Beatport has released charts of the top-selling tracks of 2015 by genre, and though it includes tunes released prior to this year, it’s definitely an interesting snapshot of the past 12 months in music. While each genre has strong representation of tracks made in 2014, the majority of the releases still come from 2015. Weathered veteran [...]
UPDATE: Symphonic Distribution has reported that Beatport will send outstanding Q2 payments to labels next week. Beatport and SFX Chairman & CEO Robert Sillerman have both made statements which can be seen below: It was confirmed today that Beatport’s label supplier payments, which have been delayed temporarily via a hold at SFX [...]
Thanks to a deal inked by its parent company, SFX Entertainment, the recently expanded electronic music marketplace Beatport will provide Spotify with its library of exclusive music and video content, including live streams of SFX’ roster of events via Beatport Live. Beatport will be given its own destination within Spotify for [...]
Move over SoundCloud; you’ve got some competition. Beatport has launched a new, embeddable music player that can be used across blogs and social media platforms to stream songs from its service, free of charge. The kicker? Artists will be paid a fee for each play. Beatport executive creative director Clark Warner had this to say in a [...]
In February, 18-year-old Toronto-based producer Andrei Stephen broke into the scene in a big way by winning Beatport’s contest to remix Dillon Francis’ take on deadmau5′ iconic track Some Chords. After months of waiting, the track has finally been released to the world. Stephen pairs a very melodic break with synths that race through [...]
deadmau5 - Some Chords (Andrei Stephen Remix) [mau5trap]
What’s the song that will define EDM’s summer of 2015? It’s certainly a hard question, so when Beatport asked a crew of top DJs and producers the same question in Miami last week, responses were understandably mixed. Laidback Luke is a fan of GTA and TJR‘s collaboration Mic Check, while DVBBS prefer their own yet-to-be-relased track [...]
GTA & TJR - Mic Check (Original Mix) [Warner Bros.]
Gregor Salto - Afrobot (Wiwek Remix) [DOORN]
Ever been afraid to stream that new Beatport #1 because you’re getting close to your data limit for the month? Thanks to a newly expanded sponsorship with T-Mobile, SFX Entertainment (SFXE) is making sure that you’ll never have that problem again. T-Mobile, already the exclusive mobile partner of SFX, will now offer unlimited music [...]
To celebrate its 10-year anniversary, Beatport opened up to Mixmag with details of their biggest sellers in terms of artists, tracks, and genres over the past decade. Right at the top of the tree on all counts is deadmau5, who stands as the top-selling artist, claims the top-selling track, and boasts the most #1 hits over the past 10 [...]
Pete Tong has joined forces with Beatport as his radio show Evolution becomes The Evolution Beatport Show with Pete Tong. The change, according to Billboard comes as part of a wider deal between Premiere Networks owner Clear Channel and Beatport owner SFX, and sees Tong’s show–already syndicated across the US on over 80 [...]
The 10-year-old electronic music marketplace Beatport added another major change to its recent transformation today when it announced a new president in former COO and Beatport Pro President Lloyd Starr. To go along with the company’s new owners in SFX Entertainment and latest location of Denver, Starr promises new features and services [...]
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