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Sunday, May 19, 2019, 04:21:52

SGN Scoops Digital  SGNScoops

Jantina de Haan takes us Beyond the Song once again, to introduce us to Fields of Grace, the artists who sing “Dining with the King.” Jantina tells us: “The song ...

Sting, Imagine Dragons, Martin Bandier Among Honorees At 67th Annual BMI Pop Awards - CelebrityAccess ENCORE

Friday, May 17, 2019, 01:17:00

Sting, Imagine Dragons, Martin Bandier Among Honorees At 67th Annual BMI Pop Awards  CelebrityAccess ENCORE

LOS ANGELES (CelebrityAccess) -- BMI honored luminaries in the world of songwriting on Wednesday at the 67th Annual BMI Pop Awards with the Song of the.

Bill Hearn, Chairman of Capitol Christian Music Group, Dies at 58 - Variety

Monday, December 11, 2017, 08:00:00

Bill Hearn, Chairman of Capitol Christian Music Group, Dies at 58  Variety

William Ray “Bill” Hearn, chairman and CEO of the Capitol Christian Music Group, passed away Sunday in Nashville after a battle with cancer. He was 58.

Mirek Hodun: A multi-instrumentalist playing blues, wedding music and worship - Mirek Hodun - Cross Rhythms

Monday, April 29, 2019, 10:06:36

Mirek Hodun: A multi-instrumentalist playing blues, wedding music and worship - Mirek Hodun  Cross Rhythms

Lins Honeyman spoke to Polish producer and multi-instrumentalist MIREK HODUN.

Industry mourns Capitol Christian Music boss Bill Hearn who has died, aged 58 - Premier

Tuesday, December 12, 2017, 08:00:00

Industry mourns Capitol Christian Music boss Bill Hearn who has died, aged 58  Premier

The Christian music industry is grieving the loss of Bill Hearn who has died aged 58 in Texas, after being diagnosed with cancer.

Capitol Christian Music Group Names Peter York to Top Post After Death of Label Founder Bill Hearn - Variety

Tuesday, January 09, 2018, 08:00:00

Capitol Christian Music Group Names Peter York to Top Post After Death of Label Founder Bill Hearn  Variety

Capitol Christian Music Group (CCMG), which recently lost founder Bill Hearn to cancer, has promoted longtime executive Peter York to Chairman & CEO.

Capitol Congress Corrals Global Music Team, Migos and a Beatle - Variety

Thursday, August 09, 2018, 07:00:00

Capitol Congress Corrals Global Music Team, Migos and a Beatle  Variety

Capitol Music Group brought out Paul McCartney, Migos, Troye Sivan, MC Hammer, more for its fifth annual Capitol Congress, held on August 8.

Spirit Music Group Promotes Rak Sanghvi to Global President - Billboard

Thursday, April 04, 2019, 07:00:00

Spirit Music Group Promotes Rak Sanghvi to Global President  Billboard

Independent publishing company Spirit Music Group has promoted Rak Sanghvi to Global President, the company announced on Thursday.

'Motown Gospel: 20 Years | 20 Hits' Compilation Album Releases Today; Full Details - BREATHEcast

Friday, September 07, 2018, 07:00:00

'Motown Gospel: 20 Years | 20 Hits' Compilation Album Releases Today; Full Details  BREATHEcast

Innovative gospel record label Motown Gospel on Friday released their new compilation album, 'Motown Gospel: 20 Years | 20 Hits,' marking twenty years of the ...

Universal Music Group: What’s Behind Vivendi’s Selloff Plan? - Variety

Wednesday, August 01, 2018, 07:00:00

Universal Music Group: What’s Behind Vivendi’s Selloff Plan?  Variety

Vivendi's plan to sell up to half of its crown jewel, Universal Music Group, raises questions as to what lies behind the move.

Sony/ATV Publishing Staffers to Receive 'Special Recognition Bonus' for EMI Takeover - Billboard

Wednesday, April 03, 2019, 07:00:00

Sony/ATV Publishing Staffers to Receive 'Special Recognition Bonus' for EMI Takeover  Billboard

Newly ensconced Sony/ATV Music Publishing chairman/CEO Jon Platt announced in an email to staff on Wednesday that employees will receive a "special ...

Universal Music Group Nashville Promotes Royce Risser to EVP of Promotion - Billboard

Friday, September 28, 2018, 07:00:00

Universal Music Group Nashville Promotes Royce Risser to EVP of Promotion  Billboard

Universal Music Group Nashville announced on Friday (Sept. 28) that Royce Risser has been promoted to EVP of Promotion for the label group which includes ...

U.K. Songwriters Warn Against Sony Becoming 'Major Superpower' With EMI Music Publishing Acquisition - Billboard

Monday, October 01, 2018, 07:00:00

U.K. Songwriters Warn Against Sony Becoming 'Major Superpower' With EMI Music Publishing Acquisition  Billboard

Sony will become a "major superpower" in the music industry, dominating licensing markets and limiting creator choice if its planned acquisition of EMI Music ...

The Celebration Rock Podcast Discusses DC Talk’s ‘Jesus Freak’ And The Peak Of ’90s Christian Rock - UPROXX

Tuesday, September 04, 2018, 07:00:00

The Celebration Rock Podcast Discusses DC Talk’s ‘Jesus Freak’ And The Peak Of ’90s Christian Rock  UPROXX

Back in May, I interviewed the hilarious and talented singer-songwriter Ryley Walker about his very good recent album, Deafman Glance. But one of the most ...

How Music Companies Approached Mergers and Acquisitions in 2018 - Billboard

Thursday, December 27, 2018, 08:00:00

How Music Companies Approached Mergers and Acquisitions in 2018  Billboard

The music industry in 2018 followed Charles Darwin's theory of evolution: the fittest companies have evolved to survive in their ecosystems.

Sony Notifies European Commission Over EMI Music Publishing Takeover - Billboard

Monday, September 24, 2018, 07:00:00

Sony Notifies European Commission Over EMI Music Publishing Takeover  Billboard

Sony has completed its notification filing to the European Commission over its acquisition of EMI Music Publishing.

Sony's Acquisition of EMI Music Publishing Approved By European Commission - Billboard

Friday, October 26, 2018, 07:00:00

Sony's Acquisition of EMI Music Publishing Approved By European Commission  Billboard

The European commission has approved Sony Corp.'s plan to become the sole owner of EMI Music Publishing through its agreement to acquire the shares of ...

UMG Nashville Promotes Chris Schuler To VP - All Access Music Group

Wednesday, April 17, 2019, 07:00:00

UMG Nashville Promotes Chris Schuler To VP  All Access Music Group

UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP NASHVILLE has promoted CHRIS SCHULER to VP/Promotion & Radio Marketing. A six-year veteran of the company, SCHULER ...

Sony/ATV's Jon Platt's First Two Moves Involve Former EMI Music Publishing Colleagues | ... - All Access Music Group

Thursday, April 11, 2019, 07:00:00

Sony/ATV's Jon Platt's First Two Moves Involve Former EMI Music Publishing Colleagues | ...  All Access Music Group

TOM KELLY has been promoted to global CFO at SONY/ATV MUSIC PUBLISHING by newly ensconced Chairman/CEO JON PLATT. In addition, ELICIA ...

Midem Names Artist Accelerator Finalists 2019 From Record Number of Entries - hypebot.com

Friday, April 05, 2019, 07:00:00

Midem Names Artist Accelerator Finalists 2019 From Record Number of Entries  hypebot.com

Midem has announced the finalists for its 2019 Artist Accelerator competition after a record number of submissions, including from 24 new countries. The event ...

Fnatic & Virgin EMI Records to host Katowice closing party - Esports Insider

Wednesday, February 27, 2019, 08:00:00

Fnatic & Virgin EMI Records to host Katowice closing party  Esports Insider

Fnatic has announced plans to host a Katowice closing party in Poland on March 3rd in collaboration with Virgin EMI Records. Fnatic and Virgin EMI will host pro ...

Sir Lucian Grainge: 'We can accelerate artist careers beyond anyone else.' - Music Business Worldwide

Thursday, August 09, 2018, 07:00:00

Sir Lucian Grainge: 'We can accelerate artist careers beyond anyone else.'  Music Business Worldwide

Sir Lucian Grainge's Universal Music Group dominated the blockbuster record industry in the first half of 2018. UMG-affiliated acts claimed eight of the Top 10 ...

Vivendi to Sell up to Half of Universal Music Group: Who Are The Potential Suitors? - Billboard

Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 07:00:00

Vivendi to Sell up to Half of Universal Music Group: Who Are The Potential Suitors?  Billboard

Vivendi lit up the industry rumor mill by announcing that it will look for a strategic partner, or possibly two, to sell up to 50% of the Universal Music Group, igniting ...

U.S. court rules for music companies in MP3tunes copyright case - Reuters

Tuesday, October 25, 2016, 07:00:00

U.S. court rules for music companies in MP3tunes copyright case  Reuters

A U.S. appeals court ruled on Tuesday that record companies and music publishers that once formed part of EMI Group Ltd could pursue additional copyright ...

Big Deal Music Group Partners With Songwriters Julian Bunetta & John Ryan to Form Big Family Publishing Compan - Billboard

Tuesday, October 23, 2018, 07:00:00

Big Deal Music Group Partners With Songwriters Julian Bunetta & John Ryan to Form Big Family Publishing Compan  Billboard

Songwriters Julian Bunetta and John Ryan have signed a deal with Big Deal Music Group to form a new music company together called Big Family, it was ...

Angelica Cob-Baehler, Veteran Music Executive Who Helped Develop Katy Perry, Dies at 47 - Billboard

Wednesday, November 21, 2018, 08:00:00

Angelica Cob-Baehler, Veteran Music Executive Who Helped Develop Katy Perry, Dies at 47  Billboard

Veteran music executive and television producer Angelica Cob-Baehler died Wednesday (Nov. 21) after a year-long battle with cancer, Billboard has confirmed.

Revealed: Billboard's 2018 Top Music Lawyers Led By Universal's Jeffrey Harleston - Billboard

Friday, October 19, 2018, 07:00:00

Revealed: Billboard's 2018 Top Music Lawyers Led By Universal's Jeffrey Harleston  Billboard

Through licensing, lobbying and litigating, these 93 attorneys' moves drive the music industry, led by the top counsel at the largest global music company, who ...

Rolling Stones and Universal Music Group Announce New, Expanded Partnership - Variety

Sunday, July 08, 2018, 07:00:00

Rolling Stones and Universal Music Group Announce New, Expanded Partnership  Variety

The Rolling Stones and Universal Music Group today announced an expansive worldwide agreement covering the band's recorded-music and audio-visual ...

Music Week - Music Week

Wednesday, December 19, 2018, 08:00:00

Music Week  Music Week

Former RCA and Polydor label boss Colin Barlow has been speaking to Music Week about his return to the music business. He's been keeping a low profile ...

On the Move: 11 December 2018 - Nashville Post

Tuesday, December 11, 2018, 08:00:00

On the Move: 11 December 2018  Nashville Post

Hiller Plumbing, Heating, Cooling and Electrical, which provides residential and commercial *service* and repair, has promoted Jimmy Hiller Jr. to chief operating ...

Sony Agrees to Buy Additional 60 Percent Stake in EMI Music Publishing, Now to Own 90 Percent - Billboard

Monday, May 21, 2018, 07:00:00

Sony Agrees to Buy Additional 60 Percent Stake in EMI Music Publishing, Now to Own 90 Percent  Billboard

Sony Corporation has signed a deal to acquire a 60 percent share in EMI Music Publishing from a consortium led by the Mubadala Investment Company.

Recording Academy Task Force Unveils Initiative for Female Producers, Engineers - Variety

Friday, February 01, 2019, 08:00:00

Recording Academy Task Force Unveils Initiative for Female Producers, Engineers  Variety

Today, the Recording Academy's Task Force on Diversity and Inclusion announced a new initiative that aims to expand opportunities for female music producers ...

Why Sony Bought Bulk of EMI Before It Had To -- And What Competitors Could Win By Objecting To the Deal - Billboard

Wednesday, May 23, 2018, 07:00:00

Why Sony Bought Bulk of EMI Before It Had To -- And What Competitors Could Win By Objecting To the Deal  Billboard

Sony Corp. had until the end of August to put together a deal to buy Mubadala's stake in EMI Music Publishing, but it jumped the gun and paid handsomely, this ...

Universal Music Group Holds Entire Top Six Albums on Billboard 200 Chart - Billboard

Sunday, October 21, 2018, 07:00:00

Universal Music Group Holds Entire Top Six Albums on Billboard 200 Chart  Billboard

On the latest Billboard 200 albums chart, dated Oct. 27, Universal Music Group distributes the entire top six titles — the first time a company has managed the ...

Motown, EMI Gospel Create Motown Gospel Label - Hollywood Reporter

Wednesday, April 03, 2013, 07:00:00

Motown, EMI Gospel Create Motown Gospel Label  Hollywood Reporter

The Universal Music Group imprint will split profits between Island Def Jam/Motown and the Capitol Christian Music Group/Capitol Music Group.

Peabod: A rapper shooting from the hip with a good dose of fun - Peabod - Cross Rhythms

Saturday, August 11, 2018, 07:00:00

Peabod: A rapper shooting from the hip with a good dose of fun - Peabod  Cross Rhythms

When in 2014 a folk-tinged singer/songwriter from Federal Way, Washington with the distinctly uncool name if Isaac Peabody emerged onto the scene with an ...

Jackie Stevens Joins EMI Nashville As Dir./Midwest Promotion - All Access Music Group

Monday, January 07, 2019, 08:00:00

Jackie Stevens Joins EMI Nashville As Dir./Midwest Promotion  All Access Music Group

EMI RECORDS NASHVILLE has tapped JACKIE STEVENS as Dir./MIDWEST Promotion. STEVENS replaces CHRIS FABIANI, who has segued to Dir.

Canadian Music Publisher ole Acquires Parallel Music Publishing Catalog - Billboard

Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 08:00:00

Canadian Music Publisher ole Acquires Parallel Music Publishing Catalog  Billboard

Canadian independent music publisher ole has finalized an exclusive worldwide deal with Nashville's Parallel Music Publishing for its entire catalog of more ...

Sony Buys Out Michael Jackson Estate’s Remaining Stake in EMI Music Publishing - Variety

Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 07:00:00

Sony Buys Out Michael Jackson Estate’s Remaining Stake in EMI Music Publishing  Variety

Sony Music has completed its acquisition of EMI Music Publishing by buying the Michael Jackson Estate's stake for $287 million.

2019 Music Week Awards finalists revealed... - Music Week

Monday, February 18, 2019, 08:00:00

2019 Music Week Awards finalists revealed...  Music Week

It's the news the whole industry has been waiting for - we can now reveal the shortlisted entries for the Music Week Awards. Read on to find out who's in the ...

Gospel choirs try to build racial harmony through song - Baptist Standard

Monday, April 01, 2019, 07:00:00

Gospel choirs try to build racial harmony through song  Baptist Standard

ST. LOUIS (RNS)—Emi Belciak teaches third grade in a tough part of suburban St. Louis, where she says her students are exposed to more violence than any ...

Christian music pioneer Billy Ray Hearn remembered - Waco Tribune-Herald

Thursday, April 16, 2015, 07:00:00

Christian music pioneer Billy Ray Hearn remembered  Waco Tribune-Herald

Friends and acquaintances of contemporary Christian music pioneer Billy Ray Hearn, a former Word Music executive during his years in Waco, remembered him ...

Recording Academy Task Force Announces First Initiative in Rectifying Music Industry Inequality :: Music :: News :: Recording Academy :: Paste - Paste Magazine

Tuesday, February 05, 2019, 08:00:00

Recording Academy Task Force Announces First Initiative in Rectifying Music Industry Inequality :: Music :: News :: Recording Academy :: Paste  Paste Magazine

The Recording Academy's Task Force on Diversity and Inclusion has officially announced their initiative to expand opportunity for female producers and ...

Publishing Briefs: Denzel Curry Signs With Concord Music, Carlie Hanson Teams With Primary Wave & More - Billboard

Thursday, March 14, 2019, 07:00:00

Publishing Briefs: Denzel Curry Signs With Concord Music, Carlie Hanson Teams With Primary Wave & More  Billboard

A list of the latest moves in publishing, including new deals for Denzel Curry with Concord Music, Carlie Hanson with Primary Wave and more.

Sony/ATV Promotes Tom Kelly to Global CFO - Billboard

Thursday, April 11, 2019, 07:00:00

Sony/ATV Promotes Tom Kelly to Global CFO  Billboard

Sony/ATV Music Publishing chairman and CEO Jon Platt has made his first senior executive moves since joining the company earlier this month, elevating Tom ...

Universal Music U.K. Reports 9 Percent Revenue Growth For 2017 - Billboard

Monday, June 04, 2018, 07:00:00

Universal Music U.K. Reports 9 Percent Revenue Growth For 2017  Billboard

A rise in streaming and strong release schedule helped grow revenues at Universal Music U.K. to just over £344 million ($458 million) in 2017, up 8.8 percent on ...

Michael McDonald Signs Publishing Deal With Kobalt Music - Billboard

Thursday, April 18, 2019, 07:00:00

Michael McDonald Signs Publishing Deal With Kobalt Music  Billboard

Legendary singer-songwriter Michael McDonald has signed a publishing administration deal with Kobalt Music, the company announced on Thursday (April 18).

How Christian Music Can Help Heal Racial Divide (Interview) - Christian Post

Saturday, March 31, 2018, 07:00:00

How Christian Music Can Help Heal Racial Divide (Interview)  Christian Post

It's been nearly two years since Kirk Franklin's Gospel Artist of the Year acceptance speech at the 47th annual GMA Dove Awards challenged fellow Christian ...

A revitalized Capitol Records forges a new path forward - Los Angeles Times

Tuesday, February 03, 2015, 08:00:00

A revitalized Capitol Records forges a new path forward  Los Angeles Times

One of the first things Steve Barnett did when he took the helm at Capitol Records in 2012 was to pull down all the framed and platinum records that had long ...

Pulse Acquires Synch, Marketing and Music Supervision Firm Hitcher (EXCLUSIVE) - Variety

Tuesday, May 08, 2018, 07:00:00

Pulse Acquires Synch, Marketing and Music Supervision Firm Hitcher (EXCLUSIVE)  Variety

Pulse Music Group has acquired Hitcher, a firm specializing in synch placement, marketing and music supervision. Hitcher founder Joe Rangel joins Pulse as a ...

Martin Bandier's Final Year-End Message to Sony/ATV Staff Lauds MMA, EMI Deal & Drake's Dominance - Billboard

Monday, December 17, 2018, 08:00:00

Martin Bandier's Final Year-End Message to Sony/ATV Staff Lauds MMA, EMI Deal & Drake's Dominance  Billboard

Sony/ATV Music Publishing chairman and CEO Martin Bandier offered praise for days to his staff in his final year-end memo before stepping down at the end of ...

Hipgnosis Songs Picks Up Teddy Geiger's Share of Shawn Mendes Hits - Billboard

Tuesday, April 09, 2019, 07:00:00

Hipgnosis Songs Picks Up Teddy Geiger's Share of Shawn Mendes Hits  Billboard

Hipgnosis Songs, the music intellectual property investment company set up by former Beyoncé and Guns N' Roses manager Merck Mercuriadis, has picked up ...

The Latest Industry Jobs: iHeart, AEG, RIAA, Recording Academy, Spotify, CCMG... - Digital Music News

Tuesday, February 26, 2019, 08:00:00

The Latest Industry Jobs: iHeart, AEG, RIAA, Recording Academy, Spotify, CCMG...  Digital Music News

Have a job opening you want to publish on Digital Music News? Drop us an email at jobs@digitalmusicnews.com. Want to post a hiring or move at your ...

Capitol Music Group Relaunches Priority Records as an Indie-Leaning Distributor: Exclusive - Billboard

Thursday, June 22, 2017, 07:00:00

Capitol Music Group Relaunches Priority Records as an Indie-Leaning Distributor: Exclusive  Billboard

Few record labels were as important to the rise of West Coast hip-hop as Priority Records. Founded in 1985 by Bryan Turner and Mark Cerami, the indie took a ...

Martin Bandier Bids Adieu to Sony/ATV Music Publishing - Billboard

Monday, April 01, 2019, 07:00:00

Martin Bandier Bids Adieu to Sony/ATV Music Publishing  Billboard

The office of outgoing Sony/ATV Music Publishing chief Martin Bandier at Sony's Madison Square Park headquarters in New York is filled with music tchotchkes: ...

10 Fresh Gospel Acts to Help Get Your Praise On - EBONY.com

Saturday, October 20, 2018, 07:00:00

10 Fresh Gospel Acts to Help Get Your Praise On  EBONY.com

In honor of Black Music Month, EBONY presents some new faces in gospel music that are pushing the genre forward in their own unique ways.

Former EMI Music Executive Helmut Fest Dead at 69 - Billboard

Friday, August 24, 2018, 07:00:00

Former EMI Music Executive Helmut Fest Dead at 69  Billboard

Former EMI managing director Helmut Fest has died at the age of 69.

Jon Platt Exiting Warner/Chappell Music For Top Role At Sony/ATV - Billboard

Friday, September 14, 2018, 07:00:00

Jon Platt Exiting Warner/Chappell Music For Top Role At Sony/ATV  Billboard

Jon Platt will be leaving his position as chairman and CEO of Warner/Chappell Music Publishing, according to internal memos obtained by Billboard.

Say Goodbye To Musical Genius Mark Hollis With These Gems - The Federalist

Friday, March 01, 2019, 08:00:00

Say Goodbye To Musical Genius Mark Hollis With These Gems  The Federalist

Quietly magisterial is one of many phrases one might use to describe the music of Mark Hollis, the recently deceased singer of the band Talk Talk.

Jon Platt on His Rise to Publishing's Pinnacle and Creating 'An Industry of Inclusion' - Billboard

Thursday, February 07, 2019, 08:00:00

Jon Platt on His Rise to Publishing's Pinnacle and Creating 'An Industry of Inclusion'  Billboard

In 2017, Jon Platt briefly led Warner/Chappell to music publishing's No. 1 spot. Now he's about to take over the perennial top publisher, Sony/ATV -- and become ...

Eric Church's 'Desperate Man' Dominates Top Country Albums, Florida Georgia Line Crown Country Airplay - Billboard

Tuesday, October 16, 2018, 07:00:00

Eric Church's 'Desperate Man' Dominates Top Country Albums, Florida Georgia Line Crown Country Airplay  Billboard

Eric Church's sixth studio LP Desperate Man (EMI Nashville/Universal Music Group Nashville) debuts atop Billboard's Top Country Albums chart (dated Oct. 20).

Taylor Swift announces new multi-album record deal - Official Charts Company

Monday, November 19, 2018, 08:00:00

Taylor Swift announces new multi-album record deal  Official Charts Company

The much-hyped record deal ends her six album deal with indie label Big Machine.

Sofi Tukker Extends Third Side Music Publishing Deal - Billboard

Monday, December 17, 2018, 08:00:00

Sofi Tukker Extends Third Side Music Publishing Deal  Billboard

Electronic music duo Sofi Tukker re-signed their publishing deal with Third Side Music.

Publishing Briefs: UMPG Nashville Signs Catie Offerman, Clio Awards Juries Announced & More - Billboard

Thursday, April 11, 2019, 07:00:00

Publishing Briefs: UMPG Nashville Signs Catie Offerman, Clio Awards Juries Announced & More  Billboard

Universal Music Publishing Group (UMPG) Nashville announced on Thursday (April 11) it had signed Catie Offerman to an exclusive global publishing deal.

Jason Derulo Talks K-Pop Collaboration 'Let's Shut Up & Dance' & Its Michael Jackson Inspiration - Billboard

Thursday, March 21, 2019, 07:00:00

Jason Derulo Talks K-Pop Collaboration 'Let's Shut Up & Dance' & Its Michael Jackson Inspiration  Billboard

Jason Derulo is simultaneously looking ahead, looking back and looking across the ocean for his new project. In “Let's Shut Up & Dance,” the pop singer ...

EMI FAQ: A Beginner's Guide to What Could Be This Summer's Biggest Music Industry Auction - Billboard

Friday, April 06, 2018, 07:00:00

EMI FAQ: A Beginner's Guide to What Could Be This Summer's Biggest Music Industry Auction  Billboard

Will Sony Corp.'s new CEO Kenichiro Yoshida kick off his tenure at the helm of the company with a multi-billion dollar gambit?

Canadian Music Publisher ole Appoints Helen Murphy CEO - Billboard

Monday, November 12, 2018, 08:00:00

Canadian Music Publisher ole Appoints Helen Murphy CEO  Billboard

Helen Murphy, the founder and president of International Media Services, will succeed ole founder Robert Ott as CEO of indie music publisher. Ott will continue ...

Former Sony Music Exec Timothy Xu Named CEO of China's Taihe Music Group - Billboard

Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 07:00:00

Former Sony Music Exec Timothy Xu Named CEO of China's Taihe Music Group  Billboard

Taihe Music Group (TMG), a leading music group in China, announced on Monday the appointment of Timothy Xu as its new president and CEO. Xu will ...

Pastor Charles Jenkins and Inspired People Record Label Sign an Exclusive Worldwide Distribution Agreement with EMI Gospel/EMI Christian Music Group - PR Newswire

Friday, April 27, 2012, 07:00:00

Pastor Charles Jenkins and Inspired People Record Label Sign an Exclusive Worldwide Distribution Agreement with EMI Gospel/EMI Christian Music Group  PR Newswire

New Praise and Worship Anthem "Awesome" is #11 on Billboard's Hot Gospel Song Chart and a Favorite Among Radio Programmers/Announcers and Church ...

How Netflix’s Mötley Crüe Movie Compares to the Band’s Wild Memoir, The Dirt - Vulture

Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 07:00:00

How Netflix’s Mötley Crüe Movie Compares to the Band’s Wild Memoir, The Dirt  Vulture

The saga of rock band Mötley Crüe is one of the most dramatic in rock history. The band's members detail as much in the 2001 book The Dirt, co-written by Neil ...

Concord Music's Craft Recordings Launches Latin Music Division in Miami - Billboard

Thursday, January 10, 2019, 08:00:00

Concord Music's Craft Recordings Launches Latin Music Division in Miami  Billboard

Concord Music's Craft Recordings announced Thursday (Jan. 10) the launch of Craft Recordings Latino, its Latin music division in Miami with an expanded staff ...

Mark Hollis: Talk Talk frontman behind Eighties anthem ‘It’s My Life’ - The Independent

Saturday, March 02, 2019, 08:00:00

Mark Hollis: Talk Talk frontman behind Eighties anthem ‘It’s My Life’  The Independent

Mark Hollis, who has died aged 64 following a short illness, was best known as the frontman and creative force behind Talk Talk, a band whose output over the ...

SOCAN's Michael McCarty Tapped for Canadian Music Industry Hall of Fame - Billboard

Friday, October 19, 2018, 07:00:00

SOCAN's Michael McCarty Tapped for Canadian Music Industry Hall of Fame  Billboard

Michael McCarty, chief membership and business development officer at The Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada (SOCAN), and the ...

Congratulations Mix With Calls For Inclusion at the Billboard Power 100 Party - Billboard

Friday, February 08, 2019, 08:00:00

Congratulations Mix With Calls For Inclusion at the Billboard Power 100 Party  Billboard

The eighth annual Billboard Power 100 came with a pledge to address the enduring gender imbalance of power in the music industry.

Worship music beyond church walls - Santa Clarita Valley Signal

Thursday, February 02, 2017, 08:00:00

Worship music beyond church walls  Santa Clarita Valley Signal

Dave Anderson doesn't typically listen to Christian worship music; but when he heard NorthPark Mission's new album, he knew it was something special.

Is Universal Music Group's $22 Billion Valuation Too High? - Billboard

Wednesday, April 26, 2017, 07:00:00

Is Universal Music Group's $22 Billion Valuation Too High?  Billboard

'That valuation should be taken with a grain of salt and a shot of tequila,' said one investment banker.

This week on "Sunday Morning" (April 21) - CBS News

Thursday, April 18, 2019, 07:00:00

This week on "Sunday Morning" (April 21)  CBS News

A look at the features for this week's broadcast of the #1 Sunday morning news program.

Publishers Quarterly: Big Lead for Sony/ATV at No. 1 - Billboard

Friday, May 04, 2018, 07:00:00

Publishers Quarterly: Big Lead for Sony/ATV at No. 1  Billboard

After reclaiming the top spot in Billboard's rankings of the top 10 publishers in the fourth quarter of 2017, Sony/ATV Music Publishing stays at No. 1 in Q1 2018 ...

7 Country Acts to Watch in 2019: Lauren Jenkins, Aaron Goodvin, Twinnie & More - Billboard

Friday, January 11, 2019, 08:00:00

7 Country Acts to Watch in 2019: Lauren Jenkins, Aaron Goodvin, Twinnie & More  Billboard

New artists are, according to an old adage, the lifeblood of the music industry, but the digital age has brought a transfusion to the very process that rolls artists ...

Broadway Review: ‘Ain’t Too Proud’ - Variety

Thursday, March 21, 2019, 07:00:00

Broadway Review: ‘Ain’t Too Proud’  Variety

In the wake of the long-running “Jersey Boys” and the short-lived “Summer,” director Des McAnuff is back on Broadway with another show built around the song ...

Global Music Publishers Threaten to Leave Spanish Royalty Collecting Society - Billboard

Tuesday, July 03, 2018, 07:00:00

Global Music Publishers Threaten to Leave Spanish Royalty Collecting Society  Billboard

Multinational publishers Warner/Chappell, Peermusic, Sony/ATV, Universal Publishing and BMG could leave SGAE as early as January 1, 2019. The companies ...

The Concords: Scottish musicianaries pioneering beat group gospel - The Concords - Cross Rhythms

Tuesday, April 25, 2017, 07:00:00

The Concords: Scottish musicianaries pioneering beat group gospel - The Concords  Cross Rhythms

Lins Honeyman spoke at length to Ian Ramsden and Gordon Webster of '60s group THE CONCORDS.

All That Remains Guitarist Oli Herbert Dies at 44 - Billboard

Wednesday, October 17, 2018, 07:00:00

All That Remains Guitarist Oli Herbert Dies at 44  Billboard

Oli Herbert, founding guitarist of Massachusetts metal band All That Remains, has died at age 44.

Eric Church Is Most-Added With 'Some Of It' - All Access Music Group

Tuesday, January 15, 2019, 08:00:00

Eric Church Is Most-Added With 'Some Of It'  All Access Music Group

Congratulations to EMI NASHVILLE's ERIC CHURCH, who is most-added at Country radio this week with his new single, "Some Of It." The track earned 46 ...

Sony Quarterly Earnings Surge - Variety

Thursday, January 31, 2019, 08:00:00

Sony Quarterly Earnings Surge  Variety

Sony saw a healthy earnings surge in the third quarter of its financial year.

Guy Moot, Carianne Marshall Set As Warner/Chappell's New Leadership Team - Billboard

Wednesday, January 09, 2019, 08:00:00

Guy Moot, Carianne Marshall Set As Warner/Chappell's New Leadership Team  Billboard

Warner/Chappell Music Publishing announced this morning (Jan. 9) its plans for its new leadership team following the departure of Jon Platt: Guy Moot, most ...

Deconstructing Pop Culture: Virgin Records - MuseWire

Friday, December 31, 2010, 08:00:00

Deconstructing Pop Culture: Virgin Records  MuseWire

MuseWire COLUMN: At the end of the previous post in this series we left the Koppelman regime “in full affect.” It was a truism that at Capitol-EMI during ...

PledgeMusic CEO Dominic Pandiscia Resigns - Billboard

Friday, October 05, 2018, 07:00:00

PledgeMusic CEO Dominic Pandiscia Resigns  Billboard

The CEO of struggling music crowdfunding platform PledgeMusic, Dominic Pandiscia, has left the company.

Kanye West Sues Roc-a-Fella Records, Def Jam, EMI Publishing & More - Billboard

Friday, January 25, 2019, 08:00:00

Kanye West Sues Roc-a-Fella Records, Def Jam, EMI Publishing & More  Billboard

Kanye West has filed a pair of lawsuits in what may be an attempt to reclaim control over his career. One is against publisher EMI, the other is against ...

The Top 10 Music Business Stories of 2018 - Variety

Monday, December 31, 2018, 08:00:00

The Top 10 Music Business Stories of 2018  Variety

While the December stock market fluctuations have made everyone take a deep breath, 2018 was another boom year for the music business. A recovery that ...

Meet Fred Davis, One of the Industry's Biggest Dealmakers (And, Yes, Clive's Son) - Billboard

Thursday, April 11, 2019, 07:00:00

Meet Fred Davis, One of the Industry's Biggest Dealmakers (And, Yes, Clive's Son)  Billboard

Everyone knows that Fred Davis is Clive's son. Few know that he's arguably music's top financial gatekeeper, having brokered $500 million worth of deals in the ...

Chris Stapleton, Dan + Shay Lead 2019 ACM Awards Nominations: Full List - Billboard

Wednesday, February 20, 2019, 08:00:00

Chris Stapleton, Dan + Shay Lead 2019 ACM Awards Nominations: Full List  Billboard

With six nominations, Chris Stapleton and Dan + Shay lead the pack for the 54th Academy Of Country Music Awards.

Local Community Holds Prayer Meeting Against Ghost - Loudwire

Sunday, November 18, 2018, 08:00:00

Local Community Holds Prayer Meeting Against Ghost  Loudwire

Ghost have a date on their current headlining tour at the Wagner Noël Performing Arts Center in Midland, Texas scheduled for tomorrow (Nov. 19) and a local ...

Allison Kaye Promoted to President of SB Projects - Billboard

Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 07:00:00

Allison Kaye Promoted to President of SB Projects  Billboard

SB Projects has promoted Allison Kaye to president, it was announced Tuesday (July 31). Kaye has been elevated from president of music, where she oversaw ...

All The New Albums Coming Out In March 2019 - UPROXX

Friday, March 01, 2019, 08:00:00

All The New Albums Coming Out In March 2019  UPROXX

Keeping track of all the new albums coming out in a given month is a big job, but we're up for it: Below is a comprehensive list of the major releases you can look ...

'(Music Inspired By) The Story' - ChristianityToday.com

Tuesday, September 27, 2011, 07:00:00

'(Music Inspired By) The Story'  ChristianityToday.com

Christianity Today provides thoughtful, biblical perspectives on theology, church, ministry, and culture on the official site of Christianity Today Magazine.

Full Credits for Solange's 'When I Get Home' Album: Gucci Mane, Cassie, Tyler, the Creator & More - Billboard

Friday, March 01, 2019, 08:00:00

Full Credits for Solange's 'When I Get Home' Album: Gucci Mane, Cassie, Tyler, the Creator & More  Billboard

Solange has finally released her anticipated fourth album 'When I Get Home' today (March 1), which is stacked with big-name guest artists.

Aria awards 2018: All the winners from event at Star Casino, Sydney - NEWS.com.au

Thursday, November 29, 2018, 08:00:00

Aria awards 2018: All the winners from event at Star Casino, Sydney  NEWS.com.au

Here are the winners from the 2018 ARIA Awards held at Sydney's Star Casino.

Sir Lucian Grainge: 'When people said the music industry was over, we didn't listen.' - Music Business Worldwide

Thursday, August 10, 2017, 07:00:00

Sir Lucian Grainge: 'When people said the music industry was over, we didn't listen.'  Music Business Worldwide

Universal Music Group CEO & Chairman Sir Lucian Grainge gave a keynote address at a Capitol event in Hollywood today – paying tribute to the label group's ...

EMI Music Publishing Sale Reports Are Premature, Though Company Valuation Has Skyrocketed Since 2012 - Billboard

Tuesday, July 25, 2017, 07:00:00

EMI Music Publishing Sale Reports Are Premature, Though Company Valuation Has Skyrocketed Since 2012  Billboard

The overall ownership of EMI Music Publishing doesn't appear to be transferring hands anytime soon, although a piece of it could eventually be sold, while ...

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