Win one of 100 eAr Academy online music courses! – Music In Africa

*Your language will be set using a browser cookie.Don’t have an account? Sign upForgot your password?South Africa-based learning institution the eAr Academy, in partnership with the Music In Africa Foundation, is giving away free online music courses to 100 musicians across the African continent. The eAr Academy employs an innovative, student-centred approach to create complete and […]

Sir Lucian Grainge on the dilution of the majors’ music on streaming platforms, TikTok’s future and more – Music Business Worldwide

Speaking to analysts on Universal Music Group‘s earnings call last week, UMG Chairman and CEO Sir Lucian Grainge pointed out that the publicly-traded firm achieved a significant milestone in Q3.The three months to end of September, noted Grainge, marked UMG’s “fifth consecutive quarter of strong growth as a stand-alone public company”.UMG posted Q3 revenues of […]

Unpacking music streaming economics through the lens of Deezer's SPAC – TechCrunch

In an expected move, European music streaming company Deezer announced plans yesterday to go public via a French SPAC.The deal values the company at a pre-money equity valuation of €1.05 billion and at €1.08 billion in enterprise value terms. Notably, those prices are similar to those at which Deezer last raised known external capital, a […]