Tencent Music sign a partnership with Thailand’s largest media conglomerate GMM Grammy

Chinese entertainment company Tencent sign a deal with Thailand company GMM Grammy to cross-promote each other’s content in their respective countries. Tencent Music’s partnership with GMM Grammy hopes to discover and promote musicians from respective…

Spotify add over 100k tracks to Indian catalogue

Spotify have recently signed a deal with Indian record label Saregama, adding their full catalogue of over 100,000 songs to the platform in India. Spotify launched in India last year, since then it has been…

Acast partners with JioSaavn to bring podcasts to the streaming platform

The largest global podcast company – Acast and the second largest music streaming platform in India – JioSaavn, join forces to bring thousands of podcasts to millions of listeners. Podcasts have become a huge deal…

Red Light Management’s gaming subsidiary partner with HyperX

Hit Command a subsidiary of Red Light Management, sign a partnership with gaming and eSports company HyperX, hoping to bridge the gap between gaming and music. The two companies will host a series of online…

7digital secured £500k loan, keeping the company afloat

After a shaky 2019 and recently suffering markets, London-based company 7digital have been handed a lifeline to help them continue operations. The unnamed lender has handed over a £500,000 ($643k) 12 month loan, with interest…

Spotify team up with Resident Advisor to send listeners to gigs

Spotify are looking to drive support for local venues and send listeners to more gigs with Resident Advisors help. Spotify are one of the largest digital music platforms in the world and Resident Advisor are…

KKBOX will predict the next big hits using Microsoft’s AI tech

KKBox’s partnership with Microsoft is going to give the Taiwanese music streaming service some interesting new, AI-based features. Last month Microsoft Taiwan and KKBOX Group, one of Asia’s biggest tech companies, jointly announced a global…

Spotify Premium coming free with AT&T plans

Spotify have teamed up with the biggest cell phone provider in the US to bring un-interrupted music streaming to the masses. This week Spotify announced a new partnership with AT&T to bring Spotify Premium to…

LiveXLive & iHeartMedia join forces to stream the best in live music

A multi-year agreement will see iHeartMedia and LiveXLive combine their livestreaming and online radio businesses. iHeartMedia are purveyors of one of the biggest collections of radio stations online through iHeartRadio. They have teamed up with…

Samsung Galaxy owners are getting free YouTube Premium subscriptions

Samsung owners may get Spotify pre-loaded but Galaxy devices are getting YouTube and Google Play music ad-free. YouTube Premium gives it’s subscribers an advert-free experience of it’s giant video site as well as on it’s…