Google is poised to unveil a subscription-based streaming music service rivaling platforms like Spotify and Pandora.
Apple's much-rumored streaming music service remains in limbo as a result of ongoing licensing negotiations with the major record labels, The Financial Times reports.
Apple is expected to complete a streaming music licensing agreement with Universal Music Group as soon as next week, The Verge reports.
Apple is close to signing streaming music licensing agreements with two major record labels, CNet reports.
Spotify will petition its record label licensing partners for the rights to extend its ad-supported free streaming music option to mobile listeners, The Verge reports.
Amazon has hired Sony Music Entertainment executive Michael Paull as its vice president of content acquisition and business development, a newly created position, All Things D reports.
Digital music service Turntable.fm has completed licensing deals with all four major record labels, vaulting the startup out of legal limbo and setting the stage for international expansion.
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Jimi Hendrix would have turned 69 years old on Nov. 27, and more than four decades after the rock icon's death, interest in his life and music continues to grow. Two months ago, the Sony Legacy label
Google ( NASDAQ:GOOG ) is poised to unveil its Google Music digital retail platform during a media event Wednesday, but CNet reports that at least two of the four major label catalogs will be