CD Baby Partners w/Alliance Entertainment to Expand Distribution

Indie Music Powerhouse CD Baby Partners with Alliance Entertainment to Expand Distribution

CD Baby, the world’s largest online
distributor of independent music, is thrilled to announce a new
partnership with Alliance Entertainment, the largest wholesale
distributor of home entertainment audio, video, and software in the
United States. CD Baby’s catalog of almost 400k titles from over a
quarter million artists around the world will now be available for
purchase at all online and brick & mortar retail outlets affiliated
with Alliance. Alliance has a market-share leading account base that
includes Independent Retailers, Big Box Retailers, .com sites, and
Vendor Managed accounts in the US.

Portland, OR (PRWE May 08, 2012

In the first phase of this partnership, CD Baby has delivered over 5000 of its top-selling titles to Alliance,
but this is just the beginning; the scope of the partnership is set for
major expansion. In the coming months, Alliance will offer CD Baby’s
entire eligible, in-stock music catalog (more than 260k SKUs at any
given time).

“The past 10 years has seen an explosion in music discovery options,”
says CD Baby president Brian Felsen. “It’s more important than ever
that an artist’s music be made available through every possible channel—
social sharing, download, streaming, direct fulfillment, and physical
retail; you just never know how a new fan will first encounter your
music, or how they prefer to purchase music. That’s why CD Baby’s
partnership with Alliance will be incredibly helpful for independent
artists. Distribution to the mega retailers was the last piece in the
puzzle for CD Baby to ensure our artists’ music is available

Alliance president Mike Davis adds, “CD Baby’s excellent services and
customer support have helped them build a huge amount of trust with the
artist community; Alliance strives to forge online and brick &
mortar retail partnerships with companies that exhibit this level of
service and trust. We’re extremely happy to partner with CD Baby on what
will be a quality end-to-end experience– from the artist selling the
music, right through to retail discovery, purchase, and ownership of
recorded media.”

CD Baby is the largest digital distributor of independent music in the world. CD Baby
distributes over 4 million tracks to dozens of music retailers
including iTunes, Amazon, Google Music, Rhapsody, and Spotify, and pays
artists weekly for their product sales. From their Portland, OR
headquarters, CD Baby warehouses and ships over 360,000 independent CD
titles to a customer base that spans the entire globe. The company also
offers other services to musicians such as the ability to accept credit
cards at shows, web hosting through their sister company HostBaby, and eBook distribution through BookBaby.

MORE News on T.U.M.S.!

R&B Singer Tanya Nolan Releases New Self-Titled Album | WATCH NEW VIDEO for Single "Synergy!"
NEW VOICES! Songstress Renay Releases New Album "Pure Love" | WATCH NEW VIDEO for Single "Wanna Shar...
"Oscar, With Love" Tribute Deluxe Limited Edition 5-LP Set Arrives Feb. 21st, 2020
Vocalist Mahalia Fontaine Releases New Single "Empires" on Feb. 21st, 2020 | LISTEN!
Pastor Mike, Jr. Reaches #1 on Billboard Gospel Airplay Chart with Single "Big" | LISTEN!
Deborah Cox Releases Official Music Video for Single "Easy Way" | Co-Stars in New Film Influence Pre...
EXCLUSIVE STREAM! LISTEN to Saxophonist Vincent Ingala’s Entire New Album “Echoes Of The Heart” from...
Trumpeter Marquis Hill Releases New Album "Love Tape: With Voices" on Feb. 14th, 2020 | LISTEN to Si...
Saxophonist Jimmy Greene to Release New Album "While Looking Up" on April 3rd, 2020
Charlie Wilson Releases Official Music Video for Single "Forever Valentine" | WATCH!
Gregory Porter Releases New Single "If Love Is Overrated" | WATCH NEW VIDEO!
Singer Rexy* Releases New Music Video for Single "All Our Lives" | WATCH!
Vocalist Cynthia Scott Releases New Single "Sweet Valentine" | LISTEN!
Vocalist Gloria Reuben & Guitarist Marty Ashby Releases New Album "For All We Know" on Feb. 14th, 20...
Little Steven Announces Remastered Vinyl Edition Of Landmark Protest Album, 'Sun City' | Coming Marc...
Boney James to Release New Album "Solid" on April 17th, 2020 | Announces New Tour Dates
Singer Antoine Dunn to Release New Album "Everything" on Feb. 14th, 2020 | LISTEN to New Single "I'm...
Singer Isaac Carree Releases New Single "Legend" | WATCH NEW VIDEO! Album "No Risk, No Reward" Drops...
Nina Simone's Album "Fodder On My Wings" Reissued on LP & CD/Digital | Coming April 3rd, 2020 | WATC...
Pianist/Keyboardist Connie Han to Release New Album "Iron Starlet" on April 10th, 2020
Jody Watley to Release New EP "Winter Nights"
Pianist Bob Baldwin to Release 31st New Album "Henna" on Feb. 7th, 2020 | LISTEN to New Single "Long...
Sy Smith Releases New Official Music Video for "Camelot" | WATCH!
NEW VOICES! Singer Maurice Smith Releases New Single "I Still Believe" | LISTEN!
Guitarist Chris Standring to Release New Album "Real Life" on March 20th, 2020 | WATCH VIDEO for "Is...
Rissi Palmer Releases New Official Music Video for "You Were Here (Sage's Song)" | WATCH!
Mali Music Releases New Single "Let Go" | LISTEN!
Kandace Springs to Release New Album "The Women Who Raised Me" on March 27th, 2020 | WATCH NEW VIDEO...
Saxophonist Wayne Escoffery to Release New Album "The Humble Warrior" on April 10th, 2020
Missy Elliott And H.E.R. Join Forces For Pepsi Zero Sugar Super Bowl LIV Commercial | WATCH VIDEO!
NEW VOICES! Singer Sunshyn Releases New Single "Promised Me" on Feb. 1st, 2020 | LISTEN!
Singer Luther Barnes Releases New Single "Look To The Hills" | LISTEN! New Album Drops Spring 2020
Guitarist Lawson Rollins Releases New Album "True North" | LISTEN!
Keyboardist Lisa Addeo's New Single "Listen To This" Reaches #1 on Billboard's Smooth Jazz Chart
Jazz in Pink feat. Gail Jhonson Releases New Single "Joy, Joy" feat. Kim Waters | New Album Coming S...
Reggae Singer Jonathan Emile Releases New Album "Spaces-In-Between" | WATCH VIDEO for Single "Try A ...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *