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Inclusion Of Boomplay’s Stream Data In Billboard Charts Will Benefit African Artists

As part of its dedication to helping the African music industry unlock its full potential, music streaming platform Boomplay's data will now be added to the data that informs the prestigious Billboard Hot 100, Billboard 200, Artist 100, and Billboard Global 200 charts, as well as all other Billboard U.S. and global charts that include streaming data. This will be effective with data for the tracking week of October 15 […]

todayOctober 27, 2021 27


Engine DJ 2.0 Brings Ableton Link, Lighting Control & More

Engine DJ, the software that enables Denon DJ’s Prime series of DJ equipment, has just received the biggest upgrade since its launch, to Engine DJ 2.0, including a renaming. The desktop software is now called “Engine DJ Desktop”, and the software embedded in your DJ gear is called “Engine DJ OS”. Main new features The headline features of the newly named software are: Ableton Link (wired or wireless), making Engine […]

todayOctober 5, 2021 56


CDJ-3000 Support Coming To Serato

Serato has announced that it will soon support the latest Pioneer DJ CDJ-3000 media players, with the feature expected to arrive in early October. This is a boon for DJs returning to gigs, who may have realized that, unlike the CDJ-2000s, there is currently no native Serato support for the latest Pioneer pro players that some clubs are now replacing their older players with. Of course, DJs can still use […]

todaySeptember 9, 2021 46


Whatsapp Photos And Videos Can Now Disappear After A Single Viewing

The feature, called View Once, will let photos and videos disappear from the chat after they have been seen, Facebook said in a blog post on Tuesday, adding that once the media content has been viewed, the message will be shown as "opened." Snapchat, known for its Stories feature that lets users post updates that disappear after 24 hours, has grown in popularity last year as pandemic-induced curbs kept users […]

todayAugust 4, 2021 38


How To Quit Your Job Without Burning Bridges

I thought that writing my resignation letter was going to be the most difficult part of the process. Little did I know to expect resistance and suspicion from every quarter – what had felt like a relief suddenly became a complex and difficult situation to navigate.' Imagine you just got what feels like a dream position in a different organization. You are excited and looking forward to a new challenge. […]

todayJuly 20, 2021 33


Spotify Probed by Congress Over Controversial “Discovery Mode” Feature

Spotify is being probed by Congress due to ongoing concerns over the platform’s Discovery Mode feature. Spotify’s Discovery Mode was announced last November as a pilot program for artists to opt in to get paid out partly in exposure. For a fee, Spotify agrees to push music into various personalized playlists, which could arguably be a beneficial tool for lesser known artists — as long as they’re protected. In Spotify’s words, “Labels or rights […]

todayJune 10, 2021 20


Insomniac Reveals the First-Ever Lost In Dreams Music Festival

Following the reveal of Insomniac’s newest brand Lost In Dreams earlier this year, dedicated to future bass, melodic dubstep, and pop/electronic music, Insomniac has announced the dates for the first Lost In Dreams music festival, taking place at the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center in Las Vegas, NV across three dreamlike stages on September 4 & 5, 2021. The two-day, outdoor event adds yet another strong property to their roster […]

todayJune 2, 2021 71


Lil Nas X Wants To Hook Up With 100 Fans For #PrideMonth

There are lots of ways to support LGBTQ people during Pride Month, but Lil Nas X is choosing the most direct route to make sure his queer fans are taken care of. On Tuesday (June 1), the rapper sent out a string of tweets to celebrate the beginning of Pride Month by jokingly offering his fans a wide variety of different favors. Starting off his tweets, the rapper gave a […]

todayJune 1, 2021 57


Rastafarians Move To Court To Seek Legalization Of Marijuana

The Rastafari Society of Kenya (RSK) has filed a case in court seeking to lift the law criminalizing the use of marijuana. In the case, filed before High Court, they argue that the law is unconstitutional for banning the private use of cannabis by persons professing the Rastafari faith. The legal minds are advocating for the state to let the Rastafarians use cannabis in their houses and places of worship; […]

todayMay 17, 2021 33