Major Lazer's Jillionaire has a new gig as Bacardí's "Minister of Rum," with responsibilities that include music initiatives and "throwing cool parties around the world," the producer and DJ tells…
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The event, which took place May 18 at the Wiltern Theatre in Los Angeles, recognized the most played songs of 2016.
The Department of Justice on Thursday fired another salvo in the battle over song licensing, filing a brief in support of 100% licensing, which BMI and other performing rights organizations (PROs)…
Boston-based ticketing firm Tablelist has pulled up a seat at the feast of Fyre Festival lawsuits, alleging fraud and seeking more than $3.5 million in money it owes customers for refunds on 8,000…
The company behind the disastrous Fyre Festival — the heavily hyped luxury concert in the Bahamas starring Blink-182, Migos and Disclosure that collapsed on in a mess of disorganization on April 29…
Fyre Festival co-founder Billy McFarland has initiated talks with a crisis management team at FTI Consulting about managing his battered public image, which took another hit Thursday with a sixth…
Barry Manilow Named Icon, Warner/Chappell Wins Top Publisher, Justin Tranter Calls for ‘More LGBTQ’ Songwriters at BMI Awards
Warner/Chappell was named Publisher of the Year, Justin Tranter and Ross Golan were Songwriters of the Year, Shawn Mendes' "Stitches" was Song of the Year, and Barry Manilow received the Icon Award…
The mixtape-as-movie concept has proven a hitmaker for “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2,” which vaulted to the top of the box office with a $145 million domestic weekend haul based largely on the…
The music industry-backed Copyright Accountability Act was introduced in the Senate Judiciary Committee this week with powerful bi-partisan sponsorship: chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), ranking…
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