How to get your music heard online for independent artists

These days you can put your music online for millions, perhaps billions, to hear it – eliminating the need for big money-grabbing record labels. But with such a giant potential audience how do you get…

The ‘White Iverson’ Post Malone smashes Apple Music streaming record

Post Malone’s new track ‘Rockstar’ is living up to its name after breaking streaming records on Apple Music just a week after release. Post Malone has just broken the Apple Music record for most streams…

Basically half of all Swedes and Norwegian’s pay for music streaming

48% of people in Sweden and Norway have paid music streaming services like Spotify, with Nord’s in general loving streaming music. YouGov have discovered some really interesting facts about the popularity of music streaming in…

Jay-Z’s acclaimed new album ‘4:44’ is now on all streaming services… nearly

Jay-Z has made a surprisingly sensible decision with his new album ‘4:44’, taking away its Tidal exclusivity to bring it to the wider world – but snubs Spotify. A few weeks ago Jay-Z launched his…

Apple Music launch ‘My Chill Mix’ playlist for… just chilling

Apple Music have launched a brand new personalised playlist for listeners and this one is all about chillin’ out maxin’, relaxin’ all cool. Apple have launched their third playlist of regularly updated music tailored around your…

How to make money from your music in the top 30+ Chinese stores and streaming services for FREE

With RouteNote you can distribute and monetize your music to all of the top music stores and services in China through Kanjian and it’s completely FREE to upload your music. Kanjian is the largest home to…

Warner/Chappell sign to Sesac’s new music licensing service

Major record label Warner/Chappell have signed to newly launched Mint Digital Services music licensing company created by SESAC and SUISA. Mint Digital Services is the new transatlantic music licensing company created in collaboration between US…

Amazon Prime Music could be taking on Apple Music in India

After introducing Prime Video to India last year it seems like Amazon could be bringing Prime Music streaming as well. Amazon are reportedly bringing their Amazon Prime music streaming service to India following the launch…

How to sell your music on iTunes for free and make money

iTunes is the largest digital music store in the world with millions of music being sold around the world. With RouteNote you can sell your music on iTunes and loads of other stores and streamers…

Google Play Music have launched their first original podcast, City Soundtracks

Google Play Music intend to guide you around the musical history and prevalence of music in various different cities with their first original podcast ‘City Soundtracks’. Last April Google launched podcasts on their streaming service Google…