CATEGORY: STREAMING

Tencent Music Cuts IPO In Half [REPORT]

Tencent Music Entertainment Group, China's most popular music streamer, now hopes to raise about $2 billion in a U.S. IPO, down from an original...



The Biggest Challenge Facing Music Right Now [Hisham Dahud]

"When was the last time you sat down and just… listened?" That's the question asked by Hypebot contributor Hisham Dahud. The answer for most...


YouTube Opens Paid Fan Memberships To Smaller Creators

YouTube is opening membership benefits and profits to smaller creators. Now creators with 50,000 subscribers will be able to offer their viewers a $4.99...


How Teens Influence Music Industry Trends in 2018

While the constant connectedness of today's youth has been well established, just what impact that has on the music industry is somewhat less well...


SoundCloud Streams Now Count On UK, Irish Charts

UPDATED: Streams on SoundCloud now count to the UK and Irish charts thanks to new partnerships with the Official Charts Company and the Irish...


Industry Reacts To Music Modernization Act Passage: BMI. A2IM, NMPA, SoundEx, ASCAP, RIAA, More

[UPDATE 3] The music industry was quick to react to the United States Senate's unanimous passages of S. 2823 the Music Modernization Act, a...


iOS 12 Available To Download Bringing Big Changes To Apple Music

iOS 12, Apple's updated operating system, went live today, Monday, and with it comes significant changes and improvements to Apple Music. _____________________________ Apple Music...


As "Despacito" Nears 4 Billion Views, YouTube’s Consumption vs Revenue Gap Widens [MARK MULLIGAN]

One needs look no further than "Despacito" and its almost 4 billion views to know that Latin music and Latin American audiences are growing...


As "Despacito" Nears 4 Billion Views, YouTube’s Consumption vs Revenue Gap Widens [MARK MULLIGAN]

One needs look no further than "Despacito" and its almost 4 billion views to know that Latin music and Latin American audiences are growing...


How To Pitch Music To A Spotify Playlist with Ari Herstand

Musician, author and artist advocate Ari Herstand joins Michael Brandvold and Jay Gilbert on the Music Biz Weekly podcast to discuss the different kinds...