Japan’s recorded music market returned to growth in 2022 after two difficult years. Streaming is up – but physical remains incredibly strong.
In 2023, both country music and its fanbase have changed significantly – and it’s still a powerhouse music genre. This Guide explores how modern country music is being marketed to a youthful and diverse audience.
Our Spring/Summer 2023 quarterly report takes a comprehensive look at the world’s music streaming platforms – and gives you an analytical snapshot of the market. Last year we noted that DSPs were “strenuously seeking differentiation”, and in 2023, this is certainly the case: the last 12 months have seen innovation and change across most platforms. […]
This Guide is designed to give you a refreshed view of the broiling, turbulent sea of data on which all artists sail – and that marketers need to be able to navigate.
Physical music remains popular in Poland, although streaming is on the rise. Exports, however, remain difficult.
France’s music business is cautiously optimistic about its digital future, with premium subscription penetration still relatively low.
Its first mobile app allows users to access the platform’s tools, upload music and access data from their phones.
Ed Sheeran’s fans can breathe a sigh of relief, as a jury has ruled him not liable in a case where he was accused of ripping off Marvin Gaye’s ‘Let’s Get It On’
His latest web3 project, the Cult Pass, is described as: “a dynamic, blockchain enabled membership pass based on long-term fan engagement.”
Indie licensing agency Merlin has announced a global licensing deal that lets Merlin members and their artists participate in FPR on SoundCloud.
This is a guest post by XinYue, Editor of Kanjian Music, the Chinese music services company which is Music Ally’s partner for our Music Ally China arm. We asked XinYue […]
BTS may be on hiatus but that hasn’t prevented the company behind them, Hybe, from achieving record first-quarter financial results.