1. Nelly Furtado Launches Indie Label

    March 16, 2009 6:00 AM EDT Pop star Nelly Furtado is not the first major-label musician to start her own label, but she is one of the few to do it with an indie. Furtado is launching Nelstar in cooperation with the Canadian independent label group Last Gang Labels. The Toronto-based electro-dance band Fritz Helder &…