Soundcloud articles

Spotify walks away from SoundCloud acquisition

It looked as if Spotify was about to tighten its grip on the music streaming industry back in September, following reports that the Swedish company was in “advanced talks” to acquire SoundCloud. But according to TechCrunch, the deal is now…

SoundCloud's paid music subscription service is finally here

SoundCloud’s long-rumored streaming music subscription service has finally arrived. Dubbed SoundCloud Go, the new service comes hot on the heels of licensing agreements with the "big three" major record labels but don’t worry, the company isn’t abandoning its roots. …

SoundCloud introduces ads as a way to pay artists

Berlin-based audio sharing platform SoundCloud has launched a new creator partner program called On SoundCloud. This program lays the foundation for content creators to make money from their work.

Twitter reportedly considers SoundCloud acquisition

Twitter’s standalone Music app may have gone bust before even reaching its first birthday, but the company isn’t ready to put its music ambitions in the drawer. After partnering with Billboard on real-time charts using data from the ‘Twitterverse’, their…