Tencent Music Entertainment goes public in Hong Kong - Music Business Worldwide

Tencent Music Entertainment Group has successfully listed on the Main Board of The Hong Kong Stock Exchange.The Chinese music streaming giant launched its secondary listing in Hong Kong on Tuesday (September 20) by way of introduction, meaning that the company did not raise new funds or issue new shares (unlike in traditional IPOs). Shares for […]

The latest music-streaming service comes from… Polaroid? - Music Ally

Username or Email Address Password Remember Me The digital marketing guide: expert insight, case studies, fresh approaches, and overlooked opportunities.The latest and best jobs in the global music industryBrief, deep analysis of essential music business stuff: every week, in about 20 mins.Essential international guides, packed with data, interviews, strategies, and local insight.Twice-monthly reports on the newest […]

Music streaming really does pay, you just aren’t doing the math right. [Anthony Manker] - hypebot.com

UPDATED: “The ‘streaming is evil’ narrative is doing more harm than good, particularly for independent artists,” writes Anthony Manker By Anthony Manker of Group ProjectsI’m constantly amazed by the persistence of the narrative that “music streaming doesn’t pay” — because it’s not simply true.Articles like this one from New York Times entitled “Streaming Saved Music. Artists […]