How much music streaming services pay per stream

Find out what streaming services pay out to artists and labels per listen on a song. How much a stream is worth is important for an artist to know when they’re releasing their music on…

YouTube Music comes to Wear OS with Smart Downloads for offline listening

After launching on the Apple Watch almost a year ago, Google finally bring their music streaming service to their own smartwatches.

YouTube Music is coming to Google’s Wear OS, after launching on Apple Watch last year

After killing off the Google Play Music app on their smartwatches, YouTube Music users have been waiting for a Wear OS app for almost a year.

How to distribute to YouTube Music now Google Play Music has gone

With Google Play Music being replaced by YouTube Music last year, you may be wondering how this affected your music.

Where has Google Play Music gone?

Google Play Music has gone but not entirely! It has been replaced by YouTube Music so all of your music is still live. If you’ve distributed releases to Google Play Music with us before then…

How to transfer my music from Google Play Music to YouTube Music

Google have continued to push YouTube Music as the go to place for all music streaming. As of the end of last year Google Play Music has officially closed. What does this mean for you and your music?

YouTube reveals over 30 million paying YouTube Music and Premium subscribers in Q3 2020

During YouTube and Google’s parent company Alphabet’s latest earnings call, it was revealed YouTube Music and Premium have over 30m paying subscribers. YouTube announced 15 million global subscribers (including free trials) in May last year,…

YouTube Music lets free users cast uploaded music to speakers

YouTube Music users on the free tier can now cast there owned music to smart speakers. You’ll still need a Premium account to cast streamed music. Previously a Premium account was required to cast any…

Are Spotify experimenting with music videos?

Rumours lead to Spotify expanding their video content on the app with music videos potentially coming soon. Jane Wong took a dive into the source code of the latest Spotify update and found different options…

Over 60% of Australians use music streaming services, new report shows

A new report has revealed that over 12.5 million Australians use streaming services to get their music fix now. Music streaming is pretty universally huge across the world now and for many is the primary…