Ella Mai talks to Julie Adenuga about the success of Boo’d Up, her forthcoming debut album, and being crowned the new face of R&B.
“The idea of there being trends and phases – it’s not about that. Music is constantly changing and constantly evolving. Pop has absorbed hip-hop in a very real way.” PRS for Music caught up with Beats 1 Presenter and… Continue Reading
Bugzy Malone talks to Julie Adenuga about the hardships of growing up in Manchester, how success has made him a changed man, and the creative process behind his album, ‘B. Inspired.’
Bozoma “Boz” A. Saint John is the Chief Brand Officer at Uber. Until June 2017, she was a marketing executive at Apple Music after joining the company in its acquisition of Beats Music -What were the big challenges you faced… Continue Reading
Spotify, Apple Music, and other streaming platforms have changed the way people listen to music. In the process, the way artists and new songs are discovered has changed too. Historically radio stations held the monopoly on what was heard, and… Continue Reading
Amazon is the dark horse of streaming music. That horse is not looking so dark anymore. We’ve been tracking weekly usage of streaming music apps on a quarterly basis since 2016 and we’ve seen Amazon growing strongly quarter upon quarter.… Continue Reading
Last year, MBW broke the news that Spotify was trying to negotiate the royalty rate it paid record labels down from 55% of revenue closer towards 50%. After two years of negotiations, the streaming platform finally reached a new long-term… Continue Reading
Last time on The Ten Laws of Indie Success… …We discussed The Law of Indie Success #9 Keep Financial Records. And questioned if 50 Cent could have avoided bankruptcy by living within his means. This week we see how Jay Z studied… Continue Reading