YouTube music head says company pays higher royalties than Spotify in US
$3 per thousand streams sounds pretty good.
YouTube hopes to patch things up with the music industry
Executives hope to chart a more collaborative course between record labels and streaming services.
Spotify's 'Secret Genius' may help smooth things over with songwriters
The company’s had a rough relationship with this side of the music industry.
Streaming topped all forms of US music consumption in 2016
More songs were streamed per day than downloads for the entire year.
Paid streaming services provide a big boost to the music industry
Almost half of the industry's revenue now comes from streaming.
No one has a platinum album in 2014
The decline in album sales is certainly nothing new, thanks to the smattering of streaming options...
Editorial: RIAA takedown requests and ad complaints are missing an opportunity
As noted here, the RIAA has issued 10 million takedown requests to Google in an attempt to close o...
Deezer announces ambitious global rollout, ignores US and Japan
Deezer added a few notches to its music streaming belt yesterday, with the announcement of its lo...
Apple's iCloud bags last major record label, will cost $25 / year to sign up?
We'd heard that Universal was the only holdout, and now CNET says the deal is done -- Apple has r...