Friday, July 30, 2021

Amazon Music Launches Podcasts With Shows From Will Smith, DJ Khaled & Others

Amazon Music has launched podcasts in the UK, US, Germany, and Japan, across all tiers of service. The platform’s podcast offering includes original shows produced exclusively for Amazon Music and...

EMPIRE Launches Publishing Division

Following a decade of independent dominance as a record label and distributor with acts such as Kendrick Lamar, Anderson.Pakk and several others having called it home EMPIRE has made...
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Verzuz Battle With Patti Labelle & Gladys Knight

Soul legends Patti Labelle & Gladys Knight took part in the "auntie edition" of Verzuz this evening (Sunday, September 13th). After spending the first 30 minutes or so catching...

Quincy Jones Signs Exclusive Worldwide Publishing Deal With Warner Chappell

Warner Chappell Music announced that it has entered into a global publishing agreement with the legendary Quincy Jones. The administration deal covers Jones’s genre-crossing songwriting catalog, as well as all...

McDonald’s New ‘Travis Scott Meal’ Set To Debut September 8th

McDonald’s has announced that they will be partnering with uber-popular Houston rapper Travis Scott on a new burger meal available on September 8th. The first tease of the partnership...

Hallwood Media Taps Cristina Chavez To Be SVP of A&R / Management

Hallwood Media, Neil Jacobson's new writer-producer management company, announced today the hiring of creative music executive Cristina Chavez as SVP of A&R / Management. Chavez will focus on expanding Hallwood Media – which...
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SZA “Hit Different”

After 3 years of anticipation, SZA amazes with "Hit Different"- a spellbinding mid-tempo collaboration with Ty Dolla $ign, produced by The Neptunes. The accompanying video was directed by SZA...
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DJ Khaled Featuring Drake “Popstar”

Never to be derailed by closed international borders, DJ Khaled and Drake enlist Justin Bieber to help them deliver a memorable clip for their monster collaborative hit "Popstar".

Triller Makes $20 Billion Bid To Buy TikTok

US-based social short-form video service Triller has officially added its bid to purchase its primary competitor TikTok. Fresh off of a rapid emergence that has yielded 250 million app...

DIY with Lee Charm (The Music Industry Quarterly Q&A)

Interview Conducted by David Mitchell I first met Lee Matthews, professionally known as Lee Charm at an ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Awards here in Los Angeles a couple of years...
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