Amuse is a digital music distribution service as well as independent record label that gives free music distribution and empowering tools to artists and their teams across the globe.
Amuse offers free digital music distribution and license deals to artists and independent labels, who retain 100% of their music ownership rights.
Amuse was founded in 2015 by Diego Farias, Andreas Ahlenius, Christian Wilsson, Guy Parry and Jimmy Brodd. The company is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, with presence in London, Miami and Bogotá.
Amuse's two main operations - digital music distribution and licensing of music. They provide musicians and other rights-holders with the opportunity to distribute, sell and stream their music through digital music stores.
Amuse's royalty advance service Fast Forward utilizes machine learning to calculate and offer users up to six months of their upcoming royalties through the Amuse smartphone application.
Amuse has raised $15.5M in Series A round on May 22, 2018. The financing was backed by Lakestar and Raine Ventures.