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K-Pop Music Frenzy on Spotify Playlists

The launch of Spotify’s “Hub” in 2015 has garnered more than 6.6 billion K-pop streams with over 14.4 billion of listening minutes. When we thought that we’ve just had enough of K-pop, we realised that the bubble hasn’t really burst in the rest of the world. Asia may have been…

How To Increase Fan Base and Generate Revenue

Do you have an upcoming release on Spotify and want your fans to get the best engagement experience and alert even before its release? Show.co has launched a new feature “Pre-Save Me” that allows labels, managers and musicians to run their own marketing campaign on Spotify. Show.co, CD Baby‘s very…

Spotify Hiring Music Editors from Vietnam and Thailand

We are looking for a world-class Music Editor from Vietnam to join our Shows & Editorial team. This position will oversee Vietnamese music for the curation/programming team at the company. You will work with content for Spotify through playlist curation, programming, and written editorial. You will be working from our…

IFPI: Streaming Market Increased by 6 Percent Globally

Music Market at tipping point for second year in a row after seeing an increase in revenue sales. Strong growth in the global recorded music market increased by 5.9 percent totalling a revenue of US$15.7 billion in 2016, the highest rate since IFPI began tracking the market in 1997. According…

Streaming vs Radio in Malaysia

Spotify released a brief article about the listening behaviour of Malaysians in a survey conducted through 2220 respondents last year. Commissioned by Spotify, TNS, a global market-research company investigated the trends in the streaming market – comparing the reach of traditional radio and how users behaviour vary when they switched…

Ex-Spotify Distributor Soundrop Relaunches Platform for YouTubers

Music distribution services are gradually emerging and highlighting their very own features to attract various demands and needs. As for Soundrop, it recently announced their return with their digital-first distribution for the YouTube users after being acquired by CD Baby. Distribution is often an afterthought by recording artists, and they…

Google’s Interest to Acquire SoundCloud

After the recent whisper over Spotify’s interest to acquire SoundCloud, some speculated the end is drawing near for the loss-making streaming platform. Since the recent revelation of Sony and Universal’s stakes with the Berlin-based company, we’ve also heard about Google’s interest in snapping up SoundCloud, which now boasts more than…

Spotify Seeks Music Editor For The Philippines

Spotify is seeking a new Music Editor to join its Content Programming team in its Singapore office. As stated in its recently published job ad, this position will oversea the content curation for the market in the Phlippines. Streaming services are looking to set up content and programming team in…

Will Spotify Exceed 50-Million Subscribers Within the Next Six Months?

Within the last five months, Spotify has added over nine million paying subscribers, average of 1.8 million people per month. Spotify’s Global Head of Creator Services and former Atom Factory boss,Troy Carter, revealed Spotify’s latest growth in a Billboard interview confirming that Spotify has more than 39m subscribers worldwide. At this…