UMP Mexico will provide administration, licensing and creative services for all domestic and international songs owned and/or administered by SACM Publishing in the U.S. and Puerto Rico. The deal applies only to the administration of synch and mechanical royalties and not to performance royalties.
On the last Panic! At the Disco album cycle, frontman Brendon Urie tipped his hat to D’Angelo’s “Untitled (How Does It Feel)” in a music video for “Girls/Girls/Boys.” This time around, Urie’s paying tribute to something a little less risqué… the video game Monument Valley.
Within the last few years, fans of avant indie music have come to terms with the fact that the name Scott Walker is no longer most closely associated with the American-born British singer-songwriter behind some of the more challenging albums of the last 20 years.
The members of Chumbawamba may have gotten knocked down, according to their massive 1997 hit, “Tubthumping,” but they are getting up once again via a documentary that will chronicle the British band’s rise, fall, and all-too-brief moment in the spotlight.
The Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl made time for an impromptu jam session ahead of the band's 20th anniversary concert in Washington D.C. last weekend, busting out a rendition of the Neil Young classic "Cinnamon Girl" with a little help from his friends former Pearl Jam drummer Dave Krusen, Jonny Kaplan, Rami Jaffee of the Foo Fighters and Blind Melon guitarist Chris Thorn.
We at Billboard believe in a healthy, better lifestyle. We also believe in Queen Beyoncé. We've decided to follow in Beyoncé and many others' footsteps and join Marco Borges' 22-days vegan challenge, with the hope of feeling ***flawless by day 23.
A judge on Tuesday (July 7) ruled that Marion "Suge" Knight should stand trial for murder despite the fact that a key witness -- one of the men he's accused of running over -- refused to identify him in court.
Here's some good news in advance of The Simpsons' panel at Comic-Con. Harry Shearer has signed a new deal to return to the Fox animated comedy, the network announced Tuesday. With the deal, all six principal voice actors are confirmed to return for the historic 27th and 28th seasons.
Sales of country recordings kept contracting during second-quarter 2015, though three acts who have created music that paints outside the lines -- Zac Brown Band, Little Big Town and Sam Hunt -- finished one-two among the top-selling albums and tracks for the quarter.