BandPage was a music startup based in San Francisco, California that produced the application BandPage, which powered over 500,000 artists' Facebook Pages.[1] Artists could upload and share tracks, videos, photos, and their touring schedule within Facebook.[2] In August 2010, Billboard named BandPage one of the "Top 10 Best Digital Media Startups."[3]

BandPage
BandPage Logo.jpg
Type of site
Tools & Application For Musicians
FoundedSeptember 2009; 10 years ago (2009-09)
Headquarters
San Francisco
LaunchedMarch 2010
Current statusInactive

On February 12, 2016, BandPage was acquired by Google via subsidiary YouTube for $8 million, which discontinued features on the band page editor and other website features.[4]

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  1. ^ ""Half A Million Musicians Now Rock Facebook With BandPage"". techcrunch.com.
  2. ^ "RootMusic's BandPage Makes Better Facebook Fan Pages for Bands. March 3, 2010". mashable.com.
  3. ^ "Billboard Names 10 Best Digital Music Startups. August 15, 2010". hypebot.com.
  4. ^ "YouTube Acquires BandPage For $8M To Attract Musicians With Money-Making Tools". TechCrunch. 2016-02-12. Retrieved 2016-02-13.