Google To Spend Millions On Its Online Music Business
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Google seems to have a steadfast approach in getting a piece of the online music business enjoyed by Apple and others. According to the latest grapevine, the search engine giant Google, is getting into the online music business is contemplating to buy a popular digital music service, narrowing their choice to either Rhapsody or Spotify.
According to sources, Google is also planning to build a music “locker” for users to store already purchased music in the cloud available for streaming on Android and other devices. However, this music locker would pose a challenge in getting the major record label companies on board with the idea. Google also has to overcome its image of letting illegal downloads happen by enabling through its search to find illegal free music online.
Sources also reveal that say Google is prepared to spend “tens of millions” of dollars to get them to warm up to their plans.3