Prince estate sells the late artists publishing rights

New York publishing company Primary Wave now has a controlling stake in the rights to the late artists intellectual property as three of Princes siblings cash out.

Deezer releases exclusive album of ‘80s songs covered by breakthrough artists

Listen to Wolf Alice covering Roxy Music and Laura Mvula playing “Africa” by Toto, in new exclusive Deezer Original album InVersions 80s.

How to write a hit – 10 top songwriting tips from famous musicians

Even if you’ve written one hundred songs before, sitting down to write a song can be one of the hardest things to do as a musician. Whether it be finding inspiration, finding the right key,…

23 new Prince albums are now on streaming services

If you’re a Prince lover then we have some great news for you as 23 of his albums have just released on streaming services as well as a new anthology. After Prince’s death the notoriously…

You can buy a songwriting credit on Prince’s first hit single

Ever wanted to be able to say that you have a credit on one of the world’s biggest, baddest and best musicians’ songs? It’ll come at a price. You can buy almost anything you can…

Ableton confirm the artists and experts speaking at Loop Summit 2017

Ableton’s Loop Summit for “producers, thinkers, educators and creative technologists” have announced speakers including Prince’s audio engineer. Loop is for music makers: artists, technologists, educators, and creative thinkers of all kinds. It is a gathering…

An EP of unreleased Prince tracks to celebrate the anniversary of his death releases

This Friday an unreleased EP full of never-before-heard Prince tracks will be released to commemorate a year since the music star passed away. The EP will be titled ‘Deliverance’ and will feature 6 six unreleased…

Rapper Future one of the only artists ever with a no. 1 and no. 2 album at the same time

Future joins a hall of fame featuring The Beatles, Prince, Guns N’ Roses and more, making history with 2 of his albums taking up the top two spots in the charts. This week Future has…

Some of Prince’s rarest records are released as he returns to streaming services

Rhino Records have just released four 12″ inch Prince singles just in time for Prince’s return to streaming after a Tidal exclusive stint. Rhino Records have re-released four of Prince’s rarer singles onto 12″ vinyl…

The Grammy Awards 2017: Adele beats everyone (again) whilst praising Beyoncé

After the tumultuous 12 months that have just passed the Grammy’s were always going to provide some political outrage but, whilst it felt like some ground was broken, the awards themselves remain much the same….