Dream Job – Creating Spotify Playlists for a Living (Video)

Athena Koumis is an editor at Spotify and she curates Fresh Finds (as well as other very popular Spotify playlists). This Buzzfeed video provides an insight into the thought process of an editor and what…

Jay-Z 4:44 Has Been Illegally Downloaded Over 972,000 Times within First 72 Hours of Being Live Only to Tidal and Sprint Customers

Within the first 72 hours of the release of 4:44 by Jay-Z, it has been downloaded illegally over 972,000 times (with 56% coming from the USA). It seems like the illegally downloading has been amplified…

Kanye West Leaves Tidal Over a Fight with Jay-Z and a $3 Million Bill

It has been reported that Kanye West is leaving Tidal after fighting with Jay-Z’s music streaming service over money. Kanye West feels like he is owed more than $3 million for bonuses and reimbursement for…

How Do I Block Someone on Soundcloud?

Its very easy to block someone on Soundcloud. How to Block: Head to the account you want to block. On the far right hand side of their profile under the Banner Image there is three…

Is It Possible to Use Spotify Premium Account on Multiple Mobile Devices At Once?

Spotify allows premium users to install the application on as many devices as you like. And up to 3,333 songs can be synced for offline listening on up to three devices at a time. However,…

How Do I Know If Im Streaming in FLAC Music Quality on Deezer

FLAC quality playback is available to only Deezer Elite subscribers and stream through your Sonos app. Deezer Elite subscribers can quickly check to see if they are streaming in FLAC quality by going to the…

Deezer Subscriptions and the Music Quality of Their Music Streaming Service

Deezer offers different listening qualities depending upon the type of subscription you have. Free Deezer user = 128 kbps mp3 files Deezer Premium+ subscription = compresses 320 kbps mp3 file Deezer Elite subscription (only available…

Why Do Some Songs Do Well on Spotify but Not on YouTube?

Spotify and YouTube are completely different types of services. YouTube tends to be more for discovery and finding new music that you enjoy, but Spotify tends to be for playlists and consistent listening. There are…

How Does My New Band Get Discovered on Spotify?

This is possibly one of the most asked questions from artist at the moment. Getting your music discovered is becoming harder than every. Here is some advice from Spotify CEO, Daniel Ek, on this topic….

Understanding Pandora Royalties Between SoundExchange and RouteNote or other Distributors or Labels with Direct Deals

Pandora announced in September 2016 that they were going to enter into direct licensing deals with the recording industry’s major labels and some independent labels in order to license their new service offerings. Pandora entered…