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…

Apple Music have more listeners than Spotify despite 20m+ less subscribers

New analysis shows that despite Spotify’s 100 million+ users, Apple Music apparently have the upper hand with their 20-30 million subscribers. Spotify have been the leaders of music streaming for the past few years now,…

iHeartRadio add 10m users in 7 months, now have over 100 million users

This morning digital radio giant iHeartRadio announced that they’ve reached an incredible milestone of 100 million registered users listening to their radio and podcasts. The digital music, podcast and live radio platform iHeartRadio has joined…

Pandora’s CEO says it’s not for sale, 2017 will be the year they make a profit

CEO of the massively popular online music service Pandora, Tim Westergren says there are no plans to sell the company as they will be profitable this year, despite falling stocks. Speaking to CNBC, Pandora CEO…

Pandora’s new music streaming service has launched – Pandora Premium

After a giant lead-up by Pandora, the new Pandora Premium music streaming service is now rolling out offering an all new¬†music experience from Pandora. Pandora have begun the launch of their long-awaited Premium music streaming…