Music streaming subscription prices are falling with $6.49 the average in 2015

The music streaming industry is booming and showing no signs of slowing soon, and as popularity rises apparently the prices are dropping. MIDiA have released a new report showing how the price of music streaming…

Get Spotify Premium free now with a New York Times subscription

The New York Times are sweetening their digital subscription offer by teaming up with Spotify to offer their Premium streaming service in the subscription. Last year the New York Times saw the highest increase in…

Netflix sign their music publishing rights exclusively to BMG

Netflix have signed up their music publishing rights from original shows like Stranger Things exclusively to BMG for publishing rights outside of the US. The new deal between BMG and Netflix will cover the publishing…

Russian streamer Yandex takes over Google Play Music, follows Apple Music

Yandex.Music, a Russian music streaming service has tripled their subscribers putting them just behind Apple Music and beating Google Play. Yandex.Music, music streamer from “the Russian Google” Yandex, have revealed that they increased their subscribers…

Music streaming now has more subscribers than Netflix after a phenomenal 2016

It’s been a few weeks since we got a reminder of how successful music streaming but the news that Netflix is no longer more popular than music streaming is a major reminder. In recent years…

Despite “advanced talks” Spotify aren’t buying SoundCloud now

Earlier this year in September rumours circulated that Spotify might buy up SoundCloud’s open digital music platform, but┬ádiscussions have now reportedly been closed. In September reports suggested that Spotify were in talks with SoundCloud for…

Unstoppable Apple Music now has 20 million subscribers in just 1.5 years

Eddy Cue has revealed that Apple Music has now reached 20 million subscribers, proving they’re still a force to be reckoned with in streaming. Since launching last June Apple have grown their music streaming service…

Spotify purchase startup Preact because they don’t want you to go

Spotify have purchased the 4-year-old machine learning start up Preact to help them understand and maintain their subscribers. Preact uses machine learning and analysis of audience metrics on social media to understand subscribers and learn…

Daniel Ek takes place of Martin Lorentzon as Spotify’s chairman

Martin Lorentzon has stepped down as chairman at Spotify for a smaller role as Spotify chief executive Daniel Ek takes his place. Martin Lorentzon co-founded the world’s most successful streaming service, Spotify, with Daniel Ek…

Spotify could be buying SoundCloud

Recent reports are suggesting that massively popular music streaming service Spotify are in advanced talks to buy the community-driven music platform SoundCloud. Following news of Spotify’s┬árecent phenomenal growth, gaining 10 million subscribers in just 6…