How to add music to TikTok from Spotify

Unfortunately TikTok does not let you seamlessly port music from Spotify to their app, however TikTok has a wealth of music on their platform to choose from. TikTok is the most popular social media app…

Anghami bring Shazam rival to the Middle East

The Middle East will be able to scan and discover tracks thanks to the region’s biggest music streaming service Anghami. Apple have been in the process of acquiring Shazam‘s song recognition services since last year…

Apple Music gets detailed lyrics with Genius.com partnership

Apple Music have won over music lyric and meanings site Genius to become their official music streaming partner over Spotify and others. Genius, formerly Rap Genius, is a massive lyrics database that takes a deep…

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…

Google unveil YouTube-8M, a database of 8 million videos

Google have revealed their new massive dataset of 8 million videos that use YouTube Video IDs to allow the research and understanding, modelling and learning of videos. Taken from Google’s research blog: Many recent breakthroughs…