Tag: Music Playlists

Five Must Know Facts About Music Streaming

According to the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI), revenue earned via streaming services rose to an impressive 45.2% in the last 12 months, representing 43% of digital’s $6.7 million. With such a phenomenal rise, it is expected that streaming will soon supersede downloads to be the #1 digital revenue source – something that …

Spotify Is Making Its Own Tracks and Is Adding Them to Their Playlists

With the recent news of Spotify deliberately blackballing Katy Perry’s Apple Music exclusive comeback single “Rise” from its biggest playlist, you would of thought there is nothing else the Swedish music streaming giants could do to surprise us? But, there is more. And it’s more surprising than you would have thought. Spotify has started to …

How to Create the Ultimate Party Playlist

So you need a better playlist for your next big party or get-together? Well you’re in luck, as our music experts at Find What You Like are going to give you the best tips to creating the ultimate party playlist. The Party Playlist Basics Plan for your playlist to last for at least 3 hours …

Music Streaming Pillow – Listen to Your Favourite Playlists While You Sleep

So who out there has tried to sleep with headphones on? I have and its uncomfortable, waking up at 2 a.m. with one earbud stabbing your ear and the other’s cable wrapped around your neck like someone’s trying to strangle you while you sleep! – Okay maybe just me, I must move around a LOT …

All of Apple Music Playlists Are Curated by Only a Dozen People.

Playlists are the future of music and music recommendations. And personalisation is the future of music streaming. Personalised playlists are a big thing, and most streaming companies are at war with each other to have the best personalised playlists. But, what is personal about 14,000+ playlists being created by just a dozen or so people? …

Why Music Streaming Is Good for Creators (the artist) and Consumers (you, the listener)

Why Music Streaming Is Good for Creators (the artist) and Consumers (you, the listener). There have been many arguments complaining about the music streaming industry (we have also been guilty of this), mostly regarding the way music is consumed, curated and just the general streaming habits of users. Although most artists are available on streaming …

How Playlists Are Changing the Way We Listen

How Playlists Are Changing the Way We Listen. Streaming has hit a new high, reports from 2015 show there were 67.5 million subscribers and $2.9 billion of trade revenue, which is a 31% increase on 2014. But what has drove this increase? The Playlist. Playlists have always been important in the streaming industry, but they …

Could Music Downloads Be Dead by 2020?

Could Music Downloads Be Dead by 2020? Back in the early to late 2000s music downloads were predicted to be the saviour of the music industry. Outdated CD sales were falling, music downloads were on the up, and mp3 players were all the range. These new digital copies were set to replace all hard copies …

Streaming Playlist Optimised to Help Indie Artists Get Noticed.

A new app has been released that helps indie artists and labels get the most out of marketing their music on playlist streaming services. The new app, created by UK-based music industry data and analytics company, Entertainment Intelligence (Ei), will allow indie artists and labels access to data which will let them track their performance …

A Review of the Best Music Playlist Sites

If you are looking for sites to create, share and listen to music playlists, then chances are you are going to do some research into the service best suited to you. While Find What You Like offers many great services, we understand that you might still want to consider all the options available to you …