we7, a cloud-based music streaming service in the U.K., closed a new round of funding that will allow the company to expand into Europe and continue to grow in the U.K. and Ireland. Using we7, 3 million unique users each month create personal radio stations with specific artist or song requests, and stream music from a library containing more than 7 million songs. we7 radio is available on mobile and online.
The funding was provided by Peter Gabriel and Eden Ventures, as well as new investors Qualcomm, Inc. and Pentech Ventures. GP Bullhound advised the funding round. we7 hopes that by expanding its team and its locations, it will gain listeners from the mass market communities.