Articles about music industry


8 Steps To Brand Development As An Artist

Last updated: 12/10/2018

While the type of music you create goes a long way towards defining your brand as an artist or band, it is only part of the picture. Here we look at eight key elements to...

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'I didn't think Human was going to be the song': Rag'N'Bone Man on his incredible debut album campaign

Last updated: 12/10/2018

Rag'N'Bone Man has admitted he was taken aback by the worldwide impact of his breakthrough single Human.  Real name Rory Graham, the singer has been crowned Music Week's...

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International Charts Analysis: U2's Songs Of Experience tops charts in North America

Last updated: 12/08/2018

After debuting at No.1 in Ireland, the Netherlands and Flanders, No.2 in Germany, Sweden and Wallonia and Top 10 in three other territories last week, U2's 14th studio set Songs...

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Rising Star: Meet Warner Music's Bee Thomas

Last updated: 12/08/2018

Each week, Music Week profiles the brightest new talents in the business. This week, Bee Thomas of Warner Music tells her story... How did you break into the music industry? I...

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Kacey Musgraves, Willie Nelson, Don Henley, More Join Grammys’ Dolly Parton Tribute

Last updated: 12/07/2018

Vince Gill, Don Henley, Kacey Musgraves, Willie Nelson, Linda Perry, and Mavis Staples have joined the 2019 MusiCares Person of the Year tribute concert honoring Dolly Parton,...

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PRS Foundation launch Momentum Fund partnership with Liverpool City Council - PRS for Music Foundation

Last updated: 12/07/2018

PRS Foundation, the UK’s leading charitable funder of new music and talent development, together with Liverpool City Council announce a new partnership for the Momentum Music...

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Writers of Jake Owen’s “I Was Jack (You Were Diane)” Fêted in Nashville

Last updated: 12/07/2018

Writers of Jake Owen’s “I Was Jack (You Were Diane)” Fêted in Nashville A ceiling-high Christmas tree, its pinpoint yellow lights winking a welcome, greeted the guests...

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Kurt Weill Estate Inks Deal With BMG, Titles Include ‘Mack the Knife,’ ‘Alabama Song’

Last updated: 12/07/2018

BMG today announced that is has struck a deal with the estate of legendary German-born composer Kurt Weill for the administration of the popular songs he wrote in collaboration...

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Streaming Services Hold Key To Music's Diversity [Op-Ed]

Last updated: 12/06/2018

Johan Svanberg of indie distributor Record Union looks at the need for music streaming services to become more diverse and egalitarian; not only where gender and ethnicity are...

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How To Have A Long And Successful Career In Music

Last updated: 12/06/2018

Making a career in the music industry is no easy task, (just getting people to listen to your music in the first place is hard enough) but developing a career that's more than...

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