Throughout music history, we have witnessed countless recipes and pathways for artists to reach success. While every artist’s formula is unique, hence why they stand out from the rest, there are some technical concepts that are important for artists to understand, including the notable Spotify algorithm. For artists who want to increase their listener and fan base, Spotify is an essential DSP (Digital Streaming Platform) for music releases, and understanding the algorithm can be a saving grace or a roadblock for their discography.
This week has been a busy one for the music business as the ramifications of Astroworld Fest is still taking shape. Twitch has started a new program for musicians that live stream and Spotify is providing more tools for artists to measure and monetize their brands. Catch up on this week’s trending news topics in the music business with our top 5 headlines of the week.