Unless it offers something different from what's already available in the market, it may be difficult for Apple Music to attract paying subscribers, says Casey Rae, CEO of Future of Music Coalition.
Tickets for the Grateful Dead's final shows are still in demand, but two additional shows in California changed some of the pricing.
Al Di Meola, Di Meola Records explains why he thinks streaming is criminal activity and shares his thoughts on the future of the music industry.
Music-identifying app Shazam joined the very exclusive Unicorn club in January 2015. Executive Chairman, Andrew Fisher, talks CNBC through how the company made it this far and what's next.
The Squawk Alley team discuss Taylor Swift and her move to put her hit album "1989" on Apple Music.
It will be shades of green for Chicago's travel industry when Deadheads come to town July Fourth weekend for the band's final shows.
Torrence Boone, Google VP, discusses the outlook for advertising for online video from the Cannes Lions Festival.
WPP CEO Sir Martin Sorrell is teaming up with Snapchat and The Daily Mail to form a content marketing agency called Truffle Pig. The Daily Mail North America CEO Jon Steinberg, provides insight.
Facebook showed advertisers its vision for mobile advertisements at Cannes Lions. CNBC's Kayla Tausche and Jon Steinberg discuss Facebook reaching all-time highs.
WPP CEO Sir Martin Sorrell is teaming up with Snapchat and The Daily Mail to form a content marketing agency called Truffle Pig. Also, Sorrell discusses the partnership with Alex Da Kid.
Interim CEO Peter Tonstad left the company after serving in the position for three about months.
Celebrities are taking cues from Wall Street activist investors like Carl Ichan and penning letters to summon change.
Taylor Swift just welcomed Apple—and the rest of Corporate America—into the 21st century. Here's the takeaway for executives.
Google is launching a free, ad-supported version of its $9.99-a-month Google Play Music in the U.S. to rival Pandora, Spotify and Apple.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche sits down with Tim Westergren, Pandora co-founder, for an exclusive interview.
Jason Calacanis, Inside.com CEO, discusses the music industry including Apple Music and why he stays away from music.
Apple vs. Taylor Swift. Where are the details? We're still waiting for specifics on how much Apple will pay musicians for songs played on its upcoming streaming music service.
Hip-hop mogul released from jail after an alleged assault with a weight-room kettlebell at UCLA, where son is on the football team.
Motley Crue bassist Nikki Sixx cheered Apple's turnaround on artist royalties, saying its initial nonpayment plan wasn't right.
In an open letter to Apple, Taylor Swift helped convince the company to change course and pay artists during its free-trial streaming period. Nikki Sixx of Motley Crue weighs in.