France’s Believe Acquires mTunes

October 08, 2008 / By Aymeric Pichevin, Paris Paris-based digital music distribution and marketing service Believe Digital has acquired German digital distribution company mTunes for an undisclosed sum. Founded in 2003, MTunes distributes a catalog of 100,000 tracks from about 800 independent record labels. MTunes will now operate under the Believe brand. Overall, Believe now … Read More

Believe at PopKomm 2008

Believe will be present at PopKomm 2008. Contact us to have a meet : Denis Ladegaillerie –Believe CEO –  Nicolas Laclias – Head of A&R  –  Luca Stante – Italian office manager –  Mario Lehmann– Germany A&R – 

Believe in

“According to Believe president and founder Denis Ladegaillerie, the first two days’ results are surprisingly good. Download traffic has been high, and average price paid was about €6.50 ($9.60). About 75% of customers paid for the downloads. Without revealing exact details, Ladegaillerie adds that a large number of customers paid between €7 and €8 ($11.87), … Read More

Believe in ‘Playbill Arts’

“Hendricks’s offer of Endless Pleasures, which features works by Handel and Purcell, for free is “a first for a classical music artist,” said Believe, her digital distributor. The recording is under Arte Verun, the label Hendricks founded last year to “ensure production and the best possible distribution of her works.” By Kevin Shihoten 26 Nov … Read More

Signature of several new artists and acceleration of our international roll-out plan

Believe, the leading digital pan-European label, is proud to announce that it has recently signed digital distribution and promotion deals with several prestigious artists and labels, including Arte Verum (Belgium), the label created by Barbara Hendricks, Fargo (France), home of Andrew Bird and Emily Loizeau, Blanco y Negro (Spain), the leading Spanish dance music label, … Read More

Believe makes its entire catalogue of 70,000 tracks available in MP3 format

Following the successful release of top 5 digital single “U-Turn (Lili)” by Aaron in MP3 format on the service in France in October 2006,  Believe, has agreed to make its entire catalogue of 70.000 tracks available in MP3 format to all major download services in France, including FnacMusic and VirginMega. This decision taken in … Read More