Last August, Apple Music was updated with a new section in Browse curated by Deutsche Grammophon, one of the biggest classical music labels in the world.
Streaming Has Led Music’s Rebound, But How Many Potential Subscribers Are Left? — www.billboard.com
Recorded-music executives have good reason to feel bullish about their industry’s comeback, but hold the champagne.
Stalking Last.fm Streams On Spotify — hackaday.com
Back in the early days of social media and Web 2.0, Last.fm was one of the premier music sites on the internet. With a huge library containing what felt like every song ever, along with an excellen…
YouTube Music Launches in the Already-Saturated Indian Music Market — And Undercuts Spotify’s Bottom-Scraping Prices — www.digitalmusicnews.com
Facing a high number of competitors, YouTube Music, Music Premium, and Premium have launched in India, at a slightly cheaper cost than Spotify.
Why Spotify is such an awkward—and necessary—critic of Apple's power. — slate.com
All aboard the anti-monopoly starship.
Dean Lewis Named Apple Music's 'Up Next' Artist as 'Be Alright' Hits No. 1 on Adult Pop Songs Chart — www.billboard.com
Australian singer/songwriter Dean Lewis was dubbed Apple Music’s newest ‘Up Next’ artist. Lewis joins a class of emerging talent, with other ‘Up Next’ alumni including 6LACK, Juice WRLD, H.E.R., Bad Bunny, Billie Eilish, Khalid, and Daniel Caesar.
Since their introduction, streaming services have grown to become the primary platform for music consumption within the North American and European music markets.
As a teenager Ek built websites for pocketmoney but was quickly earning 50k a month. Later he was involved with the popular Torrent program UTorrent.
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Songtrust appoints Co-Founder Joe Conyers III as Chief Strategy Officer — www.musicbusinessworldwide.com
He has been General Manager for the last eight years