This piece is a follow-up to the panel discussion with streaming executives on Fairness in Discovery Algorithms, which I’ve organized for Réseau MAP’s JIRAFE Paris event in September 2021. Even… Read More »Fairness in Question: Do Music Recommendation Algorithms Value Diversity?
What the genre distribution of viral songs tells us about TikTok, globalization and cultural influence
Analysis by Julie Knibbe – Research and findings led by Parth Sinha and Pavel Telica Music is a major cultural aspect of society. The inter-relationship between music, technology, society and… Read More »What the genre distribution of viral songs tells us about TikTok, globalization and cultural influence
“The job will never be finished”: diving into music rights data and royalty systems with Phil Barry from Blokur
I recently published a piece about music rights data and the challenges of delivering timely royalty payments to artists on Cherie Hu’s Water & Music publication. I wanted to share… Read More »“The job will never be finished”: diving into music rights data and royalty systems with Phil Barry from Blokur
Right now most NFT offerings can be described as simple digital collectibles. Yet, there’s a potential for NFTs in music to become so, so much more
Following up on our recent article about how music professionals read into artist engagement rates, we wanted to focus on TikTok and its particularities. The social app is now essential… Read More »TikTok Analytics: How engaging is your music on TikTok?
Happy new year everyone! Let’s start 2021 by sharing what we would like to see this year in the music & data world. Here are our goals: Develop data literacy… Read More »3 Music Data Resolutions for the New Year
A study from PwC forecast that the live music industry would be worth $31 billion worldwide by 2022 if it weren’t for the pandemic. In the U.S., the live sector… Read More »Data Cheat Sheet: A summary of data ownership in the live events industry
“A&R has always been about data”: a deep dive into the role of data in A&R with Chaz Jenkins, CCO at Chartmetric
An exclusive interview with Chaz Jenkins, Chief Commercial Officer at Chartmetric, discussing the role of data in A&R and how it evolved over the years as the analytics tools advanced.
Understanding music discovery algorithms – How to amplify an artist’s visibility across streaming platforms
This piece is based on the panel about Streaming & Algorithms I organized with shesaid.so France during the JIRAFE event put together by the Réseau MAP in Paris, where I… Read More »Understanding music discovery algorithms – How to amplify an artist’s visibility across streaming platforms
Travis Scott’s literally Astronomical event on Fortnite: What music managers can learn from THE SCOTTS release
“Ooops, I did it again” A bit more than a year after Marshmello’s previous set in Fortnite, Travis Scott and Epic Games set a new record with the ‘Astronomical’ 3-day… Read More »Travis Scott’s literally Astronomical event on Fortnite: What music managers can learn from THE SCOTTS release