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Why Does Spotify Still Separate New York City Listening Data by Borough?

  16.07.2018   Admin   Industry   No comments

No other major streaming service — across Apple Music, Tidal, Pandora, Deezer, etc. — breaks down Big Apple listening data in this manner. Through increasingly detailed dashboards and resources like Spotify

Drake drops highly anticipated ‘Fire In The Booth’ freestyle

  15.07.2018   Admin   Industry   No comments

Drizzy goes in. Drake appeared on BBC Radio 1xtra with Charlie Sloth to drop his long-overdue and much hyped ‘Fire In The Booth’ freestyle. “A moment even when we’re not here no more”,

Latin Women Take The Reins: Insights From the Latin Alternative Music Conference

  14.07.2018   Admin   Events, Industry   No comments

Executives and artists spoke about proactively creating change and opportunity. Expect a sea change in the Latin music business as women both on and offstage assume leadership roles and fight

Ella Mai’s ‘Boo’d Up’ Hits No. 1 on Adult R&B Songs Chart NEWS

  13.07.2018   Admin   Industry   No comments

Ella Mai’s “Boo’d Up” conquers another radio format as it rises 2-1 to crown the Adult R&B Songs airplay chart for the first time. The tune leads the July 14-dated list, spurred by a big 27

300 Entertainment Hires Aimie Vaughan-Früehe as SVP, Promotion: Exclusive

  12.07.2018   Admin   Industry   No comments

The independent record label 300 Entertainment announced the hire of music industry veteran Aimie Vaughan-Früehe as svp, promotion, on Thursday (July 12). In her new position, she will lead all of the promotion initiatives

Spotlight: IAMSOUND CEO Niki Roberton on Building a Home for Creative Directors Who Work With Haim, Tinashe, SOPHIE & More

  8.07.2018   Admin   Industry   No comments

“The term creative director — about five years ago, people were like, ‘Oh no, only very rich artists can afford that.’” Los Angeles-based record label IAMSOUND has been best known

Donald Glover, Record Label Dispute Childish Gambino Royalties

  7.07.2018   Admin   Industry   No comments

The artist was signed to Glassnote Records from 2011 to 2017. Glassnote Records, the label that’s home to such critically lauded acts as Phoenix and Aurora, is asking a New

Bad Bunny Reacts to His First Hot 100 No. 1: ‘Latinos Will Conquer the World’

  5.07.2018   Admin   Industry   No comments

The number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, dated July 7, is occupied by “I Like It” by Cardi B, J Balvin and Bad Bunny. Of course, the reactions were not long in coming from

Ed Sheeran Sued For $100 Million Over Supposed Song Similarity

  3.07.2018   Admin   Industry   No comments

Ed Sheeran’s syrupy, Grammy-winning single “Thinking Out Loud” is now at the center of two lawsuits. The ginger troubadour was first sued over the hit song last year by the heirs of

Spotify Tests Ad-Skipping Option for Free Users in Australia

  2.07.2018   Admin   Industry   No comments

As of Monday (July 2), free Spotify users in Australia will be able to start skipping ads as a part of the company’s new Active Media initiative. This innovative feature allows users