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Hip-Hop Agent Brent Smith Out at WME Following Investigation

Hip-hop agent Brent Smith is out at WME, weeks after he was suspended for reported behavioral issues.

Grammy Interim Chief “Deeply Disturbed” by “Misinformation” Surrounding Deborah Dugan Ouster

Since Recording Academy CEO/president Deborah Dugan was placed on administrative leave Jan. 16, Board of Trustees chair Harvey Mason Jr. has been leading the organization. In his first public action…

Sony Pictures Motion Picture Group Ups Spring Aspers to President of Music

Spring Aspers has been promoted to president of music at Sony Pictures Motion Picture Group, Sony Pictures Entertainment announced Wednesday.

Universal Music Group Hit With Class-Action Lawsuit by Tupac Estate, Soundgarden Over 2008 Vault Fire

A group of artists, their heirs and representatives of their estates on on Friday filed a putative class action lawsuit against Universal Music Group over a 2008 fire that destroyed up to 500,000…

iHeartMedia Files for IPO

iHeartMedia on Wednesday filed for an initial public offering, just months after its Chapter 11 bankruptcy plan was approved detailing a path to solvency.

Spotify, Google, Pandora and Amazon Plan to Appeal Copyright Royalty Board Rates

Spotify, Google, Pandora and Amazon have filed notices they intend to appeal the Copyright Royalty Board's (CRB) rate determinations finalized last month that would boost record labels and digital…

Ariana Grande, Childish Gambino Headline Coachella 2019 Lineup

Childish Gambino, Tame Impala and Ariana Grande are just some of the big names confirmed for the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival 2019 lineup, announced overnight.

Grammy Nominations: Interscope Leads Labels in Big 4 Categories

Interscope leads all labels in Grammy nominations for the four leading categories — album of the year, record of the year, song of the year and best new artist — thanks to the combined success of a…

Recording Academy to Change Membership Model to Help Drive Diversity

The Recording Academy has announced plans to help drive diversity with a new membership model.

Kanye West to Join President Trump for Music Modernization Act Signing

Kanye West will join President Donald Trump at the White House on Thursday for the Music Modernization Act (MMA) signing, as the monumental music legislation becomes law.

Ray Cooper, Marketing Exec for Spice Girls, U2 and George Michael, Dies at 69

Ray Cooper, a U.K. music marketing exec who co-helmed the first Virgin Records U.K. and led campaigns for the Spice Girls, U2, George Michael and many more, has died. He was 69.

Idris Elba Launches Record Label 7Wallace Music, Signs French Artist James BKS

On Tuesday, Idris Elba announced the launch of his new record label called 7Wallace Music and his first signing, James BKS.