Rdio Becomes One of the First Music Services to Launch on Facebook Open Graph

Now Instantly Play Music from Rdio Straight from Your Facebook Profile

SAN FRANCISCO, September 22, 2011 – Rdio (www.rdio.com), the unlimited, on-demand social music service from the creators of Skype, today announced it is one of the first music services to launch on Facebook’s new music platform. With the integration of Rdio on Facebook, Facebook users now have an additional and established platform to share their musical tastes with their friends, regardless of whether or not those friends have an Rdio account. The announcement took place today in San Francisco at f8, Facebook’s annual developer conference, during the unveiling of the company’s much anticipated music platform.

“Rdio, like Facebook, was built from the ground up as a social service so this integration is a natural fit for us,” said Drew Larner, Rdio CEO. “Music has always been a social experience and Rdio has built the best social music discovery service. By combining our social DNA with the expansive reach of the world’s largest social network, we’ve made it even easier for consumers to use Rdio to discover music and share it instantly with their Facebook friends.” Continue reading