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  1. Cimorelli, Entertainment One Ink Multiyear Content Deal

    10:55 am 12/9/2014

    The Canadian-based producer aims to turn the YouTube queens into film and TV starsRead more

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  2. Vivendi Earnings Up on Strength of CanalPlus Group

    9:54 am 11/14/2014

    Strong sales of the 'Frozen' soundtrack and releases from Ariana Grande and 5 Seconds of Summer helped subsidiary Universal Music GroupRead more

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  3. Bono Defends Spotify, Says Labels Need to Be More Transparent

    3:49 am 11/7/2014

    He also discusses the recent iTunes U2 album giveaway controversy and calls himself "a spoiled rock star" who is "paid too much"Read more

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  4. Neil Diamond Signs to Universal Music Publishing Group

    8:00 am 10/14/2014

    UMPG will rep Diamond's entire catalog including hits written for other artists like The Monkees' "I’m a Believer"Read more

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  5. 'American Idol' Alum Colton Dixon Banks on Christianity

    8:00 am 8/20/2014

    The season 11 favorite releases new album "Anchor" with fanfare, faith and good old-fashioned marketingRead more

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  6. 'Rising Star' Artist Deal Between Keshet DCP, Universal Music

    3:44 am 7/1/2014

    Outside the U.S. and Israel, Universal Music Group will have the exclusive option to sign all contestants of the interactive singing show. Read more

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  7. New Vivendi Chairman Touts Synergies, 'Hidden Value'

    9:17 am 6/24/2014

    Vincent Bollore doesn't signal what types of acquisitions he would be interested in, but outgoing chair Jean-Rene Fourtou explains his concerns about the "Call of Duty" video game franchise.Read more

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  8. Amazon Launches Prime Music Streaming Service

    6:29 am 6/12/2014

    The tech giant, which is reportedly releasing a smartphone next week, takes on Apple on another front.Read more

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  9. Universal Music Demands End to Massive Digital Royalties Class Action

    8:21 am 5/27/2014

    The major label gives a host of reasons why claims from the likes of Chuck D, Rick James and The Temptations should be rejected.Read more

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  10. UMG's Max Hole: 'Asian Consumers Hold Key to Music Industry Future'

    12:53 pm 5/22/2014

    Remarks come during his keynote speech at Music Matters in Singapore, as he explains China is key in testing new music business models.Read more

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