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WA Today
Warner Music's $20m Happy Birthday copyright settlementWarner Music had claimed it owned the rights to the famous song. Now it has to
Warner Music's $20m Happy Birthday copyright settlement
WA Today / Posted an hour ago
Warner Music had claimed it owned the rights to the famous song. Now it has to pay back thousands of people and organisations who had paid copyright fees. Photo: Fairfax In a coda to one of the most notable music copyright lawsuits in years, Warner... Read more
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Canberra Times
Happy Birthday to You and everyone else: US judge rules song belongs to the worldHappy Birthday To You is sung millions — perhaps billions — of times every year
Happy Birthday to You and everyone else: US judge rules song belongs to the world
Canberra Times / Posted 3 hours ago
Happy Birthday To You is sung millions — perhaps billions — of times every year. Photo: Fairfax No matter your birthday, you just got a gift. A US judge has ruled that Happy Birthday to You does not belong to the mega music corporation that has... Read more
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Canberra Times
Warner Music's $20m Happy Birthday copyright settlementWarner Music had claimed it owned the rights to the famous song. Now it has to
Warner Music's $20m Happy Birthday copyright settlement
Canberra Times / Posted 3 hours ago
Warner Music had claimed it owned the rights to the famous song. Now it has to pay back thousands of people and organisations who had paid copyright fees. Photo: Fairfax In a coda to one of the most notable music copyright lawsuits in years, Warner... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Warner Music's $20m Happy Birthday copyright settlementWarner Music had claimed it owned the rights to the famous song. Now it has to
Warner Music's $20m Happy Birthday copyright settlement
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 hours ago
Warner Music had claimed it owned the rights to the famous song. Now it has to pay back thousands of people and organisations who had paid copyright fees. Photo: Fairfax In a coda to one of the most notable music copyright lawsuits in years, Warner... Read more
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The Age
Warner Music's $20m Happy Birthday copyright settlementWarner Music had claimed it owned the rights to the famous song. Now it has to
Warner Music's $20m Happy Birthday copyright settlement
The Age / Posted 3 hours ago
Warner Music had claimed it owned the rights to the famous song. Now it has to pay back thousands of people and organisations who had paid copyright fees. Photo: Fairfax In a coda to one of the most notable music copyright lawsuits in years, Warner... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Warner Music's $20m Happy Birthday copyright settlementWarner Music had claimed it owned the rights to the famous song. Now it has to
Warner Music's $20m Happy Birthday copyright settlement
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
Warner Music had claimed it owned the rights to the famous song. Now it has to pay back thousands of people and organisations who had paid copyright fees. Photo: Fairfax In a coda to one of the most notable music copyright lawsuits in years, Warner... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Tentative settlement puts 'Happy Birthday' song in public domainLOS ANGELES -- Warner Music Group and others who fought to hold the copyright o
Tentative settlement puts 'Happy Birthday' song in public domain
The Fremont Argus / Posted 5 hours ago
LOS ANGELES -- Warner Music Group and others who fought to hold the copyright on "Happy Birthday to You" have given up their claims to the popular song, according to the terms of a proposed settlement deal that signals the end of a contentious... Read more
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5h
The Daily Review
Tentative settlement puts 'Happy Birthday' song in public domainLOS ANGELES -- Warner Music Group and others who fought to hold the copyright o
Tentative settlement puts 'Happy Birthday' song in public domain
The Daily Review / Posted 5 hours ago
LOS ANGELES -- Warner Music Group and others who fought to hold the copyright on "Happy Birthday to You" have given up their claims to the popular song, according to the terms of a proposed settlement deal that signals the end of a contentious... Read more
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6h
Oakland Tribune
Tentative settlement puts 'Happy Birthday' song in public domainLOS ANGELES -- Warner Music Group and others who fought to hold the copyright o
Tentative settlement puts 'Happy Birthday' song in public domain
Oakland Tribune / Posted 6 hours ago
LOS ANGELES -- Warner Music Group and others who fought to hold the copyright on "Happy Birthday to You" have given up their claims to the popular song, according to the terms of a proposed settlement deal that signals the end of a contentious... Read more
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6h
Mashable
'Happy Birthday' song may soon be free to use after tentative settlementWhat's This?Senior Vice President, Publishing Director & Chief Revenue Officer
'Happy Birthday' song may soon be free to use after tentative settlement
Mashable / Posted 6 hours ago
What's This?Senior Vice President, Publishing Director & Chief Revenue Officer of The Cosmopolitan Group Donna Kalajian Lagani, Editor in Chief of Cosmopolitan Joanna Coles, and TV personalities Kourtney and Kim Kardashian blow out candles on a... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Warner to Pay $14 Million Settlement in 'Happy Birthday' LawsuitFinally bringing the fight to an end, Warner Music Group will officially give u
Warner to Pay $14 Million Settlement in 'Happy Birthday' Lawsuit
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 hours ago
Finally bringing the fight to an end, Warner Music Group will officially give up its rights to the most recognized song in the English language -- “Happy Birthday to You.” Ending the legal dispute that began in 2013, the company will pay a $14... Read more
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7h
Stamford Advocate
Warner to Pay $14 Million Settlement in 'Happy Birthday' LawsuitFinally bringing the fight to an end, Warner Music Group will officially give u
Warner to Pay $14 Million Settlement in 'Happy Birthday' Lawsuit
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 hours ago
Finally bringing the fight to an end, Warner Music Group will officially give up its rights to the most recognized song in the English language -- “Happy Birthday to You.” Ending the legal dispute that began in 2013, the company will pay a $14... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Warner to Pay $14 Million Settlement in 'Happy Birthday' LawsuitFinally bringing the fight to an end, Warner Music Group will officially give u
Warner to Pay $14 Million Settlement in 'Happy Birthday' Lawsuit
Greenwich Time / Posted 8 hours ago
Finally bringing the fight to an end, Warner Music Group will officially give up its rights to the most recognized song in the English language -- “Happy Birthday to You.” Ending the legal dispute that began in 2013, the company will pay a $14... Read more
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8h
The News-Times
Warner to Pay $14 Million Settlement in 'Happy Birthday' LawsuitFinally bringing the fight to an end, Warner Music Group will officially give u
Warner to Pay $14 Million Settlement in 'Happy Birthday' Lawsuit
The News-Times / Posted 8 hours ago
Finally bringing the fight to an end, Warner Music Group will officially give up its rights to the most recognized song in the English language -- “Happy Birthday to You.” Ending the legal dispute that began in 2013, the company will pay a $14... Read more
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8h
The Sacramento Bee
Tentative settlement puts 'Happy Birthday' song in public domainLOS ANGELES - Warner Music Group and others who fought to hold the copyright on
Tentative settlement puts 'Happy Birthday' song in public domain
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 hours ago
LOS ANGELES - Warner Music Group and others who fought to hold the copyright on "Happy Birthday to You" have given up their claims to the popular song, according to the terms of a proposed settlement deal that signals the end of a contentious... Read more
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9h
Daily Mail
Warner settles 'Happy Birthday' copyright suit for $14 mln'Happy Birthday To You' will soon be free to use as Warner agrees $14 million s
Warner settles 'Happy Birthday' copyright suit for $14 mln
Daily Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
'Happy Birthday To You' will soon be free to use as Warner agrees $14 million settlement to surrender its rights to the song Group of filmmakers sued Warner/Chappel Music to release rights in 2013 They claim it is so popular it should be free,... Read more
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10h
Otago Daily Times
Warner settles Happy Birthday suitThe copyright to the world's most popular song, Happy Birthday to You, has been
Warner settles Happy Birthday suit
Otago Daily Times / Posted 10 hours ago
The copyright to the world's most popular song, Happy Birthday to You, has been in dispute for decades, but if an agreement by Warner/Chappel Music to pay $US14 million ($NZ21 million) to end a lawsuit over the song is approved by a United States... Read more
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10h
The Washington Times
‘Happy Birthday’ song copyright case settled for $14MWarner Music has offered to pay $14 million in order to settle a high-profile c
‘Happy Birthday’ song copyright case settled for $14M
The Washington Times / Posted 10 hours ago
Warner Music has offered to pay $14 million in order to settle a high-profile copyright case concerning ownership of the song “Happy Birthday to You.” The music company’s publishing subsidiary, Warner/Chappell, said in court documents unsealed this... Read more
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11h
NBC News
U.S. Judge Rules Copyright for 'Happy Birthday' InvalidA U.S. judge on Tuesday ruled that Warner/Chappell Music does not own a valid c
U.S. Judge Rules Copyright for 'Happy Birthday' Invalid
NBC News / Posted 11 hours ago
A U.S. judge on Tuesday ruled that Warner/Chappell Music does not own a valid copyright to one of the world's most recognizable songs, "Happy Birthday to You," a decision that brings the song into the public domain. The highly-anticipated ruling... Read more
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11h
Calgary Sun
Warner settles 'Happy Birthday' copyright suit for $14 mlnNEW YORK - The copyright to the world's most popular song, "Happy Birthday to Y
Warner settles 'Happy Birthday' copyright suit for $14 mln
Calgary Sun / Posted 11 hours ago
NEW YORK - The copyright to the world's most popular song, "Happy Birthday to You," has been in dispute for decades, but if an agreement by Warner/Chappel Music to pay $14 million to end a lawsuit over the song is approved by a U.S. court, it will be... Read more
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11h
Business Insurance
Warner settles 'Happy Birthday' copyright suit for $14 million(Reuters) — The copyright to the world's most popular song, "Happy Birthday to
Warner settles 'Happy Birthday' copyright suit for $14 million
Business Insurance / Posted 11 hours ago
(Reuters) — The copyright to the world's most popular song, "Happy Birthday to You," has been in dispute for decades, but if an agreement by Warner/Chappell Music Inc. to pay $14 million to end a lawsuit over the song is approved by a U.S. court, it... Read more
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11h
CBS 6 Richmond
'Happy Birthday' is now free to sing, againHappy People at a Birthday Party NEW YORK — The candles have been blown out on
'Happy Birthday' is now free to sing, again
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 11 hours ago
Happy People at a Birthday Party NEW YORK — The candles have been blown out on the “Happy Birthday” copyright lawsuit. Warner/Chappell, a global music publishing company who claimed to hold the copyright to “Happy Birthday To You,” will pay $14... Read more
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11h
Channel NewsAsia
Corrected - Warner settles 'Happy Birthday' copyright suit for US$14 million(Corrects date of hearing to March 14 from March 4, in paragraph two)) By Andr
Corrected - Warner settles 'Happy Birthday' copyright suit for US$14 million
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 hours ago
(Corrects date of hearing to March 14 from March 4, in paragraph two)) By Andrew Chung NEW YORK: The copyright to the world's most popular song, "Happy Birthday to You," has been in dispute for decades, but if an agreement by Warner/Chappel Music... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
'Happy Birthday' lawsuit settles for $14 millionNEW YORK — The candles have been blown out on the “Happy Birthday” copyright la
'Happy Birthday' lawsuit settles for $14 million
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 12 hours ago
NEW YORK — The candles have been blown out on the “Happy Birthday” copyright lawsuit. Warner/Chappell, a global music publishing company who claimed to hold the copyright to “Happy Birthday To You,” will pay $14 million to settle a lengthy class... Read more
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Entrpreneur
Warner to Pay $14 Million Settlement in 'Happy Birthday' LawsuitFinally bringing the fight to an end, Warner Music Group will officially give u
Warner to Pay $14 Million Settlement in 'Happy Birthday' Lawsuit
Entrpreneur / Posted 12 hours ago
Finally bringing the fight to an end, Warner Music Group will officially give up its rights to the most recognized song in the English language -- “Happy Birthday to You.” Ending the legal dispute that began in 2013, the company will pay a $14... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Warner settles 'Happy Birthday' copyright suit for US$14 millionNEW YORK: The copyright to the world's most popular song, "Happy Birthday to Yo
Warner settles 'Happy Birthday' copyright suit for US$14 million
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 hours ago
NEW YORK: The copyright to the world's most popular song, "Happy Birthday to You," has been in dispute for decades, but if an agreement by Warner/Chappel Music to pay US$14 million to end a lawsuit over the song is approved by a U.S. court, it will... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Warner settles 'Happy Birthday' copyright suit for US$14 mlnNEW YORK: The copyright to the world's most popular song, "Happy Birthday to Yo
Warner settles 'Happy Birthday' copyright suit for US$14 mln
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 hours ago
NEW YORK: The copyright to the world's most popular song, "Happy Birthday to You," has been in dispute for decades, but if an agreement by Warner/Chappel Music to pay US$14 million to end a lawsuit over the song is approved by a U.S. court, it will... Read more
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13h
USA Today
Tentative deal to putThere's a happy ending for anyone who wants to use the world-famed song "Happy
Tentative deal to put
USA Today / Posted 13 hours ago
There's a happy ending for anyone who wants to use the world-famed song "Happy Birthday." Warner Music Group and its global music publishing company agreed to relinquish their claims to the song and will offer up to $14 million in shared... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
'Happy Birthday' lawsuit settles for $14 millionThe candles have been blown out on the "Happy Birthday" copyright lawsuit. War
'Happy Birthday' lawsuit settles for $14 million
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 13 hours ago
The candles have been blown out on the "Happy Birthday" copyright lawsuit. Warner/Chappell, a global music publishing company who claimed to hold the copyright to "Happy Birthday To You," will pay $14 million to settle a lengthy class action lawsuit... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Grammys 2016: The Complete Guide to This Year's PartiesFrom Billboard's Power 100 party at Bouchon to the slew of afterparties on Feb.
Grammys 2016: The Complete Guide to This Year's Parties
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 13 hours ago
From Billboard's Power 100 party at Bouchon to the slew of afterparties on Feb. 15, find out where music stars will be partying. Grammy weekend always means a dizzying party schedule. But this year, more industry insiders than normal are scratching... Read more
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Billboard
CRS Opens With a Friendly ToneThe Country Radio Seminar opened yesterday (Feb. 8) with a series of afternoon
CRS Opens With a Friendly Tone
Billboard / Posted 14 hours ago
The Country Radio Seminar opened yesterday (Feb. 8) with a series of afternoon events that paid homage to collaboration. Keith Urban, accepting a humanitarian award, recalled how at age nine, the country music club that his parents belonged to in... Read more
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Newser
Ever Paid to Use 'Happy Birthday'? You Could Now Get a Payday'Happy Birthday' May Finally Belong to All Read Less, Know More on Facebook an
Ever Paid to Use 'Happy Birthday'? You Could Now Get a Payday
Newser / Posted 15 hours ago
'Happy Birthday' May Finally Belong to All Read Less, Know More on Facebook and Twitter Get the 8@8: The eight stories you need to know, bright and early. 'Happy Birthday' May Finally Belong to All Warner Music agrees to pay $14M in proposed... Read more
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Billboard
'Happy Birthday' Headed to Public Domain as Warner/Chappell Settles LawsuitSing the song, blow out the candles, eat the cake and unwrap the gifts. Accord
'Happy Birthday' Headed to Public Domain as Warner/Chappell Settles Lawsuit
Billboard / Posted 15 hours ago
Sing the song, blow out the candles, eat the cake and unwrap the gifts. According to a court filing on Monday, music publisher Warner/Chappell will pay $14 million to end a lawsuit challenging its hold on the English language's most popular song,... 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 17 hours ago
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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New York Post
Artist Partners gets multimillion-dollar boost from Warner MusicLen Blavatnik’s Warner Music Group and its Atlantic Records label are making a
Artist Partners gets multimillion-dollar boost from Warner Music
New York Post / Posted yesterday
Len Blavatnik’s Warner Music Group and its Atlantic Records label are making a multimillion-dollar investment to boost operations at Mike Caren’s Artist Partners. The company aims to help artists to expand their business, and to sign other artists... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Chaosmosis Out March 18, 2016Tuesday, 9 February 2016, 3:23 pmPress Release: Warner MusicPrimal Scream will
Chaosmosis Out March 18, 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Tuesday, 9 February 2016, 3:23 pmPress Release: Warner MusicPrimal Scream will release the follow up to their critically acclaimed ‘MORE LIGHT’ album on March 18th. ‘CHAOSMOSIS’ is released on... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
CD reviews: Dream TheatreNot if you are a prog-rock fan though. It's all here: the screaming guitar doo
CD reviews: Dream Theatre
Otago Daily Times / Posted 2 days ago
Not if you are a prog-rock fan though. It's all here: the screaming guitar doodling, vituosic keyboard, crazy time signatures and a bizarre concept about a dystopian future without music and a band of rebels trying to defeat an oppressive regine... Read more
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News.com.au
Thomas wants to share his storyRob Thomas talks about his upcoming Aussie shows and covering our hits. Rob Th
Thomas wants to share his story
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
Rob Thomas talks about his upcoming Aussie shows and covering our hits. Rob Thomas was clearly happy to be in Melbourne on Monday — he’ll be back in early 2016 for a national tour. Picture: Nicole Cleary NOTE to Hugh Jackman: when you’re done with... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Thomas wants to share his storyNOTE to Hugh Jackman: when you’re done with your Broadway schtick, Rob Thomas h
Thomas wants to share his story
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
NOTE to Hugh Jackman: when you’re done with your Broadway schtick, Rob Thomas has your next great musical role all lined up. “Hugh Jackman! Why not? Make me all buff. If we’re gonna do something that’s going to be a lasting memory, I’d like it to be... Read more
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Billboard
Zayn Debuts at No. 1 on U.K. Singles Chart With 'Pillowtalk'Zayn's post-One Direction career gets off to a stellar start on the new U.K. si
Zayn Debuts at No. 1 on U.K. Singles Chart With 'Pillowtalk'
Billboard / Posted 4 days ago
Zayn's post-One Direction career gets off to a stellar start on the new U.K. singles chart, published today (Feb. 5), as his solo debut "Pillowtalk" (RCA/Sony) enters at No. 1. The Official Charts Company reports that the track's combined sales of... Read more
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Billboard
Brandy Clark, CNCO & Gryffin: Tomorrow's HitsOn Fridays, Billboard presents Tomorrow's Hits, a weekly look at new and notewo
Brandy Clark, CNCO & Gryffin: Tomorrow's Hits
Billboard / Posted 4 days ago
On Fridays, Billboard presents Tomorrow's Hits, a weekly look at new and noteworthy acts making their way toward Billboard chart success. She's written hits like Miranda Lambert's "Mama's Broken Heart" and earned a 2015 Grammy Award nomination for... Read more
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Billboard
Sony Music: We'll Also Share Potential Spotify Windfall With ArtistsSony Music Entertainment has followed up this week's revelation that its fellow
Sony Music: We'll Also Share Potential Spotify Windfall With Artists
Billboard / Posted 4 days ago
Sony Music Entertainment has followed up this week's revelation that its fellow major, Warner Music Group, plans to share with artists any proceeds from the sale of the company's equity in a streaming company. In a statement also released on... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Reading and Berkshire breaking news for Friday February 5Slow traffic on A4155 Caversham Road Northbound at Richfield Avenue (Caversham
Reading and Berkshire breaking news for Friday February 5
Reading Evening Post / Posted 4 days ago
Slow traffic on A4155 Caversham Road Northbound at Richfield Avenue (Caversham Bridge). Delays across Caversham Bridge. For those of you with a partner who’s the top tech whizz or gadget guru, take a look at the latest recommendations for... Read more
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Market Watch
Artists may profit as streaming becomes Warner’s No. 1 revenue sourceStreaming services are on track to become the main revenue source for Warner Mu
Artists may profit as streaming becomes Warner’s No. 1 revenue source
Market Watch / Posted 5 days ago
Streaming services are on track to become the main revenue source for Warner Music, and the company’s artists stand to profit not only from growing royalty fees from streaming, but also from the record label’s equity in those services, according to... Read more
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Market Watch
Warner Music to shares profits with artists if Spotify goes publicWarner Music Group will share the profits with its artists if Spotify, one of i
Warner Music to shares profits with artists if Spotify goes public
Market Watch / Posted 5 days ago
Warner Music Group will share the profits with its artists if Spotify, one of its reported investments, goes public or is acquired. In Warner Music’s earnings call Thursday, CEO Stephen Cooper referenced the debate over artist compensation on... Read more
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Daily Mail
Phil Collins' disabled third wife Orianne Cevey steps out in MiamiPICTURE EXCLUSIVE: as she is seen for the first time since the musician confir
Phil Collins' disabled third wife Orianne Cevey steps out in Miami
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
PICTURE EXCLUSIVE: as she is seen for the first time since the musician confirmed their reunion after record-breaking divorce Looked lovely in a black form-fitting dress as she... Read more
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Billboard
Warner Music Group CEO: 'We Will Share' With Artists Any Proceeds from Sale of Our Stake in a Streaming ServiceWarner has equity in Spotify and Deezer. CEO Stephen Cooper says its artists wi
Warner Music Group CEO: 'We Will Share' With Artists Any Proceeds from Sale of Our Stake in a Streaming Service
Billboard / Posted 5 days ago
Warner has equity in Spotify and Deezer. CEO Stephen Cooper says its artists will get a cut if it cashes out. Warner Music Group revealed Thursday it will share with artists any proceeds from the sale of Warner's equity in a music streaming company.... Read more
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Billboard
Warner Music Group Earnings Improvement Driven by Streaming GainsDigital revenue accounted for 58 percent of Warner's U.S. recorded music revenu
Warner Music Group Earnings Improvement Driven by Streaming Gains
Billboard / Posted 5 days ago
Digital revenue accounted for 58 percent of Warner's U.S. recorded music revenue. Warner Music Group reported Thursday morning its revenue grew 2.4 percent to $849 million in the first fiscal quarter ending December 1. Operating income rose nearly... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Reunited Wave to play Falls beer festFor the first time in 13 years, Niagara Falls band Wave will perform for the fi
Reunited Wave to play Falls beer fest
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 5 days ago
For the first time in 13 years, Niagara Falls band Wave will perform for the first Niagara Falls Beer Festival this summer. The duo of Paul Gigliotti and Dave Thomson, who made a splash on the Canadian charts in 2001 with the single California, will... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Led Zeppelin rock gods deposed in Stairway to Heaven lawsuitBloomberg News The surviving members of Led Zeppelin have all been questioned
Led Zeppelin rock gods deposed in Stairway to Heaven lawsuit
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 days ago
Bloomberg News The surviving members of Led Zeppelin have all been questioned in a lawsuit that alleges their hit Stairway to Heaven was filched from an obscure song by the band Spirit. Jimmy Page, John Paul Jones, and Robert Plant were each deposed... Read more
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