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Noisey News

Drake's 'So Far Gone' Is Heading to Streaming Services

The mixtape will be available on digital platforms for its 10 year anniversary.
Kristin Corry
2.14.19
Op-Eds

Let’s Say It: The UK Charts Are a Mess Right Now

Busted? The Specials? The Greatest Showman? What is going on?
Rosie Hewitson
2.13.19
Op-Eds

The Classic 'Album Release Cycle' Seems to Be Dying

Am I the only one who was like 'I cannot keep up with all these projects coming out right at the end of the year, the fuck?' No? Good.
Chanté Joseph
2.12.19
Noisey News

A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie Tops Album Chart with Record-Low 823 Albums Sold

The 20-track album racked up 83 million streams, which was enough to knock 21 Savage off of top spot.
Alex Robert Ross
1.16.19
Mute R Kelly

Why People Streamed R Kelly's Music after ‘Surviving R Kelly’ Aired

Since the Lifetime docuseries renewed conversation around Kelly last weekend, his streams have shot up. We went beyond the headline to ask people.
Precious Adesina
1.10.19
Noisey News

How Much of 'Scorpion' Did You Actually Listen To?

A report from Rolling Stone says Drake's Spotify numbers for 'Scorpion' largely come from six of the record's 25 songs.
Kristin Corry
11.13.18
Important Questions Raised By...

Kids Don’t Know How CDs Work – Is That a Bad Thing?

"Maybe its just the generation Z in me but how did people burn CDs?" asks a 17-year-old. "Like how did you just get a blank CD and put songs on it?"
Ryan Bassil
10.25.18
Ask A Lawyer

The Bill that Brought Kid Rock to the White House, Explained

What exactly is the Music Modernisation Act?
Jessica Meiselman
10.16.18
Important Questions Raised By...

The Album Format Might Not Make Much Sense Anymore

We asked some random people about the last album they listened to all the way through, and where the 'long-player' format even fits into their lives.
Rosie Hewitson
8.23.18
Noisey News

Drake Has Broken Another One of The Beatles' Records

Sucked in, McCartney!
Shaad D’Souza
7.10.18
Noisey News

Spotify CEO Talks Hateful Conduct Policy: "We Rolled This Out Wrong"

After his company removed R. Kelly and XXXTentacion from curated playlists at the start of this month, Daniel Ek admitted to a conference crowd last night that Spotify made some mistakes.
Alex Robert Ross
6.1.18
Noisey News

Of Course Cardi B's 'Invasion of Privacy' Has Already Gone Gold

Forbes says that prior streams from "Bodak Yellow" have allowed Cardi's debut album to qualify for 500,000 units in only a few hours, just like Drake did in 2016.
Phil Witmer
4.9.18
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