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YouTube Music Awards to return in 2015

YouTube Music Awards to return in 2015

After a gap this year, YouTube’s second Music Awards will take place in March 2015.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Nov 21st 2014 at 11:45AM
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Azoff's fight against YouTube escalates

Irving Azoff's standoff against YouTube over the "trampling of writer's rights" has reached new heights as the Google-owned company has ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Nov 19th 2014 at 11:37AM
Azoff

Irving Azoff demands higher royalties for songwriters from YouTube

Music mogul Irving Azoff has damned YouTube's recently launched video streaming service, threatening to remove music by the artists he ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Nov 13th 2014 at 9:34AM
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YouTube launches video streaming subscription service

YouTube is finally ready to launch its long-rumoured video streaming subscription service with all the major labels and "hundreds of ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Nov 12th 2014 at 6:00PM

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YouTube strikes licensing deal with Merlin

YouTube strikes licensing deal with Merlin

YouTube has finally struck a deal with indie trade body Merlin to license music from the thousands of labels it ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Nov 12th 2014 at 11:16AM
YouTube CEO: 'It's amazing how much music we have'

YouTube CEO: 'It's amazing how much music we have'

YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki has said she remains “optimistic” about YouTube’s long-awaited subscription service, although she avoided answering whether it ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Oct 28th 2014 at 10:56AM
YouTube pays $1bn to companies in Content ID programme

YouTube pays $1bn to companies in Content ID programme

YouTube has reached the $1 billion milestone in payments to companies that take part in its Content ID programme.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Oct 13th 2014 at 11:29AM
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YouTube launches real time analytics

YouTube has made it possible for users to analyse data in real time with a real time reporting interface now ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Sep 22nd 2014 at 10:18AM

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YouTube vlogger Michelle Phan counter-sues Ultra Records

YouTube vlogger Michelle Phan counter-sues Ultra Records

YouTube fashion and beauty star Michelle Phan has counter-sued Ultra Records, following a copyright infringement lawsuit filed by the label ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Sep 19th 2014 at 10:48AM
YouTube introduces fan-funding feature

YouTube introduces fan-funding feature

YouTube has added a new feature for users in Australia, Japan, Mexico and the US, which allows donations to be ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Sep 2nd 2014 at 3:53PM
YouTube attracts 1bn monthly users, watching 6bn hours of video

YouTube attracts 1bn monthly users, watching 6bn hours of video

Over one billion YouTube viewers are now watching 6 billion hours of video each month, with around 40% of that ...

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Sep 1st 2014 at 10:52AM
YouTube music service will be called YouTube Music Key - report

YouTube music service will be called YouTube Music Key - report

Brand new details around YouTube's much rumoured music service may have surfaced if reports are to be believed.

Murray Stassen
by Murray Stassen
on Aug 19th 2014 at 10:59AM

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All Def Digital

Russell Simmons' All Def Digital receives $5m investment

The YouTube-focused record label, TV and film development group and artist management company launched by Russell Simmons last year, All ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Aug 7th 2014 at 11:39AM
Fred Beteille

YouTube exec Fred Beteille elected Chairman of the Music Business Association's Board of Directors

YouTube's product manager Fred Beteille has been elected chairman of the Music Business Association's (Music Biz) Board of directors.

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Aug 5th 2014 at 5:29PM
YouTube streaming music exec moves to Spotify

YouTube streaming music exec moves to Spotify

YouTube’s director of product management Shiva Rajaraman has left to work at Spotify.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Aug 4th 2014 at 11:47AM
IMMF

IMMF outlines requirements for 'fair and transparent' digital market

The International Music Managers Forum (IMMF) has outlined a number of measures it believes should ensure fairness and transparency in ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jul 30th 2014 at 12:46PM

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Google execs join Spotify - report

Google execs join Spotify - report

Two Google executives are taking positions at Spotify, according to people close to the companies.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 22nd 2014 at 10:52AM
Michelle Phan

Ultra Records files copyright infringement lawsuit against YouTube blogger

Ultra Records has filed a lawsuit against YouTube video blogger Michelle Phan for allegedly using some of its artists' unlicensed ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jul 22nd 2014 at 10:01AM
AEI Media: 'YouTube must be included in the charts'

AEI Media: 'YouTube must be included in the charts' Gated Content

The following is a piece by Luke Hood, director of AEI Media and founder of YouTube music channel UKF ...


on Jul 16th 2014 at 3:27PM
bop.fm raises $2m funding

bop.fm raises $2m funding

Streaming service hub bop.fm has raised $2 million after a funding round led by Charles Ventures.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 10th 2014 at 10:47AM
YouTube to offer prepaid mobile data service in India

YouTube to offer prepaid mobile data service in India

Video streaming site YouTube has made a deal with Indian mobile service provider Tata DoCoMo to offer a discounted pre-paired ...

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 9th 2014 at 2:23PM
Indie labels optimistic for fair YouTube deal

Indie labels optimistic for fair YouTube deal

A number of UK independent labels are feeling positive that a fair deal will be reached with YouTube for its ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jul 9th 2014 at 12:09PM
YouTube revenue $3.5 billion in 2013 - report

YouTube revenue $3.5 billion in 2013 - report

YouTube’s revenue in 2013 was $3.5 billion, according to reports.

Coral Williamson
by Coral Williamson
on Jul 8th 2014 at 11:47AM
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BASCA voices support for indie labels in YouTube battle

BASCA has voiced its support for WIN, IMPALA and AIM in the battle against YouTube for fairer terms for independent ...

Rhian Jones
by Rhian Jones
on Jul 8th 2014 at 10:39AM
Digital Deals: 'We need strategic, long-term vision and a positive approach to licensing'

Digital Deals: 'We need strategic, long-term vision and a positive approach to licensing' Gated Content

The following is a piece by Gregor Pryor, head of media and technology practice at Reed Smith law firm.


on Jul 7th 2014 at 2:37PM