darwinbeats is a global entertainment brand celebrating cultural diversity and highlighting exceptional talent.
From exclusive talent features to the latest news stories in entertainment, darwinbeats showcases artists and digital creators while celebrating diverse voices from around the world.
With creative talent vying for industry recognition, we believe that musicians and digital creators should be given every opportunity to succeed.
Through our mentorship and brand partnership programs, darwinbeats works with numerous artists, influencers and companies on some of the world’s largest digital campaigns.
Discover our media brands below and learn more about the darwinbeats legacy.
darwinbeats news publication
The darwinbeats digital publication covers the latest music and entertainment industry news. From talent features to industry insights, music videos and album releases, darwinbeats connects readers and listeners with change-makers and seeks to highlight diverse voices from around the world. darwinbeats News>>
darwinbeats works with artists and influencers throughout the year, helping them to earn revenue with their passions through brand partnerships. Our talents portal also offers a unique mentorship program to help up and coming creative talent build their online presence, and develop their personal brand – enabling them to reach millions of music listeners each year. darwinbeats Talents>>
darwinbeats’ publicity arm specializes in music PR, working with artists and brands to deliver unique experiences through the digital web. From news campaigns to social media activations and live performances, darwinbeats launches campaigns through its network of digital publishers and musical talent, helping brands develop their affinity with creative audiences. darwinbeats Publicity>>
History of darwinbeats
Originally launched in 2015 as a user-curated, indie music app, darwinbeats enabled artists to promote their latest songs and garner feedback from users. Over 9000 artists signed up to the app, enabling tracks to get up or downvoted through its unique authentic discovery features.
Acquisition and re-launch
In the summer of 2020, darwinbeats was acquired by Iconica, a UK-based media company, to continue its legacy in a new direction, while aligning the original brand’s core values in helping artists to get discovered.
darwinbeats officially re-launched in October 2020 as an online music platform with a new digital publication along with two web portals for talents and brands – darwinbeats Talents and darwinbeats Publicity.