What is TIDAL and how to upload your music free

Everything you need to know about TIDAL, what it offers for artists, and how to get your music on there.

TIDAL implement a UCPS to their higher-end streaming tier

TIDAL brings a User Centric Payment System to their music streaming service, but as per usual with UCPSs, there’s a catch.

How Deezer Pays Artists: Discussing Artist Remuneration and UCPS (Video)

A brief explainer on how music streaming platforms such as Deezer currently pay artists and their goal towards a User Centric Payment System.

SoundCloud are preparing for an artist-led future

Another new hire for SoundCloud represents their big moves towards a new future as a “next-generation music company”. Lauren Wirtzer-Seawood has been named the Chief Content and Marketing Officer of SoundCloud, marking yet another big…

SoundCloud’s fan-powered royalties explained

SoundCloud’s user-centric payment system turned a lot of heads but how does it work

Streaming made nearly 4/5ths of US recorded music revenues in 2019

Music in the US has made over $10 billion for the first time since 2007 and it’s nearly all thanks to streaming revenues. The RIAA (Recording Industry Association of America) have released their year-end report…

Deezer are re-inventing how artists get paid for music streaming

In the name of getting artists paid fairly, Deezer are adopting a UCPS system that completely changes streaming payouts. Music streaming has revolutionised the music industry, in many amazing ways and as well as fairly…