Digital Music

How Drake’s Vintage Jacket Nearly Stole the Apple Music Show

One thing seems certain: Apple would be even richer if it mass-produced that jacket Drake wore today. The iTunes company launched its new music service with an assist from the hip-hop star, who sported an old-school varsity Apple jacket. And now, almost everyone on the Internet wants one. 

McDonald’s Bolsters Digital Initiatives to Attract In-Store Business

McDonald’s is going digital to increase sales at its U.S. restaurants, especially among people under 34.

Audiosocket’s Easy Listening Solution for Digital Music Rights

Music licensing on YouTube was thrust into the spotlight last month after the National Music Publishers Association filed a lawsuit against YouTube content network Fullscreen over copyright infringement.

Coke Cans Give Spotify Real Estate

In a move that's been hinted at by Spotify executives for months, Coca-Cola is putting the digital music service on its 8-ounce cans for Coke, Diet Coke and Coke Zero in the United Kingdom.

Twitter Drops Music App, Amps Up Media Ambitions

Like a new album, Twitter Music leaked early with a CNET report that the social platform had signed (acquired) music discovery service We Are Hunted.

Universal Tunes In Bollywood Music Streamer

While most brands have Pandora and Spotify on their ad-minded radar, international marketers should probably get to know Bollywood and Hindu digital music streame

Spotify Picks Up $100 Million; Coke Reportedly Key Investor

Digital music service Spotify has acquired around $100 million in new funding, a source close to the situation told Adweek this afternoon (Nov. 14).

Toyota Scion Headbangs Its Way to the Bank

Toyota believes heavy metal enthusiasts get a raw deal when it comes to being stereotyped as young, uneducated and prone to violence.

Beats Electronics Acquires Mog

As the race to be the leader in the digital music streaming industry intensifies, even headphone manufacturers are getting in on the action. On Monday, Beats Electronics announced the acquisition of Mog, a digital music competitor to sites like Spotify and Rdio for an undisclosed amount.