Spotify is going to war with Apple
The music-streaming service has long been frustrated about the way Apple handles subscriptions in its App Store.
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How Tidal may have juiced streaming numbers for albums by Kanye and Beyoncé
An alleged whistle-blower leaked data to the Norwegian paper Dagens Naeringsliv, which appears to show that numbers were inflated by 320 million listens.
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 percent more than the previous year's figures.
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.