DJ Earworm Mashup – United State of Pop 2014 (Do What You Wanna Do)

The amazing DJ Earworm has just released his yearly mashup. United State of Pop 2014 (Do What You Wanna Do) features some of the most popular hits from the last years worth of pop. Starting in 2007, this marks the DJ’s eighth mix, with United State of Pop 2009 raking in an impressive 45 million views.

Through a lot of studying into the world of pop music over the last few years, DJ Earworm says he’s noticed a decline in the number of EDM tracks making an appearance. The DJ did an interview with Billboard about this shift in genre over the last year or two.

Is Twitch close to signing a licensing deal with publishers for music on Twitch?

In great news for artists, labels and streamers, Twitch is apparently nearing a licensing deal with NMPA to pay artists for music on Twitch streams.

SoundCloud’s new Fan-Powered Royalties increase artist payments by 500%

A song by Portishead has earned the band six times more than it would have without the new “Fan-Powered” payment system, according to SoundCloud.