Major Lazer and Showtek Unleash ‘Believer’

Major Lazer and Showtek Unleash ‘Believer’ After thrilling countless fans the world over since the beginning of this year, Major Lazer andShowtek have finally unleashed their highly-anticipated collaboration: ‘Believer’. The track already caused a myriad of breathtaking moments at festivals such as Parookaville, Lollapalooza, Burning Man and Rock Am Ring, now seeing its official release…

Shock news: Lyor Cohen is joining YouTube.

LYOR COHEN JOINING YOUTUBE AS GLOBAL HEAD OF MUSIC The former Def Jam and Warner exec has been named YouTube’s new Global Head of Music. Google is an investor in Cohen’s independent label 300. It is unclear what the move will mean for that operation. Robert Kyncl, Chief Business Officer, YouTube, said: “Lyor is a…

RECORD LABELS VS. MUSIC PUBLISHERS: WHO DOES MORE FOR THE UK ECONOMY?

RECORD LABELS VS. MUSIC PUBLISHERS: WHO DOES MORE FOR THE UK ECONOMY? Recorded music rights-holders generated £202m more than publishing for the UK economy last year – but employed nearly eight times as many people. The figures from the annual UK Music Measuring Music report show that the British music publishing market employed 1,150 people…

SPOTIFY HAS ALREADY PAID THE MUSIC BUSINESS OVER $1.2BN THIS YEAR

SPOTIFY HAS ALREADY PAID THE MUSIC BUSINESS OVER $1.2BN THIS YEAR Spotify has announced that its lifetime payments to the music business have now topped $5bn. The news came as the streaming platform confirmed its invite-only launch in Japan. What’s particularly interesting about the new milestone is that it was only 15 months ago –…

DON DIABLO ANNOUNCES FIRST US HEADLINE TOUR, ‘DON DIABLO PRESENTS HEXAGON’

DON DIABLO ANNOUNCES FIRST US HEADLINE TOUR, ‘DON DIABLO PRESENTS HEXAGON’ Dutch DJ/producer Don Diablo announced yesterday that he will bring his ‘Hexagon Tour’ to the U.S. for the first time ever this winter. The future house titan will kick off his North American tour in San Francisco on December 1, bringing his tracks to life from…

Albin Myers Takes Over “Axtone Presents”

Albin Myers Takes Over “Axtone Presents” Axtone Presents a Smorgasbord special with Swedish native Albin Myers who brings us tunes from Tchami, Brohug, AC Slater, Avicii and much more. Also, Albin shares his brand new single onAxtone titled ‘What’s The Time? Tracklist 01. Albin Myers – What’s The Time? 02. Tchami – Siaw 03. Cesqeaux & Chace – Work…