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Kim Jong-un Launches Strange Crackdown on Pop Music – Recording Studios Banned | World | New

As South Korean K-pop groups like BTS and Blackpink become international hits, officials in Pyongyang in North Korea are cracking down on pop music. Kim Jong-un is believed to be increasingly concerned about foreign influence in this secret nation. One of the regime’s propaganda sites likened pop music to “slavery” and said people are tied […]

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iOS 14.5 Beta 3 brings significant changes to the music app and other iPhone sections; Here is how to install

The third beta of iOS 14.5 can now be installed via the OTA update. Previously, it was not available on the developer’s website since the tech giant maker released the third beta of the latest iPhone software. (Photo: Photo by Justin Sullivan / Getty Images)Apple CEO Steve Jobs watches a video of the new iPhone […]

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SoundCloud to be the first music app with ‘fan-driven’ artist payments

Published on: 02/03/2021 – 14:30 Paris (AFP) SoundCloud announced on Tuesday that it will become the first streaming service to start directing subscription fees only to the artists they listen to, a move hailed by musicians pushing for fairer compensation. Right now, streaming services like Spotify, Deezer, and Apple put royalty payments in a big […]

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Facebook launches TikTok-style music app for rappers

Facebook launched a TikTok-style app to help aspiring rappers create their own music without having to spend a dime. The “Bars” app, created by Facebook’s New Product Experimentation (NPE) team, provides a platform for rappers to create and share raps using professionally created beats. “I know that access to high-priced recording studios and production equipment […]