IPRS announces an emergency relief fund of Rs 2.5 crores

To support its author and composer members, The Indian Performing Right Society Ltd. (IPRS) announced the release of an emergency

Short Format App Triller Pays Singers Royalty to ISRA

Short format video platform app Triller has started paying singers royalty to ISRA. Chairman of ISRA, Shri Anup Jalota said,

Interview of the Week – Janhavi Parikh, Business Head, MX Taka Tak

The growing smartphone penetration, affordable data price, and quality content, has helped the short format video platforms emerge as the

Interview of the Week- Osman Mir, Singer

When Osman Mir faces a crowd, one of the two things are bound to happen – an eruption of thunderous

Diaspora Artists Using Music to Connect with their Roots

When grappling with difficult situations, people often turn to creative mediums of expression. The past year has been monumentally difficult

Album Talk – Amar Akbar Anthony Movie Soundtrack by Laxmikant-Pyarelal

In the 1970s, there was more masala in Bollywood than in Indian food. Movies with a theme of siblings separated

Live Music industry stands to lose Billions due to Covid-19

  Reeling under a near complete lockdown, the Live Music Events Industry stands to lose billions in revenue due the

Music Streaming Platforms Confront COVID-19 Lockdown Hurdle

  March 13, 2020, is a day that will go down like an apocalyptic milestone in the history of mankind.

Disclaimer:The above list has been curated from data available on popular streaming platforms







Read reviews of recently released music from across genres and languages.

The Music Plus Show ft. Jonita Gandhi – Part 2

In the final episode of The Music Plus Show ft. Jonita Gandhi, watch Jonita explain revenue streams of a modern-day artist.

The Music Plus Show ft. Jonita Gandhi – Part 1

From singing in multi-languages to expressing how Jonita got to work for major production houses in India.

The Music Plus Show: With Dhvani Bhanushali and Ragini Tandan – Part 2

Dhvani and Ragini during their conversation on The Music Plus Show, talk about figures, being Pop-Divas, social-media impact and thoughts before sealing the deal.

Mastiii Tops The Chart Again Pushing MTV Beats Down To The Second Position In Week 17 Of BARC

In week 17 of BARC (Broadcast Audience Research Council) all India (U+R), Mastiii tops the chart with 264.93 AMA’000s. Meanwhile,

MTV Beats Tops The Chart For The First Time In Week 16 Of BARC

In week 16 of BARC (Broadcast Audience Research Council) all India (U+R), MTV Beats tops the chart with 253.07 AMA’000s.

Mastiii Tops The Chart Again In Week 15 Of BARC

In week 15 of BARC (Broadcast Audience Research Council) all India (U+R), Mastiii tops the chart with 285.11 AMA’000s. Meanwhile,

Music Plus Behind the Scene – With Divya Kumar

Catch Divya Kumar and band jamming before they hit the stage for Sufinama, a Sufi-rock concert on the 18th of October in Ahmedabad. Read More.

MS Subbulakshmi – First Musician to Receive Padma Bhushan Award

    MS Subbulakshmi was the first musician ever to be awarded the Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian honor. She

100 Reasons to love Indian Music – Reason No. 99

    When was the first gramophone record made in India?  

The Laws of Music: The D.I.Y. Series (Part 2)

A symphony is a bundle of numerous melodies harmonised into one. Copyright law is quite the same: it is a bundle of numerous exclusive rights.Read more…

The Laws of Music: The D.I.Y. Series (Part One)

In the context of music, musical compositions, lyrics, and recordings of the music, each of these elements are protected by copyright law. Read more

Novex Communications files suit against 30 pubs in Bengaluru and Mysuru for non payment of royalty

Novex Communications, on behalf of music giants Zee, Eros and TIPS, has filed the original suit against 30 pubs in Bengaluru and Mysuru. Read More…

The Economics of Music Festivals

Most music festivals in India fail to sell over 40% of their targets. This leads to lowering last-minute tickets, therefore incurring losses. Read more

The Game of Radio: Acquisition of Big Fm and Radio One

In May 2019, two private Fm stations, Fever and Radio City announced that they would be acquiring Radio One and Big Fm, respectively. Read more

Saregama Carvaan’s financial journey so far

Saregama was earlier known as His Master’s Voice or HMV. This company is known for owning the rights of some of the most popular movie songs. Read more


Get Music Plus’s top stories, interviews
and gig updates delivered to your inbox.

We won’t spam you. Promise!