Apple Music reportedly has extra US subscribers than Spotify

Spotify nonetheless leads outdoors of the US, tallying 75 million subscribers as a part of its first earnings report in May. However, contemplating the corporate filed to go public within the US in April, studies that its main competitors there has made up what was as soon as a large lead will not be welcome […]

Drake is the king of memes

At this level, it is mainly a assure that each time Drake places out a brand new track or album, there are going to be memes born from them. It occurred with Hotline Bling in 2016, when his dance strikes in a video for the track prompted a barrage of edited variations, together with one […]

Spotify checks stripped-down lite model of its app

The app permits you to set a restrict on the cell knowledge it gobbles up every month, and, together with how a lot storage it is utilizing, it reveals you ways a lot of your knowledge allowance you could have left earlier than it is time to flip the calendar web page. That’s a strong […]

AmpMe plans to kill Bluetooth speakers by syncing music between smartphones

AmpMe plans to kill Bluetooth audio system by syncing music between smartphones

Smart audio system and stereos aren’t the one technique to get a celebration began. AmpMe has an app that makes it potential to sync and play music via smartphones or Bluetooth audio system. Today AmpMe introduced it’ll start to roll out the usage of ultrasonic inaudible sounds to sync a number of gadgets, detect latency, […]

Spotify customers request refunds after over-the-top Drake promotion

Billboard stories that disgruntled followers have been requesting refunds from the service. Some have met with success; just a few of those that have been denied have gone so far as to cancel their accounts. Spotify informed Billboard that complaints have been minimal and consequently, there is no such thing as a official refunds coverage […]

Spotify's free version may soon include (some) play on demand

A slimmer Spotify? Music streamer exams a ‘lite’ model for Android app

Having a slower community or much less information in your plan will now not cease you from accessing the most well-liked apps and companies in the marketplace. The newest firm to introduce a slimmed- down model of its cellular app is Spotify, who has not too long ago debuted the predictably named Spotify Lite. As […]

Drake smashes single-day Apple Music and Spotify information (once more)

There’s a not-so-secret motive as to why Drake is performing so effectively, although: each Apple and Spotify bent over backwards to advertise Scorpion. Apple Music featured him prominently, added Siri responses to Drake-related questions (akin to “what’s Drake’s nickname?”) and created a make-your-own-cover-art web site. Spotify, in the meantime, went even additional by inserting into […]

Spotify stock attracts all generations, not just millennials

Tech IPOs stay ‘white-hot’ in Q2 because of Spotify, DocuSign, Pivotal Software

After years within the doldrums, preliminary public choices by tech startups appear to be on a roll, providing hope that at the least a number of the trade’s overpriced unicorns would possibly have the ability to exit at one thing near their non-public valuations. According to the newest quarterly assessment of the IPO market from […]

Spotify, Nodding to Broader Ambitions, Hires Chief Content Officer

Spotify, Nodding to Broader Ambitions, Hires Chief Content Officer

Spotify has employed Dawn Ostroff, a veteran tv and video govt, as its new chief content material officer, a transfer which will sign the music service’s wider ambitions in media. Ms. Ostroff, who had been president of Condé Nast Entertainment, the writer’s video studio, will be part of Spotify in August, the corporate introduced on […]

5 Seconds of Summer Keeps Beyoncé and Jay-Z Out of Top Spot

5 Seconds of Summer Keeps Beyoncé and Jay-Z Out of Top Spot

Two items of stories dominated the pop-music world final week, sending followers on-line in droves: a brand new album by Beyoncé and Jay-Z, and the dying of the younger rapper XXXTentacion. Yet the highest spot on the most recent Billboard chart went to five Seconds of Summer — the Australian pop-rock band that rose to […]