Tagged With Music Industry

I toured with The Who at the peak of my music career. From meeting the Bee Gees to sulphur stink bombs outside my hotel room, here's what it was like.


Applications are now open to receive grants ranging from $2k to $50k for people in the music industry


Christina Aguilera said that record label executives wanted to change her last name because it was 'too ethnic'



Popular Australian musicians make less on streaming services like Spotify than you might think


Warner Music Group files for an IPO as streaming services boost labels


A Tencent-led consortium buys 10% of Universal Music, valuing the world's biggest music firm at $34 billion



How BTS makes and spends their money


Gruelling gym routines, restrictive diets, and no dating: K-pop stars tell us about the dark side of their industry


Why Taylor Swift is re-recording all her of her old music


The Walkman just turned 40 — here's how listening to music has changed over the years


When a fire destroyed a vault of song recordings 11 years ago, Universal Music Group went into crisis mode and downplayed what amounted to 'the biggest disaster in the history of the music business'


Jay-Z is hip-hop's first billionaire. See how he and Beyoncé make and spend their money.



Grammy-winning DJ Afrojack says 10 years of working with celebrities like Pitbull and Nicki Minaj has taught him the most important trait for anyone in business


Grammy-winning DJ Afrojack explains how declining a credit on a song that went multiplatinum taught him the most important lesson of his career


Music industry mogul Troy Carter has managed Lady Gaga, held a top job at Spotify, and appeared on 'Shark Tank' — learn about his latest project at IGNITION 2018


DJs like Laidback Luke say their mental health is being damaged by the brutal pressures of the music industry



Musicians only got 12% of the $43 billion the music industry generated in 2017, and it mostly came from touring


How Columbia House sold 12 CDs for as little as a penny


Grammy Award-winning musician Imogen Heap is using ethereum and the Harry Potter musical to fund her blockchain project


This tech company is offering staff free 'hangover days'