BBC reveal young Britain streams more music than listen to radio

The BBC have found out that young people are moving away from their radio stations in favour of streaming services in Britain. In their recently released ‘annual plan’ report, the BBC noted the drop in…

Apple hires TV exec to take on Netflix and Amazon video

As Apple seemingly move more and more towards working with video they’ve just hired a British TV executive involved in Bake Off and Sherlock. Apple have hired TV executive Jay Hunt, poaching her from Channel…

BBC step up to replace Glastonbury as the festival takes a hiatus

The BBC are stepping up to fill the Glastonbury-shaped hole in 2018 as the festival takes a break for fallow. Glastonbury announced earlier this year that they would be taking a break for a year…

Every winner of The Brit Awards 2017 – dead and alive

Last night was the Brit Awards 2017, celebrating the last year in British music but once again Grime music goes unacknowledged. British Male Solo Artist Craig David David Bowie – WINNER Kano Michael Kiwanuka Skepta…

Alan Walker up for British Single of the year at BRIT Awards

RouteNote are massively proud to announce that one of the biggest acts on our services, Alan Walker is up for a BRIT Award for British Single of the year! RouteNote were thrilled to see today that the excellent…

BBC Radio 1 launch ‘Brit List’ after they “struggled to break any UK artists in 2016”

2016 was a great year for UK music with Adele and David Bowie dominating UK artist sales but when it came to introducing new UK acts, 2016 was a loss. Fortunately Radio 1 are coming…

BPI reveals that Brits love streaming music, streaming over 1bn songs a week

2016 was undoubtedly music streaming’s biggest year ever and now that the year is over we can start looking at just how massive it was, starting with how much the British love it. Music sales…

The BBC Music Awards winners: Adele dominates once again

The BBC Music Awards have come and gone again for another year and after a night of celebrating music with stars like Robbie Williams the winners have been revealed. Last night the third annual BBC…

Music made a whopping $4.1 billion for UK’s economy in 2015

UK Music have revealed the giant contribution that music made to the United Kingdom’s economy last year showing growth and confirming stability in the industry despite concerns. UK Music just published their Measuring Music 2016…

UK acts topping Amazon Prime Music’s all time streams

In the wake of Amazon Prime Music’s one-year anniversary in the UK British artists can celebrate with them as they’re currently dominating the streaming service. It’s been a year since Amazon launched the music streaming section of…