Tag: dj khaled
Amazon Music adds podcasts in the UK, US, Germany and Japan
Amazon Music is the latest music streaming service to dive into podcasts, initially in its four big markets: the UK, US, Germany and Japan. That means a catalogue of shows akin to other platforms, but there will also...
September 17, 2020
Today’s positive industry-related coronavirus stories (6 April)
There’s been so much activity around support and relief efforts from the music industry – both for musicians and people working in the business, and for the wider work outside it – that it’s not surprising there...
April 6, 2020
Apple Music makes DJ Khaled its first ‘artist in residence’
Apple Music’s latest appointment is an interesting one: DJ Khaled will be the service’s first ‘artist in residence’. As much as we’d like to think this just involves clocking in every day to jump about behind Oliver...
July 25, 2019
DJ Khaled tipped for Billboard lawsuit over US charts row
DJ Khaled recently lost out to Tyler, the Creator in a battle for top spot on Billboard’s US albums chart – but that battle could now spawn a lawsuit against Billboard by Khaled. That’s according to Page Six, which...
June 11, 2019
Deezer puts DJ Khaled’s voice in navigation app Waze
When Music Ally is out driving, what we want from a navigator is calm, timely directions, rather than someone prone to regularly yelling their own name at top-volume. But not everyone is like us, and for those people, there’s...
May 23, 2019
Sandbox Issue 210: Bounty Hunters. The Buried Treasure of Affiliate Marketing
Lead: Affiliate marketing in music used to mean taking a few pennies from download sales that you drove on iTunes or CDs that you pushed on Amazon. But with Apple Music offering significant bounties for driving subscriptions...
August 13, 2018
SEC files charges over ICO that was promoted by DJ Khaled
This may seem obvious in the light of some recent news stories, but prominent artists really do need to be careful when endorsing brand-new blockchain startups running ICOs. The latest example is a company called Centra,...
April 4, 2018
Sandbox 177: One Congregation Under A Groove
Lead: Group listening is back for a second swing, with the likes of Stationhead, Vertigo and JQBX all hoping to learn from the shortcomings of Turntable.fm and Soundrop. We speak to those trying to carve out a space here...
April 12, 2017
Mariah Carey and DJ Khaled celebrate YouTube Red Christmas
The current queen of Christmas songs, Mariah Carey, will be present and correct for YouTube Red’s festive celebrations this year. Carey is on board for the subscription service’s ‘The Keys of Christmas’ special, which...
December 7, 2016