The 10 most expensive vinyl records ever sold

What are the most expensive records as of 2022? Here are the world’s most expensive records – vinyl that collectors have paid millions to own.

Albums with the most first-day streams on Spotify

Since 2015, which albums on Spotify have held the title of most album streams based on their opening day globally?

What’s an EP and what does EP stand for?

While there is no standardised rule for how many tracks constitute an EP, it is important to know how many tracks we consider an EP for RouteNote Premium users. In the music industry, EP stands…

Apple Music launch a Disney hub full of playlists, albums and stations

Apple Music gets a new home for all of their Disney, Pixar, Marvel and Star Wars soundtracks, playlists and radio stations. “Celebrate the timeless legacy of Disney with this unique collection of playlists, radio stations,…

Spotify introduce Promo Cards – shareable custom assets for your music and artist profile

Spotify’s new Promo Cards tool allows artists to easily create social media assets for your songs, albums and artist profiles to share online. Since the explosion of social media, it has allowed a relationship between…

How to apply for Spotify Marquee to amplify your new music

Spotify have opened up their Marquee marketing tool, allowing any artists and label to apply to promote their new releases. Spotify’s latest controversial ‘pay-for-plays’ program lets artist and labels effectively buy listeners, advertising new albums…

Apple Music claimed over half the streams for some hip-hop albums in the US

Despite only holding around half the number of paying subscribers as Spotify, Apple Music gained over 50% of the total number of streams for some of the biggest hip-hop albums released in the last two…

Spain has lost their albums chart due to COVID-19

Spain will no longer be tracking or releasing their albums chart for the time being due to Coronavirus’s impact on sales. The impacts of the Coronavirus are without a doubt being felt around the world…

How to view your Spotify play history

With Spotify on desktop, you can easily see your track-by-track history or a breakdown of all the artists, albums and playlists you’ve listened to recently. Here’s how. Head to the ‘Play Queue’ icon in the…

Millennials love music more than anyone else but who still listens to albums?

Millennials still love a good album whilst other generations seem to look to playlists and singles for their music fix in the digital age. In a new study, Deezer looked at how we’re listening to…