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Glenn Peoples

Record Store Day Sees Banner Sales

The latest by Adele, Black Keys and Mumford & Sons saw the biggest spikes, while sales of hip-hop albums were largely unaffected.

Sony ‘Has No Intention of Withdrawing From iTunes,’ Exec Says

Shawn Layden responds to quotes from another company exec that were "either taken out of context or the person who spoke them was unclear on the circumstances."

SEC Filing Confirms Date Barry Diller Resigned From Live Nation Board

The Hollywood Reporter first reported he was stepping down as chairman in September, a new SEC filing Friday confirms he has fully removed himself from the board as of this week.

UMG In Talks With Tommy Hilfiger To Develop Musician Clothing Lines

Justin Bieber and The Who are among the artists mentioned in a report outlining future fashion collaborations.

Music Critics Rejoice! Appeals Court Ruling Says Promotional CDs Can Be Resold

A key ruling finds in favor of music journalist Troy Augusto who was sued by Universal Music Group for selling promos on eBay.

Will Apple and Google Bid on EMI?

With a Citigroup takeover imminent, companies that could cozy up to the cash-strapped label range from traditional record labels to tech titans.

Should Spotify Launch Without All The Majors?

Should the streaming service launch without securing one or more of the four major record labels' catalogs? Billboard's Glenn Peoples explores.

ITunes price change: sales down, revenue up

Last week's price changes at iTunes had a measurable effect on the store's top 100 sellers.