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Warner Music Group

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  1. Warner Music Quarterly Loss Widens to $38 Million

    4:38 am 5/10/2011

    Top sellers in the quarter included Bruno Mars, R.E.M., Wiz Khalifa and Cee Lo Green as digital business contributed 48 percent of revenue in the company’s U.S. recorded music unit.Read more

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  2. Warner Music Bought by Len Blavatnik's Access Industries in $3.3 Billion Deal

    7:29 am 5/6/2011

    Blavatnik, who previously bid for MGM, was already an investor in the third-largest music company and is a former board member.Read more

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  3. Live Nation Puts In Bid For Warner Recorded Music

    11:40 pm 3/31/2011

    The concert and ticketing company's offer comes after it largely abandoned plans to compete with record labels by signing superstar artists like Madonna and Jay-Z.Read more

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  4. Sean Parker Mulling Bid on Warner Music Group (Report)

    1:21 am 3/12/2011

    Could the man who famously fought the major labels — and made millions on Facebook -- end up owning the one that went after him?Read more

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  5. VEVO to Live Stream Bonnaroo Music Festival

    10:29 am 3/9/2011

    The music video service is co-owned by Universal Music Group and Sony Music; EMI licenses its content. Read more

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  6. Warner Music Group Businesses Receive More Than 10 Bids in Auction

    7:05 am 3/1/2011

    Among the potential buyers: publishing houses BMG and Sony/ATV and investment group Blavatnik, which already owns 2% of WMG. Universal Music did not bid, according to Bloomberg. Read more

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  7. Warner Music Quarterly Revenue Falls 14%

    4:58 am 2/8/2011

    Despite successes with Kid Rock and Bruno Mars releases, the company’s financials decline amid continued physical sales decreases, leading the stock to drop sharply. Read more

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  8. Now That Citigroup Has Taken Over EMI, What's Next?

    2:24 pm 2/1/2011

    Billboard's senior correspondent breaks down Tuesday's acquisition of debt-straddled EMI and looks ahead to its future. Read more

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  9. Warner Music Boss Edgar Bronfman Jr. Fined $6.7 million

    7:03 am 1/21/2011

    A French judge also handed down a suspended 15-month prison sentence, ruling that he manipulated stock prices as a senior executive at Vivendi Universal.Read more

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  10. Report: Warner Music Group Hires Goldman Sachs to Find Buyer

    10:19 pm 1/20/2011

    Warner is said to be aiming to find a potential buyer for all or part of the company.Read more

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