YouTube is widely known as the best location to search for songs and create playlists whether it be for home, office, parties or on the go. It’s user base primarily consists of mainstream music listeners who know what they are after. Well now they are cashing in on the music power users who seek the “discovery experience”.
- Recommended videos and artists based on your viewing history
- Local concert listings paired with artist vids
- YouTube’s new music chart ( the YouTube Top 100)
- another level of curation in the form of tastemaker partnerships. YouTube has linked up with Spin, Vice, XLR8R and some of its top music vloggers (Anthony Fantano of The Needle Drop for one) to create playlists and offer up picks.
To open shop the RHCP (Red Hot Chili Peppers) are the featured artist who showcased their new video from their recent album “I’m With You”. Also in line to be featured is David Guetta, Lady Gaga and Eminem.