YouTube explains the Shorts algorithm in 2023 and more

YouTube explains the Shorts algorithm in 2023 (Video)

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YouTube’s Creator Liaison, Rene Ritchie sat down with Director of Shorts Product Management, Todd Sherman to discuss the Shorts algorithm on the Creator Insider channel. This video follows on from a video earlier this year from the same channel on understanding the YouTube algorithm for long-form videos. Covered in this latest video inclu…

Shakira to be given Video Vanguard Award at 2023 MTV Video Music Awards

Music Industry News

… the masses with her unique, musical prowess. She’s … lead the globalization of Latin music,” said Bruce Gillmer, … officer of music at Paramount+ and president of music, music talent, programming … massive impact across the musical landscape will be long ……

Sheltered Music & Dann Huff Sign Ben Daniel


Pictured (L-R): Sheltered Music’s Freeman Wizer, Dann Huff, Ben Daniel and Sheltered Music’s Darrell Franklin Sheltered Music has signed songwriter Ben Daniel to a publishing deal through a joint venture with producer Dann Huff. Daniel got his start in songwriting learning from mentor Jeff Carlton, whose expertise steered multiple companies to c…

Italy’s recorded music revenues grew 14.2% in H1, with 19 of the Top 20 best-selling albums all by local acts

Music Business Worldwide

Recorded music revenues in Italy reached €175 million in H1, according to FIMI, the organization that represents the Italian recorded music industry Source…

New issue of Music & Copyright with South Korea country report


The latest issue of Music & Copyright is now available for subscribers to download. Here are some of the highlights. SPECIAL FOCUS – Streaming gains set to boost music publishing revenue to new record highs Music publishing is a sector of the music industry that sits somewhere between recorded-music and live performance. While in recent years…

5 ways to use Smart Links to promote your music


Smart Links have become a staple in music marketing. See these five tips for how to effectively use them.

Felicia Releases “me & my broken heart” – A Heartfelt Track for the Lovelorn


Felicia Lu released “me & my broken heart“. Fans of Melanie Martinez and Billie Eilish will love. “me & my broken heart describes the feeling of being in love with someone who doesn’t love you back and the pain of knowing you will have to walk away from the person you would want to spend your forever with. It’s the perfect song to sooth…

Music Biz Member Syntax Creative Strikes Partnership With Turnberry Records

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Independent digital distributor, Syntax Creative has struck a new partnership with Turnberry Records, an artist-focused label based in Rancho Mirage, California. The partnership will further expand the reach and following of Tuneberry’s roster of artists.  “Helping artists cultivate a strong following is at the core of what we do,” said Erin …

BMI never picks up their phones!

Music Industry

How do I get in contact with an actual person in BMI that can actually fucking help? It’s like they never have anyone at the phones. I’m signed to a label. I have to release my first single soon. I am trying to move to ascap bc bmi’s customer service is literally trash. I can’t terminate my freaking account without my ipi number and account numbe…

BMI’s Happy Talk Campaign Has Failed


According to Billboard, Complete Music Update, and the awesome MusicAlly, nobody appears to be buying what they’re selling over to the BMI. For what seems like the second time in less than 30 days, Artist Rights Alliance, Black Music Action Coalition, Music Artists Coalition, SAG-AFTRA and Songwriters of North America rejected the humina, humina…

Lambeth Council to consider future of Brixton Academy at two day hearing this month


The future of the Brixton Academy will be considered at a two day licensing hearing later this month. Councillors will consider whether Live Nation’s Academy Music Group should be allowed to continue running the South London venue following last year’s crowd crush incident in which two people died. The Night Time Industries Association sa…

Next Jazz Legacy to Open Applications For Third Year of Mentorship


Following a transformative first two years providing invaluable guidance and mentorship to emerging women and non-binary musicians, Next Jazz Legacy announced that they will be accepting applications for their 2024 cycle beginning on August 31st. Applications will be due by October 16, 2023, and will be submitted at New Music USA’s website h…

Copyright Office Rejects George Johnson’s Request for a new Study of the Effectiveness of the Compulsory License as Part of MLC Five Year Review


George Johnson’s campaign to repeal the compulsory mechanical license.

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