Interscope launches campaign to get people out to vote

The record label is home to Kendrick Lamar, Lady Gaga, Eminem and many more. Their new initiative is encouraging people to get out and vote. Interscope Geffen A&M, one of Warner Music Group’s subsidiary record…

Warner Music are in trouble over their hacked website

Warner Music Group’s commercial websites were recently affected by huge hacks and now they are named in a class-action lawsuit over the issue. Earlier this month it was discovered that Warner Music Group’s commercial websites…

How will Trump’s TikTok & WeChat ban affect the music industry?

WeChat’s parent company Tencent and TikTok have great influence on the music industry around the world. How will a potential US ban change the music streaming landscape? After an executive order was signed last week,…

Snapchat are adding music to Snaps making it a true Instagram and TikTok competitor

The new Snapchat feature allows you to add music before or after snapping, with licenses signed with Warner Music Group and Universal Music Group. Snap announced they are working on the feature and have licenses…

Songkick report “175 million music fans annually” on their platform

According to a recent press release from the company, Songkick currently help 175m fans find concerts of their favourite artists near them. The concert discovery service helps users track their favourite artists playing gigs near…

Tencent confirm $100 million stake in Warner Music Group

The Chinese conglomerate has confirmed a considerable stake in WMG following the launch of their IPO earlier this month. Chinese music giant Tencent Music Entertainment have spread their fingers into yet another pot of the…

Warner Music’s first week on the stock market shows investor confidence

Warner Music returned to the Stock Market after nearly a decade as a private business and it’s been a good first week. At the end of their first day trading on the Wall Street market…

Warner Music Group closed their first day trading 20% above IPO price

Warner Music’s late launch on Wall Street has paid off as their first day showed huge value on their shares. Warner Music Group launched their Initial Public Offering on Wall Street last week after delaying…

Major label Warner Music Group have launched their Wall Street IPO

It’s been a long time coming, Warner Music Group are now publicly sharing stocks on the Wall Street market. This week Warner Music confirmed the launch of their Initial Public Offering (IPO) after going private…