Streaming currently brings in more revenue for music companies than downloads. But some executives are claiming that digital platforms don’t pass on enough of the advertising revenues
The trend speaks to a love of the artefact in an era of streaming and downloads, as David Barnett finds out
Now if it can safely land The Life of Pablo...
Finally, lyrics on Spotify!
Sources say streaming service is preparing to bow to artist pressure and relax its policy that every song should be free
Pop professor Mike Errico asked in The Independent whether, in the age of streaming and Spotify, the three-minute song had had its day. Musician Mark Christopher Lee decided to test his theory out by making an album of 100 short, sharp tracks
Her single's artwork was switched out for a cartoon squirrel
The five most-listened-to albums were all hip-hop
Adele's team is reportedly pushing Spotify to limited access to paying subsribers only
Listeners to have free access to live sets from the south London superclub and seven different channels playing dance, r’n’b and hip-hop music
It looks a lot like Spotify
Shout out to the 'Neurofunk' heads
The music streaming service previously limited song plays on PCs to encourage subscriptions - is this a bold move or a desperate one?
The number of songs listened to on streaming services in the UK doubled last year