Tag: Netflix

Global Music Streaming Has Finally Surpassed NETFLIX in Paying Subscribers

For the first time in its history, statistics have finally put one of the several deflating facts about the extent of the global music streaming business to rest, for the time being at least. Despite having gained immense popularity in the last half-a-decade, and superseded almost every other streaming service in terms of total number …

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 …

Exclusive Music Is Bad For Fans, Bad For Artists, And Bad For Music Streaming

Early this week, Kanye West had a short outburst on Twitter concerning what he called the “beef” between Tidal and Apple. This “beef” Kanye spoke of is the two streaming companies’ competitiveness over securing artist exclusives. West released “Life of Pablo” in February exclusively on Tidal, which lead to a massive number of people (who …