Justin Bieber, The Weeknd, and Olivia Rodrigo release their new music in Dolby Atmos

Three of the largest artists in the world have just released their music in Dolby Atmos via Apple Music.

The Weeknd’s ‘Blinding Lights’ breaks US chart records, spending 88 weeks in the Hot 100

Beating Imagine Dragons’ record 87 weeks, The Weeknd’s ‘Blinding Lights’ is coming up to two years without leaving the Billboard Hot 100.

UK Radio’s Biggest Songs of 2020

Now that the finish line of 2020 is in sight, at RouteNote we’re looking back over this endless year and pulling together some of the highlights from the music world. The Weeknd’s ‘Blinded By the Light’ has taken the top spot of the biggest Number 1 songs of the year, According to the UK Big Top 40.

Music Award Shows are fighting to stay relevant in 2020

Image Credit: Uwe Conrad  The MOBO awards return tonight after a three-year hiatus, hopeful that people will watch after years of music award show ambivalence. This year has not been kind to music award shows,…

The Weeknd teases new song during his TikTok performance

The Weeknd was the latest to take to the digital stage this last Friday and saw him perform After Hours to an audience around the world. 2020 has been the year that virtual concerts have…

What will be the Song of the Summer 2020?

It has been a strange year so far and Summer isn’t quite the same, but there still has be a definitive hit for the season regardless. Summer is upon us, even if we’re not getting…

The Weeknd breaks record with over a million Pre-Adds ahead of new album

The Weeknd recently overtook Billie Eilish for the most Pre-Adds on Apple Music before the release of his new album After Hours. With entertainment of all types in high demand currently for obvious reason, it’s…

SONGS, publisher behind Lorde, The Weeknd & more up for $160m+ sale

The independent music publisher SONGS is going up for sale, with the majors like Warner, Sony and Universal likely keeping their eyes peeled. SONGS music publishing are responsible for some of the world’s biggest artists…

Ed Sheeran breaks more records, tops 1 billion YouTube views and more with new album ‘Divide’

Ed Sheeran returned with his second album last week and the singer/songwriter is already breaking records again as hundreds-of-millions of people listen around the world. After surprise dropping two new singles at the start of…