Independent artists are taking over as global music grows $1.4 billion

Streaming continues to revitalise the music industry as new reports show one-and-a-half billion dollars of growth globally last year alone. The latest report from Midia Research shows a monumental year of growth for the¬†worldwide music…

How this artist went from thousands to hundreds-of-thousands of streams in one month

Borrtex thought there was a mistake in his stats but one Spotify playlist shot his streams up to near a million with one track. As streaming services become the one place we go to for…

Amazon Music faces up to Spotify, doubling subscriptions in half a year

With all the eyes on Apple and Spotify as the leaders of music streaming, Amazon have been quietly yet quickly growing their music streaming service. Amazon Music is apparently booming right now, according to what…

Apple Music announce they now have over 45 million users

Apple Music is now growing by 2 million subscribers a month as they show no sign of slowing, slowly catching up on market leaders Spotify. Last month Apple revealed that they had 36 million subscribers,…

Apple Music gaining on Spotify with 1 million+ new subscribers a month

Apple may not be at Spotify’s level yet but considerable growth shows Apple Music is here to stay in music streaming. Apple have been fairly quiet about their music streaming service since Jimmy Iovine revealed…

Keep track of every play with SoundCloud statistics now in real-time

Watch your plays rise in real-time on SoundCloud as their statistics now keep track and show you their performance as it happens. SoundCloud’s statistics now update in real-time so you can watch as every play…

Spotify hits major milestone of 70 million subscribers

Spotify are still the king of streaming and reminded everyone yesterday when they revealed that they now have over 70 million subscribers. Spotify have announced 70 million subscribers, only 4 months since they announced 60…

This small Canadian record store grew almost 1000% in 1 year

People say physical music is dying? Tell that to this Canadian record store thriving above the rest. Sunrise Records is a Canadian record store that went up against the odds as digital music streamed over…

Music streaming has created more music listeners than ever

New statistics show that more people are listening to music than ever before thanks to the birth of music streaming. Music Streaming is creating a music revolution. Nearly all of the music in the world…

Universal Music launch initiative to boost music startups worldwide

Universal Music Group want to help new music-based companies and innovators take off with a new accelerator initiative. Universal Music Group (UMG) are helping companies¬†to start out in the music industry and establish their presence….