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15 Years of Spotify: How the Streaming Giant Has Changed and...

Variety reports: "Ask any executive what the music business was like in the ’00s and their face may take on an expression more commonly...

Another $1bn Washes Into the Music Business, As CTM Partners With...

Music Business Worldwide reports: "Today, another US-based investment firm has unveiled plans to pour ten figures of fresh money into the music business, as...

As competition heats up, TikTok announces six new interactive music effects...

TechCrunch reports: "TikTok today is doubling down on its roots as a music-backed creation app with the launch of a half dozen new music...

Where music, gaming become one

Hypebot reports: "As the video game industry continues to grow and develop at a rapid fire rate, it’s important to evaluate where the music...

Bandsintown survey shows live streams will stay popular post-pandemic with both...

Hypebot reports: "A little over a year ago as the pandemic spread global live music discovery platform Bandsintown chronicled more than a million live...

Sony Music Acquires Brazil’s Som Livre In $250 Million Deal

Digital Music News reports: "Sony Music has acquired Rio de Janeiro-based indie-music company Som Livre in an approximately $252 million (R$1.44 billion) deal." Read more

How BandLab, other creator tools platforms could become social networks

Hypebot reports: "“With all the growing interest and investment in creator tools companies, music production platform BandLab hitting 30 million users points to a...

BTS Label Owner HYBE Merges With Scooter Braun’s Ithaca Holdings for...

Variety reports: "HYBE, the company formerly known as Big Hit Entertainment, which is home to BTS, the South Korean pop group, has merged with...

Having Sold Music Rights To 125 People via NFTs, This Blockchain...

Music Business Worldwide reports: "Last month, Ditto Music‘s blockchain-powered Bluebox platform pulled off a pioneering feat: what the company describes as “the first ever...

Apple invests $50M in indie music distributor UnitedMasters

Hypebot reports: "Independent music distribution platform UnitedMasters has announced a $50 million Series B investment led by Apple along with follow-on investments from Google’s...