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A group of young professionals from KwaThema in Ekurhuleni offer free sound engineering and music classes called the Music Is Alive Workshop.
This is roughly 5c per stream on Spotify, and 11c a stream on Apple Music, not quite enough to pay the bills.
Heap wants to create a blockchain-based app that will allow musicians to store all the information about their work in one place. Currently, no central repository exists for information like publishing rights, recording rights, and composition rights.
YouTube says it will increase the number of ads that some users see between music videos, part of a strategy to convince viewers to pay for a forthcoming subscription music service.
For decades, the music industry has fought against the creation of remixes because they violated copyright. It also could not find ways to earn revenue from them. But now this is changing.
Political parties - including the ANC, EFF, Cope and IFP - have paid tribute and sent condolences to the family of gospel star Lundi Tyamara, who has died.
College provides rural students with access to skills in the music industry.
If Wall St struggles to see the logic in Apple's deal for Beats Music, it may look across the river to Brooklyn, hometown of Beats co-founder Jimmy Iovine.
A group led by Sony is expected to get the nod from EU regulators for its purchase of EMI's music publishing business, reports the Financial Times.
But most artists should expect to earn roughly R1,500 to R3,000 per show.
Dr Mathew Knowles – Music World Entertainment (MWE) founder, author, entrepreneur, professor, and dad to Beyoncé and Solange – launched his latest book in Cape Town. He shared some of his entrepreneurial insights with Fin24.
Award-winning gospel powerhouse Hlengiwe Mhlaba claims R8.5 million of her royalties were stolen by her former producer and manager Sipho Makhabane
The Copyright Amendment Bill, which currently serves before Parliament, will urgently address the non-payment of royalties to musicians, says Director-General of the Department of Trade and Industry Lionel October.
Former SABC chief operations officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng says South Africans are blessers to artists outside of SA, but thanks to him, people can now feel the impact of transformation.
Grammy-winning music producer Alex Da Kid has collaborated with IBM's supercomputer Watson for a four-track EP of “cognitive songs”.
Despite rape and abuse, the court forces Kesha to stay bound to her contract and produce 6 more albums.
Apple says it is buying Beats Music and Beats Electronics in one of the biggest deals in the tech sector.
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