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Hip-Hop Wired
Roc Nation Nashville Announces Deal With Warner/Chappel & Jesse Frasurewho was most recently Senior Director of A&R, will split his time between Rhyth
Roc Nation Nashville Announces Deal With Warner/Chappel & Jesse Frasure
Hip-Hop Wired / Posted 4 hours ago
who was most recently Senior Director of A&R, will split his time between Rhythm House and WCM. Prior to WCM, he was with Universal Music Group and Jody Williams Music. Hill is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State University. Frasure said in a... Read more
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Billboard
Nashville Notes: Dan + Shay to Heat Up ABC Ice Skating Special; FGL's New Album Detailspromotion. He leaves a post as CBS Radio/Sacramento (Calif.) vp programming, wh
Nashville Notes: Dan + Shay to Heat Up ABC Ice Skating Special; FGL's New Album Details
Billboard / Posted 14 hours ago
promotion. He leaves a post as CBS Radio/Sacramento (Calif.) vp programming, where he was also PD for country KNCI … Universal Music Group Nashville hired Gary Keffer as director of strategic marketing. He was previously Remington Arms... Read more
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Mashable
Google Search now displays song lyricsmore it’s viewed, the more publishers get paid," Ballantyne said. LyricFind, a
Google Search now displays song lyrics
Mashable / Posted 20 hours ago
more it’s viewed, the more publishers get paid," Ballantyne said. LyricFind, a Toronto-based company, licenses lyrics from "all the major" publishers, including Universal Music Publishing Group, Sony/ATV, Warner/Chappell Music Publishing and Kob... Read more
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Daily Mail
Adios, Three Amigos: Obama heads to last summit with Canada, Mexicoto the United States, David MacNaughton, IBM president Dino Trevisani, and Jeff
Adios, Three Amigos: Obama heads to last summit with Canada, Mexico
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
to the United States, David MacNaughton, IBM president Dino Trevisani, and Jeffrey Remedios, president and CEO of Universal Music Canada. The President and fellow guests Guests dined on Nova Scotia scallops, B.C. prawn and West Coast... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Official dinner for Mexican president to include celebrities, prominent business figures as gueststo the United States, David MacNaughton, IBM president Dino Trevisani, and Jeff
Official dinner for Mexican president to include celebrities, prominent business figures as guests
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
to the United States, David MacNaughton, IBM president Dino Trevisani, and Jeffrey Remedios, president and CEO of Universal Music Canada. Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne and Toronto Mayor John Tory, along with eight cabinet ministers and... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
It's brother and sister against brother and sister in bitter fight over control of Frank Zappa's legacythe dada-esque debut double album from Zappa and his band, the Mothers of Inven
It's brother and sister against brother and sister in bitter fight over control of Frank Zappa's legacy
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
the dada-esque debut double album from Zappa and his band, the Mothers of Invention. A recent deal negotiated by Ahmet with Universal Music has set in motion an extensive reissue campaign enabling a regular flow of Zappa reissues and unreleased... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Pengilly’s TV push for better visiongot my eyes checked’,” Pengilly said.media_cameraINXS members Kirk Pengilly, Jo
Pengilly’s TV push for better vision
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
got my eyes checked’,” Pengilly said.media_cameraINXS members Kirk Pengilly, Jon Farris, Andrew Farris and Tim Farris at Universal Music Woolloomooloo. Picture Craig Greenhill However, he won’t be auctioning off any of his famous specs for the... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Free and easy listeningparent company, does not break out YouTube’s results but it is widely reckoned
Free and easy listening
Namibia Economist / Posted yesterday
parent company, does not break out YouTube’s results but it is widely reckoned to make a loss.) Three big record labels—Universal Music Group, Warner Music and Sony Music Entertainment—are negotiating new deals with YouTube that they hope will... Read more
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Computer World Australia
IT Leaders: David VeredWhen David Vered spoke to David Gee he was infrastructure manager at Universal
IT Leaders: David Vered
Computer World Australia / Posted 2 days ago
When David Vered spoke to David Gee he was infrastructure manager at Universal Music Australia; Vered has since moved to the UK where he’s taken on a cloud consultant role as part of his career pathway. David, in your most recent role as the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Inside the tropical hideway where hits are made(Dua Lipa, Bebe Rexha) return to the studio where they work until after midnigh
Inside the tropical hideway where hits are made
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
(Dua Lipa, Bebe Rexha) return to the studio where they work until after midnight. Mike Taylor, managing director of Universal Music Australia and Peter Coquillard, from music management company Milk and Honey started the BSI seven years ago.... Read more
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The Age
Inside the tropical hideway where hits are made(aka Taylor Parks) at the Swarapadi Villa and Recording Studio. Photo: Gusde Ha
Inside the tropical hideway where hits are made
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
(aka Taylor Parks) at the Swarapadi Villa and Recording Studio. Photo: Gusde Harmonice Mike Taylor, managing director of Universal Music Australia and Peter Coquillard, from music management company Milk and Honey started the BSI seven years ago.... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Inside the tropical hideway where hits are made(aka Taylor Parks) at the Swarapadi Villa and Recording Studio. Photo: Gusde Ha
Inside the tropical hideway where hits are made
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
(aka Taylor Parks) at the Swarapadi Villa and Recording Studio. Photo: Gusde Harmonice Mike Taylor, managing director of Universal Music Australia and Peter Coquillard, from music management company Milk and Honey started the BSI seven years ago.... Read more
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WA Today
Inside the tropical hideway where hits are made(Dua Lipa, Bebe Rexha) return to the studio where they work until after midnigh
Inside the tropical hideway where hits are made
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
(Dua Lipa, Bebe Rexha) return to the studio where they work until after midnight. Mike Taylor, managing director of Universal Music Australia and Peter Coquillard, from music management company Milk and Honey started the BSI seven years ago.... Read more
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Billboard
Beyonce's 'Formation' Music Video Wins Grand Prix at Inaugural Cannes Lions Entertainment for Music AwardsRock in Rio; Omar Johnson, chief marketing officer of Beats By Dre; Olivier Rob
Beyonce's 'Formation' Music Video Wins Grand Prix at Inaugural Cannes Lions Entertainment for Music Awards
Billboard / Posted 4 days ago
Rock in Rio; Omar Johnson, chief marketing officer of Beats By Dre; Olivier Robert-Murphy, global head of new Business, Universal Music Group; Prasoon Joshi, chairman of McCann Worldgroup Asia Pacific; Toshihide Kimura, creative director of... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Cannes Lions: Vivendi Execs Talk Brexit, Paddington Franchisereshapes the former telecoms company into a media giant. Bollore’s big tag line
Cannes Lions: Vivendi Execs Talk Brexit, Paddington Franchise
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
reshapes the former telecoms company into a media giant. Bollore’s big tag line has been synergy as he tries to make Universal Music Group, Studiocanal and YouTube competitor DailyMotion work together and Boyer’s presentation focused on how... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
The Zappas go to warthe dada-esque debut double album from Zappa and his band, the Mothers of Inven
The Zappas go to war
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
the dada-esque debut double album from Zappa and his band, the Mothers of Invention. A recent deal negotiated by Ahmet with Universal Music has set in motion an extensive reissue campaign enabling a regular flow of Zappa reissues and unreleased... Read more
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Billboard
U.K. Votes to Leave European Union: Music Biz Reactsand culturally disastrous -- for all of us," claimed a joint letter signed by B
U.K. Votes to Leave European Union: Music Biz Reacts
Billboard / Posted 4 days ago
and culturally disastrous -- for all of us," claimed a joint letter signed by Beggars Group founder Martin Mills and Universal Music U.K. chairman and Chief Executive David Joseph that was circulated in the days prior to the national... Read more
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Billboard
Executive Turntable: Moves at iHeartMedia, Republic, UMG Nashville & Morewho have been promoted to Agent in CAA’s Music department, will now be working
Executive Turntable: Moves at iHeartMedia, Republic, UMG Nashville & More
Billboard / Posted 5 days ago
who have been promoted to Agent in CAA’s Music department, will now be working in Nashville. -- Gary Keffer has joined Universal Music Group Nashville as Director of Strategic Marketing, where he will help facilitate artist and brand... Read more
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Variety
20th Century Fox TV Taps Jeremy Summers as EVP of Musicto those positions, Summers was EVP, Chief Marketing Officer for Interscope Rec
20th Century Fox TV Taps Jeremy Summers as EVP of Music
Variety / Posted 5 days ago
to those positions, Summers was EVP, Chief Marketing Officer for Interscope Records and oversaw all creative functions for Universal Music Canada as Senior Vice-President, Marketing. Summers also sits on the advisory board of MusicUnites, the... Read more
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Billboard
Billboard's 2016 Digital Power Players List: The Industry Leaders Shaping the Gameexpect in a stand-alone subscription service," says the New Jersey native and f
Billboard's 2016 Digital Power Players List: The Industry Leaders Shaping the Game
Billboard / Posted 5 days ago
expect in a stand-alone subscription service," says the New Jersey native and father of three. After a streaming deal with Universal Music Group in fall 2015, Amazon added The Beatles to its offerings, which have become a popular draw for users.... Read more
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Business Wire
More Than 200 Million Users Have Come to Flipagram to Create Nearly Half a Billion Flipagram Video Stories, the Company Announces at VidConaction. Flipagram is fully licensed to allow music use in its videos via agreem
More Than 200 Million Users Have Come to Flipagram to Create Nearly Half a Billion Flipagram Video Stories, the Company Announces at VidCon
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
action. Flipagram is fully licensed to allow music use in its videos via agreements with top record companies including Universal Music Group, Sony Music Entertainment, Warner Music, Merlin and The Orchard—and music publishers, including... Read more
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ITV.com
EU Referendumbehind some of Britain's biggest artists such as Radiohead and Adele have warne
EU Referendum
ITV.com / Posted 6 days ago
behind some of Britain's biggest artists such as Radiohead and Adele have warned that Brexit would be "disastrous". Universal Music and Beggars Group, which together represent the likes of Sir Paul McCartney and Dizzee Rascal, have written... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Spotify's Top 10 most streamed tracksGalantis, "No Money" (WEA International Inc.) 6. Kungs,Cookin' On 3 Burners, "
Spotify's Top 10 most streamed tracks
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 6 days ago
Galantis, "No Money" (WEA International Inc.) 6. Kungs,Cookin' On 3 Burners, "This Girl (Kungs Vs. Cookin' On 3 Burners)" (Universal Music France) 7. Cheat Codes,Kris Kross Amsterdam, "Sex" (Casablanca Records) 8. Desiigner, "Panda" (Def Jam... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The cofounder of The Pirate Bay is suing the same record labels that sued himhave faced their fair share of fire, and now one of them is returning it. Just
The cofounder of The Pirate Bay is suing the same record labels that sued him
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
have faced their fair share of fire, and now one of them is returning it. Just days ago, Sony Music Entertainment, Universal Music, Warner Music, and EMI won a case they brought against Sunde, who was ordered to pay $395,000. He must also... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The cofounder of The Pirate Bay is suing the same record labels that sued himhave faced their fair share of fire, and now one of them is returning it. Just
The cofounder of The Pirate Bay is suing the same record labels that sued him
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
have faced their fair share of fire, and now one of them is returning it. Just days ago, Sony Music Entertainment, Universal Music, Warner Music, and EMI won a case they brought against Sunde, who was ordered to pay $395,000. He must also... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
The cofounder of The Pirate Bay is suing the same record labels that sued himhave faced their fair share of fire, and now one of them is returning it. Just
The cofounder of The Pirate Bay is suing the same record labels that sued him
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
have faced their fair share of fire, and now one of them is returning it. Just days ago, Sony Music Entertainment, Universal Music, Warner Music, and EMI won a case they brought against Sunde, who was ordered to pay $395,000. He must also... Read more
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Billboard
Drake, The Weeknd, Alessia Cara Among Honorees at 2016 SOCAN AwardsRoth Sony ATV Tunes “Afternoons & Coffeespoons” “Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm”Performed b
Drake, The Weeknd, Alessia Cara Among Honorees at 2016 SOCAN Awards
Billboard / Posted 6 days ago
Roth Sony ATV Tunes “Afternoons & Coffeespoons” “Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm”Performed by Crash Test DummiesBrad Roberts Universal Music Publishing Canada “Something Big”Performed by Shawn MendesShawn Mendes Scott Friedman (BMI) Ido Zmishlany... Read more
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International Business Times
Pirate Bay co-founder to hit back at record labels with lawsuit for defamation by the Helsinki District Court to pay $395,000 (£269,409) to record labels such
Pirate Bay co-founder to hit back at record labels with lawsuit for defamation
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
by the Helsinki District Court to pay $395,000 (£269,409) to record labels such as Sony Music Entertainment Finland, Universal Music, Warner Music and EMI Finland. The record labels had filed a lawsuit against Sunde claiming music by 60... Read more
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The Star
Spilling the beans on reality singing contestsgrowth in the competition," she says. Lee has since parlayed her singing-conte
Spilling the beans on reality singing contests
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
growth in the competition," she says. Lee has since parlayed her singing-contest experience into a record deal with Universal Music Hong Kong. On her decision to release a Cantonese album when all eyes are on the huge China Mandopop market,... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Spotify's Top 10 most streamed tracksGalantis, "No Money" (WEA International Inc.) 6. Kungs,Cookin' On 3 Burners, "
Spotify's Top 10 most streamed tracks
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 7 days ago
Galantis, "No Money" (WEA International Inc.) 6. Kungs,Cookin' On 3 Burners, "This Girl (Kungs Vs. Cookin' On 3 Burners)" (Universal Music France) 7. Cheat Codes,Kris Kross Amsterdam, "Sex" (Casablanca Records) 8. Desiigner, "Panda" (Def Jam... Read more
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Langley Times
Langley musician seeks votes in Boots and Hearts competitionbe able to perform in front of thousands of country music fans. The winner of
Langley musician seeks votes in Boots and Hearts competition
Langley Times / Posted 7 days ago
be able to perform in front of thousands of country music fans. The winner of the contest will also receive a release from Universal Music Canada and a free trip to Nashville, Tenn. for a photo shoot and media training. Sharity is the only... Read more
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Billboard
To Brexit, or Not to Brexit: For the British Music Industry, There's Little Questionsocially and culturally disastrous -- for all of us," reads a joint letter from
To Brexit, or Not to Brexit: For the British Music Industry, There's Little Question
Billboard / Posted 7 days ago
socially and culturally disastrous -- for all of us," reads a joint letter from Beggars Group founder Martin Mills and Universal Music U.K. chairman and Chief Executive David Joseph, urging staff and colleagues to vote for staying in the... Read more
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Variety
Troye Sivan: Pop Star, Vlogger, Actor and Activist Makes Global Connectionswith “Make America Gay Again,” lampooning Donald Trump’s campaign slogan. Now,
Troye Sivan: Pop Star, Vlogger, Actor and Activist Makes Global Connections
Variety / Posted 7 days ago
with “Make America Gay Again,” lampooning Donald Trump’s campaign slogan. Now, having landed record contracts with Universal Music Group’s Capitol Records in the U.S. and EMI Music Australia, Sivan has topped 4 million YouTube followers... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
Greedy artists including Taylor Swift demand DMCA reform as part of attack on YouTubematerial but for artists and music companies to file a DMCA takedown request.
Greedy artists including Taylor Swift demand DMCA reform as part of attack on YouTube
SiliconANGLE / Posted 8 days ago
material but for artists and music companies to file a DMCA takedown request. A letter signed by the artists, along with Universal Music, Sony Music and Warner Music, is currently being used in an ad campaign being run in publications including... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Vevo Ramps Up Indie Music Program for Emerging Artistsupdated smartphone app to original video productions financed by the company, w
Vevo Ramps Up Indie Music Program for Emerging Artists
Houston Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
updated smartphone app to original video productions financed by the company, which was born from a collaboration between Universal Music Group and Sony Music Entertainment. “We’re working in a way that allows us to service both the artist and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Vevo Ramps Up Indie Music Program for Emerging Artistsupdated smartphone app to original video productions financed by the company, w
Vevo Ramps Up Indie Music Program for Emerging Artists
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
updated smartphone app to original video productions financed by the company, which was born from a collaboration between Universal Music Group and Sony Music Entertainment. “We’re working in a way that allows us to service both the artist and... Read more
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Billboard
Taylor Swift, Paul McCartney Among 180 Artists Signing Petition For Digital Copyright Reformin which most of the music business agrees on something. The major labels are
Taylor Swift, Paul McCartney Among 180 Artists Signing Petition For Digital Copyright Reform
Billboard / Posted 8 days ago
in which most of the music business agrees on something. The major labels are now negotiating new deals with YouTube -- Universal Music Group’s contract has already expired, although the companies continue to do business on an ongoing basis. At... Read more
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Variety
Studiocanal Acquires Paddington Bear Brand, Plans Third Paddington Moviecurrently in talks to acquire other European brands. With its tentacles stretc
Studiocanal Acquires Paddington Bear Brand, Plans Third Paddington Movie
Variety / Posted 8 days ago
currently in talks to acquire other European brands. With its tentacles stretching into live shows and concerts, via the Universal Music Group, Vivendi is also in the process of acquiring French mobile phone game company Gameloft, which makes it... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Thirdstory stops by the Morning showsublime take on Sam Smith’s “I’m Not The Only One,” that propelled Thirdstory t
Thirdstory stops by the Morning show
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 11 days ago
sublime take on Sam Smith’s “I’m Not The Only One,” that propelled Thirdstory to snag a record deal with Verve Records, a Universal Music Group subsidiary. When it came time to write songs for their debut album, the trio quickly realized it was... Read more
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Reality TV World
Julianne Hough, 'Dancing with the Stars' -- Reality TV Girl Sexy Social Pic of the DayBegan dancing competitively at age 9 and trained at the Italia Conti Academy of
Julianne Hough, 'Dancing with the Stars' -- Reality TV Girl Sexy Social Pic of the Day
Reality TV World / Posted 11 days ago
Began dancing competitively at age 9 and trained at the Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts - Had a lead acting role in the 2011 film remake of Footloose - Had signed with Universal Music Group Nashville's Mercury Nashville record l... Read more
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Billboard
Pirate Bay Co-Founder Told to Pay Labels $395,000; 'Bullying Is the New Black,' He Respondsnotorious file-sharing site The Pirate Bay to pay $395,000 to several record la
Pirate Bay Co-Founder Told to Pay Labels $395,000; 'Bullying Is the New Black,' He Responds
Billboard / Posted 12 days ago
notorious file-sharing site The Pirate Bay to pay $395,000 to several record labels. The Finnish divisions of Sony Music, Universal Music, Warner Music and EMI had sued Peter Sunde, accusing Pirate Bay of illegally sharing the music of 60 of their... Read more
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International Business Times
Pirate Bay co-founder Peter Sunde ordered by Finnish court to pay $395,000 to record labels by the Finnish artists was shared illegally on his website. Major record labels
Pirate Bay co-founder Peter Sunde ordered by Finnish court to pay $395,000 to record labels
International Business Times / Posted 12 days ago
by the Finnish artists was shared illegally on his website. Major record labels such as Sony Music Entertainment Finland, Universal Music, Warner Music and EMI Finland filed a lawsuit against Sunde claiming music by 60 Finnish artists had been... Read more
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The Local
'Sweden gives artists the space to follow their dreams'in the Swedish music industry. Maria is CEO of Capitol Records, a massively suc
'Sweden gives artists the space to follow their dreams'
The Local / Posted 13 days ago
in the Swedish music industry. Maria is CEO of Capitol Records, a massively successful record label which is part of Universal Music in Sweden. The journey has been a long but enjoyable one. “After less than a year working at that first... Read more
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News.com.au
Paris Attacks: Victims identifiedmusic brought her to the Bataclan concert hall where she died. From the French
Paris Attacks: Victims identified
News.com.au / Posted 13 days ago
music brought her to the Bataclan concert hall where she died. From the French city of Nancy, Mosser worked for the label Universal Music, according to the “20 minutes” news website. Mosser’s Twitter profile said she worked in communication and... Read more
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Perth Now
The precious lives lost in Parismusic brought her to the Bataclan concert hall where she died. From the French
The precious lives lost in Paris
Perth Now / Posted 13 days ago
music brought her to the Bataclan concert hall where she died. From the French city of Nancy, Mosser worked for the label Universal Music, according to the “20 minutes” news website. Mosser’s Twitter profile said she worked in communication and... Read more
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The Star
A Chance not to be missedwhich will be held at the Phileo Damansara II building in Petaling Jaya from 2.
A Chance not to be missed
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
which will be held at the Phileo Damansara II building in Petaling Jaya from 2.15pm to 4pm. Thanks to a collaboration with Universal Music Malaysia, there will be an intimate Q&A session before winners get to see Chance perform live, followed by a... Read more
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Billboard
Alx Veliz Premeres 'Dancing Kizomba' Remix Featuring Don Omarthis exciting collaboration with Alx Veliz. Another musical production I am abl
Alx Veliz Premeres 'Dancing Kizomba' Remix Featuring Don Omar
Billboard / Posted 13 days ago
this exciting collaboration with Alx Veliz. Another musical production I am able to join thanks to my colleagues and label Universal Music Latin Entertainment ... Hope you enjoy it and be on the lookout for more new music." A&X, Production Duo... Read more
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Billboard
Executive Turntable: Appointments at Pandora, Genius, ASCAP & Morehimself, Munguía has assisted producers and engineers such as Quincy Jones, Jim
Executive Turntable: Appointments at Pandora, Genius, ASCAP & More
Billboard / Posted 13 days ago
himself, Munguía has assisted producers and engineers such as Quincy Jones, Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis and David Foster. -- Universal Music Publishing Group (UMG) has appointed Ana Rosa Santiago to a new role of VP of Latin music. She previously... Read more
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Western Weekender
Lexi sings up a stormof ‘The Voice Australia’ airs live on Channel Nine this Sunday night at 7pm To
Lexi sings up a storm
Western Weekender / Posted 14 days ago
of ‘The Voice Australia’ airs live on Channel Nine this Sunday night at 7pm To keep Lexi in the competition to win a Universal Music contract, $100,000 in cash and a brand new Mazda 3, call 1902 558 051 and press 12. Alternatively, you can... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Twitter Drops $70 Million Into SoundCloudSpotify, Google Play Music, Apple Music, Tidal and others. It has licensing dea
Twitter Drops $70 Million Into SoundCloud
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
Spotify, Google Play Music, Apple Music, Tidal and others. It has licensing deals with Sony Music, Warner Music Group and Universal Music Group. Last week, Twitter named Ross Hoffman its new vice president of global media. “This year we’re... Read more
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