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Nielsen report shows many Americans see no point in paying for music streaming

If you don't find Spotify and its ilk worth paying for, you're not the only one. Nielsen's 2015 Year End Music Report shows nearly half of Americans don't see the point of paying for music streaming services.
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Double or nothing: Spotify hit with another class-action lawsuit for $200 million

In the final days of 2015, Spotify was hit with a $150 class-action lawsuit by musician David Lowery over unpaid royalties. It looks like the beginning of 2016 isn't going to be any easier, as it now faces a second $200 million lawsuit.
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Snapchat’s new music channels highlight artists, tracks, and live performances

Snapchat las launched a series original music channels within the Discovery section of its app. The Year-in-Review series features notable artists, tracks, recommendations and exclusive video content.
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Spotify facing $150 million lawsuit over unpaid royalties

Spotify has been accused before of not paying artists royalties owed to them, and now it's going to court over a $150 million class action suit filed by Camper Van Beethoven and Cracker front man David Lowery.
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These are the 10 most popular Beatles songs on Spotify so far

Spotify has revealed the most popular Beatles songs on its service a few days after the band's music finally showed up on multiple streaming sites. So, how about the top tune – Let It Be? Nope. Hey Jude? Try again.....
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Spotify outlines plans for a new system to ensure that artists are paid properly

It's no secret that some artists aren't fans of Spotify, and part of this has to do with the way the company handles royalties. Now the company has announced that it is working on a system to make sure artists are paid fairly.
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Forget Christmas cards, use these social media tips to share great festive posts instead

This holiday season, replace the quaint act of handing out Christmas cards with social media greetings. From Snapchat to Pinterest, use these networks to create personalized messages for all your friends and family.
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Fab Four Christmas: The Beatles catalog lands on streaming services Christmas Eve

As all-but-confirmed earlier this week, the Beatles catalog will be coming to various streaming services including Apple Music, Google Play Music, Tidal, and Spotify, which will launch the catalog at midnight.
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Tesla brings free Spotify to drivers outside the US

Want free Spotify? Buy a Tesla. It's the least the car company could do for you after having you shell out at least $70,000. But you'll only be eligible for the Spotify Premium integration if you live in Europe, Australia, or Hong Kong
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Which Star Wars character are you? Spotify’s Star Wars Match has the answer

Spotify has released a new feature that allows fans to identify which Star Wars character has the most similar listening habits to them, with playlists for each major character in the franchise.
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Spotify Party turns the streaming service into your own personal DJ 0:44

Following up on the launch of its Running mode, Spotify is looking to take a similar approach to powering your next shindig with the launch of Spotify Party, out now on iOS and Android.
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Save your Rdio music collection: Spotify introduces new import tool

Rdio subscribers in need of a new home for the music collection are receiving an eager welcome from Spotify. The streaming service has added a tool to allow them to import their tracks, albums, and playlists.