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…

Pandora are thriving post-radio now with 6 million subscribers

It’s almost 2 years since Pandora enhanced their radio streaming with on-demand music streaming and it’s paying off with 6 million users now paying to stream with them. Pandora are one of the biggest names…

Spotify pass 80 million subscribers, but Apple are closing in

Spotify are still the clear leaders in music streaming as their latest shareholder letter reveals that Spotify’s user growth is still massive. Spotify have just revealed their letter for shareholders with all of the latest…

How to stand out and get heard on SoundCloud

SoundCloud is full of amazing music and artists but being noticed in that crowd can be hard. These tips will help you stand out from the rest of them. SoundCloud have released their latest tips…

Music streaming is making lots of money and not slowing down

The music industry is coming back to life in a whole new way thanks to the power of streaming and it’s ever-growing popularity. Music streaming is giving a massive boost to the music industry as…

How can I easily grow my SoundCloud followers and plays?

Getting people to listen to your music and turning them into long-time fans can be the hardest part of building your music career. SoundCloud have some tips for you. Use your bio to get the…

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…