Features tagged with "Streaming Wars"

Lil Uzi Vert’s Earnings for 1.3 Billion “XO Tour Llif3” Streams Are Depressing

By DJ Z | Posted September 14, 2017
Lil Uzi Vert must be rolling in the money, right? Well, not exactly.

We Spoke to Apple Music’s Hip-Hop Gatekeeper About the Future of Lyrical Rap

By Yoh | Posted August 28, 2017
"Mumble rap just takes off faster...If you're a more lyrical artist, it’s going to take you a little bit more time."

How Streaming Ruined the Ceremony of the New Music Experience

By Brent Bradley | Posted August 3, 2017
The downside of digital abundance is a lack of novelty.

Spotify’s “Unreliable” Royalty Payment System Has Artists Scrambling for Income

By Brent Bradley | Posted July 18, 2017
The internet giveth and the internet taketh away.
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20 Most-Streamed Hip-Hop & R&B Artists in 2017 (So Far)

By DJ Z | Posted July 6, 2017
It's no surprise to see Drake, Future and Kendrick Lamar at the top of this list, but how 'bout Eminem?

Spotify’s RapCaviar Playlist Is Driving the Culture

By Bob Lefsetz | Posted June 9, 2017
The debate about Spotify has been about compensation, but the true story is influence.

Who’s Really Cashing In From SoundCloud’s Premier Program?

By Cassidy Kakin | Posted April 17, 2017
Hint: It's not the indie creators that helped build the platform into the giant it is today.

Jay Z, Spotify & How You Can Avoid The Streaming Wars

By Andy James | Posted April 10, 2017
Mad at Hov for taking his music off of Spotify and Apple Music?

Why Spotify Premium Exclusives Won’t Work

By Bob Lefsetz | Posted April 4, 2017
The music business is a race to the bottom.
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