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PRS for Music inks new multi-territory deal with Spotify

PRS for Music inks new multi-territory deal with Spotify

PRS for Music has agreed a new two year multi-territory licensing deal with Spotify.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 24th 2015 at 3:29PM
Look how apologetic he looks

Spotify's Daniel Ek: 'We have heard your concerns loud and clear'

Spotify CEO Daniel Ek has apologised for his streaming service's new terms and conditions - and admitted that it "should ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 24th 2015 at 9:48AM
Spotify defends new data collecting T&Cs

Spotify defends new data collecting T&Cs

Spotify has defended the recent update to its terms and conditions, which sees the streaming service ask for access to information ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 21st 2015 at 12:00PM
More than one trillion streaming plays tracked so far this year

More than one trillion streaming plays tracked so far this year

Next Big Sound tracked more than one trillion plays across popular streaming services in the first half of the year.

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Aug 14th 2015 at 11:33AM

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PRS for Music Foundation announces new Momentum Music round

PRS for Music Foundation announces new Momentum Music round

Spring King, Ben Khan and Bill Ryder-Jones are among the new batch of artists set to received Momentum Music funds ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 11th 2015 at 11:09AM
Spotify to restrict free users from some content - report

Spotify to restrict free users from some content - report

Spotify could be moving towards more of a gated business model soon, with premium content being made available for paying ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Aug 10th 2015 at 12:15PM
Overnight news from around the world

Overnight news from around the world

Welcome to the Music Week Morning Briefing, a nice and succinct 8am email delivering you the most important music industry ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 10th 2015 at 7:15AM
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Reeperbahn adds speakers and reveals 10 year anniversary documentary

Germany’s Federal Minister of Justice and Consumer Protection, Heiko Maas, will deliver a keynote speech at the Reeperbahn Festival Conference, ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Aug 7th 2015 at 11:24AM

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Spotify's Ken Parks to exit company in October

Spotify's Ken Parks to exit company in October

Spotify’s chief content officer Ken Parks (pictured) is leaving the company to join video start up Pluto TV.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Aug 6th 2015 at 3:46PM
Overnight news from around the world

Overnight news from around the world

Welcome to the Music Week Morning Briefing, a nice and succinct 8am email delivering you the most important music industry ...

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Aug 5th 2015 at 8:00AM
One Direction's Drag Me Down sets new streaming records

One Direction's Drag Me Down sets new streaming records

One Direction's new single Drag Me Down smashed a number of streaming records upon its release last week, Spotify has ...
James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Aug 3rd 2015 at 3:43PM
SFX partners with Spotify

SFX partners with Spotify

SFX Entertainment has partnered with Spotify.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 22nd 2015 at 1:22PM

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Spotify acquires analytics firm Seed Scientific

Spotify acquires analytics firm Seed Scientific

Spotify has acquired Seed Scientific, an analytics firm that formerly served Apple’s Beats Music.

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on Jun 25th 2015 at 11:00AM
David Guetta hits 2 billion Spotify plays milestone

David Guetta hits 2 billion Spotify plays milestone

David Guetta has passed the two billion plays milestone on Spotify, becoming the third artist - and the first French ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jun 22nd 2015 at 3:23PM
Spotify hires former Netflix exec Barry McCarthy as CFO

Spotify hires former Netflix exec Barry McCarthy as CFO

Spotify has hired former Netflix executive Barry McCarthy as its new chief financial officer.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jun 18th 2015 at 10:57AM

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Spotify plays down premium only Muse track

A premium only Muse track currently on Spotify is not an indication of the platform experimenting with new content models.
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Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on Jun 11th 2015 at 10:32AM
Spotify secures $526m in new funding round

Spotify secures $526m in new funding round

Spotify has closed a new round of funding, just one day after Apple launched rival Apple Music.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jun 10th 2015 at 12:00PM
Managers respond to Sony/Spotify contract leak

Managers respond to Sony/Spotify contract leak

The International Music Managers Forum (IMMF) has written an open letter on record label and music publisher deals in the ...

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on May 22nd 2015 at 11:01AM
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'Spotify Now' to launch tomorrow - report

Previously reported rumours about an impending Spotify video streaming service could be true, if a CNBC report  turns out to ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on May 19th 2015 at 10:28AM
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Spotify enters into partnership with Starbucks

Starbucks has entered the streaming age, just a few months after scrapping CDs from its shelves, with the signing of ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on May 19th 2015 at 9:09AM
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Spotify debunks three-month freemium reports

Spotify has debunked claims that it is about to limit its free, ad-supported access to just three months.

Tom Pakinkis
by Tom Pakinkis
on May 15th 2015 at 3:47PM
Sony Music Unlimited folded with just 20,000 subscribers - report

Sony Music Unlimited folded with just 20,000 subscribers - report

Sony Music Unlimited had just 20,000 subscribers before it collapsed in January, according to a leaked document.

James Hanley
by James Hanley
on May 13th 2015 at 10:46AM
Spotify posts €165m loss in FY2014 but revenues jump 45%

Spotify posts €165m loss in FY2014 but revenues jump 45%

Spotify's revenues topped €1 billion last year, despite an increase in operating losses.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on May 8th 2015 at 2:02PM
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Spotify to launch short-form video service?

Spotify is said to be in talks with media companies to bring short video clips such as comedy skits to ...

RHIAN JONES
by RHIAN JONES
on May 8th 2015 at 11:29AM