Microsoft confirm they are in talks with the US Government and TikTok to buy the app

Tensions between TikTok and the US Government heat up, as ByteDance (TikTok’s parent company) are forced to close opporations in the US or sell the app. One month after India officially banned the Chinese-owned app…

TikTok announce another Creator Fund this time in the UK and Europe worth $300m

TikTok are launching their second multi-million dollar Creator Fund to help creators on the platform earn a living off short-form video production. TikTok recently announced a $200m Creator Fund in the US via a blog…

The top 10 music blogs (2020)

Music journalism is alive and well even if print media is slowly disappearing, it’s just heading online. Music blogs are great; you get to discover brand new and groundbreaking music from around the world, delve…

TikTok to donate $375m to combat coronavirus

After announcing last month TikTok’s parent company ByteDance would be donating $10 million to the World Health Organization, TikTok have since stepped up by committing $375m to help those affected by COVID-19. President of TikTok…

How to build an artist website

For great self-promotion we all know how important it is to be active on all social site. A website can also be a great central location for your fans to find you online. A website…

How to embed Spotify in your blog or website

Spotify’s Play Button is a sleek and sexy little player that fits snugly into your website or blog so your visitors can listen without going anywhere. Embedding a Spotify player into your website or blog…

P Diddy Uses Nine Inch Nails Song In Video Without Permission

P Diddy as we all know has a very large ego, and he for some reason thought starting his own blog would instant make him a legend. However, the blog isnt even live and P…

New Featured Artists Section on the RouteNote Blog

Here at RouteNote Blog we have recently made a lot of changes in terms of design (which I think looks better than before!) and I just want to let everyone know about the new music…

New On The RouteNote Blog!

Here on the RouteNote blog you will soon be seeing a lot more information about the general state and happenings within the digital music space. Look out for acquisitions, analysis and more news inside your…