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Research + News | Topic: Streaming Music
May 11, 2020
How Hip-Hop Royalty Found A New Home On Instagram Live
The pandemic halted in-person gatherings, but a new type of party was born on social media, with rap stars leading the charge. Read the article here.
Dec 24, 2018
Digital-Only Festivals Redefine Immersive Entertainment
Recently, brands are bundling aspects from both music and video games into can’t-miss digital-only festivals where participants tune in for immersive entertainment from the comfort of their consoles. Read the article here.
Mar 23, 2018
Music Revenues Rise Double Digits In 2017
Streaming media platforms remain profitable for the music business — especially with paid streaming subscriptions. Read the article here.
Nov 8, 2017
Time With Tunes: How Technology Is Driving Music Consumption
On average, Americans spend just over 32 hours a week listening to music in 2017, up 5.5 hours over last year. Read the article here.
Oct 30, 2017
Listen Up: Podcasts For Gen Z Are Flourishing
Interest in podcasts has grown in the past year as programs across this medium have diversified. While many of the hits are aimed at adults, lately, there’s a boom in podcasts specifically for Gen Z. Read the article here.
Oct 13, 2017
Playlisting: The 21st Century Mixtape
The premise of compiling a special collection of songs on a tape or CD and sharing with a friend or love interest hasn’t gone away in the digital age. Read the insights from Nielsen here.
Aug 19, 2016
Millennials Aren’t Very Interested In Traditional Radio Any More
In lieu of radio, younger millennials have turned their ears and their attention to streaming, with many of those polled opting for on-demand options. Read the article here.
Sep 28, 2015
New Vevo Study Defines Types of Music Fans
The new Music Fan Report from Vevo attempts to define what that wily millennial demo is all about. Read the article here.
Mar 24, 2015
The Music Industry Wants to Fight the Internet Again – And It’s Probably Going to Lose
With record companies battling streaming music services, such as Spotify, are we headed for another “Naptser” situation? Read the article here.
Jul 24, 2014
Teens and Tunes and YouTube
New data from Niche explores which music listening options resonate the most with teens. Read the article here.