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Revenue From Vinyl Sales in 2015 Is Higher Than YouTube and Spotify Free Combined

Revenue From Vinyl Sales in 2015 Is Higher Than YouTube and Spotify Free Combined

The music industry is shifting from CDs and illegal downloads to streaming services and vinyl sales.

Kids Dancing to Prince Sets New Precedent for Fair Use of Music

Kids Dancing to Prince Sets New Precedent for Fair Use of Music

“Copyright law does not authorize thoughtless censorship of lawful speech.”

YouTube Volume Normalization May Help End the “Loudness War”

YouTube Volume Normalization May Help End the “Loudness War”

Volume normalization may allow record execs to call a truce in the “loudness war.”

Jay Z Disses Spotify and YouTube at Tidal B-Sides Concert in NYC

Jay Z Disses Spotify and YouTube at Tidal B-Sides Concert in NYC

Nothing inspires Hov these days like a corporate battle.

The Tech Platforms Helping Independent Musicians Make Money

The Tech Platforms Helping Independent Musicians Make Money

These platforms tout how much they’ve paid out to artists, but are they the future of the music industry?

Hip Hop/R&B Is the Most Popular Genre on Streaming Platforms

Hip Hop/R&B Is the Most Popular Genre on Streaming Platforms

Unfortunately, streaming platforms don’t really pay artists.