The problems came just hours after YouTube ran into some of its own
The music streaming service continues rapid growth in user numbers but losses continue to mount
The music streaming service said that revenue growth of 80% was not enough offset losses
Ad-supported streaming platforms, of which YouTube is the main one, contributed only 4% or £24.4 million of total UK record industry revenues
When big acts attack the funding model of record companies what they are doing, whether they know it or not, is pulling up the ladder behind them
Because we're sure you've always wondered which Westeros inhabitant is your music-listening kindred
Since 2000, Sweden has produced seven $1 billion tech companies, including music-streaming service Spotify and payments group Klarna
The rapper had previously insisted that he would never put the album on the streaming services
Finally, lyrics on Spotify!
It took rival streaming service Spotify almost six years to reach the same milestone
Barclays fined $13.75m by US regulators over mutual funds; Tesco is to trial pet grooming services; Spotify has been hit with a class action lawsuit
'If 80s hair metal is your thing, you're probably Chewbacca'
The five most-listened-to albums were all hip-hop
Justin Bieber racked up the most streams in a single day on 13 November
The Radiohead frontman memorably branded Spotify 'the last fart of a dying corpse' in 2013
In the brave new world of endless choice there is an eclectic range of music now available at the touch of a button