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Youka creates karaoke videos from any YouTube music video

Using AI, ‘YouTube to Karaoke’ site would isolate the instrumental track of any YouTube music video and sync the lyrics with the muted vocal line. Unfortunately, this has since caught the attention of copyright holders and has quickly been shut down for legal reasons regarding ripping YouTube videos and lyrics. Youka’s creator has expressed plans to open-source the project, to not let the idea go to waste. In the meantime, checkout this open-source AI tool from Deezer, that will spli...
Tags: Open Source, Music, Website, Copyright, Dead, Track, Lyrics, Shut Down, Deezer, Project, Digital Music News, Tool, Vocal, Instrumental, Isolate, Digital Video News


Deezer start hosting live gigs around the world

Deezer are taking some of their most popular playlists such as Rocket, Popstar and Certified on the road, inviting artists to perform in different cities worldwide at their ‘playlist parties’. Deezer will hand pick artists from some of their top playlists to perform intimate invite-only shows they’re calling ‘LIVE’. They’re hoping to span multiple genres, starting with their Rocket playlist this week in Paris, featuring Circa Waves & Twin Atlantic. If you’re not one of the lucky few ...
Tags: Spotify, Music, Events, Live, Paris, Stage, Rocket, On The Road, Gigs, Music News, Apple Music, Deezer, Digital Music News, Playlist, Worldwide, Circa Waves


Fitbit Versa 2 Giveaway

Fitbit Versa 2 Health & Fitness Smartwatch with Heart Rate, Music, Alexa Built-in, Sleep & Swim Tracking, Petal/Copper Rose, One Size (S & L Bands Included) If you haven’t got a fitbit yet I urge you to enter this giveaway! This smart watch is great for staying on top of your fitness goals but it’s so much more than that!  It connects to Alexa so you can get information quickly and easily with voice activation and it connects to your phone to help you organize on the go. I also LOVE the c...
Tags: Amazon, Giveaways, US, Pandora, Anthropology, Alexa, Deezer, Amazon Alexa, Jaden Use Amazon Alexa Built


Stream Pandora on Apple Watch without an iPhone

Pandora’s upcoming app for Apple Watch gives you unlimited music streaming from your wrist with no extras needed. One of the minor annoyances of streaming music with Apple Watches has been that it still requires a connection to your iPhone to handle it. So other than being able to see what you’re streaming without reaching into your pocket there wasn’t much point. Pandora’s new standalone music app for Apple Watch makes streaming a solely watch-based experience. As long as your Apple Wa...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Wearables, Spotify, Music, Technology, App, Pandora, Music Streaming, Wireless, Streaming, Apple Watch, Deezer, Pandora Radio, Pandora Plus, Wireless Music


France’s music publishing was worth $450m+ from latest reports

France’s music industry is growing each year and the latest publishing reports show how strong 2018 was. The latest figures from the French music publishing trade associations The CSDEM and CEMF show considerable growth in 2018. According to their reports two-thirds of 15,000 new French work published in 2018 were from new talents. Their Barometer of Music Publishing report analysed the country’s music publishing results between 2017-2018. They found that revenues were up 7% to €393 mil...
Tags: Publishing, Music, France, Music Industry, Industry, French, Deezer, Publishers, Artist / Label News, Qobuz, Music Publishing, Music Publishers


What to do when selling your music online

So you’ve finished your album and published it via RouteNote, but now what? With tens of millions of tracks on stores and streaming services, you need to stand out and promote your content to make sure it’s seen and heard. We have some handy tips to making sure your music makes the impact it deserves. Track your tracks – RouteNote makes it easy to keep an eye on your statistics and earnings. Find out which stores and countries are streaming and buying which tracks the most.Customize your S...
Tags: Facebook, Spotify, Music, Instagram, Youtube, Social Media, Sharing, Stats, Online, Report, Itunes, Earnings, Streaming, Statistics, Buying, Apple Music


Millennials love music more than anyone else and but who still listens to albums?

Millennials still love a good album whilst other generations seem to look to playlists and singles for their music fix in the digital age. In a new study, Deezer looked at how we’re listening to music now that music streaming is the primary method of consumption for many around the world. One of the biggest changes is that people are listening to less and less albums. Their study found that more than 50% of people listen to less albums than they did 5-10 years ago. Music streaming has ...
Tags: Music, Study, Albums, Millennials, Brazil, Streaming, Consumption, Listening, Deezer, Boomers, Digital Music News, Hifi, Baby Boomers, Boomer, Ok Boomer, Listening Habits


BMW announce their dashboard music streaming system

BMW are bringing 3 years of in-dashboard music streaming to their high-end cars but some of the biggest streamers aren’t available. BMW are adding Connected Music to their high-end models. It offers unlimited music streaming from some of the top streaming services with no data charges for 3 years. Launching at first in 14 countries across Europe, the Connected Drive enhancement gives drivers access to their Premium Spotify, Napster and Deezer accounts. Notably, some of the major stream...
Tags: Spotify, Europe, Music, Music Streaming, Streaming, Driving, Stream, Bmw, Journeys, Streaming Services, Deezer, Digital Music News, Napster, Apple Music Amazon Google, Spotify Napster, Connected Drive


BMW announce their data-free dashboard music streaming service

BMW are bringing 3 years of in-dashboard music streaming to their high-end cars but some of the biggest streamers aren’t available. BMW are adding Connected Music to their high-end models. It offers unlimited music streaming from some of the top streaming services with no data charges for 3 years. Launching at first in 14 countries across Europe, the Connected Drive enhancement gives drivers access to their Premium Spotify, Napster and Deezer accounts. Notably, some of the major stream...
Tags: Spotify, Europe, Music, Music Streaming, Streaming, Driving, Stream, Bmw, Journeys, Streaming Services, Deezer, Digital Music News, Napster, Apple Music Amazon Google, Spotify Napster, Connected Drive


Fitbit Versa 2 Health & Fitness Smartwatch Giveaway

Fitbit Versa 2 Health & Fitness Smartwatch with Heart Rate, Music, Alexa Built-in, Sleep & Swim Tracking, Black/Carbon, One Size (S & L Bands Included) Fitbit smartwatches are a great way of tracking your physical activity throughout the day and help you stay on track with your personal goals. This model links to Amazon Alexa and your smartphone which are great bonuses! – Jaden Use Amazon Alexa Built in to get quick news and information, check the weather, set timers and alarms, contr...
Tags: Amazon, Giveaways, US, Pandora, Anthropology, Deezer, Jaden, Amazon Alexa, Heart Rate Music Alexa Built, Jaden Use Amazon Alexa Built


Anghami could be up for sale at a value of up to $400m

One of the biggest names in music streaming for the Middle East right now, Anghami are weighing up their options for the future. Anghami is a major music streaming service based in the Middle East and is one of the biggest streamers in the region. New reports from “people familiar with the matter” reveal that Anghami are eyeing up a potential sale if not a round of investment. Despite facing encroaching competition from worldwide streamers like Spotify Anghami weren’t worried, announcin...
Tags: Spotify, Music, Hbo, Sale, Investment, Bloomberg, Music Industry, Middle East, Dubai, Music Streaming, Streaming, Deezer, Valuation, Digital Music News, Music Business, Mena


The year of the French unicorns

In September 2019, President Emmanuel Macron was about to wrap up a speech on late-stage investment in France. According to a press briefing and some discussions with a source, everything that he was supposed to announce had been announced. But he dropped an unexpected number. “I’ll leave you with a goal: there should be 25 French unicorns by 2025,” Macron said. A unicorn is a private company with a valuation of $1 billion or more. When you mention France in a conversation with foreigners, they ...
Tags: Startups, Europe, France, Tech, Andreessen Horowitz, Deezer, Atomico, Unicorn, Doctolib, Emmanuel Macron, Macron, Meero, Greylock Partners Khosla Ventures, Ynsect, French tech ecosystem


How to edit your artist profile on Deezer

Deezer are reportedly working on a platform for artists to keep up to date with their music performance and edit their artist profiles. Until Deezer launch their version of Spotify for Artists, you will have to get in touch with them personally to make changes to your artist profile when your music is live. With an email you can still edit your artist image, bio, the URLs linked on your page, and playlists that appear on your profile. Get in touch with Deezer’s team at [email protected]
Tags: Music, Social Media, How To, Music Streaming, Bio, Deezer, Artist, Music Distribution, Artist Profile, Edit, Spotify for Artists, Deezer4Artists, How To / Support / FAQs, Artist Image, Deezer Profile, Edit Bio


The Best Music Streaming Services If You Don't Want to Pay a Dime

Chances are you’re already signed up for at least one music streaming service, but if you’re not willing nor able to pay a subscription fee for your listening, what are the options open to you? Several streaming platforms let you listen for free, with a few ads and restrictions, so we’ve rounded up what each of the…Read more...
Tags: Mobile, Spotify, Music, Science, Audio, Music Streaming, Desktop, Deezer, Amazon Music, Youtube Music


Deezer’s Spleeter is an open source AI tool to split stems, for remixes or … karaoke?

The real power of machine learning may have nothing to with automating music making, and everything to do with making sound tools hear the way you do. There’s a funny opening to the release for Deezer’s open source Spleeter tool: While not a broadly known topic, the problem of source separation has interested a large community of music signal researchers for a couple of decades now. Wait a second – sure, you may not call it “source separation,” but anyone who has tried to make remixes,...
Tags: Python, Music, Free, Tech, Mit, Software, Stories, Tokyo, Gpu, DSP, Deezer, Music Tech, Karaoke, Tensorflow, Shibuya, Maurice Jones


The precarious path of e-cig startup Juul: From Silicon Valley darling to $24 billion behemoth under criminal investigation

The e-cigarette company Juul, which won an investment from Marlboro maker Altria at a $38 billion valuation, faces an uncertain future. On Oct. 31, citing unexpected market shifts, Altria revealed that it wrote down its investment in Juul, slashing the company's valuation to $24 billion. Analysts have credited Juul with single-handedly resurrecting the slumping e-cigarette market. But Juul is confronting challenges that include country-wide bans, warnings from national regulators, investigatio...
Tags: Facebook, New York, News, Congress, Abc, Cdc, Stanford, China, India, New York City, Israel, Elizabeth Warren, US, San Francisco, Trends, Chobani


Deezer launches Sony 360 Reality Audio with a new stand-alone app

To highlight the addition of Sony's 360 Reality Audio to its catalog of music, Deezer has created a dedicated streaming app for the surround-sound music format.
Tags: Mobile, Music, News, Trends, Sony, Home Theater, Streaming Music, Deezer, Hi Res Audio, Sony 360 Reality Audio, Dolby Atmos Music


Deezer Signs With Targetspot, Flirts With IPO

[UPDATED] Deezer , has signed a two year deal with Targetspot, the digital audio ad platform, to be the exclusive seller of the m usic streaming service's audio advertising inventory in five countries. Targetspot will sell Deezer ’s audio ad inventory in the United States, Canada, The Netherlands, Spain and Italy. Deezer has 14 million monthly active users in 180 countries. “It was important for us to find an ad sales house partner in some of our key markets," said Marianne le Va...
Tags: Music, Italy, Deezer, Bruce Houghton, The National, Albrecht, Hans Holger Albrecht, TargetSpot, United States Canada The Netherlands Spain, Marianne le Vavasseur


The precarious path of e-cig startup Juul: From Silicon Valley darling to $38 billion behemoth under criminal investigation

The e-cigarette company Juul, which won an investment from the tobacco giant Altria at a $38 billion valuation, faces an uncertain future. Analysts have credited Juul with single-handedly resurrecting the slumping e-cigarette market. But Juul is confronting challenges that include warnings from national regulators, investigations by members of Congress, state- and country-wide bans, and questions about its products' long-term health impacts. Juul's roots are in Silicon Valley, where it started...
Tags: Facebook, News, Congress, Abc, Cdc, Stanford, China, India, New York City, Israel, Elizabeth Warren, US, San Francisco, Trends, Chobani, Bloomberg


73% Of Fans Never Listen To An Album In Order That The Artist Intended

EU based music streamer Deezer surveyed UK fans and found that 49% are listening to fewer full albums than they were just 3 -5 years ago. The survey found that 42% were putting favorite songs on shuffle or playing individual tracks. Under 25, the stat rises to 55%. Key Takeaways 15% of music fans under 25 have never listened to a full album, according to the survey. UK’s album listening is just 17 minutes per day, less than the 26 minutes global daily average.  Over a quarter ...
Tags: Music, UK, Eu, Deezer, Bruce Houghton, SSE Hydro Glasgow H T MusicWeek


Future Positive Capital collects $57.1 mln for fund

Future Positive Capital has raised $57.1 million for its new fund. The initial target is $55 million target. The backers include Bpifrance, Draper Esprit, the European Investment Fund and Isomer Capital. The Paris and London-based firm “backs companies that use advances in artificial intelligence, synthetic biology, genetics, and other deep technologies to solve the world’s most pressing challenges such as sustainably feeding the world’s growing population, combating climate change and serving t...
Tags: Europe, London, Trends, Eu, European Union, Harvard, Paris, Oxford, Funds, Axa, Michael Rosen, Deezer, General Assembly, Sofia, Adecco, Paris London


SoundCloud buys artist distribution platform Repost Network

The past year has seen Spotify embark on a series of acquisitions to beef up its service, particularly on podcast content. Now it is the turn of SoundCloud, another European music startup — albeit one that had lost its way in recent years — to go deal-making: the Berlin-based company has picked up Repost Network, a service that helps artists get the most out of SoundCloud. The deal is undisclosed and it actually was announced last week, although it was not widely reported — perhaps an anecdotal ...
Tags: Apple, Google, Spotify, New York, Sweden, Media, Jay Z, Berlin, Singapore, Tech, Ceo, Software, Pandora, Vimeo, Warner-Music-Group, Jesus


EC-exclusive interview with Tim Cook, Slacklash, and tech inclusion

An EC-exclusive interview with Apple CEO Tim Cook TechCrunch editor-in-chief Matthew Panzarino traveled to Florida this week to talk with Tim Cook about Apple’s developer education initiatives and also meet with high school developer Liam Rosenfeld of Lyman High School. Apple wants to attract the next set of app developers like Liam into the Xcode world, and the company is building a more ambitious strategy to do so going forward: But that conversation with Liam does bring up some questions...
Tags: Google, Uber, Microsoft, Groupon, San Francisco, Tech, Tim Cook, Ibm, Travis Kalanick, WeWork, True Ventures, Amazon Web Services, Deezer, Matthew Panzarino, Om Malik, App Developers


Deezer Rebrands With New Design, Logo

Global streamer Deezer has updated its app with a new look and logo designed to "highlight the brand’s human and local identity." The Deezer app has also been revamped to have less text and dedicated visual treatments for playlists and channels. The new player matches its color to the cover art of the current track for a truly personal user experience. There's also a new logo that updates the iconic equalizer for the digital age., and a new font, Mabry Pro, ties Deezer’s brand toge...
Tags: Music, Streaming, Deezer, Music Tech, Apps & Mobile, Bruce Houghton, Hans Holger Albrecht


Creator Support: A New Way To Pay Artists For Streaming [Mark Mulligan]

How to fairly compensate creators as consumption becomes dominated by streaming is the subject of vigorous debate. But a new model dubbed 'creator support' is gaining traction because it will pay many artists more with minimal impact on the wider royalty pool, says MIDiA's Mark Mulligan. ___________________________________ By Mark Mulligan of MIDiA and the Music Industry blog User-centric licensing (i.e. stream pay-outs based on sharing the royalty income of an individual user split...
Tags: Spotify, Music, Taylor Swift, Streaming, Deezer, Music Business, Indie Labels, Major Labels, Bruce Houghton, Mark Mulligan, Billie Eilish, Circa Waves, Fortnite, D.I.Y, LAUV, Fast Forward YouTube


Creator Support: A New Way To Pay Artists For Streaming {Mark Mulligan]

How to fairly compensate creators as consumption becomes dominated by streaming is the subject of vigorous debate. But a new model dubbed 'creator support' is gaining traction because it will pay many artists more with minimal impact on the wider royalty pool, says MIDiA's Mark Mulligan. ___________________________________ By Mark Mulligan of MIDiA and the Music Industry blog User-centric licensing (i.e. stream pay-outs based on sharing the royalty income of an individual user split...
Tags: Spotify, Music, Taylor Swift, Streaming, Deezer, Music Business, Indie Labels, Major Labels, Bruce Houghton, Mark Mulligan, Billie Eilish, Circa Waves, Fortnite, D.I.Y, LAUV, Fast Forward YouTube


Amazon is prepping a high-fidelity TIDAL competitor

Amazon is prepping a high-fidelity music streaming service for a launch by year-end, according to a report from Music Business Worldwide — a site which also accurately reported Amazon’s for Echo device owners. As for the high-fidelity service, the plan is to charge around $15 per month for this “better than CD quality” offering — which could present a direct challenge to TIDAL. It seems Amazon wants to cover the market both at the low-end and the high, by offering direct competitors to services...
Tags: Amazon, Echo, Media, Tech, Tidal, Deezer, Online Music Stores, Streaming Media, Amazon Music Unlimited, Pandora Spotify Apple Music


Amazon is reportedly building a high-fidelity music streaming service to rival Tidal

Amazon is set to launch a new music streaming service later this year that will serve up tracks at higher quality than what most mainstream platforms like Spotify offer, reports Music Business Worldwide. That should see the retail giant go up against Jay Z’s Tidal – which offers two tiers of high-fidelity music – Deezer, and France’s Qobuz. According to the report, Amazon will price its service at around $15 a month and deliver “better than CD quality” audio, so it could undercut its rivals, all...
Tags: Amazon, Startups, Apps, Spotify, France, Jay, Deezer


Deezer Names Nigel Harding VP of Artist Marketing

Music streaming service Deezer has named Nigel Harding VP of artist marketing team. In his position, Harding is tasked with orchestrating campaigns to help artists, labels and managers grow their reach. Among the initiatives the company has championed is the Deezer NEXT program, which identifies and aids emerging artists. Harding arrives from Sony Music’s Nothing […]
Tags: News, Deezer, Harding, Sony Music, Nigel Harding


Anghami are bringing podcasts to the Middle East and North Africa

Music streaming is becoming bigger in the MENA region and native streamers Anghami are betting on podcasts being the next big thing. Anghami is a music streaming service from Lebanon that wanted to bring the power of unlimited, on-demand music to the Middle East and North Africa. As one of very few streamers local to the region, Anghami has built an impressive audience with a reach of nearly 70 million registered users. They have built a community of over 2 million artists gaining 1 bil...
Tags: Spotify, Music, Podcasts, Digital, Middle East, Dubai, Podcasting, Music Streaming, Streaming, Basel, Lebanon, Snoop Dogg, Deezer, Digital Music News, Mena, North Africa