13.6C
Delhi
Thursday, January 21, 2021

Audible Suno brings latest audio show to your smartphone

- Advertisement -

Audible Suno brings latest audio show to your smartphoneMumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) Amazon subsidiary Audible, a leading seller and producer of audio entertainment and audiobooks, on Thursday introduced a new service called “Audible Suno” created exclusively for the listeners in India.

Available for free download on Android devices, Audible Suno offers more than 60 original and exclusive series in both Hindi and English, the company said in a statement.

Each show comprises short, easy-to-digest episodes featuring stars like Amitabh Bachchan (Kaali Awaazein), Katrina Kaif, Karan Johar (Picture Ke Peechhe), Anil Kapoor, Farhan Akhtar, Mouni Roy, Anurag Kashyap, Tabu, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Diljit Dosanjh, Vir Das and Vicky Kaushal.

“Audible Suno is a world-first for Audible, and reflects our commitment to creating exceptional entertainment for our Indian customers,” said Audible founder and CEO Don Katz.

READ ALSO:  Cybercriminals using enterprise-based strategies for phishing

Bachchan (who’ll be part of Kaali Awaazein) said that audio is an incredibly powerful yet thus far under-utilised entertainment medium in India.

“It is exciting that Audible is poised to change that. It is breaking new grounds with spoken-word entertainment, showcasing a wide range of deeply Indian stories told by some of India’s most famous voices,” said Bachchan.

“The series featuring my voice, Kaali Awaazein, is a fictional psychological thriller inspired by ghost stories and supernatural sightings, designed with immersive 3D sound to make these stories come alive on Audible Suno,” said the superstar.

The Audible Suno app is now available for download for free on devices that run Android 4.4 onwards. iOS users in India can access Audible Suno content for free as well via the current iOS Audible app.

READ ALSO:  Data usage in India to increase more by 2022: Report

“With Audible Suno, I am thrilled by the opportunity to create cutting-edge audio entertainment in a completely new format. Audible Suno has inspired me to push the envelope when it comes to storytelling, harnessing the power of audio,” said Thriller Factory director and presenter Anurag Kashyap.

READ ALSO:  Infosys, Microsoft to offer solutions for digital shift

The range of fiction series includes horror (Kaali Awaazein), romance/relationships (Matrimonial Anonymous and Piya Milan Chowk), and suspense (Thriller Factory), while the comedy series on Audible Suno features India’s funniest comedian (The Unexperts by Abish Mathew).

Non-fiction series includes interviews with some of the country’s biggest stars (Kissa Khwabon Ka, Picture Ke Peechhe); socially relevant series that explore topics like mental health, sex education and the rights of the LGBTQI+ community (Azaad Awaaz, SentiMental).

Dale Carnegie (translated in Hindi), Om Swami, Radhakrishnan Pillai and Divya Prakash Dubey are among the top authors featured on Audible Suno.

India Updates
India Updates is an independent news & Information website. Follow us for regular updates on News and Information.

Follow Us On

Related News

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Trending Topics In India

Covid 19 India Updates

Trending News In India

Trending Showbiz

Trending Sports

Latest Trending News In India

India 5G smartphone shipments to hit 38 mn units in 2021

New Delhi, Jan 21 (IANS): A decline in the price of 5G-ready smartphones will take the shipments of 5G handsets in India to 38 million...

Raging Bull: Sensex crosses 50K, global cues, budgetary hopes power ascent

Mumbai, Jan 21 (IANS) Positive global cues and expectations of healthy quarterly results along with that of a supportive Union Budget FY22 powered the...

Google Lens passes 500mn installs on the Play Store

New Delhi, Jan 21 (IANS) Google Lens, one of the several free useful tools provided by the company, has crossed more than 500 million...

Google News Showcase reaches 450 publications in 12 countries

New Delhi, Jan 21 (IANS) The Google News Showcase has reached nearly 450 publications across a dozen countries, the majority of which are local...