Beyoncé’s Surprise Album Boosts Tidal, But Is Exclusivity Good For Streaming?

Beyoncé dropped her new album ‘Lemonade’ almost out of nowhere on Saturday and follows Kanye West and Rihanna as an exclusive on her husband’s streaming service. In case you didn’t already know that Jay Z…

Kygo Teams Up With Shazam For His Debut Album Launch

Kygo has had a brilliant few years since breaking out and becoming one of the most recognised new EDM talents. With his debut release out soon he’s partnered with Shazam to give an inside look…

BBC Radio 6 Music Presenters Album Picks of 2015

Over the past few days we’ve had predictions for the year ahead in music, with lists from Google, BBC, Spotify and others. But what about the year in music just gone? The presenters at BBC Radio…

Pope Francis Releases His Prog-Rock Album First on Deezer

It’s official – the 266th Pope of the Roman Catholic Church, Pope Francis, is a Deezer geezer. Pope Francis has released his long awaited “prog-rock” album and, until it’s official release today, had it streaming exclusively…

The Top Selling Albums From First Global Release Day

It was announced earlier this year by the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI) that Fridays would be the new release day for music worldwide and last friday (July 10th for those out of…