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  1. Bruce Springsteen Mocks London Concert Curfew; UK Official Says There Were 'No Safety Issues'

    July 18, 2012 8:09 AM EDT LONDON - Bruce Springsteen Tuesday night poked fun at the London concert organizers who had cut off the power during his Saturday night concert in Hyde Park due to a noise curfew. When he took to the stage in Dublin, "The Boss" flipped a ...

  2. IFPI Digital Music Report 2012: The Effectiveness of Anti-Piracy Strategies

    January 23, 2012 7:01 PM EST The main news to come out of IFPI's Digital Music Report 2012 is that digital sales and services grew by 8% in 2011 to $5.2 billion, combined with a slowing decline in the overall recorded music market, which fell 3% from a total trade value ...

  3. Singer Charlotte Church: UK Press Destroyed My Career

    November 28, 2011 3:30 PM EST She was just 13 when Rupert Murdoch asked her to sing at his wedding. Charlotte Church was given a choice: a 100,000 pound fee, or a chance to generate good will with the media magnate by performing for free. She wanted the cash, but her record co ...

  4. Billboard's Women In Music 2011: Frances Moore

    October 01, 2011 12:00 AM EDT No. 33 (tie) Frances Moore CEO, IFPI Website: Ifpi.org Twitter: @IFPI_org This year brought a major victory for Frances Moore as CEO of IFPI, the international trade organization of the recording industry. Moore has been a leading force in the dri ...

  5. George Michael Arrested

    July 06, 2010 12:00 AM EDT George Michael has been arrested on suspicion of being unfit to drive, according to the BBC. He was arrested on Sunday (July 4) after police received reports that a car had crashed into a building in north London. Michael was taken to a north Lond ...

  6. U.K. Arrest In P2P Pre-Release Investigation

    June 22, 2009 12:00 AM EDT A 33-year-old man has been arrested in the U.K. in connection with a group leaking pre-release music on P2P file-sharing networks. He was arrested in Portsmouth following a joint enquiry by trade body the BPI and IFPI, in conjunction with the City ...

  7. Hayes Denies Racist Attack

    August 22, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Former Savage Garden frontman Darren Hayes has issued a statement in which he "strenuously denies" allegations made against him after he was arrested on suspicion of racial abuse. The Australian singer handed himself in to police followi ...

  8. George Michael Arrested In Drugs Probe

    February 27, 2006 12:00 AM EST British singer George Michael was arrested on Sunday (Feb. 26) on suspicion of possessing drugs after he was found slumped in a car in central London, a police source said. British singer George Michael was arrested on Sunday (Feb. 26) on suspicio ...

  9. George Michael Arrested In Drugs Probe

    February 27, 2006 12:00 AM EST Singer found 'slumped over steering wheel.' British singer George Michael was arrested on Sunday (Feb. 26) on suspicion of possessing drugs after he was found slumped in a car in central London, a police source said. Michael, 42, who has ...