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Spotify Reportedly Burying Artists Who Sign Competing Exclusives

On Friday, Bloomberg cited unnamed sources saying that Spotify was punishing artists who signed exclusive deals with competitors. The punitive actions reportedly included barring artists’ music from featured playlists, though a Spotify representative has firmly told Recode and other outlets that… 310 more words

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Spotify To Negotiate Record Label Contracts Before Going Public

One of the top players in music streaming, Spotify is expected to become a publicly traded company next year,but as the The Wall Street Journal Reports… 231 more words

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The whole Apple Music, Tidal, Spotify etc streaming exclusives thing might finally be coming to an end | News | Culture | The Independent

The fragmentation of music streaming, the scramble to find out how the hell to listen to a hot new album and the necessity to be paying for multiple streaming services has been getting slowly more egregious and frustrating for consumers over the past few months. 62 more words

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Spotify To Negotiate Record Label Contracts Before Going Public

One of the top players in music streaming, Spotify is expected to become a publicly traded company next year,but as the The Wall Street Journal Reports… 231 more words

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Apple Music complicating Spotify's attempt to contract with all three major music labels

”Spotify is out of contract with all three major music companies, MBW has learned, with a dispute over revenue splits bringing disharmony to negotiations. The Swedish streaming company has been out of a long-term deal with Universal Music Group for more than a year, say our sources,” Music Business World wide reports. 344 more words

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Amazon Reportedly Launching Echo-Only Music Service

Amazon is planning to launch a music streaming service specifically for its Echo connected speaker device, Recode reports. The service will reportedly cost $4 or $5 a month, about half the price of rivals like Apple Music and Spotify’s paid offerings. 258 more words