SiriusXM CEO James E. Meyer speaks with CNBC’s David Faber about the company’s decision to acquire Pandora for $3.5 billion in September 2018.
NEW YORK, Nov 13- You do not even have to win on a talent competition show like American Idol to launch yourself on a path to selling more than eight million albums. Chris Daughtry, 38, parlayed a fourth-place finish in Idol over a decade ago into global stardom with his band Daughtry. The gravel-voiced singer from North Carolina now has a new album Cage To Rattle.
LONDON/ STOCKHOLM, Nov 1- Spotify sent its shares tumbling as much as 10 percent on Thursday after the world's most popular paid music streaming service said it would continue to sacrifice profit margins to generate future growth. Hit by the global tech stock sell-off over the past month, Spotify's shares have given up their 30 percent gain since their stock...
Spotify reported a modest 5 percent rise in premium subscribers for its third quarter, while revenue and gross margins were roughly in line with market expectations.
Talks between Apple and iHeartMedia are at a preliminary stage and no deal has been agreed, according to people with knowledge, the Financial Times said.
Head of global branding, Alex Tanguay tells MMM about how they're positioning the Spotify's brand to resonate with its audience.
Streaming data is helping singer songwriters like Nina Nesbitt. From what gets a listener's attention to where to perform live, streaming is good for business.
The rapper also said he has been "used to spread messages" that he doesn't believe in.
Danielle Lee tells MMM how it uses its mountain of data to deliver highly targeted brand ads.
Streaming services like Deezer, Apple Music and Spotify is helping the recorded music industry return to health according to IFPI's David Price
T-Series, a popular Indian music record label, is currently within inches of overtaking PewDiePie's dominance on YouTube.
NEW YORK, Oct 25- If you were writing a script about Ricky Gervais life, it would probably rejected for having too many fanciful plot twists. Someone from a failed new-wave pop band starts a nondescript office job, turns the experience into one of the biggest TV smashes ever, and now has one of the most lucrative careers in the history of stand-up comedy?
Not Impossible Labs, which has invented technology to help paralyzed artists draw again and casualties of war receive 3-D printed prosthetic limbs, has created a new technology, which allows the deaf and the hard of hearing to experience live music.
BRUSSELS, Oct 22- Sony Corp has not offered concessions to European Union antitrust regulators reviewing its $2.3 billion offer for control of EMI to become the world's largest music publisher, the European Commission website showed on Monday. The deadline for proposed concessions in the European Commission's preliminary assessment of the deal was Oct. 19.
West expounded on topics ranging from prison reform to his mental health and from presidential airplanes to racism.
John Legend talked to CNBC's John Harwood about the complications in his friendship with Kanye West during the age of Trump.
Swift's combined social media audience of 268.2 million is 487 percent more than President Donald Trump's 55 million. Some 102,000 individuals between the ages of 18 and 29 registered to vote in the two days after her Instagram post, Vote.org says.
The music superstar sat down with CNBC's John Harwood to discuss criminal justice reform, Democratic presidential politics, and the Twitter fights he and his wife Chrissy Teigen have waged with President Donald Trump.
Music superstar and political activist John Legend sat down with CNBC's John Harwood to discuss a range of topics, including whether Democrats should run a celebrity against President Donald Trump in 2020.
Music superstar and political activist John Legend sat down with CNBC's John Harwood to discuss a range of topics, including how he and his wife, Chrissy Teigen, speak out on political issues.