KKBOX integrates ACRCloud’s music & humming recognition service

KKBOX partners with ACRCloud to launch music and humming recognition feature on its mobile app. The feature is available in all of the 5 regions where KKBOX service is available: Taiwan, Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore and Malaysia.

The new feature allows users to recognize music in surrounding environment and get song titles through humming then stream or download the song from KKBOX’s extensive music library.

“KKBOX continues enhancing user experience to fulfill user’s needs in various context. With Music & humming recognition feature, you can identify a song more quickly and intuitively, and then you can collect or share the song easily.” – Sophia Lin, Vice President of KKBOX Product Develop Center..

“We are very excited to partner with KKBOX to offer music and humming recognition feature to larger audiences in Asia, this feature brings a whole new experience for users to consume music.” – Tony Li, Co-Founder of ACRCloud.

KKBOX, Asia’s leading music streaming service, was established in 2004 by a group of Taiwanese software programmers with a shared passion for technology and music. With the support from more than 500 international major and local independent music labels, KKBOX features 30 million legal tracks, including the most comprehensive Asia-Pop music library, and is currently available in Taiwan, Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore and Malaysia with over 10 million users.

ACRCloud is a Beijing based comprehensive automatic content recognition provider has indexed over 40m tracks in its music fingerprinting database, and for 2015 & 2016 was ranked #1 in audio fingerprinting technology by the prestigious Music Information Retrieval Evaluation eXchange (MIREX). ACRCloud offers music recognition solution to Xiaomi and Musixmatch etc.