Apple Music Bring in SBTV for Curated Playlists

SBTV music discovery platform have joined Apple Music’s proud selection of human-curators for playlists on Apple’s music streaming service. SBTV is a music platform that has helped see the success of artists like Ed Sheeran, Jessie…

Gracenote Introduce ‘Rhythm Curation’ Tool For Playlist Creators

Gracenote, the world’s leading provider of entertainment data have introduced a new tool for playlist curation – Gracenote Rhythm Curation. Gracenote Rhythm Curation™ is a Web-based application developed by Gracenote for use by human curators…

Spotify Cracking Down On “Playola” Playlist Payments

For several months there have been increasing reports of “playola” around playlists on Spotify, a method in which curators of popular playlists will request money from labels in exchange for adding their tracks to the…

Rdio Launches Record Label Curated Stations

Rdio has teamed up with “some of the worlds most iconic and prolific record labels and key local influencers” to handpick songs for Rdio’s new stations. There are new label-curated stations from Blue Note, Glassnote…