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…

Spotify Playlist Pitching: How to get on top Spotify playlists free

The digital age of music is here and Spotify playlists are the torches leading the way for listeners to undiscovered lands of amazing music that they love. Finding your way on to one of Spotify’s…

Pandora add stream counts for artists on Next Big Sound

As an artist it can be important to know who’s listening to your works of art. Pandora’s new Audience section takes artists on a deep dive into their fans new and old. Pandora have just…

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…

How to make your SoundCloud tracks reach as many people as possible

Just releasing your music isn’t always enough to be heard. There are things you can do online to make sure you’re reaching as many people as possible. SoundCloud have some invaluable advice for making sure…

Spotify now have 170 million monthly listeners

Spotify has brought more people in streaming music than ever before with record numbers of people listening to and subscribing to Spotify. Spotify have revealed their latest numbers for listeners with 170 million people actively…

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…

How do people listen to your music in 2018?

It’s 2018, a lot has changed since recorded music began some 100 years ago and a lot of that change has come in the past 20 years. With music having transformed so much in recent…

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…

YouTube’s head of music announces music subscription service… again

YouTube have been discussing a music subscription service for years and Lyor Cohen just re-announced it’s existence saying, “we know we’re late to the party”. At SXSW this weekend YouTube’s global head of music Lyor…