Taylor Swift Sold a Million Copies of an Album That Didn’t Need Hits
Figures confirm that 'Reputation' was 2017's best-selling album, but tell another story about the loyalty of Swift's fans.
Inside YouTube's Hitmaking Electronic Music Channels
The founders of UKF Dubstep, Mr. SuicideSheep, La Belle Musique and more on the history and future of their platforms.
SoundCloud Announces New Music Recommendation Feature Called The Upload
It uses machine learning to collect new music you might like in one place.
SoundCloud Launches $5 Subscription Streaming Service
The streaming platform has introduced a mid-price ad-free service with access to 120 million songs.
UK Vinyl Sales at 25-Year High
Over 3.2 million units were sold in 2016, which is 53% more than the previous year's figures.
Amazon Launches Music Streaming Service
Its pricing goes as low as $3.99 per month.
ANOHNI Said She Regrets Working with Apple on "Drone Bomb Me" Video
"My being bought as a politically outspoken artist is a more potent advertising tool for Apple than a 100 more explicit ads."
Spotify Might Be Acquiring SoundCloud
According to Financial Times, the Swedish streaming giant is readying a potential "checkmate" move that will prove rather daunting for their competition.
People Are Streaming Music on Audio Platforms More Than Video Platforms for the First Time
On-demand streams in the US market are also up 58.3% from a year ago.
Playboy Now Has A Music Streaming Service
And, of course, models will be involved.
Spotify Employee Salaries Grow 152% as Musicians Struggle in Age of Streaming
This week the company released its 2015 financial findings, and the average employee is making $168,747.
SoundCloud May Block All DJ Mixes That Aren't Fully Cleared
An anonymous source has claimed that a "significant and serious" round of limitations is on the horizon.