The Chinese government are NOT happy about streaming exclusives

Streaming exclusives suck, but they’re allowed, right? Well not so much in China where the government has warned music streamers of their disdain for exclusives. The Chinese Government has come out in support of pretty…

Alibaba and Tencent precede $10bn IPO by sharing Sony and Universal music

Before embarking on Tencent’s rumoured, enormous $10 billion IPO they have secured a deal with Alibaba to share each others music. Tencent are a giant investment company with their fingers in a multitude of pies, including…

Alibaba Enters the Smart Speaker and Virtual Assistant Market with Tmall Genie – The Amazon Alexa and OK Google Competitor

Alibaba has followed the likes of Amazon and Google into the smart speaker market with the new Tmall Genie. The Tmall Genie has the AliGenie voice assistant inside, which is similar to Amazon’s Alexa. Feature-wise,…

How to make money from your music in the top 30+ Chinese stores and streaming services for FREE

With RouteNote you can distribute and monetize your music to all of the top music stores and services in China through Kanjian and it’s completely FREE to upload your music. Kanjian is the largest home to…

How To Get My Music onto Netease Music for Free and Make Money

RouteNote has partnered with Kanjian who work with Netease Music to add RouteNote artists into their streaming service that is used by over 100 million active Chinese listeners every month. Simply head to your My…

Apple are giving away Beats headphones to celebrate Chinese New Year

For many of us the new year has come and gone but for parts of Asia it is yet to come, and Apple want to help them celebrate with a free pair of Beats headphones….

Alibaba consolidates it’s entertainment offerings with $1.5 billion to spend

Chinese tech company Alibaba are looking to bring all of it’s entertainment together into one place with a massive amount of funding to push new projects. Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. have revealed their new push in…

How Do I Use Spotify in China?

Spotify hasn’t launched in Mainland China as yet. However, if you register for a Spotify account outside of China and then visit China you are able to use the Spotify traveller mode for 30 days…

Distribute and Make Money on your Music in Mainland China

RouteNote gives you the free solution to easily distribute your music to the biggest stores and services in China and make money. RouteNote works with the biggest music stores and streaming services around the world…

Watch Apple CEO Tim Cook Play With Garageband’s New Chinese Instruments

In the video you can see Apple CEO Tim Cook jamming out with Singaporean musician JJ Lin with GarageBand’s new Chinese features. Lin said: “As a musician I’m always looking for ways to take my…