May 1st, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

As predicted, former BBC and Intel executive Erik Huggers is the new CEO of Vevo, replacing founder Rio Caraeff who departed at the end of 2014. In an interview, Huggers outlined ambitious goals for the...

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April 30th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Music videos service Vevo has been without a chief executive since the end of 2014, when founder Rio Caraeff stepped down. Today, it’s expected to name his successor. According to Bloomberg, that successor...

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April 17th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

When Spotify bagged an exclusive deal with Sony for its PlayStation Music service recently, we wondered about the outlook for other digital music services on its PS3 and PS4 consoles. Now one of them is...

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March 27th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

The UK’s experiment in adding age-ratings to music videos on YouTube and Vevo entered its second phase this week, with the ratings displayed on videos uploaded by Sony, Universal and Warner. Vevo’s...

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March 18th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Social service Pinterest has raised another $367m of funding, taking it over the $1bn raised so far mark. And the company is looking to raise even more: its current round could reach $578m by the time...

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February 25th, 2015 by Music Ally Blog

Music videos service Muzu has been around for several years, but now it’s getting an official iPhone and iPad app. Released last week, it provides mobile access to the site’s catalogue of music videos....

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February 5th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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Vevo featured prominently in the end-of-year analyses of what’s popular on YouTube: it accounted for 43 of the top 250 channels in 2014, ahead of nearest rival Maker Studios’ 29 entries in that chart. Now...

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January 14th, 2015 by Stuart Dredge

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Music remained one of the driving forces of YouTube in 2014 even before the trial-launch of the YouTube Music Key service. Now we have more details on how some of the most popular musicians grew their...

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December 15th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Spinnin’ Records was the third most popular YouTube channel in the world in October, according to the latest chart published by Tubefilter and OpenSlate. The digital dance brand racked up 191.8m views...

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