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FREE Google Home Mini Smart Speaker For All Current and New Spotify Premium, Family Subscribers

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TUE. BRIEF: Sandbox +$11M • Live Nation Gets Groot • Apple Antitrust Probe • Spotify ‘One Fail Away’ • More

TUESDAY 10.22.19 Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under the More News tab ...


Spotify’s New Replay Playlist: New Algorithms Create Benefits For Fans, Artists, Labels

In this piece, Kristen Westcott Grant explores the evolving role of data algorithms in the streaming industry, and how Spotify's continued rollouts of new...


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...


YouTube, Merchbar Partner For Artist Merch, Vinyl Sales

YouTube and Merchbar have partnered to bring official merchandise sales to the platform. Merchbar has a similar deal with Spotify. Artists with an Official...


Former Busker Tones and I #1 In 16 Markets with Help From Spotify’s Global Editorial Team

Australian busker-turned-breakout-artist Tones and I, whose single “Dance Monkey” is #1 on Spotify’s Global Chart, is the first Australian to achieve this position. The...


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,...