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‘Despacito’ First Spanish Song to Hit 1 Billion Spotify Streams

Last year's Latin smash "Despacito" has become the very first Spanish-language song to reach 1 billion streams on Spotify. The song was already the...

Apple Music Adds 6 Million New Subscribers in 4 Months

Winter 2017 has been great for Apple Music. Last month Spotify said it had more than 70 million paid subscribers. The last time we...

Best Buy Stops Selling CDs and Target Wants Better Terms

Electronics big-box store Best Buy has officially said it will stop selling compact discs for music. Department store Target also said it would do...

Warner Music Quarterly Revenue Passes $1 Billion For First Time in...

Warner Music Group has just released their first quarter financials and 2018 has been good to the music conglomerate so far. For the first...

Songwriter and Producer Credits Come to Spotify Desktop

Spotify - the world's biggest streaming music platform - is confirming that it will add credit information for songwriters and producers to it's apps....

Songwriters Get 44% Boost In Streaming Royalties

There's been a lot of talk about changing copyright laws that will also change the way royalties are paid out to parties involved in...

Spotify Changes Rules for Remixes On Their Platform

Music streaming company Spotify is changing the way it credits remixers on their platform. In a blog post on their site, the company said...

US Senate Introduces Music Modernization Act

The Music Modernization Act - an attempt to sort out the mess surrounding mechanical rights payments - was just introduced into the US Senate....

Many Fearful As Spotify Public Stock Offering Approaches

Apparently many in the music and financial world are fearful of what the future of streaming giant Spotify holds as the company readies itself...

Apple Music Launching Analytics for Artists

Streaming service Apple Music announced that they will launch a new Analytics platform for music artists, mimicking a 2017 move by streaming leader Spotify....