Amazon Music Is Buying Wondery

Wondery, an innovative podcast publisher has signed an agreement to join Amazon Music.

Recently, Amazon announced its big acquisition in the podcast market, Wondery, an innovative podcast publisher with a track record of creating and producing top-rated podcasts.

Amazon unveiled that Wondery has signed an agreement to join Amazon Music. The company said that with Amazon Music, Wondery will offer even more high-quality, innovative content and bring a world of entertainment and knowledge to their audiences, wherever they listen.

Source: Amazon

Amazon launched podcasts in September this year and now together with Wondery, the company believes to accelerate the growth and evolution of podcasts. According to Amazon, Wondery is already delighting audiences with its collection of immersive podcasts, and is evolving this entertainment medium into a truly new and exciting experience. This acquisition will change nothing for Wondery-listeners, and they’ll continue to access Wondery podcasts through a variety of providers. 

"Our commitment to podcasts, our focus on high quality audio with the Amazon Music HD tier, and our recent partnership with Twitch to bring live streaming into the app, make Amazon Music a premiere destination for creators." wrote Amazon.

Along with Wondery, Amazon said that, it will continue to bring more listeners to streaming as the company expands selection and ensures that Amazon is a destination for customers to find, discover, and listen to the creators and artists they enjoy.