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Variety
New Leaders: Maverick’s Nick Jarjour Has His Sights Set on Music Industry Dominationaway in Toronto, mostly working for free, Jarjour found himself in Europe where
Variety / Posted 2 hours ago
away in Toronto, mostly working for free, Jarjour found himself in Europe where he helped develop up-and-coming artists for Warner Music France and a host of indie labels and publishers. As legend goes, Jarjour would end up crashing on Cirkut’s... Read more
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birminghammail
From Xia to Hemmings: A guide to every Championship club ownerand was financial controller for Richard Branson's Virgin Records in London bet
birminghammail / Posted 9 hours ago
and was financial controller for Richard Branson's Virgin Records in London between 1987 and 1989. He also worked for Warner Music in Malaysia before purchasing AirAsia in 2001. Fernandes has also had business interests in leisure and... Read more
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Variety
Former Music Executive: ‘We Must Come Forward and Name Our Abusers’ (Guest Column)moves its abusers around from label to label. The only way this will ever chang
Variety / Posted 10 hours ago
moves its abusers around from label to label. The only way this will ever change is if the heads of Vivendi, Sony and Warner Music Group all start vetting the men running their companies. And not by the entertainment lawyers that own this... Read more
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Billboard
Liam Gallagher Makes Triumphant U.K. Album Chart Debutsummit. Liam Gallagher has raced to the top of the U.K. album chart with his f
Billboard / Posted 4 days ago
summit. Liam Gallagher has raced to the top of the U.K. album chart with his first solo release, As You Were (Warner Bros./Warner Music). “Rockstar” (Republic/Universal) by Post Malone featuring 21 Savage starts a second week at the singles... Read more
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Billboard
Live Nation's Michael Rapino Admits Some Ticket Fees 'Not Defendable'Billboard reported in July that the company was winding down its ticketing busi
Billboard / Posted 4 days ago
Billboard reported in July that the company was winding down its ticketing business and selling its music-discovery app to Warner Music Group as part of an intra-company transfer. In a letter to customers, Jones laid much of the blame for the... Read more
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Billboard
Alesso & Anitta Team Up on Alluring New Single 'Is That For Me'Brazilian pop star today (Oct. 13) made good on that creative potential by drop
Billboard / Posted 4 days ago
Brazilian pop star today (Oct. 13) made good on that creative potential by dropping upbeat single, "Is That For Me," via Warner Music Latina. Boasting alluring verses, buoyant synth plucks and a feel-good drop punctuated by pitched vocal... Read more
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SaukValley.com
‘Hotel California’ 40th anniversary reissues coming— on the Billboard 200 albums tally. It has sold more than 32 million copies wo
SaukValley.com / Posted 5 days ago
— on the Billboard 200 albums tally. It has sold more than 32 million copies worldwide, according to a spokesman at the Warner Music Group, which is reissuing the album. The deluxe edition will include two CDs — the original album on one, the... Read more
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Billboard
Horns Find A Place Once Again Onstage, and On Record, In Modern Countrystudio recording. Chris Janson sneaks the sound into the swampy “Little Bit of
Billboard / Posted 5 days ago
studio recording. Chris Janson sneaks the sound into the swampy “Little Bit of Both” on his new album, Everybody (Sept. 22, Warner Music Nashville). Charlie Worsham ladled horns onto his album Beginning of Things. And Josh Abbott Bandwove the... Read more
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Variety
Songkick Ticketing Operations to Shut Downletter below). He stressed that all of the company’s debts will be paid in full
Variety / Posted 5 days ago
letter below). He stressed that all of the company’s debts will be paid in full. The company sold off a number of assets to Warner Music Group over the summer. A rep for Songkick had no comment when contacted by Variety. The lawsuit, which also... Read more
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cmt.com
Cole Swindell Toasts "Flatliner" at Tootsie'sthe honky-tonk’s 57th Birthday Bash, which Swindell headlined. Sony/ATV’s Josh
cmt.com / Posted 5 days ago
the honky-tonk’s 57th Birthday Bash, which Swindell headlined. Sony/ATV’s Josh Van Valkenburg, peermusic’s Kim Wiggins and Warner Music Nashville’s Cris Lacy each spoke about their clients’ achievements and the success of “Flatliner” before giving... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
The Eagles' 'Hotel California' to get 40th anniversary treatment in November— on the Billboard 200 albums tally. It has sold more than 32 million copies wo
Los Angeles Times / Posted 6 days ago
— on the Billboard 200 albums tally. It has sold more than 32 million copies worldwide, according to a spokesman at the Warner Music Group, which is reissuing the album. The deluxe edition will include two CDs — the original album on one, the... Read more
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Billboard
Atlantic Records and Artist Partner Group Launch EMERGE, Nationwide Social Media-Driven Talent Searchfor many independent artists. Atlantic Records and label services company Arti
Billboard / Posted 7 days ago
for many independent artists. Atlantic Records and label services company Artist Partner Group (APG), both subsidiaries of Warner Music Group, are trying to eliminate this roadblock with the launch today of EMERGE, a nationwide, social media-driven... Read more
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Variety
Juanes Signs With Warner/Chappell PublishingCREDIT: Michael Buckner/Variety/REX/Shutterstock Warner/Chappell Music, the mu
Variety / Posted 7 days ago
CREDIT: Michael Buckner/Variety/REX/Shutterstock Warner/Chappell Music, the music publishing arm of Warner Music Group, has signed a worldwide publishing agreement with Juanes, one of the world’s biggest Latin music artists. The Colombian-born... Read more
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Billboard
Mixcloud Inks Deal With Warner Music As It Readies Its Own Subscription ServiceWarner Music has become the first major record company to sign a direct licensi
Billboard / Posted 8 days ago
Warner Music has become the first major record company to sign a direct licensing deal with Mixcloud, the U.K.-based streaming radio platform that specializes in long-form dance and EDM mixes -- and has been increasingly touted as a rival to... Read more
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Billboard
Max Lousada's First Moves As WMG's Recorded Music CEO Shake Up IndustryNewly minted Warner Music Group CEO of recorded music Max Lousada wasted no tim
Billboard / Posted 8 days ago
Newly minted Warner Music Group CEO of recorded music Max Lousada wasted no time asserting his vision for the company: rejuvenation. Up first: an executive overhaul at Warner Bros. Records, with chairman/CEO Cameron Strang stepping down at the end... Read more
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Zero Hedge
October 9from gaining legitimate access to customer information. - SoundCloud rival Mix
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 days ago
from gaining legitimate access to customer information. - SoundCloud rival Mixcloud has struck a licensing deal with Warner Music to start a subscription business. - The Weinstein Company fired its co-founder Harvey Weinstein on Sunday,... Read more
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Variety
Warner Music Group Announces Licensing Deal With MixcloudCREDIT: Courtesy of Warner Music Group Popular with DJs, Mixcloud offers a col
Variety / Posted 8 days ago
CREDIT: Courtesy of Warner Music Group Popular with DJs, Mixcloud offers a collection of serialized, long-form and exclusive audio content (over 12 million radio shows, DJ sets and podcasts, according to a release) produced by DJs such as Carl Cox... Read more
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New Kerala
Sting: Live At The Olympia Paris Live DVD, Blu-Ray And Digital Concert Film To Be Released November 10 - newkerala news #278817Miller (guitar) and Percy Cardona (accordion), with backing vocals from Joe Sum
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
Miller (guitar) and Percy Cardona (accordion), with backing vocals from Joe Sumner plus Diego Navaira & Jerry Fuentes of Warner Music Nashville recording artists, The Last Bandoleros. Bonus content features 9 performances from Sting and special... Read more
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Business Wire
Mixcloud and Warner Music Group Announce Direct Licensing Dealplatform that is reinventing radio for listeners and audio creators, has announ
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
platform that is reinventing radio for listeners and audio creators, has announced a direct licensing agreement with Warner Music Group, the platform’s first direct deal with a major record label. Mixcloud offers a diverse collection of... Read more
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NBC Miami
Justin Quiles Uses VR Technology in New Music Videowho has previously worked with reggaeton heavy weights such as Maluma, JBalvin
NBC Miami / Posted 9 days ago
who has previously worked with reggaeton heavy weights such as Maluma, JBalvin and Daddy Yankee recently signed with Warner Music Latin and gearing up for his upcoming tour through Latin America. His next production includes a collaboration... Read more
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Billboard
CNCO, Vicente Garcia, Sofia Reyes & More: Meet the Latin Grammys' Best New Artist NomineesRoyce, who signed her under his label D'León Records, making her the first arti
Billboard / Posted 9 days ago
Royce, who signed her under his label D'León Records, making her the first artist under his charge. Royce partnered with Warner Music Latina in order to support Reyes' career. Musical inspirations: Whitney Houston, Miguel Bose, Taylor... Read more
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Billboard
Executive Turntable: New Hires at Spotify, Plus Moves at Warner Bros., Pandora and Morepresident/COO at RCA Records, will be named co-chairman and COO. The announceme
Billboard / Posted 11 days ago
president/COO at RCA Records, will be named co-chairman and COO. The announcement marks the first major moves for new Warner Music Group CEO of recorded music Max Lousada. --Capitol Music Grouptapped respected industry exec Brian Nolan as... Read more
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Billboard
Wale's 2013 Single 'Bad' Involved in Royalties Disputeof Administration imprint and 40 percent of royalties from public performances.
Billboard / Posted 11 days ago
of Administration imprint and 40 percent of royalties from public performances. Webb says she's yet to receive any pay and is suing Thomas and TNT music as well as BMI, ASCAP, and Warner Music. Billboard has reached out to Wale's reps for co... Read more
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Billboard
40 Under 40: Music's Top Young Power Players Revealedmarketing team, both of whom were promoted to their current positions in May, h
Billboard / Posted 11 days ago
marketing team, both of whom were promoted to their current positions in May, have a combined 30 years of experience at Warner Music Group. And that has paid off immensely, as Atlantic has increased its R&B/hip-hop market share from 10.5 percent... Read more
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Billboard
Parlophone Chairman Miles Leonard to Step DownLily Allen, Tinie Tempah and Blur. Billboard understands that Leonard notified
Billboard / Posted 12 days ago
Lily Allen, Tinie Tempah and Blur. Billboard understands that Leonard notified his bosses at Warner -- including new Warner Music Group, CEO, Recorded Music, Max Lousada -- about his decision to stand down several months ago and has been... Read more
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Billboard
After Las Vegas Shooting, Will Country Music Stick To Its Guns?Of the nearly 200 artists and executives who signed the letter, only six identi
Billboard / Posted 12 days ago
Of the nearly 200 artists and executives who signed the letter, only six identified with country: Cash, Cam, Dixie Chicks, Warner Music Nashville (WMN) president/CEO John Esposito, Universal Music Group Nashville CEO Mike Dungan and Big Machine... Read more
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Junkee
Kimbra Is Back And Ready To Cut The Bullshitfor a lot of people and I just it’s a real blessing that I got to be a part of
Junkee / Posted 14 days ago
for a lot of people and I just it’s a real blessing that I got to be a part of so many people’s lives. The new Kimbra single ‘Everybody Knows’ is out now via Warner Music Australia. Katie Cunningham is the Editor of Music Junkee. She is on Twit... Read more
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Boston Globe
For CEO, each ‘little wanderer’ deserves a clean slatewith a hit the size of “MMMBop ” can use the help. In this case, Hanson was pla
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
with a hit the size of “MMMBop ” can use the help. In this case, Hanson was playing as a favor from Warner/Chappell Music, Warner Music Group’s publishing arm. Other groups that have swung by Hill Holliday in recent years include The Wild Feathers,... Read more
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Billboard
Kendrick Lamar, 'Despacito' Propel 40 Percent Jump In On-Demand Streaming In Nielsen Music's Q3 Reportfor audio-on-demand (market share doesn’t include video-on-demand), followed by
Billboard / Posted 14 days ago
for audio-on-demand (market share doesn’t include video-on-demand), followed by Sony Music Entertainment at 26.9 percent; Warner Music Group at 17.2 percent; and the independent sector at 19.53 percent, according to Nielsen Music. So UMG is up... Read more
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Billboard
'Pretty' Good: Kenny Chesney Scores 28th Country Airplay No. 1; Midland, Home Free And Chris Janson Make Top 10 Debuts On Country AlbumsMore) Cheer is its highest-peaking (No. 2). Singer-songwriter Chris Janson’s s
Billboard / Posted 14 days ago
More) Cheer is its highest-peaking (No. 2). Singer-songwriter Chris Janson’s second full-length, Everybody (Warner Bros./Warner Music Nashville), bows at No. 7 on Top Country Albums (11,000 units; 8,000 in pure sales). The set follows his first... Read more
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Variety
It’s Official: Aaron Bay-Schuck and Tom Corson to Lead Warner Bros. Records; Cameron Strang Will Step DownWill Step DownCameron Strang, who had led the label since 2012, will step down
Variety / Posted 14 days ago
Will Step DownCameron Strang, who had led the label since 2012, will step down at the end of the year. CREDIT: Courtesy of Warner Music Group Both will report to Max Lousada who took the position of WMG’s CEO, Recorded Music on Oct. 1. According... Read more
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Billboard
Aaron Bay-Schuck and Tom Corson Will Take Over Warner Bros. Records, Cameron Strang to Step DownWarner Music Group unveiled the new leadership team today (Oct. 3) that will ta
Billboard / Posted 14 days ago
Warner Music Group unveiled the new leadership team today (Oct. 3) that will take over at Warner Bros. Records: Aaron Bay-Schuck, the president of A&R at Interscope Geffen A&M, will be named co-chairman and CEO of the label; and Tom Corson,... Read more
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Billboard
Warner Music's Board of Directors: Cameron Strang Is Out, Max Lousada and Jon Platt Are InChanges at Warner Music Group continue this week with the resignation of Camero
Billboard / Posted 14 days ago
Changes at Warner Music Group continue this week with the resignation of Cameron Strang, current chairman and CEO of Warner Bros. Records, from the major label group's board of directors. Taking his place on the panel, according to a filing with the... Read more
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Variety
Cameron Strang Resigns From Warner Music Group BoardOctober 3, 2017 3:53AM PTThe change is effective as of Oct. 1, when Max Lousada
Variety / Posted 14 days ago
October 3, 2017 3:53AM PTThe change is effective as of Oct. 1, when Max Lousada officially took on a new position overseeing all of WMG's global recorded music operations. CREDIT:... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Pop concert promoters may ditch Malaysia as hardline Islam gets a gripIndustry Association of Malaysia who also heads the Malaysian unit of American
Eye Witness News / Posted 17 days ago
Industry Association of Malaysia who also heads the Malaysian unit of American entertainment and record label group Warner Music. “It may end up being the last to be considered, or not at all,” he added. The Malaysian government did not... Read more
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Billboard
It's Official: Interscope Geffen A&M President of A&R Aaron Bay-Schuck Will Move to Warner Bros. Records Next YearAs incoming Warner Music Group CEO of recorded music Max Lousada prepares to be
Billboard / Posted 18 days ago
As incoming Warner Music Group CEO of recorded music Max Lousada prepares to begin his reign Oct. 1, he's made another big hire: Aaron Bay-Schuck, president of A&R at Interscope Geffen A&M will join Warner Bros. Records in a senior role, according to... Read more
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Billboard
The Killers Hit Five U.K. No. 1s in a Row With 'Wonderful Wonderful'racing neck and neck with “Rockstar” (Republic/Universal) by Post Malone featur
Billboard / Posted 18 days ago
racing neck and neck with “Rockstar” (Republic/Universal) by Post Malone featuring 21 Savage, “Too Good At Goodbyes” wins by just 693 combined units. The U.S. rapper's hit climbs 5-2 as Dua Lipa's “New Rules” (Warner Bros./Warner Music) d... Read more
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Fortune
Islamic Hardliners Are Keeping Talent Away From MalaysiaIndustry Association of Malaysia who also heads the Malaysian unit of American
Fortune / Posted 19 days ago
Industry Association of Malaysia who also heads the Malaysian unit of American entertainment and record label group Warner Music . "It may end up being the last to be considered, or not at all," he added. The popular Better Beer Festival... Read more
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EuroNews
Promoters of pop concerts, other events may ditch Malaysia as hard-line Islam gets a gripIndustry Association of Malaysia who also heads the Malaysian unit of American
EuroNews / Posted 19 days ago
Industry Association of Malaysia who also heads the Malaysian unit of American entertainment and record label group Warner Music. “It may end up being the last to be considered, or not at all,” he added. The Malaysian government did not... Read more
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Reuters
Promoters of pop concerts, other events may ditch Malaysia as hard-line Islam gets a gripIndustry Association of Malaysia who also heads the Malaysian unit of American
Reuters / Posted 19 days ago
Industry Association of Malaysia who also heads the Malaysian unit of American entertainment and record label group Warner Music. “It may end up being the last to be considered, or not at all,” he added. The Malaysian government did not... Read more
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Billboard
Inside the Secretive, Difficult Struggle Between Artists & Labels Over Album Copyrightswith the U.S. Copyright office to retrieve ownership of some of the music he re
Billboard / Posted 19 days ago
with the U.S. Copyright office to retrieve ownership of some of the music he released more than three decades ago with Warner Music Group. "Why would a label be insisting on keeping a property that has stopped selling, that they don’t have any... Read more
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cmt.com
Chris Janson Talks Early Nashville Days and EverybodyBallard, Parmalee and more. In 2015, Janson released “Buy Me a Boat,” the song
cmt.com / Posted 20 days ago
Ballard, Parmalee and more. In 2015, Janson released “Buy Me a Boat,” the song that would land him a new record deal with Warner Music Nashville. The release of his full-length debut of the same title followed in the fall of that year. “If you... Read more
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Billboard
Atlantic Names Kevin Weaver President, West Coastwhen he moved to Tommy Boy Music, Weaver has been a mainstay at Atlantic since
Billboard / Posted 20 days ago
when he moved to Tommy Boy Music, Weaver has been a mainstay at Atlantic since 1994. Here's what his timeline at the Warner Music label looks like: 1994: Joined the Los Angeles office as coordinator of A&R/Multimedia. 1995: Moved to... Read more
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ABC News
Investigators follow flow of money to Trump from wealthy donors with Russian tieshis Russian holdings under Putin through a lucrative oil deal while also purcha
ABC News / Posted 21 days ago
his Russian holdings under Putin through a lucrative oil deal while also purchasing familiar Western brands such as the Warner Music Group, which he bought in 2011 for $3.3 billion. He has donated tens of millions of dollars to educational and... Read more
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Billboard
After Months Courting RCA's Tom Corson for Warner Bros. Records' Top Job, WMG Meets WBR CEO Cameron Strang in New YorkWarner Bros. Records chairman and CEO Cameron Strang is in New York City this w
Billboard / Posted 21 days ago
Warner Bros. Records chairman and CEO Cameron Strang is in New York City this week meeting with Warner Music's top brass amid rampant speculation of an impending change in leadership at Warner Bros label. WMG has been in discussions for months with... Read more
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Variety
Tom Corson to Leave RCA for Warner Bros. Recordstwo decades, since the company’s legendary leaders Mo Ostin and Lenny Waronker
Variety / Posted 22 days ago
two decades, since the company’s legendary leaders Mo Ostin and Lenny Waronker stepped down after a corporate battle within Warner Music in 1994. While the company has seen a resurgence in the past couple of years — 10 of the label’s artists have... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Nenagh man secures first song as Gaeilge on FIFA soundtrackworks under, is the only Irish musician to be included in the games' soundtrack
Irish Examiner / Posted 22 days ago
works under, is the only Irish musician to be included in the games' soundtrack. The singer has most recently signed with Warner Music and hopes to announce and Irish tour soon. 'Míol Mór Mara' is out now on Soundcloud and Spotify. You can follow... Read more
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Billboard
Reeperbahn Festival Attracts Secret Liam Gallagher Show, 40,000 Attendeesmajor highlight of the festival was a surprise appearance by former Oasis front
Billboard / Posted 22 days ago
major highlight of the festival was a surprise appearance by former Oasis frontman Liam Gallagher at this year's Warner Music Night, held at the Docks Club. Before he performed, he noted his forthcoming debut solo album, As You Were, has... Read more
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Billboard
Florian Drücke Named CEO of BVMI, German Music Industry Groupqualities just as effortlessly to the international stage and I wish him much s
Billboard / Posted 22 days ago
qualities just as effortlessly to the international stage and I wish him much success." Bernd Dopp, Chairman & CEO Warner Music Central Europe, said in a statement that he values Florian Drücke’s many years of work and his ongoing... Read more
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Billboard
Fans Will Soon Be Able to Invest In Royalties From Eminem's Catalogand Universal Music Group part of larger publicly-traded companies, Sony Corp.
Billboard / Posted 22 days ago
and Universal Music Group part of larger publicly-traded companies, Sony Corp. and Vivendi, respectively, while the Warner Music Group only has publicly-traded bonds. Yet, thanks to their participation in buying publishing assets, many... Read more
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