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International Business Times
The 1975 singer Matt Healy questions One Direction's 'artistic credibility' after song rip-off What started as One Direction expressing their admiration for The 1975 quickly
The 1975 singer Matt Healy questions One Direction's 'artistic credibility' after song rip-off
International Business Times / Posted 28 minutes ago
What started as One Direction expressing their admiration for The 1975 quickly turned into a behind-the-scenes misunderstanding. The 1975 singer Matt Healy has called into question the "artistic credibility" of the chart-topping boy band due to their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Season 2 of Airtel Trace Music Star Underway in MalawiAirtel's journey to unearth the next music star from Africa has begun again as
Season 2 of Airtel Trace Music Star Underway in Malawi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
Airtel's journey to unearth the next music star from Africa has begun again as Airtel Trace Music Star competition season 2 has been launched in Lilongwe, with a promise of higher stakes and counting on building on the success of the maiden season... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Songwriting sets Grammy nominee Courtney Barnett apartEven with rock 'n' roll on the outskirts of popular music today, you can still
Songwriting sets Grammy nominee Courtney Barnett apart
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
Even with rock 'n' roll on the outskirts of popular music today, you can still pass by thousands of garages pulsing with the sharp, guitar-based sound favored by Courtney Barnett and her band. What sets Barnett apart, and earned the 28-year-old... Read more
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iol.co.za
Runaway successMunya Vomo In R&B circles, when you hear the name “Cici”, the first thing you
Runaway success
iol.co.za / Posted 5 hours ago
Munya Vomo In R&B circles, when you hear the name “Cici”, the first thing you think about is the American singer, Ciara. Yet, a new voice is in town, and it is South African, possibly sounding much better than the Goodies singer. You might have... Read more
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Gazette News
World-class violinist opens more classical doorsAS one of the most famous violinists in the world, Tasmin Little has made it he
World-class violinist opens more classical doors
Gazette News / Posted 5 hours ago
AS one of the most famous violinists in the world, Tasmin Little has made it her mission to make classical music accessible to all. And what better way to do it than by getting more than a million people to download her music for free. Appointed an... Read more
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The Forward
The True Story of Genya Ravan, a Jewish Rock 'n Roll Survivor for the AgesIf for nothing else, Genyusha Zelkowitz aka Genya “Goldie” Ravan should be know
The True Story of Genya Ravan, a Jewish Rock 'n Roll Survivor for the Ages
The Forward / Posted 7 hours ago
If for nothing else, Genyusha Zelkowitz aka Genya “Goldie” Ravan should be known for her hits recorded under the name Goldie and the Gingerbreads in the early 1960s. The group was the first all-female band signed to a major label – anticipating by... Read more
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North Bay Bohemian
Record BreakingWhen punk-rock musician and journalist Larry Livermore first adopted the Lookou
Record Breaking
North Bay Bohemian / Posted 8 hours ago
When punk-rock musician and journalist Larry Livermore first adopted the Lookout moniker for a small-run magazine in the early '80s, punk was still underground. Little did Livermore know the role he would play in bringing the genre into the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mi Casa Promises Fireworks in HarareSouth African music group Mi Casa has promised fireworks at their show schedule
Mi Casa Promises Fireworks in Harare
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
South African music group Mi Casa has promised fireworks at their show scheduled for 7Arts Theatre in Harare on March 4. In a video posted on their official Facebook page, the trio expressed excitement over the tour and promised "fire" at the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Don Moen - Managing Himself AloneInternational gospel artiste, Don Moen, has frequented Nigeria in the past few
Don Moen - Managing Himself Alone
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
International gospel artiste, Don Moen, has frequented Nigeria in the past few years, largely to participate in the revolutionary concert produced by Bishop Paul Adefarasin's House on the Rock Church. On the sideline of the recent edition of The... Read more
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examiner.com
Independent washington D.C. music label FHTMG goes internationalOn December 17, 2014, Barack Obama and Raul Castro made the announcement that t
Independent washington D.C. music label FHTMG goes international
examiner.com / Posted 13 hours ago
On December 17, 2014, Barack Obama and Raul Castro made the announcement that the United States and Cuba would restore full diplomatic ties for the first time in more than fifty (50) years. New travel and trade regulations were enacted, thus enabling... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
As Jason Collett prepares to hustle a new album, he is both wary and weary of the broken industry sceneThe songs are fine but the dance is unacceptable, and an indie-rock hero has be
As Jason Collett prepares to hustle a new album, he is both wary and weary of the broken industry scene
The Globe and Mail / Posted 20 hours ago
The songs are fine but the dance is unacceptable, and an indie-rock hero has been pushed too far. “Do the hustle,” an old disco anthem implored, “do it.” But the beat for some is getting old. Had I heard Jason Collett correctly? Speaking casually at... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Vinyl (HBO) Soundtrack to Be Released Friday 12 FebruaryVINYL: Created by Mick Jagger & Martin Scorsese & Rich Cohen and Terence Winter
Vinyl (HBO) Soundtrack to Be Released Friday 12 February
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 20 hours ago
VINYL: Created by Mick Jagger & Martin Scorsese & Rich Cohen and Terence Winter, this new drama series is set in 1970s New York. A ride through the sex- and drug-addled music business at the dawn of punk, disco, and hip-hop, the show is seen through... Read more
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Fortune
How Usher’s Mom Is Helping Foodie EntrepreneursJonnetta Patton is not just Usher’s mom. Patton is reportedly coming out of re
How Usher’s Mom Is Helping Foodie Entrepreneurs
Fortune / Posted 22 hours ago
Jonnetta Patton is not just Usher’s mom. Patton is reportedly coming out of retirement to start her second act. Patton founded her own independent record label JPat Management in 2008, and now she wants to help other entrepreneurs start their own... Read more
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Slate
Martin Scorsese’s Vinyl Is More Like a Great Party Than a Great TV ShowVinylMartin Scorsese’s HBO show about ’70s rock ’n’ roll has prestige everythin
Martin Scorsese’s Vinyl Is More Like a Great Party Than a Great TV Show
Slate / Posted 22 hours ago
VinylMartin Scorsese’s HBO show about ’70s rock ’n’ roll has prestige everything—sets, talent, camera work, visuals—but an ersatz essence. Packaging matters. Despite warnings to the contrary, we judge books by their covers, products by their... Read more
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TechCrunch
Social Video Streaming App TiZR Picks Up Backing From Spinnin’ RecordsLondon-based TiZR clearly believes the answer is yes, and, evidently, so do inv
Social Video Streaming App TiZR Picks Up Backing From Spinnin’ Records
TechCrunch / Posted yesterday
London-based TiZR clearly believes the answer is yes, and, evidently, so do investors. The burgeoning startup, whose app recently debuted on iOS, has raised $500,000 in backing in a round led by EDM record label Spinnin’ Records. Perhaps, even more... Read more
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The Atlantic
A Lost Album of the Disco Era, RediscoveredDuring a manic burst of creativity in the late 70s and early 80s, an obscure di
A Lost Album of the Disco Era, Rediscovered
The Atlantic / Posted yesterday
During a manic burst of creativity in the late 70s and early 80s, an obscure disco-funk group took Chicago’s South Side by storm with a unique blend of R&B, disco, funk, and soul. Yet, the Universal Togetherness Band (UTB), led by front man Andre... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Why do owners get the glory at the end of the Super Bowl?No one has ever tuned into a sporting event to watch a team’s owner. There are
Why do owners get the glory at the end of the Super Bowl?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
No one has ever tuned into a sporting event to watch a team’s owner. There are no kids who have posters of their favorite owners on their bedroom walls. No one has ever dropped 200 bucks on a replica team-owner suit coat jersey. There aren’t fantasy... Read more
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National Post
Story | Business Wire News Releases | News | Financial PostTORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ole, the world’s fastest growing independent rights m
Story | Business Wire News Releases | News | Financial Post
National Post / Posted yesterday
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ole, the world’s fastest growing independent rights management company, has acquired 5 Alarm Music, an important independent production music library, adding to what is already one of the most comprehensive production music... Read more
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Business Wire
ole Acquires 5 Alarm MusicTORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ole, the world’s fastest growing independent rights m
ole Acquires 5 Alarm Music
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ole, the world’s fastest growing independent rights management company, has acquired 5 Alarm Music, an important independent production music library, adding to what is already one of the most comprehensive production music... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Season 2 of Airtel Trace Music Star UnderwayLilongwe — Airtel's journey to unearth the next music star from Africa has begu
Season 2 of Airtel Trace Music Star Underway
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Lilongwe — Airtel's journey to unearth the next music star from Africa has begun again as Airtel Trace Music Star competition season 2 has been launched in Lilongwe, with a promise of higher stakes and counting on building on the success of the... Read more
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News.com.au
Molly leads swag of Aussie biopicsMolly Meldrum in excruciating pain but lucky to be on the mend2:57 Doctors hav
Molly leads swag of Aussie biopics
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
Molly Meldrum in excruciating pain but lucky to be on the mend2:57 Doctors have told Molly Meldrum there's a real risk he could have ended up paralysed in both legs, if he didn't undergo emergency surgery in Thailand. Courtesy: Seven News Samuel... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Warner Music Group steps up investment in Los Angeles venture for artistsRecord label Warner Music Group has stepped up its investment in Artist Partner
Warner Music Group steps up investment in Los Angeles venture for artists
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
Record label Warner Music Group has stepped up its investment in Artist Partners Group, a Los Angeles-based joint venture that has supported musicians like rapper Kevin Gates and pop singer Charlie Puth. Founded in 2013 by veteran Warner Music and... Read more
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Wired News
Surprise, Surprise: The RIAA Gets Streaming All WrongPlatinum status has been pretty elusive lately, mostly because it’s hard to sel
Surprise, Surprise: The RIAA Gets Streaming All Wrong
Wired News / Posted yesterday
Platinum status has been pretty elusive lately, mostly because it’s hard to sell a million albums to people who aren’t buying albums anymore. When the Recording Industry Association of America tweaked its gold and platinum certification process last... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Molly leads swag of Aussie biopicsViewers set to be inundated with TV shows about famous Aussies after success of
Molly leads swag of Aussie biopics
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Viewers set to be inundated with TV shows about famous Aussies after success of Channel 7’s Molly miniseries | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Molly Meldrum... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Molly leads swag of Aussie biopicsTHE ratings success of Molly looks set to reignite a fresh round of Aussie biop
Molly leads swag of Aussie biopics
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
THE ratings success of Molly looks set to reignite a fresh round of Aussie biopics heading to TV screens. The first part of Channel 7’s miniseries on music legend Molly Meldrum averaged a phenomenal 1.793 million viewers across the five capital... Read more
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Herald Sun
Molly leads swag of Aussie biopicsTHE ratings success of Molly looks set to reignite a fresh round of Aussie biop
Molly leads swag of Aussie biopics
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
THE ratings success of Molly looks set to reignite a fresh round of Aussie biopics heading to TV screens. The first part of Channel 7’s miniseries on music legend Molly Meldrum averaged a phenomenal 1.793 million viewers across the five capital... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Molly leads swag of Aussie biopicsTHE ratings success of Molly looks set to reignite a fresh round of Aussie biop
Molly leads swag of Aussie biopics
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
THE ratings success of Molly looks set to reignite a fresh round of Aussie biopics heading to TV screens. The first part of Channel 7’s miniseries on music legend Molly Meldrum averaged a phenomenal 1.793 million viewers across the five capital... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Biography SophiaHer distinctive voice, captivating stage acts and vocal skills continue to earn
Biography Sophia
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Her distinctive voice, captivating stage acts and vocal skills continue to earn her huge number of fans each time she takes to the stage. Born Sophia Byass, the singer-cum-songwriter is one of the few Gambian females who ventured into virtually a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Managing Himself AloneInternational gospel artiste, Don Moen, has frequented Nigeria in the past few
Managing Himself Alone
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
International gospel artiste, Don Moen, has frequented Nigeria in the past few years, largely to participate in the revolutionary concert produced by Bishop Paul Adefarasin's House on the Rock Church. On the sideline of the recent edition of The... Read more
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New York Post
'Vinyl' spins a dark take on ’70s-era music sceneCan rock ’n’ roll save one man’s soul? In the opening scenes of HBO’s “Vinyl,”
'Vinyl' spins a dark take on ’70s-era music scene
New York Post / Posted yesterday
Can rock ’n’ roll save one man’s soul? In the opening scenes of HBO’s “Vinyl,” a strung-out record executive sits in his green Mercedes on a very sketchy street in lower Manhattan, trying to score drugs — while holding the card of an NYPD... Read more
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Billboard
Country Music Biz Gathers for 'Legendary Lunch'Country Radio Seminar week started with a bang on Monday afternoon with the Sec
Country Music Biz Gathers for 'Legendary Lunch'
Billboard / Posted yesterday
Country Radio Seminar week started with a bang on Monday afternoon with the Second Annual “Legendary Lunch at The Palm.” A partnership between Nashville publicist Kirt Webster and the CMA, the event gave radio programmers a chance to break bread --... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
How to make money on Houston's Super BowlHOUSTON - Super Bowl -- it's the biggest game in sports. And next year, it come
How to make money on Houston's Super Bowl
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted yesterday
HOUSTON - Super Bowl -- it's the biggest game in sports. And next year, it comes to Houston. With hundreds of millions of dollars in revenue, all for the taking. “There's no place like Houston for a great party, and certainly, football is religion... Read more
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IGN
The Walking Dead's Midseason Premiere is This Week's TV HighlightPlus, Vinyl's premiere on HBO, Samantha Bee's new late night show, and more. T
The Walking Dead's Midseason Premiere is This Week's TV Highlight
IGN / Posted yesterday
Plus, Vinyl's premiere on HBO, Samantha Bee's new late night show, and more. There isn't all that much going down this week, TV-wise, but what is there is BIG. We're talking HBO's Vinyl, from Martin Scorsese and Terence Winter, a Flash that takes us... Read more
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Al.com
Lunch with the Artist: Corey Rezner revisits Panini Pete'sCorey Rezner surveys the Fairhope French Quarter courtyard with a mix of satisf
Lunch with the Artist: Corey Rezner revisits Panini Pete's
Al.com / Posted yesterday
Corey Rezner surveys the Fairhope French Quarter courtyard with a mix of satisfaction and restlessness, which is fitting: He's at home here, but he's also a visitor. About 10 years ago, Rezner worked at one of the shops here, a restaurant called the... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Bernie Finkelstein launching new book in TrentonLong considered a pioneer in the Canadian music business, as well as a producer
Bernie Finkelstein launching new book in Trenton
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted yesterday
Long considered a pioneer in the Canadian music business, as well as a producer, manager, entrepreneur and author, Bernie Finkelstein will host the paperback launch of his book, ‘True North’ at the Old Church Theatre on March 12 at 7 p.m.. Founder... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Adele tops another chart, this time it's personalAdele has been named most popular artist in the world in a new chart. Photo / G
Adele tops another chart, this time it's personal
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Adele has been named most popular artist in the world in a new chart. Photo / Getty Adele has topped another chart - a top 10 of the most popular acts in the world. The British singer has been named as the most popular recording artist in 2015,... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
‘Vinyl’ premieres on HBO and HBO GOA new EP featuring music in the upcoming episode will then be released weekly.
‘Vinyl’ premieres on HBO and HBO GO
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
A new EP featuring music in the upcoming episode will then be released weekly. This first-of-its-kind slate of musical offerings will culminate with a second full-length soundtrack, Vinyl: Music from the HBO® Original Series – Volume 1: Finale, to be... Read more
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Scotsman
Former Transvision Vamp Wendy James on why she’s still rock ‘n’ roll Wendy James. Picture: Richard Gomes Wendy James found fame with Transvision V
Former Transvision Vamp Wendy James on why she’s still rock ‘n’ roll
Scotsman / Posted 2 days ago
Wendy James. Picture: Richard Gomes Wendy James found fame with Transvision Vamp but only discovered her musical voice after they split up. Now she’s back recording with kindred... Read more
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Scotsman
Former Transvision Vamp Wendy Jane on why she’s still rock ‘n’ roll Wendy James. Picture: Richard Gomes Wendy James found fame with Transvision V
Former Transvision Vamp Wendy Jane on why she’s still rock ‘n’ roll
Scotsman / Posted 2 days ago
Wendy James. Picture: Richard Gomes Wendy James found fame with Transvision Vamp but only discovered her musical voice after they split up. Now she’s back recording with kindred... Read more
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Philly.com
Rowan offers two-track music industry degree with emphais on multitasking, entrepreneurship"On any of them?" asked Jeffrey Hiatt, a head engineer and staff producer at Tu
Rowan offers two-track music industry degree with emphais on multitasking, entrepreneurship
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
"On any of them?" asked Jeffrey Hiatt, a head engineer and staff producer at Turtle Studios in Philadelphia. Something wasn't working right, but Hiatt was unfazed. What better dose of reality for a group of Rowan University students learning about... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigerian Celebrities Begin 2016 With Scandals and ControversiesIf you are a social media die-hard you would have realised that many celebritie
Nigerian Celebrities Begin 2016 With Scandals and Controversies
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
If you are a social media die-hard you would have realised that many celebrities have continued to wage war on twitter and instagram. It seems 2016 would be another season of 'Game of Thrones' , that means every man for himself. 2016 has been very... Read more
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Times of Malta
Adele says hello to world domination after topping chartAdele has topped another chart - a top 10 of the most popular acts in the world
Adele says hello to world domination after topping chart
Times of Malta / Posted 2 days ago
Adele has topped another chart - a top 10 of the most popular acts in the world. The Hello singer has been named as the most popular recording artist across the globe in 2015, according to an international music trade body. British acts make up... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Adele says Hello to world domination after topping ANOTHER chart | Irish Examiner Monday, February 08, 2016 - 07:01 am Adele has topped ano
Adele says Hello to world domination after topping ANOTHER chart
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
| Irish Examiner Monday, February 08, 2016 - 07:01 am Adele has topped another chart as she was named the most... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Gerald M. "Jerry" ButeraHe was born Sept. 30, 1948, in Cincinnati, Ohio, the son of Charles and Rosella
Gerald M. "Jerry" Butera
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
He was born Sept. 30, 1948, in Cincinnati, Ohio, the son of Charles and Rosella Kind Butera. He was a 1966 graduate of Jamestown High School. Most of his working career was in sales. He worked for insurance companies to the Transcontinental Record... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Bob Ludwig has won 10 Grammys, but you wouldn’t know it Music masteryBy MESFIN FEKADU AP Music Writer NEW YORK His role is at the finish line of
Bob Ludwig has won 10 Grammys, but you wouldn’t know it Music mastery
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 days ago
By MESFIN FEKADU AP Music Writer NEW YORK His role is at the finish line of an album — helping it sound as perfect as possible before it’s available to the masses. He’s won 10 Grammys, including three consecutive wins for album of the year from... Read more
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Daily Mail
Adele and Ed Sheeran help put Britain on top of the world: Stars from UK make up half of most popular chart acts on the planet Her plac
Adele and Ed Sheeran help put Britain on top of the world
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
: Stars from UK make up half of most popular chart acts on the planet Her place at the top of chart was driven by the October release of 'Hello' Song was number one in more than 30 countries... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Adele says Hello to world domination after topping chart Adele was named as the most popular recording artist across the globe in 2015
Adele says Hello to world domination after topping chart
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Adele was named as the most popular recording artist across the globe in 2015 (BBC) Adele has topped another chart - a top 10 of the most popular acts in the world. The Hello singer has been... Read more
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Canberra Times
Ian 'Dicko' Dickson knocked back for producer job on Australia's Got TalentHe's a judge on Australia's Got Talent, a former record label executive and a o
Ian 'Dicko' Dickson knocked back for producer job on Australia's Got Talent
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
He's a judge on Australia's Got Talent, a former record label executive and a one-time Celebrity Apprentice champion, but Ian 'Dicko' Dickson isn't happy. In an interview with TV Tonight, the former record label executive bemoaned the fact he was... Read more
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The Age
Ian 'Dicko' Dickson knocked back for producer job on Australia's Got TalentHe's a judge on Australia's Got Talent, a former record label executive and a o
Ian 'Dicko' Dickson knocked back for producer job on Australia's Got Talent
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
He's a judge on Australia's Got Talent, a former record label executive and a one-time Celebrity Apprentice champion, but Ian 'Dicko' Dickson isn't happy. In an interview with TV Tonight, the former record label executive bemoaned the fact he was... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Ian 'Dicko' Dickson knocked back for producer job on Australia's Got TalentHe's a judge on Australia's Got Talent, a former record label executive and a o
Ian 'Dicko' Dickson knocked back for producer job on Australia's Got Talent
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
He's a judge on Australia's Got Talent, a former record label executive and a one-time Celebrity Apprentice champion, but Ian 'Dicko' Dickson isn't happy. In an interview with TV Tonight, the former record label executive bemoaned the fact he was... Read more
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