Deezer has been added to Facebook Portal TV

Facebook’s new TV platform has added Deezer for unlimited music streaming from millions of tracks and thousands of podcasts.

Deezer is now available to stream on Facebook Portal TV and is coming to all other Portal devices in early 2020. The addition brings music streaming to the social media website’s smart speaker like platform with an added focus on social communication.

Deezer brings unlimited streaming from the entirety of Deezer’s music catalogue onto the platform. In addition, all of their podcasts and radio stations will be available to play as well.

When playing from Deezer the TV will show album artwork and lyrics alongside the playback. It works with Alexa voice command so you can control your playback using your voice with Facebook Portal.

Deezer’s Chief Product and Growth Officer, Stefan Tweraser said: “A smart device that is also part of the biggest social network in the world changes the game. You can enjoy music and shows with your family without having to be on your phone. Our library of 56 million tracks is there for you with just a few simple commands.

“It doesn’t matter if you’re cooking, having a night in or getting ready for a party. Just enjoy your time and let us bring the entertainment.”

How to set up Deezer on your Facebook Portal Device
  1. Open “Portal apps” and find Deezer on your Portal device
  2. Tap on “Get it” to download the Deezer app
  3. Use the smart login, or enter your username and password to enjoy music on Deezer
  4. (You can’t create a new Deezer account from the Portal devices, you can only log into an existing account)
  5. Once you download the app and log in to your Deezer account, you can start using Deezer on Facebook Portal

Portal TV is available in the US, Canada, France, UK, Spain, Italy, Australia, and New Zealand.

Head of Social Media and Marketing, RouteNote

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