The new Childish Gambino album is out—check out our review here—making it the last major release of 2016, barring any Beyoncé-style surprises in the next four weeks. Listen to the album below via Apple Music and Spotify. Continue reading
What's that you say? You don't know what pop music is anymore since you don't have a radio and you mostly just listen to your Discovery playlist on Spotify? [ more › ]
Spotify revealed the top artists, songs and albums on its platform in 2016.
Sound Bites: J.Cole's new album already has a documentary about it, Drake is hella popular on Spotify and that new Childish Gambino is trippy AF.
1. Take a long hard look at yourself. What kind of music do you make? Pop or genre tunes? If you don’t see your music fitting in with the Spotify Top 50, you probably don’t need a label, you need a COMMUNITY! A group of active talkers who live for the music, like the Americana […] The post Modern Marketing appeared first on Lefsetz Letter.
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Friday 12.2.16 Music Business News From Around The Web The launch of Napster powered iHeartRadio and news that Spotify may be near profitability, have the potential to trully reshape the streaming landscape. Updated continuously under our More News tab
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After previously dropping the singles “Me and Your Mama” and “Redbone,” Childish Gambino (alias Donald Glover) has released his third album Awaken, My Love! Stream it below via Spotify: Glover first hinted at new Gambino music in brief snippets that appeared in his acclaimed sitcom Atlanta. Then after dropping the two lead singles, he continued to promote […]
As the streaming wars rage on Spotify is attempting to raise the bar on its original material. For its latest venture, the popular music streaming service is teaming up with featured artists to create original, in-house recordings, which...Show More Summary
Spotify says 2016 was a year of discovering new music and artists. On Thursday morning, the streaming service revealed its annual list of the year's biggest artists, albums, songs, and trends across the globe. While the most-streamed...Show More Summary
Music streaming services have traditionally been huge money losers, based on recent financial filings. But Spotify may be closer to profitability than thought, based on comments from a prominent Spotify board member and investor. ___________________________________ Spotify is increasingly focused on profitability and could become profitable as early as next year,...
Watch out, Spotify, iHeartRadio is coming for your streams. The company has launched a music-streaming service, called iHeartRadio All Access, that's currently in beta. And iHeartRadio isn't taking on the competition unarmed, as All Access is powered by Napster, née Rhapsody, née Napster. The service comes not only to compete ... More »
If it seems that Aoife O’Donovan has constantly been on tour of late that perception is understandable. She spent a good portion oaf 2016 touring in support of her sophomore album, ‘In The Magic Hour.’ Instead of taking 2015 off O’Donovan will embark on a 21-city tour, entitled the Release ‘The Hounds tour’, that will […]
Building up a brand and customer base for a market as diverse as the US is challenging enough. Some CMOs, however, have been tasked with building a global brand.
Music streaming service Spotify, one of Europe's most valuable tech start-ups, could start to become profitable as early as next year, said a board member who was also one of the company's first investors.
He topped the list with 4.7 billion streams.
Witch House, World Meditation and Dangdut are among the ten that top the list of new genres emerging in 2016 on Spotify. The music streamer did not share stats, but each is clearly worth paying attention to for any serious music junky or forward thinking music executive. ________________________ Top 10...
Also, Witch House is an up-and-coming genre