New deal between Sony Music and NetEase disrupts Tencent’s hold on Chinese music

A fairer deal for the music industry in China? Tencent loses exclusive licensing agreement with Sony Music as NetEase Cloud Music and Sony sign a new distribution deal.

Feb’s new take on ‘Last Night A DJ Saved My Life’ is feeling the love on NetEase

We’re loving this brand new version of a classic and we’re not the only ones spinning Feb’s modern update of ‘Last Night A DJ Saved My Life’ on repeat. We always love seeing a release…

Is NetEase Music safe?

NetEase Music is one of China’s big three in streaming, with over 800 million users. Is the streaming service safe for users and artists? China’s restricted and monitored internet has sparked much controversy over the…

Is the Chinese Music Streaming Market a Duopoly?

Short Answer: Yes. Tencent Music Entertainment and Netease Cloud Music control the chinese music streaming market. Between Tencent Music Entertainment (which owns QQ Music, Kugou and Kuwo) and Netease Cloud Music they have over 80%…

How To Get My Music onto Netease Music for Free and Make Money

RouteNote has partnered with Kanjian who work with Netease Music to add RouteNote artists into their streaming service that is used by over 100 million active Chinese listeners every month. Simply head to your My…