WHERE TO WATCH
Nielsen Reports Record 1.15 Trillion On-Demand Streams in 2019
January 13, 2020
David Bakula, head of analytics and insights for Nielsen Music, breaks down the record-setting number of streams in 2019.
That Time the U.S. Almost Built a Death Star
Apr 2, 2018
Spotify Direct Listing Preview
Spotify, arguably the most highly anticipated company to go public in 2018, will make its unconventional debut on the New York Stock Exchange Tuesday. Spotify side-stepping investment banks by choosing a direct listing over a traditional IPO, exposing shares to a volatile start to trading. Sven Carlsson, Reporter at D.I. Digital, a tech news site in Stockholm, joined Cheddar to explain the company's best path to success.
May 23, 2018
Will.i.am's 'Amuse' Rethinks How Record Labels Find Artists
With the ability to find an audience through data-inspired playlists from music streaming giants Spotify and Apple Music, musicians may not need the marketing muscle of record labels anymore. Diego Farias, the CEO of Amuse, a digital music company, was with Cheddar to explain how he hopes the company he co-founded could be a record label for the next generation, providing artists with a free way to get their music into the streaming services' algorithms.
Nov 20, 2019
Would Be 'Surprised' If Amazon Music's Ad-Supported Offering Hurts Spotify's Subscriber Growth: Analyst
Amazon Music's decision to launch a free ad-supporting product is threatening Spotify's status as the most popular music streamer in the world. John Egbert, Director of Internet Equity Research at Stifel, joined Cheddar to discuss.