The platform will give artists access to stats such as stream plays, demographics as well as visibility into which Apple Music or curator playlists are driving the most streams of their music among others.
In addition to the playlists from local and international celebrities, Apple Music also features a range of other summer playlists.
The reaction from international YouTubers to amapiano tracks and music videos is both on the rise and overwhelmingly positive.
What makes some music so enjoyable, and can science help us engineer the perfect pop song?
George Michael’s posthumous single ‘This Is How (We Want You To Get High)’ will appear over the closing credits of the upcoming movie, ‘Last Christmas’.
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Punk Mbedzi: From humble beginnings to international success
The DJ is set to release a house music project next week on digital platforms.

Award-winning cellist Yo-Yo Ma headed to Cape Town

The Bach Project will explore how culture helps us to find truth, build trust and act in service of one another.

Billie Eilish, Taylor Swift win big at MTV Europe Music Awards

The awards are one of two mains events organised by the music channel that have been held annually since 1984.

Taylor Swift to receive Artist of the Decade Award at 2019 American Music Awards

Her latest accolade follows the recent release of her seventh studio album, ‘Lover,’ in August.

Celebrate jazz legend’s legacy at Hugh Masekela Heritage Festival

This year’s festival will also signal the official inauguration of the brand-new Soweto Theatre Amphitheatre.

Justin Bieber to release new album this year – on one condition

The pop star’s last album, ‘Purpose’, was released in 2015.

Why do old people hate new music?

For many older people, today’s music goes in one ear and out the other.

Kurt Cobain’s cigarette-burned sweater sells for nearly R5m

The grunge icon’s left-handed Fender Mustang guitar, which he used during the band’s ‘In Utero’ tour, sold for $340,000.

Kanye West hints at new Christmas album

The rapper has not addressed the multiple delays of his ninth studio album, which is supposed to arrive today.

WATCH: What the ‘Ama Uber’ song is really about

The Citizen had the opportunity to speak to amapiano hitmakers Semi Tee, Kamo D, and Miano.

AKA becomes first SA hip hop artist to score Diamond certification

The rapper has achieved more than 1,700,000 units sold and over two billion streams.

Ndlovu Youth Choir announces homecoming concert

Tickets are now available, starting at R150.

Coldplay announces upcoming double album out in November

The band’s last album, ‘A Head Full of Dreams’, arrived in 2015.

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Singer Andrei Damane on his musical journey and new EP

Singer Andrei Damane on his musical journey and new EP

The musician’s style is influenced by his classical and choral training, but also soul, R&B and alternative artists.

‘We hear you,’ says SAA to AKA after he complains about being forced to listen to Michael Bublé

The rapper wants only local music played as passengers disembark, and the airline says its among ‘many other things’ they need to fix.


 


 


 

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