Square will buy a majority stake in Jay-Z’s TIDAL for $297m

Jay-Z sells a significant majority ownership stake in music streaming service TIDAL, to financial payments company Square.

Amazon Music HD is currently free for three months

Amazon Music HD have upped the 30-day free trial of their Hi-Res music streaming service, to three months. Amazon Music HD is free for new subscribers for three months, then $14.99 per month after or…

MelodyVR rebrands as Napster as the two companies merge

The music streaming and virtual reality platforms will properly merge under the name Napster, London Stock Exchange confirms.

iOS 14.5 adds the ability to set a default third-party music streaming service such as Spotify, YouTube Music or Deezer on Siri

As developers and public beta testers get their hands on the latest iPhone beta, users have found Siri asking which music service to set as the default.

Vinyl Sales Has It’s Best Week In History

A Record 1.842 Million Units Were Sold In The US Alone In The Run Up To Christmas.

Google now supports Apple Music on all Google-Assistant enabled smart speakers and displays

Image Credit: Google Apple Music subscribers with Google-Assistant smart speakers or displays in the U.S., U.K., France, Germany and Japan can now set the streaming service as their default. Two of the most powerful tech…

Tencent Music’s Q3 financial results show 51.7 million paying subscribers

Image credit: Tencent Music Chinese technology conglomerate Tencent release revenue and subscriber numbers for music streaming service Tencent Music Entertainment. Tencent Music Entertainment Group published their Q3 2020 results last Tuesday, showing statistics from the…

Spotify will launch in Russia next week, reports suggest

Spotify are finally launching their music streaming service in Russia after years of attempts. At least, that’s what reports are suggesting from Music Business Worldwide who say that Spotify will launch in Russia next Wednesday,…

Apple Music has launched in 52 new countries!

Apple aren’t leaving anyone on lockdown with a whopping new roster of countries that can now stream music on their service. Today, April 21st, Apple Music has expanded the countries it’s available in by almost…