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Starmometer
Zoe Kravitz, from ‘Mad Max’ to ‘Rough Night’could’ve ever imagined. Kravitz plays Blair, the successful, straight laced, p
Starmometer / Posted 7 hours ago
could’ve ever imagined. Kravitz plays Blair, the successful, straight laced, proper and seemingly put-together one of the group. However, outward appearances can be deceptive – there is more turmoil going on in Blair’s life than she would rather... Read more
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Variety
Chester Bennington: Five of His Best Musical Momentsand Bennington on Cornell’s. The album was the first solo musical output from
Variety / Posted 15 hours ago
and Bennington on Cornell’s. The album was the first solo musical output from Jonathan Davis, the lead singer of nu metal group Korn. Due to contract limitations with Sony, Davis was unable to perform the vocals for the songs he wrote, so he hired... Read more
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Billboard
The 75 Moments That Defined the Decade in Music (So Far)biggest band in rock history finally joined the mp3 age with a well-publicized
Billboard / Posted 19 hours ago
biggest band in rock history finally joined the mp3 age with a well-publicized 2010 debut of their catalog on iTunes. The group sold 2 million songs and nearly half a million albums within the first week, and further confirmed the inevitability of... Read more
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The Register
Huawei reckons it can strong ARM its way into AI world with new chipsfor artificial-intelligence tasks. The components will be unveiled later this
The Register / Posted 19 hours ago
for artificial-intelligence tasks. The components will be unveiled later this year, we're told. Huawei Consumer Business Group CEO Richard Yu hopes the technology will help the electronics giant compete against Google and Apple in the realm of AI... Read more
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Gamasutra
The Art & Business of Making GamesThe company's own publishing activities, marketing and distribution extend thro
Gamasutra / Posted 22 hours ago
The company's own publishing activities, marketing and distribution extend throughout Europe and the USA. The Koch Media group has more than 20 years of experience in the digital media business, and has risen to become the number one distributor... Read more
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CNET
Facebook's plan to win VR: slow + steady + games + Reddittalking about Echo Arena. The more they talk about it, the more they tell their
CNET / Posted 23 hours ago
talking about Echo Arena. The more they talk about it, the more they tell their friends about it -- whether it's on [Reddit group] r/oculus, or whether it rises to the top of r/all, eventually -- that's how you make a killer app. The way Halo... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Downey Jr. dances, Arnold surprises, Spider-Man rushes the stage: Every year of Comic-Con in one giant timelineDiego Historical Society) The first gathering -- called San Diego's Golden Sta
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 23 hours ago
Diego Historical Society) The first gathering -- called San Diego's Golden State Comic-Minicon -- was put together by a group of comics, movie and science fiction fans including Shel Dorf, Ken Krueger and Richard Alf. This one-day convention was... Read more
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Daily Mail
Louis Tomlinson 'invested' in his new girlbandin high spirits as he stepped out to the Capital FM studios in London on Thursd
Daily Mail / Posted 23 hours ago
in high spirits as he stepped out to the Capital FM studios in London on Thursday, after revealing more updates on the girl-group he has been working on Louis looked undeniably cool as he emerged from his vehicle to a crowd of adoring fans. And... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Market retreats; Semirara, LT climbof the 20 most active stocks ended in the green, led by Wilcon Depot Inc. which
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
of the 20 most active stocks ended in the green, led by Wilcon Depot Inc. which rose 2.1 percent to P8.89 and LT Group Inc. which went up 2 percent to P17.50. Semirara Mining and Power Corp. gained 1.8 percent to P165.20. Meanwhile,... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Matt Miller's Scouting Notebook: Scott Frantz Is an NFL-Caliber Talentto say what 32 NFL owners and 32 general managers will be thinking—and it's eas
Bleacher Report / Posted yesterday
to say what 32 NFL owners and 32 general managers will be thinking—and it's easy to believe that at least some in that group will be against bringing a gay man into an NFL team environment—but if the tale of the tape is all scouts are focused... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
'F*ck Everyone' Die Antwoord to be immortalised in comic bookworld famous San Diego International Comic-Con launch today.Picture SOURCED Th
Daily Dispatch / Posted yesterday
world famous San Diego International Comic-Con launch today.Picture SOURCED The series‚ written and conceptualised by the group’s Ninja and Yo-landi Vi$$er‚ is the first comic by the duo and follows the launch of their own branded clothing and... Read more
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Billboard
'La Banda' CNCO Reflect on Fast Ascent of Their Slow Reggaeton: Interviewfrom Latin American backgrounds were selected in a reality show called La Banda
Billboard / Posted yesterday
from Latin American backgrounds were selected in a reality show called La Banda. The next day, they signed a contract with Sony Music US and had their first record produced by Ricky Martin and Wisin. The lives of Christopher Velez, Richard... Read more
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Variety
International Newswire: Christopher Nolan’s ‘Dunkirk’ Drives Back Opposition in Franceabroad. Tickets sold — 3,145 at 35 locations in the French capital — were nearl
Variety / Posted yesterday
abroad. Tickets sold — 3,145 at 35 locations in the French capital — were nearly three times those for No. 2 release, Sony Pictures Releasing’s “Baby Driver,” according to website cbo-boxoffice.com. Results were under half those of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Zee in final leg of negotiations to buy 9X Mediawill make strategic sense for Zee, which is investing in films and music busine
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
will make strategic sense for Zee, which is investing in films and music business and has radio business following the group’s acquisition of 49% in Big FM. Last year, Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) agreed to buy 9X Media for Rs 220 crore.... Read more
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CNET
The Macintosh turns 30: Going the distancea solution was found. In August, Apple set its sights on a new, micro-floppy 3
CNET / Posted yesterday
a solution was found. In August, Apple set its sights on a new, micro-floppy 3.5-inch disk drive with 400KB capacity from Sony. At first Jobs wanted Apple to manufacture the drive, working with Alps Electronics in Japan. He eventually relented and... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Burns & Wilcox extends sponsorship deal with PGA's Webb Simpsondeal began in January with Simpson, 32, a four-time PGA Tour winner, wearing th
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted yesterday
deal began in January with Simpson, 32, a four-time PGA Tour winner, wearing the Burns & Wilcox logo on his shirt at the Sony Open in Hawaii. The firm's name, which also appears on his caddy's hat, now will also appear on his golf bag. Simpson... Read more
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Billboard
How Spotify's 'Fake Artist' Controversy Has Increased Tensions With Label Partners, Could Hurt Its Bottom Lineimpact on the streaming service. As Spotify works to hammer out its final majo
Billboard / Posted yesterday
impact on the streaming service. As Spotify works to hammer out its final major-label licensing deal with Warner Music Group, controversy over its playlisting of songs by "fake" or pseudonymous artists has not only enraged label partners but... Read more
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Business Wire
DECOSTA Marketing to Join Malar Group Ushering in a New Global Communications AgencyTORONTO & LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today marks the beginning of DECOSTA Ma
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
TORONTO & LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today marks the beginning of DECOSTA Marketing Inc.’s merger into Malar Group of Companies, a strategic plan that has been in the works for over a year. For the 17-year old Toronto company, this move sparks a... Read more
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New Kerala
NOW That's What I Call Music! Presents Today's Biggest Hits On NOW 63 And The Ultimate Parking Lot Party Playlist On NOW Tailgate Anthems - newkerala news #255311Top 10, and 19 volumes have reached Number One. NOW That's What I Call Music!
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Top 10, and 19 volumes have reached Number One. NOW That's What I Call Music! is a joint venture from Universal Music Group and Sony Music Entertainment. NOW and NOW That's What I Call Music! are registered trademarks of Universal Music Group... Read more
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Starmometer
‘Alpha’ Teaser Trailer Releasedepic adventure set in the last Ice Age. Europe, 20,000 years ago. While on his
Starmometer / Posted 2 days ago
epic adventure set in the last Ice Age. Europe, 20,000 years ago. While on his first hunt with his tribe’s most elite group, a young man (Kodi Smit-McPhee) is injured and left for dead. Awakening to find himself broken and alone — he must... Read more
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/Film
Alpha Trailer: Kodi Smit-McPhee Stars in This Survival ThrillerSony Pictures has released the first trailer for a new survival thriller period
/Film / Posted 2 days ago
Sony Pictures has released the first trailer for a new survival thriller period piece called Alpha (formerly known as The Solutrean) from The Book of Eli co-director Albert Hughes. Set in prehistoric Europe, the film stars Kodi Smit-McPhee (Dawn of... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Strangers Support Alice Cooper & Ace Frehley on October TourCooper’ October tour. Strangers have built a strong live following and recently
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
Cooper’ October tour. Strangers have built a strong live following and recently released their second album ‘Mirrorland’ (Sony Music). Please find further information HERE.Alice Cooper, the architect of shock-rock, returns to New Zealand later... Read more
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Variety
Universal Music Names Adam Granite EVP of Market DevelopmentUniversal Music Group announced on Tuesday that Adam Granite has been appointed
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
Universal Music Group announced on Tuesday that Adam Granite has been appointed Executive Vice President, Market Development, reporting to chairman/CEO Lucian Grainge. Granite’s appointment is effective September 1, 2017 and he will be based in... Read more
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asianage
That’s You! — a fun party gameDuring their E3 pre-show, Sony revealed PlayLink, a collection of quirky and li
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
During their E3 pre-show, Sony revealed PlayLink, a collection of quirky and light-hearted party games focused on having a good time with friends and family. Like other games of this kind, PlayLink requires a group of people to connect a smartphone... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US judge rejects class actions over Internet music pricesdiscs cannot pursue their claims in class actions. U.S. District Judge Loretta
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
discs cannot pursue their claims in class actions. U.S. District Judge Loretta Preska's 89-page decision is a victory for Sony Corp , Vivendi SA's Universal Music Group, Warner Music Group and various affiliates in the 11-year-old lawsuit, which... Read more
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Market Watch
Cable TV expected to lose more than a million subscribers in latest quartervideo programming distributors. These include AT&T’s DirecTV Now, Dish’s Sling
Market Watch / Posted 2 days ago
video programming distributors. These include AT&T’s DirecTV Now, Dish’s Sling TV and the PlayStation Vue platform from Sony Corp. SNE, +0.57% Jayant expects this new space could have added 250,000 subscribers in the quarter. “However, the full... Read more
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Gamasutra
The Art & Business of Making GamesFrancisco with offices in Seoul, Korea. The nWay team is comprised of leading d
Gamasutra / Posted 2 days ago
Francisco with offices in Seoul, Korea. The nWay team is comprised of leading developers and executives from companies like Sony, Electronic Arts, LucasArts, Kabam, Nexon and NCSoft. They have collectively contributed to over a dozen hit mobile,... Read more
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Billboard
Universal Music Hires Sony Veteran Adam Granite to EVP, Market DevelopmentUniversal Music Group has appointed global industry veteran Adam Granite to exe
Billboard / Posted 2 days ago
Universal Music Group has appointed global industry veteran Adam Granite to executive vice president of market development. In his new role, which begins Sept. 1, based in London, Granite will work on enhancing commercial opportunities for UMG... Read more
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Variety
Legion M Transforms the Face of Media Start-UpsChicken,” “Supermansion”), Neon’s Tim League, president of Legendary Digital Ne
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
Chicken,” “Supermansion”), Neon’s Tim League, president of Legendary Digital Networks Adam Rymer and head of comedy TV at Sony Scott Landsman. Scanlan and Annison are in contact with the Legion M community every day through Facebook and other... Read more
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Variety
‘Wise Hassan’ Wins Top Prize at Jerusalem Film Festival’s 12th Pitch Point Eventyoung man as he discovers the margins of life in Tel Aviv. The Pitch Point jur
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
young man as he discovers the margins of life in Tel Aviv. The Pitch Point jury included Dylan Leiner, executive VP of Sony Pictures Classics, Michal Steinberg, executive VP of business affairs for Entertainment One’s film group, Mike... Read more
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The Register
Me-ow! Ruski tech titan Yandex open-sources ML library CatBoostits first machine learning library, CatBoost. Many big-name tech companies inc
The Register / Posted 2 days ago
its first machine learning library, CatBoost. Many big-name tech companies including Google, Facebook, Microsoft and even Sony already offer machine learning frameworks. These tend to focus on neural networks, computer systems modelled on the... Read more
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Business Wire
Sony Mobile Backs the Advancement of MulteFire for Industrial IoT and M2M CommunicationsIoT settings and M2M communications is more important than ever,” said Izumu Ka
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
IoT settings and M2M communications is more important than ever,” said Izumu Kawanishi, the Executive Vice President for Sony Mobile’s Product Business Group. “We recognize that industry collaboration through member-driven groups like the... Read more
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Billboard
Three Six Zero's Amy Wheatley Appointed GM of Ministry Of SoundRecordings, reporting to managing director Dipesh Parmar and label president Da
Billboard / Posted 3 days ago
Recordings, reporting to managing director Dipesh Parmar and label president David Dollimore. Prior to joining Three Zero Group, Wheatley began her career at Sony, working her way up from production assistant to marketing manager for the U.K. arm... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Locally Made Smart TVs Boom in the Markettechnologies before they are outdated. Watching TV is one of life's simple del
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
technologies before they are outdated. Watching TV is one of life's simple delights for many including Sintayehu. Having a group of friends, neighbours and loved ones over to watch the best show on an ultra slim TV is becoming an apparent trend in... Read more
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cmt.com
Mitchell Tenpenny Takes His Turn Center Stagehe spent many days in the office of his grandmother, the late Donna Hilley, a m
cmt.com / Posted 3 days ago
he spent many days in the office of his grandmother, the late Donna Hilley, a music publishing legend who was president of Sony/ATV Publishing. It was there that Tenpenny discovered his first love: songwriting. “I remember the day I wanted to be... Read more
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Billboard
Believe CEO Denies Reports Of Sony Buy-OutDenis Ladegaillerie, CEO of French distribution and label services company Beli
Billboard / Posted 3 days ago
Denis Ladegaillerie, CEO of French distribution and label services company Believe Group, has denied reports that the business is about to be acquired by Sony Music. News about the deal first surfaced in Nikkei Asian Review on Saturday when the... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Sony Pictures Loses Key Co-Financing Partner LStar CapitalSony says the decision to end the partnership was mutual. Sony Pictures Entert
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
Sony says the decision to end the partnership was mutual. Sony Pictures Entertainment is losing key financing partner, LStar Capital. LStar struck a $200 million slate financing deal with Sony in 2014, when former Sony vice chairman Amy Pascal was... Read more
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Variety
Sony Pictures Loses Financing Partner Lone Star Capital“Hotel Transylvania 3.” Some of these films, such as “Flatliners” and “The Sta
Variety / Posted 3 days ago
“Hotel Transylvania 3.” Some of these films, such as “Flatliners” and “The Star” have co-financing partners lined up — a group of partners that includes Cross Creek and Walden. The Lone Star deal was not a profitable one for the financier and... Read more
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Billboard
Billboard's 2017 Top Music Lawyers Revealed, Led By Joel KatzBaidu, and to Russia for United Music Agency, with whom he negotiated an agreem
Billboard / Posted 3 days ago
Baidu, and to Russia for United Music Agency, with whom he negotiated an agreement to license music from Universal Music Group (UMG), Warner Music Group and Sony Music Entertainment. In January, he traveled to Gabon, where his client, the... Read more
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Billboard
The Leading Music Law Schools of 2017account of his career in an interview with Cardozo alumna Julie Swidler, execut
Billboard / Posted 3 days ago
account of his career in an interview with Cardozo alumna Julie Swidler, executive vp business affairs/general counsel at Sony Music Entertainment. Alumni: Jason Boyarski, partner, Boyarski Fritz; John LaBarre, senior counsel, Google Brooklyn... Read more
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Daily Mail
Luxury goods 'funding Kim Jong-un's nuclear weapons'claim the goods they found in North Korea are linked to traders in the island n
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
claim the goods they found in North Korea are linked to traders in the island nation Premium electronics brands such as Sony, Panasonic, Yamaha and Seiko were also found on sale. There is no indication any of these brands sold directly into the... Read more
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Variety
42West Hires Former Disney Exec Joe Quenqua as Managing Directorand consumer campaigns for clients such as Amazon Studios, Netflix, HBO, The Wa
Variety / Posted 3 days ago
and consumer campaigns for clients such as Amazon Studios, Netflix, HBO, The Walt Disney Company, Viacom, NBC/Universal, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Conde Nast Entertainment, Discovery Communications, Broad Green, Relativity Media, and many... Read more
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Billboard
Sony Music Inks Deal With Virtual Reality App MelodyVRSony Music is the latest label group to enter into a licensing agreement with v
Billboard / Posted 3 days ago
Sony Music is the latest label group to enter into a licensing agreement with virtual reality startup MelodyVR. Under the terms of the deal, announced Monday, MelodyVR receives the right to produce and distribute VR content by Sony's roster of... Read more
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Macworld
That's You! is a charming PlayStation 4 game you can play with your iPhonethat can entertain and enrapture you just as strongly as a console video game—o
Macworld / Posted 4 days ago
that can entertain and enrapture you just as strongly as a console video game—often at a fraction of the cost, as well. But Sony is doing something interesting with its new PlayLink initiative, bridging the gap between phone and TV experiences in... Read more
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Variety
Comic-Con 2017: The Ultimate Party Guide19 Thursday, July 20 Adult Swim on the Green — Convention Way & 5th Ave Pier,
Variety / Posted 4 days ago
19 Thursday, July 20 Adult Swim on the Green — Convention Way & 5th Ave Pier, 1 p.m. The Dixie Pig presented by IGN and Sony Pictures — The Tipsy Crow, 8 p.m. Fandango Kickoff Party, featuring a performance by Elle King — Omnia, 8 p.m. Fandom... Read more
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asianage
Premier Futsal kicks off todaysaid the winner of the former Ballon d’Or and the 2002 FIFA World Cup. Rajesh
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
said the winner of the former Ballon d’Or and the 2002 FIFA World Cup. Rajesh Kabra and Hemant Kabra, promoters, RR KABEL Group, are Mumbai 5’s team owners of the league. “Premier Futsal has seen significant traction in its first edition and has... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Sony's mid-range wonder now hereAFTER making waves at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona in February, the S
Manila Standard Today / Posted 6 days ago
AFTER making waves at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona in February, the Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra finally lands in stores nationwide. Sporting a sleek borderless design and performance driven specs, Sony’s brand new XA1 Ultra sets the bar high for... Read more
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CNET
5 ways 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' reveals Marvel's movie future"Spider-Man: Homecoming" may be a joint effort between Disney's Marvel Studios
CNET / Posted 6 days ago
"Spider-Man: Homecoming" may be a joint effort between Disney's Marvel Studios and Sony Pictures, but it's as tightly wrapped into the Marvel Cinematic Universe as any of the other films. The movie is chock-full of hints that set up the next several... Read more
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metro
Louis Tomlinson bags himself a solo contract with Epic Recordssolo record deal. As he gears up to release more new music, he’s just signed o
metro / Posted 6 days ago
solo record deal. As he gears up to release more new music, he’s just signed on the dotted line with Epic Records, part of Sony Music. Louis is set to release single Back To You, which features Bebe Rexha and Digital Farm Animals, on July 21, so... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Louis Tomlinson signs solo contract with Epic RecordsDirection star Louis Tomlinson has signed a solo record deal. The singer has j
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Direction star Louis Tomlinson has signed a solo record deal. The singer has joined Epic Records, which is part of Sony Music, and the label announced the signing by tweeting: “We’re thrilled to welcome @Louis_Tomlinson to the Epic... Read more
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