CATEGORY: #PANDORA

Court Approves Pandora Appeal Of Pre-1972 Recordings Suit Due To Music Modernization Act

Last week the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals told a lower federal court to reconsider Pandora's bid to negate a class-action lawsuit over the...



REWIND: The New Music Industry’s Week In Review

In our flip back through a full week of music industry news, we look back at CD Baby and Dash Go's expansion into India,...


TOP POSTS: This Week’s Most Read Posts On Hypebot

Some of the most popular and often read articles on Hypebot this week covered how money flows from music streams into the actual artist's...


CD Baby, Dash Go Expand Into India

CD Baby has expanded into India, the world's 15th largest recorded music market, according to the IFPI. The news arrives on the heels of...


Remembering Digial Music Pioneer Jay Frank: His Hypebot Articles & Interviews

UMG senior executive Jay Frank, who passed away this week, was a digital music visionary. Frank often understood streaming's long term effects on artists...


How Does The Money Flow From Music Streaming To Artists, Music Industry?

Now accounting for 75% of total music industry revenue, there's no denying that streaming is now the dominant form of music consumption. That said,...


Deezer Signs With Targetspot, Flirts With IPO

[UPDATED] Deezer, has signed a two year deal with Targetspot, the digital audio ad platform, to be the exclusive seller of the music streaming...


CD Baby, Tunecore Add China For DIY Music Distribution

Tunecore and CD Baby have each just added China's largest streaming music service - Tencent Music, its subsidiaries and partners - to their indie...


REWIND: The New Music Industry’s Week In Review

As we look back in on another busy week of music industry events, we review TIDAL's executive staffing changes, the return of 'vintage sound'...


What Streaming Services Pay Per Stream

Even to industry insiders, determining what exactly each streaming service pays out per stream can be a confusing and complex process, with each platform...