DJ Khaled has announced that he will be releasing two new songs this week that feature Drake. The producer took to Twitter to share that the tracks will arrive on Friday (July 17). “2 KEYS. 2 ANTHEMS. 2 DJ KHALED FEAT. DRAKE. THIS FRIDAY,” he tweeted. The news comes after ...

Racism and white supremacy have plagued the entire music industry for generations, but the exclusion of Black Americans has been maybe most egregious in the genre of country music, a genre that flows out of both Black and white musical traditions but that became defined by the music industry as ...

MUSIC INDUSTRY TRENDS

The crisis may accelerate underlying trends in the music industry. These are based on the importance of streaming to the industry, which has grown from 9% to 47% of total industry revenues in just six years. Record labels have increased their valuations in recent years, attributed largely to the growth ...

Microsoft is planning to bring music controls to its Your Phone app that will allow Android owners to see and control what songs are playing on their phones. The software maker has started testing this new feature in preview versions of Windows 10 today, and it’s expected to appear for ...

Getting listens and likes on your soundcloud page is nice. But likes and listens won’t buy you that new keyboard or mic you’ve been dreaming of.Maybe you didn’t know that SoundCloud lets you add a ‘Buy’ link to your track upload. If you Just click on the ‘Metadata’ tab when ...

SOUNDCLOUD MAY UPDATE

Soundcloud debits new series for music creators ! Yes thats right SoundCloud are launching a weekly show for artists, creatives and listeners to meet emerging acts, hear from some major names in music and connect directly with the SoundCloud team. Hers Is a list of this weeks shows starting with ...

Don’t use Instagram live you maybe thinking why ..The reason being, Yes everyone is on instagram but think about it this way instagram is also on everyones phone and the moment someone gets a text, a tweet or a phone call, they’re off the stream. Most people who are at ...

Can Music Stores, Indie Labels Survive The Big Distribution Debacle?As the key holiday sales season begins, US music stores are in crisis after months of late, inaccurate and missing shipments from Direct Shot, the exclusive physical goods distributor of UMG, Sony and UMG that’s putting the entire independent music eco-system ...