A music industry “mourn-fest” of plummeting revenues is being replaced by growth propelled by streaming.
Camila Cabello’s Havana has been named 2018’s best-selling digital single.
Drake has been named the global recording artist of 2018.
Music companies are calling for law changes that would allow them to be paid fairer royalties by video streaming services, an annual report has shown.
Ed Sheeran has another reason to celebrate as he scored pole position on a list naming the top-selling musicians in the world over the past year.
UK Music has called on music streaming platforms to end their “free ride” by providing better deals to British artists.