Soundcharts get $3m+ in funding to track your music’s performance

Paris company Soundcharts just raised $3m+ to help them keep track of all the music activity and data for the industry. Less than a year after officially launching, spending a year in beta until late…

YouTube say that music piracy would be 29% bigger without them

There’s a lot of controversy over YouTube’s relationship with music so to quell concerns YouTube have shared a bunch of details on what they do for music. The music industry is in an unusual boom…

Spotify and Genius go Behind the Lyrics of top tracks, now on Android

Delve deep within the stories behind the music, the true meaning behind the words and find out fun facts about your favourite artists with Genius-powered playlists on Spotify, now on Android. Spotify first joined up…

WIN reveal new in-depth report on music charts around the world

A new report from the Worldwide Independent Network (WIN) have produced the first ever global analysis of music charts with some fascinating results. WIN are an organisation that represents the international music industry in order…

The global music industry just saw it’s biggest growth in 15 years

The recorded music industry around the world has seen a massive leap, aided by the new popularity of streaming services, with the biggest growth in over 15 years. A new report from Midia Research shows…

After their purchase by Nielsen, Gracenote combines all their databases

Following the recent purchase of Gracenote by analytics company Nielsen, Gracenote are unifying all their music, video and sports data into a single database. Metadata aggregator Gracenote are aiming to become the one-stop data provider…

Get your music on Pandora for free with free marketing, insights + more promo tools!

RouteNote recently partnered with Pandora so that you can get your music on the most popular streaming service of 2016 for FREE. With a bunch of great tools for artists as well, this is a…

Mobile music set to explode with 950 million users by 2022

A new report reveals the success of music streaming and downloads on mobile devices and predicts massive growth looking towards the future. The Global Mobile Music Forecast by Strategy Analytics¬†reveals an exciting future for music…

Spotify’s most popular tracks & artists 2015 to 2016

All the top music on Spotify since 2015 has been revealed by Sizzle Analytics and yes, you already know that Drake is dominating the charts. If you’ve looked at any charts in the past year…

World of Online Music

This is a great infographic that outlines the world of online music.