Warner/Chappell sign to Sesac’s new music licensing service

Major record label Warner/Chappell have signed to newly launched Mint Digital Services music licensing company created by SESAC and SUISA. Mint Digital Services is the new transatlantic music licensing company created in collaboration between US…

Can a computer predict chart topping hits against pop flounders?

Professor Armand Leroi believes that pop music is a science and in a new show on BBC sets out to discover whether data can transform popular music. Evolutionary biologist Professor Armand Leroi gathers a team…

iHeartRadio add 10m users in 7 months, now have over 100 million users

This morning digital radio giant iHeartRadio announced that they’ve reached an incredible milestone of 100 million registered users listening to their radio and podcasts. The digital music, podcast and live radio platform iHeartRadio has joined…

SoundCloud raise $70 million in debt funding following “uncertainty”

SoundCloud have managed to acquire a massive $70 million in loan funding, earlier than their 2015 accounts predicted they would need to raise funds. According to new filings with the Companies House in the UK…

Drake’s back taking over all of the streaming services with record breaking ‘More Life’ record

Just weeks after Ed Sheeran managed to shatter streaming records with his new album on Spotify, Drake is back to take his rightful place as the music streaming king. Drake has taken back his rightful…