POSTS BY: BRUCE HOUGHTON

JAY-Z’s "4.44" Is #1 For 2nd Week Even Without Spotify, But It’s Costing The Rapper Millions

JAY-Z's "4.44" is #1 for the second week in a row, even though its still not available on Spotify, the largest streaming music service...



Vinyl Sales Are Flattening, But Why?

The income boost that many artists and labels get from vinyl record sales is in danger of shrinking. This year vinyl sales grew just...


David Zedeck Exits Live Nation To Head UTA Music

Veteran talent exec David Zedeck, Executive Vice President and President of Global Talent and Artist Development for Live Nation is leaving the company for...


AM BRIEF: How SoundCloud Drove Artists Away • Vinyl Sales Soften • 10M Protest For Net Neutrality • More

MONDAY'S 7.24.17 Music Business News From Around The Web SoundCloud plans to pay artists moved at a snail's pace.That could now be seen as...


How YouTube And Latin America Are Taking Over The Music World [Mark Mulligan]

Music industry analyst Mark Mulligan of MIDiA looks at how two trends - a growing Latin American music market and the explosive growth of...


Streaming Now Dominates U.S. Music Consumption [CHART]

Music streaming in the US is growing at a phenomenal rate. American music fans logged 284.7 billion on-demand streams in the first six months...


Cinq Music Nabs $20 Million From GoDigital For Music Rights Acquisitions, International Expansion

Cinq Music has completed a $20 million Series B rounded funded by GoDigital Media. Cinq will use the funding to purchase music rights, both...


Cinq Music Nabs $20 Million From GoDigital For Music Rights Acquisitions, International Expansion

Cinq Music has completed a $20 million Series B rounded funded by GoDigital Media. Cinq will use the funding to purchase music rights, both...


FRI. BRIEF: TIDAL Redesign • Kickass Torrents Shutters • Amazon Gets Social • Zedek To Head UTA Music • More

FRIDAY 7.21.17 Music Business News From Around The Web Remember TIDAL? It just redesigned its apps. Updated continuously under our More News...


FRI. BRIEF: TIDAL Redesign • Kickass Torrents Shutters • Amazon Gets Social • Zedek To Head UTA Music • More

FRIDAY 7.21.17 Music Business News From Around The Web Remember TIDAL? It just redesigned its apps. Updated continuously under our More News...