This article was originally published in March 2022. The International Federation of the Phonographic Industry reported on Tuesday that global recorded music revenues grew 18.5% in 2021, with much of the growth driven by paid subscription streaming. The report shows that total revenue for 2021 was $25.9 billion. The coronavirusRead More →

Billboard Music Awards 2022: the Top Dance/Electronic categories covered by Illenium, PNAU and Lady Gaga It’s been a few days since the annual Billboard Music Awards took place, and the industry is still talking about the incredible wins for several massive contributors in the Dance/Electronic categories of the awards. ThisRead More →

We take a look at the Billboard Music Awards’ effect on performers and non-performers at the ceremony. by Rutger Ansley Rosenborg by Chjartmetric How Music Charts On Sunday, the music world gathered at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, for the Billboard Music Awards (BBMA). The goal?Read More →

The 2022 Billboard Music Awards were filled with memorable moments from some of music’s hottest stars, including City Girls rappers Yung Miami and JT. But when they took the stage to present the award for top R&B artist, some fans took to social media after noticing what appeared to beRead More →

We’re days away from Billboard Music on Sunday (May 15) Awardswhere music’s biggest stars celebrate their success on the Billboard graphics. Who are some of the greatest artists of all time at the awards show and who could dominate this year? BBMA finalists and winners are based on top fanRead More →

And their beautiful Italian birthplaces: in honor of the Eurovision Song Contest taking place in Turin in 2022. With Eurovision landing in Turin, our official travel partner Booking.com shines a light on Italy’s rich and diverse music scene, ranging from Italo-disco to opera. Here is a guide to the mostRead More →

Without a doubt, Los Angeles is the place to be if you are looking to make music in America. With Hollywood at the center, there are countless stars, film studios and recording studios all ready and waiting, attracting budding artists from around the world to this bustling city. Whether you’reRead More →

Audible Inc., the leading creator and provider of premium audio storytelling, today announced a new roster of acclaimed musicians who will create and perform “Lyrics + Music‘ productions designed for Audible listeners. New artists joining “Words + Music” include one of the best-selling musical artists of all time, Mariah Carey,Read More →

Snopp Dogg said he brings his music to the Metaverse. He wasn’t lying. On 04/20, the rapper, songwriter and entrepreneur dropped out Death Row Seance: Vol. 2 as a non-fungible token, or NFT, on the Sound.xyz platform. The 1,000 copies quickly sold out for a total of 100 Ether, orRead More →

NEWARK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Logitech for Creators, an extension of the Logitech brand dedicated to empowering all creators to pursue their passions, today announced the second annual Logitech Song Breaker Awards, the premier music awards show on Roblox (NYSE: RBLX ). The awards recognize groundbreaking creators who are shaping pop music throughRead More →

Folk music has taken different forms at different times over the years. Initially, it was defined as music that spoke of a person’s national or cultural identity and was performed using traditional instruments. However, the genre of folk music is constantly evolving. This is dictated by the evolution of societyRead More →

A wave of artists are about to hit the carpet and perform at the 2022 Latin American Music Awards, airing Thursday, April 21 on Telemundo. But first, names like Luis Fonsi, CNCO, Tiago PZK, and more stopped by the “Celebrity Lounge” during rehearsals to talk to Billboard. To explore SeeRead More →

Cross-platform digital out-of-home, hotel and streaming video distribution supports new releases and emerging artists GLENDALE, CA, April 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via NewMediaWire – Loop Media, Inc. (“Loop Media” or “Loop”) (OTC: LPTV), a leading multi-channel streaming platform that offers music videos and brands business entertainment channels today announcedRead More →