Oldies But Goodies: Streaming Makes Catalogue Records New Again — blog.chartmetric.io
Since 2014, digital music streaming put on its big boy pants and buoyed the recorded music business into its third year of rising global revenue. As if that weren’t good enough news already, fans…
Mexico City Is 'Streaming Music Capital,' According to Spotify — www.billboard.com
There are more Spotify listeners in the Mexican metropolis than New York or London.
Music streaming farms are real and there’s video to prove it! — stoneyroads.com
The video is cooked!
Tencent Music May Push Its $2 Billion IPO Into 2019: Report — www.billboard.com
China-based Tencent Music Entertainment and its advisers are reportedly in talks to push its $2 billion IPO into 2019, rather than face a tech-weary market.
The world of data analytics is a very fine-tuned one.
Meek Mill teams up with Tidal, Puma and Foot Locker — musically.com
We’ve seen artists do exclusives with streaming service Tidal before, but US rapper Meek Mill is doing something a bit more interesting with his upcoming ‘Championships’ album. That includes involving a pair of other partners: sports brand Puma and retail chain Foot Locker.
SiriusXM's Acquisition of Pandora Approved in Europe, Where Neither Service Is Available — www.billboard.com
Neither SiriusXM nor Pandora operate on the continent of Europe, and neither have plans to expand into those territories any time soon, sources tell Billboard. So why did the acquisition require approval under the competition laws of Germany and Austria?
In the age of digital music, vinyl is making a comeback.
Taylor Swift wins hearts as the Robin Hood of music streaming — www.irishtimes.com
By signing a deal with Universal Music, the star has ensured all UMG artists will get a proper share in royalties from Spotify