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  1. Warner Music Group Acquires Digital Compilation Company X5

    2:18 am 6/2/2016

    The Stockholm-based company licenses music to create playlists, streaming and download products. Read more

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  2. Warner Music U.K. Launches Creative Content Division The Firepit

    1:49 am 5/25/2016

    It will produce short- and long-form visual content, support brand partnerships and incubate emerging technologies.Read more

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  3. Former BBC TV Boss Danny Cohen Joins Len Blavatnik to Launch Access Entertainment

    5:00 am 5/12/2016

    As president of the new unit, he will look to develop the company into "one of the world's leading independent investors in the entertainment media sector," with plans to invest several hundred million dollars in the initial phase.Read more

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  4. Sony to Produce Originals for Verizon Mobile Video Service, Exec Says

    10:07 am 1/6/2016

    In another content agreement, the mobile video service partners with Warner Music as Marni Walden expresses optimism about the outlook for the telecom giant’s media businesses.Read more

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  5. U.K.-Produced Music Videos Get Movie-Style Age Ratings Online

    1:53 am 8/18/2015

    YouTube, Vevo, Universal, Sony and Warner Music will all participate in the system, admistered by the British Board of Film Classification and backed by the government.Read more

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  6. Hollywood Docket: Musicians Guild Sues Major Labels Over Streaming Revenue

    9:33 pm 8/10/2015

    Foreign streaming and nonpermanent downloads are the subject of the guild's latest big legal move.Read more

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  7. Warner Music Signs Deal to Develop Biopics/Docs Based on Artists Like Led Zeppelin, Coldplay and More

    10:04 am 8/6/2015

    The deal, between Warner Music and U.K. production house Catalyst, opens the door for films about the label's entire roster of artists, including Neil Young and Prince.Read more

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  8. Hollywood Docket: Ray Charles' Children See Song Rights Win Overturned by Appeals Court

    5:40 pm 7/31/2015

    Plus an 'Orange Is the New Black' actress claiming her former producing partner stole her idea.Read more

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  9. 'Happy Birthday' Ownership Judgment Will Wait on "Smoking Gun" Evidence

    3:05 pm 7/29/2015

    A hearing Wednesday on whether one of the world's most popular songs belongs in the public domain ended without a decision.Read more

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  10. Warner Music Loses $24 Million in Most Recent Quarter

    2:11 pm 12/11/2014

    The results are an improvement over the year-ago periodRead more

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