YouTube’s latest originals include a GRM Daily documentary
YouTube has revealed its latest slate of ‘originals’ – documentaries commissioned by the video service – for the UK this autumn. They include a four-part series about GRM Daily, the Black British music channel....
August 20, 2020
Sandbox Issue 252: Music’s extended stay in Fortnite
Lead: Last year there was a lot of excitement when Marshmello hosted a live set within Fortnite, but this year a run of shows by Travis Scott moved everything up several gears. This was aided in no small part by Fortnite...
May 14, 2020
View-Tang Clan: Amazon Music makes Ol’ Dirty Bastard documentary
Wu-Tang Clan member Ol’ Dirty Bastard released his debut solo album ‘Return to the 36 Chambers: The Dirty Version’ on 28th March 1995. To mark its quarter-century anniversary Amazon has created the Unique: Return To...
March 27, 2020
YouTube preps drill-music documentary ‘Terms and Conditions’
In May 2018, YouTube deleted dozens of music videos made by artists in the ‘drill’ genre, at the request of London’s Metropolitan police, on the grounds that they were inciting gang violence. Spotify and Apple Music...
February 21, 2020
Report: Apple may pay $25m to stream Billie Eilish documentary
Apple Music gave Billie Eilish three awards this week, but a report on The Hollywood Reporter suggests that it wants to give her a lot more than that: $25m. Well, not to Eilish specifically, but to the producers of a documentary...
December 5, 2019
Apple signs documentary about music-industry sexual misconduct
Apple’s video-streaming service Apple TV+ is now up and running, with a small-but-growing slate of original shows. The company’s latest signing promises to be *very* interesting for Music Ally’s readership. It’s an...
December 4, 2019