Discover music from every country with MusicMap

MusicMap presents an interactive map, full of artists from around the world, with an easy way to listen to their music and learn more about them. Simply click a continent, then country, or search and…

SoundCloud’s fifth generation of breaking artists on ‘First On SoundCloud’ is here

SoundCloud’s program for discovering and launching emerging artists is back for it’s fifth instalment of creators. Two years since First On SoundCloud launched to showcase new and rising artists on their platform, the fifth wave…

SoundCloud and Pharrell Williams team up to find emerging artists for a new compilation

Pharrell is on the hunt for emerging artists on SoundCloud to release with his collective ‘i am OTHER’. SoundCloud have partnered with Pharrell Williams – renowned producer and music maker didn’t ya know – for…

Spotify are getting rid of Artist’s listener count in their Discovered On section

Unfortunately Spotify have confirmed that they are getting rid of listener counts for the playlists where artists were discovered. Spotify have confirmed that they’re getting rid of how many listeners have streamed artists in the…

Spotify look at adding ‘Stories’ for playlists

Spotify might follow in the steps of Instagram and YouTube  by letting influencers add video clips to their playlists. Spotify are testing a feature that lets users add a short video clip to their playlists….

YouTube Music launches new personalised playlists for your tastes

YouTube Music has added 3 new playlists that presents you with a different mix of music based on your personal tastes. Personalised playlists are the cream of many music streaming services. When Spotify launched Discover…

Spotify’s ‘Pay for Plays’ ad programme gets a price

Spotify have revealed more about their upcoming tool that lets artists and labels pay for targeted ads to boost streams. Spotify have been testing a feature that lets creators and their teams pay for targeted…

Shazam are helping Apple Music predict the top charts

Apple Music have teamed up with Shazam to present you with the 50 tracks each week that they reckon are going to be the next big thing. There’s a new music chart on the scene…

LÜM’s free music service is all about music discovery for small artists

A new app is helping give a platform to up-and-coming artists and bringing fans together over new music that they discover. LÜM is a new music discovery based startup out of Madison, Wisconsin. With a…

SoundCloud’s new playlists help artists get heard and fans discover music

Handcrafted playlists make a truly special music streaming experience and SoundCloud know that. SoundCloud are bringing a new range of personalised weekly playlists to enhance your listening experience and discovery. New curated playlists from “some…