)
    Posted 5/9/11 at 5:29am via
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    musiXmatch — musiXmatch nominated as Best Music Startup 2010 @TheEuropas Techcrunch Europe award (10/21/10)
    Posted 10/25/10 at 5:34am via
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    musiXmatch — musiXmatch choosen, during CTIA as 3 top music apps by Microsoft for Windows's Phone 7 Launch (10/5/10)
    Posted 10/6/10 at 2:36am via
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    musiXmatch — Release musiXmatch Developer Zone and Lyrics Alpha API (9/12/10)
    Posted 9/19/10 at 8:30am via
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    musiXmatch added Giuseppe Costantino as Engineer - Co-Founder. (4/16/10)
    Posted 4/15/10 at 8:25am
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    musiXmatch received $700k in Seed funding. (4/4/10)
    Posted 2/19/14 at 1:59am
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    musiXmatch added Francesco Delfino as API Engineer- Co-Founder. (4/1/10)
    Posted 4/12/13 at 5:27am
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    musiXmatch added Valerio Paolini as Engineer - Co-Founder. (4/1/10)
    Posted 4/15/10 at 8:27am
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    musiXmatch received $500k in Seed funding. (4/1/10)
    Posted 7/26/10 at 3:02pm
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    musiXmatch received $200k in Angel funding. (3/20/10)
    Posted 4/15/10 at 8:29am
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    musiXmatch — Launched Lyrics Beta Commercial API closing worldwide licensing agreement with Sony Atv, Universal Bmg, BMG Rights, Kobalt (1/22/10)
    Posted 1/27/11 at 12:28pm via
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    musiXmatch added Massimo Ciociola as Founder & CEO. (1/20/10)
    Posted 4/8/10 at 8:12am
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    musiXmatch added Gianluca delli Carri as Founder & COO. (1/1/10)
    Posted 5/31/10 at 10:21am



Words Matter

Added: 3/19/14


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Above: musiXmatch give the words to your voice !
Uploaded: 11/29/13


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    musiXmatch taps Universal Music Publishing Group, BMG, Kobalt Music and Sony ATV Music to Create World’s Largest Lyrics API for Developers ( [edit]
    musiXmatch reached 3 mln downloads on lyrics mobile apps ( [edit]
    MusiXmatch Aims For Bigger Slice Of Karaoke Market With Launch Of MusiXmatch Mic ( [edit]
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