Pandora is bringing SiriusXM into the modern music age by first launching a new resigned app that was leaps and bounds over what SiriusXM had been using. Then SiriusXM live radio and OnDemand content became available on smart speakers which is something users have wanted for years.
SiriusXM then added Apple Airplay and Google Chromecast support to their app which is another feature uses of SiriusXM have wanted for years. Then SiriusXM decided to add hundreds of on demand playlists based on popular stations.
Now SiriusXM and Pandora have launched Pandora NOW which is the first station that combines the technology of Pandora with the huge music library of SiriusXM. On SiriusXM blog it says
“Pandora NOW brings SiriusXM subscribers and Pandora listeners the hottest songs and newest releases from hit artists including Cardi B, Ariana Grande, Post Malone, Khalid, Dua Lipa, Bad Bunny, and more. The best part? Listeners get to say which songs make the cut: Pandora NOW is refreshed daily with tracks that are voted most popular by millions of your Pandora Thumbs.
To celebrate today’s launch, multi-platinum R&B superstar artist Khalid, one of Pandora’s most-played artists, came to SiriusXM’s Rockefeller Center studios to push the button making Pandora NOW live.”
For SiriusXM subscribers check it out on Channel 3 and Pandora ad-supported and Plus listeners check out the interactive station. For Pandora Premium listeners check out the curated playlist. SiriusXM promises more from Pandora soon.