Berkelee Empower Symposium Organizers

Berklee Valencia to Host Women's Empower Symposium

Berklee will host a Women’s Empower Symposium at the music college’s campus in Valencia, Spain on March 27. The event, spearheaded by a group of Master’s students at the school, is designed to present female industry role models to young women starting their careers in an industry dominated by men on the executive level.
Amanda Palmer

Amanda Palmer Fans Pledge More Than $14,000 Per 'Thing' She Creates

Using crowd-funding startup Patreon, Amanda Palmer has attracted 1,620 patrons and counting to contribute at least $1 per "thing" she creates, a level of investment that will so far earn her over $14,250 for every piece of content.
Smash Mouth

Smash Mouth Inks Publishing Deal With Spirit Music

Spirit Music Group has signed rock group Smash Mouth to an exclusive global publishing administration deal for their entire catalog, which includes such songs as "All Star," "Walkin' On The Sun" and "Then The Morning Comes."
Destiney's Child

Top 10 Most Iconic Girl Group Music Videos: 'Waterfalls,' 'Wannabe' & More

Since the advent of MTV, the music video has been an absolutely integral part of the Girl Group experience. Groups have made their careers off one eye-catching video, had their images cemented, and became a part of pop culture history. Here is Billboard's list of the 10 most iconic girl group videos.
Aspiro Shareholders Consider Rejecting Jay Z's $56 Million Bid

Aspiro Shareholders Consider Rejecting Jay Z's $56 Million Bid

Swedish financial paper Dagens Industri reports that the minority shareholders of Aspiro AB -- the streaming company Jay Z recently bid $56 million on, via Shawn Carter Enterprises subsidiary Project Panther Bidco -- are preparing to reject his offer.
The Hunger Games

2015 MTV Movie Awards: Read the Full List of Nominees

Jennifer Lawrence may not have been nominated for an Oscar for her role as Katniss Everdeen, but she'll (once again) face off at the MTV Movie Awards in April for that role.