Rdio Thinking of Incentivising Artists for New Users

Rdio is thinking about incentivising artists to bring new users to their service. Rdio is competing head on with Spotify, so they need to stand out from the crowd. Rdio wants to allow artists to make money from bring their fans to Rdio.

There are a lot of figures currently flying around, but the $10 per new subscriber seems unbelievably high! It will be very interesting to see what they finally launch.

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iHeartMedia radio network set to launch new music streaming services

Giant online radio broadcaster iHeartMedia have revealed that they’re in the process of launching a new music streaming service with 2 paid offerings. People close to iHeartMedia’s plans have revealed that they are planning to announce…

Music streaming drove 8.1% growth in recorded music business

The past few years have seen a resurgence in what many were worried was a dying music industry, with music streaming enabling 2 years of growth after 10 years of decline. Reported by Bloomberg, from…