Cee Lo Green's 'F**k You' Reaches No. 1 (At Last) On Pop Songs 


Following Eminem's Lead, Estate of Rick James Sues Universal Music for Higher Pay-Out 


Wall Street Analysis, Investors Unenthusiastic About Possible Live Nation-Warner Music Union 


Judge Overturns $625 Million Verdict Against Apple

Songwriter Blasts Rihanna, Kanye over
Song Publishing


A Serious Legal Analysis of the Rebecca Black 'Friday' Controversy 


Apple Isn't Buying Warner's Broken Record 

Jay-Z Starts Lifestyle Website

Chris Brown F.A.M.E.

Chris Brown's 'F.A.M.E.' Tops Billboard 200 Album Chart With More Than a Quarter-Million Copies Sold 


Bertelsmann Expresses Interest in EMI and Warner Music 


Mathew Knowles Says Split With Beyonce Shows 'She Wants To Have More Control of Her Business' 


Amazon's Cloud Drive Faces Music Industry Backlash 


Global Recorded Music Sales Fall Almost $1.5 Billion amid Increased Piracy 


News Corp. Holds Early Talks With Vevo About Myspace 


Lil B Signs Tour Deal With Live Nation, Holds Major Label Hopes 


Eminem Lawsuit May Result in Higher Royalties for Older Artists

Record Labels Turn to Apps for Album Distribution


Rebecca BlackRebecca Black Already a Millionaire with iTunes Sales 


Slow Going For Rihanna Tour 


Universal's Appeal over Eminem Profits Dismissed by Supreme Court 


KKR, BMG Consider Bid for All of Warner Music Group 


Barry Weiss Replaces L.A. Reid, Named Chairman/CEO at Island Def Jam and Motown-Republic 


Report: Citigroup Quietly Shopping EMI 


AT&T/T-Mobile Merger: Five Ways It Could Impact the Music Biz 


SXSW Organizers Plan To Limit Free Events Next Year

Managing Relationships With Fans When Your Fan Base Gets Too Big

Twitter Launches Star-Studded Promo Video, New Site to Mark 5 Year Anniversary

The Eminem ShowMUSIC INDUSTRY ROUNDUP 03/11/2011

Eminem's 2002 "The Eminem Show" Earns Diamond Sales Status 


The Forbes Five: Hip Hop's Wealthiest Artists 


Lucian Grainge is Chairman and CEO of Universal Music Group 


Its Official: Cumulus Signs Deal to Merge With Citadel (Combined Will Own 572 Radio Stations)

What's Broken in A&R and How To Fix It (UK) 


Just 1% of Releases Account for 82% of New Album Sales

Bidding for Warner Music to Run Into April 


Lime Wire Settles Copyright Suit with Publishers

Apple iPad 2 Launches Today

SXSW 2011: The music stories to watch

Barry Weiss Doug Morris


Enrique Iglesias, PMP Producer DJ Frank E Score First Top 40 Radio No. 1 with "Tonight"

Sony Taps Universal's Doug Morris to Run Labels 


Report: Warner Music has 10 Bidders for its Various Music Publishing and Label Assets 


Apple Unlimited Music Downloads: The Last Step Before Streaming? 


Live Nation's Loss Balloons ($124 Million) 


How Much Can a Top-Name Artist Make for Private Shows? 

New Music Industry Plan: Halt Flow of Money (Major Credit Card Transactions) to Pirate Music Sites

Akon Sues Former Booking Agent for Trademark Infringement 


Coca-Cola Launches Global Music Effort to Connect With Teens 


Will Lady Gaga End The Music Business? (Again) 

Lady Gaga - Born This WayMUSIC INDUSTRY ROUNDUP 02/22/2011

Lady Gaga's 'Born This Way' Breaks iTunes Records with 1 Million Downloads in 5 Days 


Ciara 'Prays' Jive Will Release Her From Contract 


Will Apple Charge Music Subscription Services 30% or Won't They? 


Label Executive Talks Rick Ross Maybach Music Group Deal 


Warner Music is Ready to Receive Bids for Company This Week 


Spotify Swept up in Dotcom Bubble with $1 Billion Valuation Maybach Music Group


Apple in Talks to Improve Sound Quality of Music Downloads

The REAL Death of the Music Industry

Music is Universal, Education Should Be Too

Sony Music Streaming Service Debuts in U.S. to Challenge iTunes


Wiz Khalifa
Wiz Khalifa's 'Black and Yellow' tops Billboard hot 100 singles chart

David Joseph (Universal Music UK): The Music Industry will Survive the Digital Revolution 


6 Reasons Why Major Labels Are Still Screwed 


Simon Cowell sparks Sony Music shake-up as Gatfield becomes President (UK) 


Pandora Files $100 Million IPO as Apple Eyes Digital Lockers 


Warner Music, EMI Racing to the Auction Block 


Performance Royalty is ready to Re-Appear in the New Congress Says Artists Should be 'Scared' of iTunes 

Justin Bieber

Breaking Bieber: In New Video Clip Manager Explains Grassroots Approach 


Citigroup Bank Takes Control of EMI 


On The Charts: As Sales Hit Constant New Lows, Where Are The Success Stories? 


Sony Backs Doug Morris to Show Music Industry He's a Long-Player 


You Tube Says Free Music Now Pays as Well as Paid Music 


Rdio Raises $17.5 to Boost Music-Streaming Service 

Hey iTunes, Here Comes Google Music, Spotify 

Sony Music Sales Down 14.5% in Fiscal Q3  

Indie Bosses and Experts React to Citigroup's EMI Takeover

Warner Music at the Stock Exchange Opening Bell

Edgar Bronfman Jr (Warner Music CEO) Found Guilty of Insider Trading By French Courts 


Warner Music Group Mulls Sale, Even as it Considers Buying EMI 


EMI, Warner, Sony, BMG: Could a String of Love Affairs Finally Produce a Marriage 


Universal Music Group Layoffs Expected Today 


New 'BMI Live' Program Allows Performing Songwriters to Register Live Concerts for Royalty Payments 


Music Industry Working on Global Copyright Database 

Rock Ranked As Most Popular Genre In New Nielsen SoundScan Digital Song Chart

Inside Lady Gaga Inc

Britney Spears

Britain's Biggest Record Labels to Sell New Songs on day They First Play on Radio

Sony to Shut CD Plant in US; Lay off 310 Workers 


Britney Spears' 'Hold It Against Me' Declared Her Best Lead Single of All Time 


Jon Borris Named VP of Promotion at Columbia Records 


Steve Jobs Absence Leaves Unanswered Questions 


Why Labels Abandoned A&R

Mark Zuckerberg

Goldman Sachs Invests $450 Million in Facebook at $50 Billion Valuation 


Universal Republic's Preisdent & CEO Monte Lipman Signs New Long-Term Contract With UMG 


MySpace Poised for Massive Layoffs 


Warner Music Group Names Cameron Strang CEO of Warner/Chappell Publishing 


Clear Channel Appoints Dirk Eller to Chief Financial Officer of Clear Channel International 

How MP3 Compression Works

MUSIC INDUSTRY ROUNDUP 12/27/2010Teena Marie

Soul Singer Legend Teena Marie Dead at 54


SoundExchange Handed Out $155 Million Dollars to Artists in 2009, More in 2010 


Sony Launches 'Music Unlimited' Streaming Service 


Keyshia Cole, Jamie Foxx, Kerri Hilson Gunning For Top Ten On Next Week's Charts 

Rhythm Year End Leaders 2010

5 Predictions for the Music Industry

Internet Sharks

American Internet Use Catches Up With TV Use 


Nielsen to Shut Down its U.S. Radio Ratings 


Manager Johnny Wright Sounds Off on the State of the Music Industry   


Funk Legend George Clinton Sues the Black Eyed Peas for Alleged CopyrightInfringement 


Sony Courts Universal Music's Doug Morris 


Bieber's 'Baby' and Dodson's 'Bed Intruder' Are Most-Watched Videos 

Copyright Lawsuit Filed Over 50 Cent Song 'I Get Money' 


Pop Music's Utility Man: Flo Rida's Singles, Going Steady

Business Matters: Best Buy Shares Sink After Disappointing Earnings Results

Barry Weiss

RCA/Jive Label Group Chairman Barry Weiss to Exit Sony for Universal Music Group 


EMI Group Appoints Ruth Prior as Chief Financial Officer 


Downtown's Michael Howe Takes Senior A&R Post at Capitol-Virigin 


Fontana Promotes Bryan Mead to Senior Vice President of Marketing 


Marketwatch Names Steve Jobs CEO of the Decade 

The Top Paying Gigs in Music, 2010

Willow Smith to Become Youngest Female to Top UK Singles Chart

Music By Numbers

Grammy Awards

53rd Annual Grammy Awards Nominees List 


Artist Vs. Label: From Petty to Nelly, Ten Infamous Music Industry Spats 


Supreme Court Won't Hear RIAA File Sharing Case 


Major Digital Music Players to Adopt DDEX Standards 

Secrets of the 'New Music Industry' That The 'Old Music Industry' Doesn't Want To Know 


News Corp Might be Open To Selling MySpace 


Vevo is Gearing Up For Global Expansion 


Producer of Ray Charles Musical Sues Investors 

Print Publisher Hal Leonard Strike Deal With EMI 

Kanye West Nicki MinajMUSIC INDUSTRY ROUNDUP 11/27/2010

Kanye West, Nicki Minaj Set for Huge Billboard 200 Debuts 


Music Publisher BMG Buying Chysalis in $168 Million Deal 


U.S. Government Shuts Down Web Sites in Piracy Crackdown 


Swarms of Shoppers Charge the Malls, Eager to Spend - But Cautiously 


Delays Dog Google's Digital Music Service 


Google Signs France Artists Deal to Cool Tensions from Copyright Battles 


David Guetta Keynote Speaker at MidemNet 2011 BMG Rights Management


Rihanna Returns to No.1 on Singles Charts  

Reggaeton Star Don Omar Signs With EMI Publishing

Edgar Bronfman  Jr

Warner Music Group's Bronfman Talks Performance Royalty, EMI & More 


Myspace Surrenders Social Networking Crown to Facebook With New 'Mashup' 


Warner Music Group 4Q Loss Widens ($46 Million) 


Senate Committee Passes Web Piracy Bill 


Ed Lover is Out at Clear Channel's 'Power 105.1' New York 


Music Sellers Eye Robust Shopping In Week Ahead 


Live Nation Sues Former Chairman Over Severance Agreement 


Apple Scores Music Rights to The Beatles, iTunes Finally Complete 


Warner Music Planning $750 Million Bid For EMI's Record Company 


Universal Music to Launch US Cost Cutting Drive After 3rd Qtr Earnings Slide 


Clear Channel Names Robert Pittman Chairman of Media & Entertainment Platforms 


EMI Chief Roger Faxon Rules Out Splitting Company to Pay Citigroup Debt 


Clear Channel Names Robert Pittman Chairman of Media & Entertainment