Spotify CEO tries to clear up handling of R. Kelly situation — www.cnet.com
The new policy wasn’t about punishing one individual, Daniel Ek says.
Google Tries, Tries Again With New YouTube Music Service — www.forbes.com
YouTube Music is the latest in a series of attempts by Google to create a compelling subscription music service.
An interesting, telling moment in time: both Apple Music and Spotify are looking for a hip-hop expert to help guide their respective platforms in New York City.
SiriusXM announced that it will broadcast performances and backstage interviews from The Governors Ball Music Festival in New York City from Friday, June 1 through Sunday June 3, across its SiriusXMU and other channels.
Why Spotify's IPO could bring more innovation to music technology — www.techrepublic.com
After the IPO in April, Jeff Yasuda, CEO of Feed.fm, talked with TechRepublic about why Spotify’s success is good for the business of music.
Can Subscription Streaming Save the Music Industry? — www.morganstanley.com
After 15 years, the music industry may have found its digital savior in subscription streaming thanks to new opportunities from smart speakers and cars.
Music Choice Accused of 'One of the Most Deceitful and Disingenuous Efforts to Cheat Artists' by A2IM — www.digitalmusicnews.com
Is Music Choice trying to get a free lunch from Congress — at the expense of artists labels? Now, A2IM is accusing the company of outright duplicity.
The Department of Justice has begun to enforce its new agenda that includes, among other things, terminating legacy consent decrees under a so-called Judgement Termination Initiative
Segal, who was previously Legal Director of iTunes International, is stepping up to become Apple Music’s Global Director of Music Publishing.
Portugal. The Man's 'Feel It Still' Is Still Feeling It From Advertisers — clios.com
Portugal. The Man’s infectious, ’60s-flavored “Feel It Still” was indisputably the song of the summer last year. But even now, with the summer of 2018 not far off, the track refuses to fade away—thanks in part to advertisers who continue to find it irresistible.
Eurosport launches sport-themed Playlist on Spotify to support summer marketing campaign — www.eurosport.co.uk
Eurosport, the number one sport destination in Europe, has partnered with Spotify to release a sport-inspired anthem as part of its latest marketing campaign.