The state of music streaming in 2018

2018 has been the biggest year for music streaming yet as people all around the world sign up for limitless listening. Midia have released their report for the music streaming industry in the first half…

Apple Music is getting even better with iOS 12

iOS 12 is on it’s way and it’s bringing with it a bunch of new features for Apple’s streaming service making it the best music experience they’ve offered yet. Now with roughly 50 million songs…

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…

Pandora are thriving post-radio now with 6 million subscribers

It’s almost 2 years since Pandora enhanced their radio streaming with on-demand music streaming and it’s paying off with 6 million users now paying to stream with them. Pandora are one of the biggest names…

Apple Music will have 3m more subscribers than Spotify by Christmas, say executives

The Apple Music/Spotify race has been going for years but it looks like Apple Music may finally edge into the lead by the end of the year. Since Apple Music launched in 2015 they have…

YouTube creators earn more money with new Channel Memberships for viewers

You can get extra personal with your favourite YouTube channels and sign up to a membership with exclusive access to special features and content. At last week’s VidCon YouTube unveiled a bunch of new features…

Apple Music look to TV and Films as they pass 50 million users

Apple Music is fast approaching Spotify in it’s subscribers as Tim Cook talks on their impressive numbers and investing in TV shows and movies. Apple’s CEO Tim Cook spoke to Bloomberg Television recently in an…

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…

Over 100 million people now have Amazon Prime Music

Amazon have revealed how many Prime members they have for the first time ever and it is a lot of people. Jeff Bezos released his annual shareholders letter yesterday and in it he divulged how…

The first album Spotify and YouTube won’t let you listen to free is released

Pioneers of listening to music for free online, YouTube and Spotify have just released an album for streaming that is only available to paid subscribers. Around the beginning of the year Spotify had to renegotiate…