With the rise of streaming and YouTube, cover songs gained a whole new level of importance to provide exposure. Many mainstream artists today started out as independent artists, who at some point covered a song that gained attention.
A few months ago I made an introduction about how playlisting is changing the way we listen and consume music. Certainly at the heart of the streaming revolution is Spotify and it’s playlisting algorithm. With playlists, it is so much easier to discover new music and Spotify knows how to do it through its crowdsourcing algorithm. You can read the details in the post above, but the gist is simple: the more playlists your tracks show up in, the more listeners you are likely to be discovered by.
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It is no secret that the digital revolution in music industry has pushed artists and labels to release and market their music in new formats, but the current wave we are in thanks to streaming is unprecedented. I’m talking about the tide of playlisting that is washing up the music world and redefining our way […]
At Adva Mobile, we’re excited to have joined the roster of music industry giants, innovators, and educators who have come together to help solve the problem of freely distributed media devaluing and even directly taking away income from the artists who have created that media. As the internet took the world by storm, enabling the […]