- Acquired by Amie Street on October 1, 2008
- Total Equity Funding
- $6.7M in 2 Rounds from 14 Investors
- Long Island City, New York
- Songza is a music streaming and recommendation service offering curated playlists based on the time of day or a user's mood or activity.
- Aza Raskin, Peter Asbill, Elliott Breece, Elias Roman, Scott Robbin
Songza predicts what you're doing or feeling and then serves an expertly-curated playlist designed to make it better.
Songza offers playlists for improving activities such as waking up, working out, commuting, concentrating, unwinding, entertaining, and sleeping. Songza’s team of music experts is comprised of journalists, critics, DJs, ethnomusicologists and musicians.
Songza has been named one of the App Store Best of 2012 by Apple, one of Time's Best Android Apps of 2013, and one of Fast Company's 2013 Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Music.
Funding Rounds (2) - $6.7MUpdate
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