Passengers flying with Emirates are now able to access global music streaming service, Deezer, which has created more than 20 playlists, including Arabic, for the airline’s in-flight entertainment system, ice.
Tarek Mounir, CEO, MENA and Turkey, Deezer, said: “It’s great to work closely with Emirates one of, if not the best airline in the world, to take our expertly-curated playlists to the skies. Music has the power to transport us and our curated music selection aims to get listeners to feel the thrill of discovery that comes from visiting a new destinations and new experiences.”
Patrick Brannelly, division VP customer experience, Emirates, added: “We welcome playlists by Deezer on ice. Movies and TV are super popular onboard, but a core of our customers love music. Emirates has supported the industry for many years by working with artists and record labels. Now we are pleased to be building relationships with music streaming services.”