Tropical House Playlist for Spotify

Outertone recently released their new Tropical House compilation album and its really worth a listen if you are looking for chilled vibes.

Spotify Cracking Down On “Playola” Playlist Payments

For several months there have been increasing reports of “playola” around playlists on Spotify, a method in which curators of popular playlists will request money from labels in exchange for adding their tracks to the…

Spotify’s ‘freemium’ Model To Undergo Changes Says Universal Music CEO

Rumours have been circulating for the past few weeks that changes will be coming to Spotify as artist royalties have become increasingly controversial with Beatport’s 5% royalty commissions and Taylor Swift’s outrage at Apple Music’s…

25 Most Played Spotify Tracks of All-Time

  Here’s a list of the most played tracks of all time on Spotify as of today: 25. Waves (Robin Schulz Radio Edit) – Mr. Probz 24. Pompeii – Bastille 23. Am I Wrong –…

Shazam Tracks Straight to Rdio or Spotify Playlists

Shazam, a music discovery app that identifies music by ‘listening’ with a device’s microphone, has increased it’s integration with music streaming services; Rdio and Spotify. This new addition means that users of Spotify and Rdio’s…

Apple Music Five Weeks In – 11 Million Subscribers and Counting

Apple Music has now been out for five weeks, releasing at the end of June, and in that time it has seen considerable success, considering it’s late entry into the world of online music streaming,…

Spotify Release New Discover Weekly Feature

Yesterday Spotify announced their new feature “Discover Weekly” a playlist personalised based on your listening habits released every Monday just for you. Spotify claim their new weekly playlists will deliver you their best-ever recommendations as…

Spotify’s “Musical Map: Cities of the World”

Yesterday Spotify introduced their new Musical Map which gives listeners the opportunity to choose from almost a thousand cities from around the world and listen to a playlist of the “most distinctively enjoyed” music from…

The Top Selling Albums From First Global Release Day

It was announced earlier this year by the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI) that Fridays would be the new release day for music worldwide and last friday (July 10th for those out of…