RUMOR: New League of Legends Character Seraphine is an Aspiring Songwriter

RUMOR: New League of Legends Character Seraphine Is An Aspiring Songwriter

Buzz 09:13AM EDT

Seraphine is the rumored upcoming playable champion for League of Legends based on leaks. There are also plenty of clues popping out about the new character. Most of these confirm that she is a singer-songwriter.READ MORE


XXXTentacion Fans Invited To Final Farewell Memorial For Slain Rapper

Off-Key 06:51AM EDT

XXXTentacion's family has called on fans to come to a public memorial to send off the rapper who was shot and killed in an apparent robbery last week. The event would include an open-casket viewing.READ MORE

SXSW 2018

SXSW Announces Full Artist Lineup For 2018 Music Festival

Festivals 06:58AM EDT

SXSW 2018 announced the over 2,000 artists from 63 countries who will perform this week in Austin, Texas, The event will kickoff on Friday and will feature movie screenings, panel discussions, brand marketing, and more.READ MORE

2015 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards - Inside

iLoveMakonnen Surprises Fans With New EP "Fun Summer Vol. 1"

Buzz 11:15AM EDT

The seven track EP is sure to put you in the mood for summer.READ MORE

Alexander Ljung

SoundCloud Launches New Subscription Service Go

Buzz 12:03PM EDT

With 175 million users at the ready, will SoundCloud Go work?READ MORE


Sony, SoundCloud Reportedly Sign Licencing Deal Paving Way For Subcription Tier

Buzz 17:39PM EDT

Sony will get stock options and the ability to buy in to the next round of funding.READ MORE


SoundCloud 2014 Earnings: Losses Mount Faster Than Revenue

Buzz 10:30AM EDT

Music streaming and discovery service SoundCloud has reported its 2014 earnings. Like most tech companies building for the future, the numbers don't look good as losses are mounting faster than revenue, but it is still able to raise money from investors.READ MORE


Soundcloud Adds New Stations Feature with Continuous Music Play for iOS and Android

Buzz 09:30AM EDT

In the wake of Soundcloud recently adding a brand new feature to its site, top 50 lists for over 30 genres, on Tuesday (Feb. 2), it added yet another huge feature to their site called Stations. This new feature, now available for both iOS and Android platforms, will allow users to take songs they've liked on Soundcloud and ultimately create radio stations that continuously play music based upon their likes and taste in music.READ MORE


Top 50 Lists for Over 30 Genres; Soundcloud Adds a Major New Feature to its Site

Buzz 17:16PM EDT

Just recently, Soundcloud caught up to the functionality of other streaming platforms by adding Top 50 Lists for over 30 genres of music, which may not sound impressive, but this seemingly minor addition may prove to be an incredibly major one.READ MORE


Soundcloud to Launch Paid Subscription Service After Signing Deal With Universal

Buzz 23:45PM EDT

Apple Music, Tidal and YouTube Music all launched music subscription services in 2015. Now Soundcloud is preparing the debut of its own paid service.READ MORE

Founder and CEO of SoundCloud Alexander Ljung during The New Yorker Festival 2015 on October 2, 2015 in New York City

SoundCloud, Universal Music Group Sign Licensing Deal

Buzz 11:24AM EDT

SoundCloud has had trouble with its transition from a small, music discovery platform to a billion dollar company that has played a vital role in artist development, but also found itself in the crosshairs of industry executives who want all aspects of the platforms to play exactly by the rules. It has sought licensing deals with the three major labels, Warner, Sony and Universal, but has struggled to get obtain. Warner was the first domino to fall and now in a big move for SoundCloud, it has just announced a licensing deal with the biggest label on the planet, Universal Music Group.READ MORE

Those SoundCloud Streams Keep Going Up

SoundCloud Pulse: Streaming Service Unveils App For Creators

Buzz 11:43AM EDT

SoundCloud has unveiled a brand new Android app dedicated to its creators. Called SoundCloud Pulse, the new app will give content creators much more functionality to control and manage songs that has been missing for them in the regular app.READ MORE

Those SoundCloud Streams Keep Going Up

Music Has Been Streamed Over One Trillion Times In 2015

Buzz 10:50AM EDT

Streaming is the present and future of music consumption. Consumers, artists and industry observers will all agree on that point. There has been a growing number of data as to how ubiquitous the practice has become in the past few years, but the Pandora-owned music data analytics company Next Big Sound has put it very simply. In the first six months of 2015, music was streamed over one trillion times across various services such as Spotify, YouTube, SoundCloud, Rdio, Vevo, Vimeo and Pandora.READ MORE

Soundcloud co-founder Eric Wahlforss appears on stage at the 2014 TechCrunch Disrupt Europe/London

Soundcloud, Universal Music Group Reportedly Agree To Licensing Deal

Buzz 12:14PM EDT

Just as reports of SoundCloud's impending demise started to grow louder, it appears they maligned streaming and discovery service may have taken a major step towards creating a sustainable business model. According to a new report in Music Business Worldwide, SoundCloud is close to agreeing on a new licensing deal with Universal Music Group that could potentially net UMG significant equity in SoundCloud.READ MORE

Soundcloud co-founder Eric Wahlforss

Soundcloud Could Be in Financial Trouble as Major Label Deals Loom

Buzz 11:06AM EDT

SoundCloud could be facing some dire financial consequences, including being "dangerously low on cash," according to reports from Digital Music News. although the company is valued at more than $700 million, two sources indicated to the publication that the digital music platform could be broke in four or five months if it doesn't secure additional funding.READ MORE

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