From more settlements to increased sales, here are some of the biggest effects you can expect to see once the dust clears
Humor site becoming go-to hub for new music videos
Winning over a country isn't as simple as just opening an office. Here are nine key countries at the heart of global streaming domination
Government agency tries to close bizarre legal loophole allowing online streaming services to not pay royalties for pre-1972 songs
"It's a sexy, cool product," says RCA Records President Tom Corson. "[But] It's not going to make or break our year"
Rapid responses from Björk and Madonna show a new way to recover from piracy
Taylor Swift, Joey Bada$$, Ed Sheeran also post Top 5 albums
Also, Maroon 5 fake-crash weddings to help propel their hit song "Sugar"
Also, Pitbull's "Time of Our Lives" has all the makings of a hit single
The Global Music Data Alliance, a partnership between Universal and Havas Media, aims to put demographic data to work
Also, Rae Sremmurd's "No Type" climbs the singles chart, during an otherwise quiet week
A new initiative called the Global Music Data Alliance will allow record label to mine consumer data for increased revenue
Taylor Swift, Thom Yorke, Prince and the Beatles are some of the last major acts who won't stream. Here's why
And a country-pop superstar will lead them all
Plus, D'Angelo's 'Black Messiah' posts Top Five debut and dominates iTunes