in talks with Warner Music Group and Sony Music Group

Facebook has signed a multi-year licensing deal with Universal Music Group for users to upload music by UMG artists to their videos on the platform, as well as Instagram and Oculus. According to Facebook, this will be the first step of many, as it also intends to introduce ‘music-based products’ on the platform. According to sources, Facebook is also in talks with Warner Music Group and Sony Music Group to allow artist’s music to be uploaded legally as way.