Today, Vox Media is proud to welcome REVOLT, the multi-platform content provider from Sean “Diddy” Combs onto Chorus, the only all-in-one publishing, audience, and revenue platform built for modern media companies.
The new digital experience, which went live today and is powered by Chorus, brings more than 40 hours of original content a week including, REVOLT’s tentpole morning talk show, The Breakfast Club, featuring radio personalities Charlamagne tha God, DJ Envy and Angela Yee as well as State of the Culture with Joe Budden and co-hosts Remy Ma and Jinx and Funny AF, a new stand-up series from REVOLT featuring rising comedians sharing hilarious stories about life and Hip-Hop culture.
“As REVOLT’s content development, creation and ultimate consumption grows at record pace, Chorus allows us to evolve our experience by enhancing discovery, increasing publisher tools and expanding the monetization opportunities for advertisers within our ultra-premium environment.” said Hunter Spinks, SVP of Product.
Launched in 2013 by Sean “Diddy” Combs, REVOLT is the authentic voice of Hip Hop, embracing the culture’s raw spirit through an unfiltered lens. Unapologetically sitting at the epicenter of Hip Hop culture, REVOLT has built a strong following over the last six years, leading and living Hip Hop with content spanning music, comedy, fashion, live performances and festivals, breaking news, social justice and politics with exclusive access to the industry’s established and emerging talent.
As part of Chorus, REVOLT also joins Concert, Vox Media’s premium advertising marketplace with over 50 premium publishers and media brands, opening up revenue opportunities for the Hip Hop content provider.
“Our partnership with REVOLT is an exciting opportunity to extend Chorus’s capabilities to a content provider that reaches across platforms,” said Trei Brundrett, Vox Media Chief Operating Officer and the founder of Chorus. “We’ve spent a decade evolving Chorus for modern media companies and, more recently, for premium print partners. But video and TV content creators deserve best in class publishing tools, too. REVOLT has built a huge audience and loyal following over the last six years, and we’re excited to help them on their next bright chapter.”
REVOLT is accessible 24/7 on digital, TV and on demand across all major TV carriers including DIRECTV, AT&T U-verse TV, Charter Spectrum, Comcast Xfinity and Verizon FiOS.
This partnership with Chorus underlines the SaaS business’ ability to serve media brands of all stripes. In the last six months, Chorus has integrated digital savvy legacy newsrooms including Deseret News and the Chicago Sun-Times; and welcomed another TV-born brand, This Old House, as a customer. Chorus currently powers more than 350 sites.
ABOUT REVOLT MEDIA & TV
REVOLT is unapologetically Hip Hop, leading and living Hip Hop culture. REVOLT is the voice of the culture across platforms, engaging Millennial and Gen Z audiences, on REVOLT.tv, across social, TV and live events, through original and live content. Attracting over 50 million young people, REVOLT is accessible 24/7 on digital, TV and on demand. Founded by Sean “Diddy” Combs, REVOLT launched in broadcast in October 2013 and is available on DIRECTV, AT&T U-verse TV, Charter Spectrum, Comcast Xfinity, Verizon FiOS, CenturyLink, Altice/Suddenlink, Frontier Communications, Comporium and Cincinnati Bell, Atlantic Broadband, Hotwire, as well as OTT platforms DIRECTV Now, Sling TV, Fubo TV and Philo TV. REVOLT is also available internationally in the Bahamas, Cayman Islands, Jamaica, Barbados, Nevis, Anguilla, Monserrat, Bermuda, Aruba, St. Maarten’s, Trinidad and the U.S.V.I. Check local listings at https://revolt.tv/listings.