Industry

Can AI predict Hit Songs? Spotify New Release vs. Spotify Top 200.

Many commercial music decisions are made based solely on gut feel. But given that 21m+ tracks are released on streaming platforms yearly, A&R executives know what it’s like to be inundated in low quality demos. The question: Can an AI be trained to help in this process?

Understanding The Top 5 Music Markets in Europe: An AI Music Tagging Analysis

According to the IFPI Global Music Report, Germany, France, England, Italy, and Netherlands, lead the European recorded music industry in 2018. To find out what makes these markets tick, we used our AI to tag the Top 50 Spotify viral hits from each country.

Want to create a TikTok hit for 2021? Our AI tells you what you need to know

Tiktok exploded in 2020 and many different music go viral on the platform. We seek to find out: Is there a formula for the success of these music?

Understanding the Afrobeats Explosion

When Drake released “One Dance”, it took everyone by surprise for its popularity in the millennium. It also herald the start of a mass trend in Afrobeats and in this post, we go in-depth and understand more about this genre.

Which Country Should You Market Your Music In? Data Might Help You Make Better Decisions.

Which Southeast Asian country should you market your music in? In this article, we learn how we can apply data to our decision making.

Musiio Playlisting Vs The Top 5 Streaming Services in the World: The Report

We conducted a blind listening experiment to test our AI’s ability to select a great playlist of tracks against 5 of the best streaming services in the world.

What Makes Music Go Viral in Southeast Asia?

How can one tell when a piece of music is going to go viral? We look at each of the weekly top 20 viral tracks on Spotify in Southeast Asia to extract information about different tastes in the region.

What Do Car Ads in Malaysia in 2020 Sound Like?

Advertising and music have gone hand in hand since the 1920s. How has the sound of car brands evolved since? We look at the most viewed Youtube car ads in Malaysia in 2020.

Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Music Search for DJs

When Mack started DJing 20 years ago, things were very manual and limited. Fast forward to now, DJs are able to search for music and create sets at their fingertips. But what about the future and beyond – read more as he explores the trends and possibilities of DJing in the future.

Resilience, adaptability and good lighting: How Musiio has kept the lights on (literally) through COVID-19

When a pandemic hits a relatively young business, it can go one of two ways.…