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NY Drill artist with New York Backdrop
Corners of SoundCloud: NY Drill

NY Drill has reshaped hip hop, but was itself a product of transatlantic collaboration. Learn about NY Drill’s evolution, its sub-genres, the iconic artists who’ve shaped it, and the new players moving the sound forward.

The influence of Enya's 'Boadicea' on R&B and Hip Hop
Why the Enya ‘Boadicea’ sample keeps resurfacing in R&B and hip hop

Enya’s ‘Boadicea’ has been sampled by The Fugees, Mario Winans and Metro Boomin. What can producers, composers and sample library managers learn from its success

Understanding Musiio Vocal Tags
Understanding the Musiio Vocal Tags

In this blog post, you’ll learn more about our vocal classifiers and how they can elevate the catalogue navigation experience for A&R, playlisting and sync.

What music should I use for my video?

Here’s how to analyse other video creators to help you find the sound that best fits your channel – and how music licensing companies can connect in new ways.

Understanding Musiio Enhanced Moods V3
Understanding Musiio’s Enhanced Moods Classifier

We introduce our Enhanced Moods, with musical examples, to demonstrate the power and nuance that comes from having 41 available mood tags.

Golden Globes winner Naatu Naatu from RRR is historic
Indian film RRR’s Golden Globe-winning song sounds unlike any previous winner

High-energy electronic tracks don’t typically catch the ear of those judging the Golden Globes, but RRR’s ‘Naatu Naatu’ was different.

What did the highest-grossing films of 2022 sound like?

What music trends can we see in this year’s biggest blockbusters? Even in a world filled with franchise movies, music is remarkably diverse.

What’s different about TikTok’s biggest hits in 2022?

What could music on TikTok tell us about our collective psychology? We used AI to compare the top 10 songs on the platform to last year.

Grow your audience using AI
5 ways artists can grow their audience with AI

With AI music tagging being so widely used, artists should understand how their music is being tagged, so they can focus their energy more effectively on their music as well as marketing and branding efforts.

Taylor Swift broke records when her tracks took all the spot in the Billboard Hot 100 Top 10.
Taylor Swift’s Midnights has broken so many records – What does she know we don’t?

Aside from her celebrity clout and her album-first release strategy, is there anything in the music that could hint at why Midnights was so successful?