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Amazon Claims More Than 55 Million Music Streaming Users

Photo Credit: Amazon Amazon says its Amazon Music streaming service has surpassed 55 million customers. There are six different pricing tiers for its streaming service, including a free ad-supported tier. Amazon Music first launched in October 2016, but it still lags behind Apple Music and Spotify. Just last summer, Apple Music announced 60 million subscribers. […]

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Apple Music Inks a Major Deal With the NBA, Urban Indie Artists Stand to Benefit

Photo Credit: Unsplash Apple Music just announced a new deal with the NBA, starting with an exclusive playlist. The war for music streaming services to differentiate themselves is on. Yesterday, Spotify announced a playlist generator for pet owners everywhere. Today, Apple is responding with something far more substantial: a partnership with the National Basketball Association. […]