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Sony Music Chairman Doug Morris Secures Funding to Launch New Label

Morris has discussed his plan with Apple Music executives recently, though Apple — which makes marketing deals with labels and artists — would not own a stake in the label.

Sony Makes Michael Lynton, Three Others “Corporate Executive Officers”

The Japanese conglomerate elevates four, bringing the total number of such execs with "ultimate responsibility for the Sony Group's management" to 10.

Simon Cowell Feted at London Music Industry Event

One Direction, Leona Lewis and others came out for the annual Music Industry Trusts Award gala, with Harvey Weinstein, Oprah, Kevin Spacey, James Corden and Sony's Michael Lynton appearing in a video tribute.

Katie Couric Replaces Brian Williams as Host of Charity Gala

She'll take over hosting duties for the suspended NBC anchor at the Robin Hood Foundation's May 12 benefit.

Ray Davies, Donovan and Graham Gouldman Among Those Inducted Into Songwriters Hall of Fame

Doug Morris, BMI's Del Bryant, Gamble & Huff, Imagine Dragons' Dan Reynolds also honored at 45th Annual Induction and Awards Dinner in New York.

City of Hope to Fete Apple’s Eddy Cue with Spirit of Life Award

Cue takes his place alongside such previous honorees as Doug Morris, Irving Azoff, Rob Light, Neil Portnow, Quincy Jones and Edgar Bronfman, among many others.

Doug Morris, Scooter Braun, Daniel Ek, More on the Apple-Beats Deal

Prominent industry executives weigh in on blockbuster deal and what it means for the future of the music business.

BMI Head Del Bryant to Be Presented With Visionary Leadership Award at Songwriters Hall of Fame

Industry vet to receive the prestigious honor at Induction and Awards Dinner on June 12 in New York City.

Jason Iley Tapped as Head of Sony Music U.K.

Veteran exec leaves Roc Nation to take over post vacated by Nick Gatfield.

Sony Music Head Doug Morris to Receive Songwriting Hall of Fame Hitmaker Award

The veteran record exec follows past honorees Clive Davis, Phil Ramone, Whitney Houston, Garth Brooks, Diana Ross, Gloria Estefan and Sir Tom Jones.

Lucian Grainge to Be Honored at Clive Davis Grammy Gala: 6 Things to Know About the UMG Chief

The Universal Music Group chairman receives the Salute to Industry Icons Award at the Jan. 25 event in Beverly Hills.

Universal Music’s Lucian Grainge to Be Honored at Pre-Grammy Gala

Grainge was named chairman and CEO in 2011, having joined UMG in 1986, succeeding Doug Morris.