Spotify says Mexico is ‘world’s music-streaming Mecca’
Mexico is now Spotify’s “largest listener base worldwide” according to a blog post by the streaming service, which is starting to make headlines around the world.
November 22, 2018
Amazon takes Amazon Music and Alexa to Mexico
It’s a busy time for music-streaming in Mexico. iHeartRadio launched there in beta late in October, and now Amazon has announced the launch of Amazon Music there. In fact, it’s part of a bigger launch: yesterday...
November 8, 2018
Artist endorsement is ‘secret sauce’ in Mexico’s streaming boom
By now, Music Ally readers will know all about the zoom to prominence of Mexico and Brazil in Spotify’s top markets by listeners and streams, and the way that’s enabled these countries to become launchpads into the service’s...
August 7, 2018
BE-AT.tv boss talks livestreams, big-tech platforms and ‘exploding’ Mexico
BE-AT.tv was founded in 2008 as a livestreaming website specialising in electronic music. Since then, it has seen a number of competitors emerge, as well as watched various business models come and go. Through it all,...
August 30, 2017
Music Ally Report 405: Smart Speakers Special
Welcome to our ‘Smart Speakers Special’. Here we look at how the likes of Amazon’s Echo and Google Home are setting the agenda, but also how others like Whyd, Clazio, Clova and more are extending what is possible....
June 28, 2017
Country profile – Mexico 2016
This country profile is on Mexico where the recorded music market grew 14.4% in 2015. Streaming is marching towards triumph and Spotify is benefitting the most as the country is now its third largest market in terms of active...
February 15, 2017
Spotify takes 64.1% digital share in Mexico – report
We knew Spotify was doing well in Mexico, which has become its third-biggest market in terms of volume. Now research firm The Competitive Intelligence Unit has put some more figures on that success, claiming that Spotify...
July 13, 2016
Report 389 – Onstage, Online
In our cover feature we look beyond the noisy chatter about VR concerts to consider where else digital is really impacting on the live business. From the rise of non-live companies using ticketing to turn themselves into...
May 12, 2016