What Spotify’s Rap Caviar Says About the Music Industry — www.theringer.com
Chris Ryan and Andy Greenwald examine the current state of the music industry and the breakout success of Spotify’s Rap Caviar playlist.
According to a European Commission press release, the aim is to ensure a coherent EU approach to taxing the digital economy that supports the bloc’s key priorities of completing the Digital Single Market and ensuring the fair and effective taxation of all companies.
China is fast becoming a leading market for music — www.bandwagon.asia
The music industry may be flustered by doom and gloom stories in this post-streaming world, but the strategies of Tencent in China have undeniably …
Damon Evans wants to make Arizona the independent music capital of the world.
Entrepreneurship in Music: Muru Music — flypaper.soundfly.com
Find out how one-time Ibiza DJ Nicc Johnson plans to turn platforms like Pandora and Spotify on their head with his algorithmic AI company, Muru Music.
Spotify’s Benedik Wants To Educate Brands On Video Ad
Ed Sheeran’s Shape of You is now officially the most-streamed track of all time on Spotify, having overtaken Drake’s One Dance.
It’s no secret that streaming is driving a comeback for a recorded music industry that saw sales fall from $40 billion in 1999 to just $14.5 billion in 2014.
Pandora and SiriusXM close $480m strategic investment — www.thedrum.com
A strategic investment between satellite radio company SiriusXM and personalized streaming audio company Pandora has been finalized.