SiriusXM just bought Conan O'Brien's podcast company for a cool $150m

Posted On: Jul 1, 2022   |   Posted By: iMore

SiriusXM just bought Conan O'Brien's podcast company for a cool $150m

What you need to know
SiriusXM has bought Team Coco, the podcast company from Conan O'Brien.
O'Brien and his podcasting team will move to SiriusXM.
Team Coco podcasts will still be available on other platforms.
The deal includes Team Coco and O'Brien's popular Conan O'Brien Needs a Friend podcast.
SiriusXM has announced that it has acquired Team Coco, the podcast company that was founded by Conan O'Brien. The deal will also include the hit podcast Conan O'Brien Needs a Friend , the company confirmed.
As part of the new deal SiriusXM says that it has also signed O'Brien to a five-year talent agreement, "under which he will remain host of his namesake podcast, which will continue to be available widely, and will also collaborate with SiriusXM to create and executive produce a new fulltime, original Team Coco comedy channel for SiriusXM subscribers." The deal was announced via press release with the WSJ reporting that it is thought to have been one worth a cool $150 million.
For its money, SiriusXM believes...

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