YouTube deals with Sony and Universal pave the way for music service
The music labels signed long-term contracts after extensive negotiations.
Universal debuts a vinyl buying service based on SMS recommendations
The Sound of Vinyl sends daily text messages to get a feel for your tastes.
Mixcloud plans subscription service with Warner Music deal
The SoundCloud rival is also working on licensing deals with Sony and Universal.
Prince's music videos hit YouTube following 'Purple Rain' reissue
The artist’s music has been making its way online since his death.
Dailymotion is trying to clean up its act with major redesign
The new version will focus on higher quality video content.
Spotify is limiting free streaming for its own good
Licensing deals are up, and the company caved to a label demanding better terms.
Spotify agrees to let artists keep new albums off its free tier
Free Spotify users will have to wait two weeks for some new music.
Universal Music Group is reportedly done with streaming exclusives
Billboard reports CEO Lucian Grainge told his label heads that platform exclusives are a thing of the past.
SoundCloud and Universal finally agree on licensing deal
A subscription plan is still in the works thanks to deals with "the majority of the music industry."