Apple Music are definitely closing on Spotify, but they’re safe for now

Since launching in 2015 Apple Music have often been viewed as the main contender for Spotify’s crown in music streaming. At the end of 2018 it looked like the gap between Apple Music and Spotify’s…

Deezer’s CEO wants to make their mark in 2019

Deezer have held their own whilst rivals like Spotify and Apple Music dominate music streaming and after their best year yet they’re on track to carve their niche this year. French music streaming service Deezer…

Apple Music close on Spotify with 56 million subscribers

Apple Music have been chasing Spotify’s numbers since they launched 3 and a half years ago and they’re getting closer with each subscriber announcement. The latest numbers for Apple Music have been revealed in a…

Music streaming is making artists’ old music more popular

Music streaming is bringing new life to artists’ back catalogues as listeners rediscover older music and ensure that it’s not forgotten as newer tunes get released. Music streaming has done a lot for the music…

Global music royalties show massive growth to €8.34 billion

Digital music has changed how we release and consume music and though many worried it was to a detriment the music industry is showing incredible growth, and streaming is powering it. The 2018 Global Collections…

Spotify look to reach 200 million users by the end of the year

Spotify are still reigning supreme and more and more people are signing up to the music streaming service every month as they approach a massive milestone. Spotify’s latest earnings report reveals some massive number growth…

Live music expected to be worth over $30 billion in 4 years

Live music is massive right now and it’s only going to get bigger as music streaming creates the perfect environment for live concerts to thrive and grow. Live music has been booming more than ever…

Radio is losing out to Pandora and Spotify

Radio has survived the digital age of music so far with listeners still coming to terrestrial stations first, but it’s the brands who are abandoning ship. A study earlier this month found that Americans are…

Xiaomi made $2.1 billion profits in first quarter as a public company

Chinese smartphone makers and music streamers Xiaomi have just posted their mammoth profits from their first quarter as a public company. Xiaomi are renowned in China with their smartphones in the pockets of millions and…

New study reckons Spotify will beat Pandora for listeners by 2022

A new projection for the future of music streaming suggests that within just 4 years Spotify will have more users in the US than the incredibly popular Pandora. Whilst many people think Spotify or more…