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Apple reportedly plans macOS Music and Podcasts apps to replace iTunes

VentureBeat reports: "Apple may finally be preparing to put its famous iTunes app out to pasture, as a new report today suggests that its...

SoundExchange Sues Music Choice For Royalty Underpayment

Hypebot reports: "SoundExchange today filed a lawsuit against cable music platform Music Choice over underpaid royalties. The action comes after an audit of Music...

Esports org OverActive Media gets investment from The Weeknd

TechCrunch reports: "OverActive Media, the company that owns Splyce esports org and the Overwatch League’s Toronto Defiant team, have announced that The Weeknd (real name: Abel Tesfaye) has...

PledgeMusic Goes Silent

Hypebot reports: "PledgeMusic has not offered an update to the hundreds of musicians and thousands of fans affected by the crowdfunder's inability to pay...

R&R Records Enters Joint Venture With Warner Bros. Records

Billboard reports: "Los Angeles-based label R&R Records has revealed a partnership with Warner Bros. Records, announced by WBR co-chairman and CEO Aaron Bay-Schuckand R&R founders Ben...

TikTok Launches ‘Spotlight’ to Support Indie Musicians

Hypebot reports: "Hugely popular short video app TikTok is launching "TikTok Spotlight," a program to discover and support independent and unsigned artists. TikTok Spotlight...

Hundreds of thousands of ‘lost’ MySpace songs have been recovered

The Verge reports: "The Internet Archive has published a catalogue of 490,000 MySpace songs uploaded to the service between 2008 and 2010 that were previously thought lost as...

Google is shutting down its Artist Hub as it transitions to...

The Verge reports: "Google is shutting down the Google Play Artist Hub at the end of the month, reports 9to5Google. First launched in 2012, the hub allowed smaller...

SiriusXM and Pandora Unveil Inaugural Cross-Platform Experience: Pandora NOW

Billboard reports: "Pandora and SiriusXM announced on Thursday their first cross-platform "experience" for users since the satellite radio giant acquired the digital streamer earlier...

Red Bull Music Academy, Red Bull Radio to Shut Down

Billboard reports: "Energy drink maker Red Bull is ending its partnership with consultancy company Yadastar, which oversaw the Red Bull Music Academy and its associated entities,...