Music News

MTN buys music-streaming business Simfy

MTN has completed the acquisition of Simfy, calling it “Africa’s leading music-streaming business”. MTN has bought music-streaming business Simfy, as...

Popular music streaming service Spotify opens up to Middle East market

Spotify has curated dozens of new Arabic music playlists specifically for MENA region (Reuters) Spotify has extended its full library...

Mexico City Is ‘Streaming Music Capital,’ According to Spotify

Spotify has named Mexico City the “streaming music capital.” The Mexican metropolis, according to information from the streaming service, has...

Apple’s App Store and music-streaming service hit by technical issue

Apple customers were left unable to use some of its major services after a technical issue stopped them accessing the...

The Future of Rap and Hip-Hop: RahTwoFive

The Future of Rap and Hip-Hop: RahTwoFive – Music Industry Today – EIN News Trusted News Since 1995 A service...

Taylor Swift wins hearts as the Robin Hood of music streaming

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GTBank Steps into Music Streaming, Shopping, Lifestyle with Habari

Leading African financial institution, Guaranty Trust Bank plc, has announced the launch of Habari, Nigeria’s largest platform for music, shopping,...

Local music industry players sound off on streaming woes

When Canadian singer-songwriter Danny Michel took to Facebook last week to illustrate how even some chart-topping musicians are suddenly seeing their...

Music streaming won’t be the same again: Spotify…

The Stockholm-based music streaming platform developed by Swedish company Spotify Technology is launching in 13 new markets in the Middle...

How the Music Modernization Act will help artists get paid more from streaming

Congress recently passed the Music Modernization Act, which is a rare bill in modern American politics: everyone seems to like...