NEW YORK Ad-supported music service SpiralFrog
said on Monday it had signed a licensing agreement to offer
compositions from Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC via its Web
SpiralFrog said the agreement is key to expanding its
collection of legal music downloads, as music publishers like
Sony Corp (6758.T) affiliate Sony/ATV ensure that songwriters
and composers are compensated.
SpiralFrog offers free song downloads as long as users
agree to watch advertisements while the music is loaded. The
company now operates in the United States and Canada, with more
than 800,000 song downloads on offer.