Tag: deezer

Creator Support: A New Take on User Centric Licensing

Posted on 26th April, 2019 by Mark Mulligan in Amuse, Artist Streaming Income, Artists, Billie Eilish, Circa Waves, Deezer, Indie Labels, Keywords: User Centric Licensing, Kobalt, Label Services, Lauv, Major Labels, Patreon, Rex Orange County, Spotify, Streaming Income, Streaming Licensing, Streaming Royalties and Taylor Swift

User-centric licensing (i.e. stream pay-outs based on sharing the royalty income of an individual user split across the music they listen to) has stimulated a lot of debate. I first explored…

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Just Who Would Buy Universal Music?

Posted on 14th January, 2019 by Mark Mulligan in Access Industries, Artists Direct, Bolloré Group, Deezer, First Access Entertainment, Formula 1 Racing, Institutional Investors, Liberty Media, Live Nation, Major Label Market Shares, MLB, Pandora, Perform, Private Equity, Record Label Market Shares, Saavn, SiriusXM, Sme, Sony Music, The Atlanta Braves, UMG, Umg Market Share, Universal Market Share, Universal Music, Universal Music Investment, Universal Music Sale, Vincent Bolloré, Vivendi, Warner Music, WMG and Yannick Bolloré

Vivendi continues to look for a buyer for a portion of Universal Music. Though the process has been running officially since May 2018, the transaction (or transactions) may not close…

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Announcing MIDiA’s Streaming Services Market Shares Report

Posted on 3rd November, 2017 by Mark Mulligan in 7Digital, Amazon, Amazon Music Unlimited, Amazon Prime Music, América Móvil, Anghami, Apple, Apple Music, AWA, Claro Musica, D Hits, Deezer, EE, France Telecom, Google Play Music, Itunes, Juke, KKBOX, KPN, KuGou, Kuwo, Line Music, Market Share, MediaMarktSaturn, MelOn, MTN Music, Music Streaming, Music Subscriber Market Shares, Music Subscriptions, Napster, Netease, NTT Docomo, Orange, Pandora, QQ Music, Spotify, Streaming, Streaming Market Share, Streaming Market Shares, Streaming Services, Subscribers, Subscription Services, Subscriptions, Telia, Tencent, Tidal, Vivo and Vodafone

As the streaming music market matures, the bar is continually raised for the quality of data required, both in terms of granularity and accuracy. At MIDiA we have worked hard…

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How Soundcloud Could Transform Deezer’s Market Narrative

Posted on 4th July, 2017 by Mark Mulligan in Access Industries, Apple Music, Artist Discovery, Bandcamp, BandLab, Deezer, Dj Spooky, Dubsmash, First Access Entertainment, Full Stack, Full Stack Music, Full Stack Music Company, Mixcloud, Musical.ly, Next Gen Label, Next Generation Label, Reverb Nation, Songkick, Soundcloud, Spotify, Streaming, Streaming Market, Streaming Music, Tidal, Tunecore and Youtube

News has emerged of Deezer being a potential buyer of troubled Soundcloud. This follows on from Spotify’s prolonged but ultimately abortive courting last year. Soundcloud was once a streaming powerhouse,…

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Announcing MIDiA’s State Of The Streaming Nation 2 Report

Posted on 5th June, 2017 by Mark Mulligan in 7Digital, Alibaba, Amazon, Anghami, Apple, Apple Music, Cdiscount, Cstream, CÜR Media, Deezer, Echo, Google, Google Play Music All Acccess, Hitster, IFPI, KKBOX, KuGou, Kuwo, MelOn, Merlin, Midia Streaming, Mixcloud, MTV Trax, Napster, Pandora, QQ Music, Radionomy, Saavn, Slacker, So Music, Société Générale, Sony Music, Soundcloud, State Of The Streaming Nation, State Of The Streaming Nation 2, Streaming, Streaming Forecasts, Streaming Market Share, Streaming Market Value, Streaming Music Market, Streaming Numbers, Streaming Users, Subscribers, Tencent, The Echo Nest, Tidal, TIM Music, Universal Music, Vevo, Vivo Musica, Warner Music, Worldwide Independent Network and Youtube

2016 was the year that streaming turned the recorded music business into a good news story, with revenue growth so strong that it drove nearly a billion dollars of total…

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