CATEGORY: MUSIC TECH

Spotify Nears ‘Hardware’ Release To Change ‘How The World Experiences Music’

A series of new jobs ads posted by Spotify tip that the music streamer is "on its way to creating its first physical products...



AM BRIEF: Spotify Preps IPO • Gibson Crawls Back • YouTube: Revenue, Cohen’s Claims • More

TUESDAY 2.20.1​8​ Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under our More News...


MON. BRIEF: YouTube Revenue May Top $15B • Drake’s $1M Video • ILMC 30 Sells Out • More

MONDAY 2.19.1​8​ Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under our More News...


REWIND: The New Music Industry’s Week In Review

In this final visitation of the past week's major music industry events, we take another look at the Recording Academy's bogus claim that the...


Apple To Acquire Shazam For $400 Million [REPORT]

Apple is reportedly days away from acquiring music and audio recognition app Shazam for a $400 million. The startup, which had been valued as...


REWIND: The New Music Industry’s Week In Review

In this cycle back through a very much full week of music industry news, we're revisiting the rough life of corporate radio, a new...


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

This week, the most popular articles from Hypebot covered the three major mistakes musicians still continue to make on social media, Spotify's admission that...


Full Text Of Spotify, Tencent Announcement

I n a deal certain to cause concern among labels and music publishers, Spotify, China's Tencent Holdings and its subsidiary Tencent Music today announced...


Engaging Fans Via Messenger Bot: A How-To Guide

As organically reaching your fanbase via socially media has become increasingly challenging, artists may often be inclined to give up hope and instead seek...


Amazon Music Unlimited Adds 28 Countries

Amazon Music Unlimited, the third most popular music streamer in the US, is expanding to 28 new countries, mostly in Europe and and South...