Apple Music execs talk streaming exclusives, Beats 1 and their future

It’s been a rollercoaster first year for Apple’s streaming service Apple Music which has faced numerous criticisms, industry controversy and remained a defiant success. Some of the top brass at Apple Music recently spoke to Buzzfeed…

Spotify consider backtracking and windowing certain releases

After decrying windowed releases on music streaming platforms for years Spotify look like they could go back on themselves to offer certain releases exclusively to paid subscribers. Spotify, the world’s leading music streaming service, once…

Vevo seek half a billion dollars for upcoming subscription service

Vevo are reportedly looking for a giant $500 million in funding as they prepare to launch their own subscription service. A report by the Financial Times reveals that Vevo have brought on Goldman Sachs to…

All 3 major record labels join up for Spotify talent show

As music streaming takes over the world it was just a matter of time before music-based talent shows found a way into the streaming arena. All 3 major labels, Universal, Sony, and Warner, have teamed…

After a 7 year standoff Warner Music signs a deal with Vevo

Warner Music have made a deal with Vevo after steering clear of the music video platform set up by the 2 other major labels Sony and Universal 7 years ago. Vevo was set up 7…