SoundCloud’s 2019 revenue was up 37% year-on-year, with Q3 2020 as their first profitable quarter

A recent annual report on Companies House shows SoundCloud took €147.6m ($165.7m) in revenues in 2019, as well as a very impressive Q3 2020. The streaming platform reported its first ever profitable quarter in Q3…

Where Can I See My Spotify Statistics?

There are a few places an artist or a record label can see their Spotify statistics. Firstly, you can check out your Spotify for Artists for real time statistics across your discography – which includes…

How to use smart links to drive fans to your music

Smart links are a fantastic way to share multiple links in one well laid out landing page. Use Push.fm to create fan links for free. Our partner site Push.fm provides three key tools designed to…

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 for Artists adds data by dates so you can track your performance for any date range

Take a deeper look at how your songs are doing on Spotify and use it to enhance your promotion with this new feature in Spotify for Artists. Spotify have added a new feature to their…

SoundCloud integrate Insights on the mobile app

SoundCloud bring enhanced analytics data to the main SoundCloud mobile app, giving creators one place to uploading and track performance. Previously SoundCloud users needed to use the separate Pulse app to access audience data. Now…

YouTube have launched their own ‘Spotify for Artists’ type dashboard for music analytics

YouTube have just launched a brand new dashboard for artists featuring a lowdown of all the stats that matter about them and their music. Analytics for Artists is a welcome new platform for artists, labels,…

Sales statistics for April 2020 are now available

You can now view your Sales and Streaming Statistics for April 2020 on your account at www.routenote.com. Log-in to see your earnings, with full breakdowns of your streams and sales across all stores and platforms in…

TikTok’s parent company ByteDance generated $17bn in 2019, more than YouTube’s ad-revenue

Chinese owned company ByteDance, owner of TikTok and (Chinese equivalent app) Douyin generated $17 billion in 2019. The report comes from Bloomberg, with an additional stat of over $3bn in annual net profit. $17bn is…

Spotify for Artists combines teams, labels and distributors into one spot

Spotify have made it way easier for your whole music team and backers to get involved in pitching your music to playlists, analysing your data and more. Not everyone goes it alone in music and…