Apple Music app launches June 30

[metaslider id=2073] Apple unveiled its new music streaming service on Monday at WWDC. You can try it for yourself starting June 30 for $9.99 per month. It will be available then on iOS, OS X and Windows, with an Android version coming this fall. Apple Music is a pretty impressive new service, packing in 24/7 radio, […]

Sony Music CEO confirms Apple’s music service will be unveiled at WWDC

Sony Music CEO Doug Morris has confirmed that Apple will unveil its new music streaming product at WWDC on Monday. Sony Music will almost certainly be one of the largest labels on board with the new service, which is expected to cost around $10 a month. “It’s happening tomorrow,” Morris openly announced during an interview on stage at Midem […]

Here’s How PSY’s ‘Gangnam Style’ Broke YouTube’s View Counter

http://youtu.be/9bZkp7q19f0 Psy’s “Gangnam Style”, the viral sensation released back in 2012, has been viewed so many times it broke YouTube’s view counter. The quirky K-Pop song broke several Youtube records over the years, but nobody could have expected this. Who (and why) are people still watching the video? Who knows, but the number continues to […]

Music Sales Finally Increase, Piracy Goes Down

For the first time in 14 years, music sales are up by the slimmest of margins—just 0.3 percent. Even better, piracy reportedly fell by 17-percent overall in 2012, meaning the music industry is getting a double-dose of good news. The changes are attributed, of all things, to the evolving Internet. More specifically, streaming services like […]