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SoundExchange set another record for distributions in the third quarter, sending $153.7 million to record labels and artists in the third quarter. The figure was 25.5% greater than the same period last year and 74.7% above the $88 million distributed in the third quarter of 2011.
Twitter is hoping to raise $1 billion in an initial public stock offering. What does it mean to the music business? Not a whole lot.
Emilio Romano has resigned from his post as Telemundo's president two years after joining the network, according to Joe Uva, NBCUniversal's chairman of Hispanic enterprises and content, in a statement to employees.
The cannon at the Flutter Fetti booth near the front of the gambling trade show in Las Vegas last week delivered regular bursts of metallic and crepe paper cutouts, shooting them to the ceiling in big booms and carpeting the floor with shimmering hearts, stars and circles. The glittery mess outshone the slot machines and online poker touchscreens in more ways than one.
Rock legend Roger Waters sets the solo artist Boxscore record with totals submitted from the final leg of the Wall Live tour, which also place him at No. 1 on our weekly ranking of Hot Tours.
On next week's Billboard 200 albums chart, Justin Timberlake is set for his second No. 1 this year, while red-hot singer Lorde is aiming for a No. 3 start with her debut full-length album, "Pure Heroine."
Morrissey has revealed that he was not consulted over last month’s takedown request aimed at a Tumblr blog pairing The Smiths lyrics with Peanuts comic strips.
For a company that’s only been running for one and a half years, Kobalt Neighbouring Rights is already building up a bit of a reputation.
Four months after opening its review of Apple’s finances, the Securities and Exchange Commission has closed it, having found nothing untoward about the company’s handling of its overseas cash and related tax policies.
According to SoundExchange, a performance rights organization that collects royalties from more than 2,000 digital music services, the late Palm Springs resident ranks as the most frequently streamed artist of the past decade, followed by Bruce Springsteen and Pearl Jam.
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