Paid Music Subscribers Growing Fast – Spotify Still The Leader

Paid music subscriptions increased by 32 percent in 2019 to reach 358 million. Spotify at 35% market share Apple Music 19% Amazon 15% Tencent 11% YouTube Music 6% Remainder 14% Source: Counterpoint Research

CD Baby vs. RouteNote 2020 Comparison

CD Baby and RouteNote offer worldwide digital releases of your music to many of the same top stores such as Spotify, Apple Music, TikTok, Amazon, Pandora, YouTube and Deezer, however CD Baby can be very…

Huawei gets the approval of all 3 major labels for Spotify rivalling music app

Huawei Music has launched in Europe to take on the plethora of music streaming services with over 50 million tracks. Chinese phone, tech and software developers Huawei have launched a brand new music streaming service…

How to send music fans to streaming services and stores

Spotify, Apple Music, iTunes, Facebook, YouTube – which should you share on social media to maximise clickthrough rate? Fanlinks with Push.fm allow you to share all of them and more with one URL. Our partner…

Apple Music’s app adds notifications for new music by your favourite artists

Apple Music listeners won’t need to worry about overlooking a new release from the artists they love anymore. Apple Music have added notifications to their app so that users know whenever a new release comes…

Apple Music collect all the good vibes in their ‘Come Together’ space

Apple haven’t shied away from trying to make the best of the current situation by making Apple Music a hub for positive vibes through tailored music. Apple Music started their COVID-19 response with a brand…

Can I release charity music through RouteNote?

Yes, your charity releases can be distributed to all stores through RouteNote. A couple of notes to point out for all releases with RouteNote that are worth considering for potential charity albums. Your release cannot…

How much money does a play make on music streaming services? (2020)

How much a single play earns on music streaming services depends on a great deal. Here’s a rough guide to streaming royalties in 2020. A single stream of a track can be worth a very…

Apple Music’s new homepage has you set for quarantine

Apple Music want to lift the spirits of self-isolators as soon as they open the app with their quarantine content. Many companies and services are doing their bit to keep people happy and entertained whilst…

What is a Fanlink?

With so many major streaming services, stores and social platforms, all with their own loyal user base, how are you to know which link to share with your fans on social media? Fanlinks from Push.fm…