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  1. Baauer’s ‘Harlem Shake’: The Global Hit That Started With a One-Off Single Deal

    February 28, 2013 7:00 AM EST The Internet is full of free downloads, but most don’t end up topping the charts like Baauer’s “Harlem Shake.” The single was brought to market through a label as uncommon as the track’s quirky success story.   Jeffrees, a sub-label of Diplo’s Mad ...

  2. Ne-Yo, Ethiopia Habtemariam Talk 'R.E.D.' Album, His Universal Motown A&R Job

    November 06, 2012 8:00 AM EST "I pride myself on being the type of artist who can work half in the R&B world and half in the pop world." That was one of Ne-Yo's first messages to industry colleagues who attended his intimate showcase at New York's Joe&# ...

  3. @Film and TV Conference: Mad About 'Mad Men'

    October 28, 2010 12:00 AM EDT From left, Matthew Weiner, "Mad Men" creator; David Carbonara, the show's composer; and Jennifer Harmon, membership representative of ASCAP. PHOTO: ARNOLD TURNER During an intimate discussion with ASCAP membership representative Jen ...

  4. Ne-Yo Writing Songs for Justin Bieber, Carrie Underwood

    October 18, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Ne-Yo may be preparing for the release of fourth album "Libra Scale" and its corresponding comic book, but the R&B star has also been busy writing songs for a variety of pop artists, including Justin Bieber, Rihanna and Beyonce, as w ...

  5. The Diplo Way

    August 05, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Perhaps the best snapshot of indie label Mad Decent can be provided with a summary of the contents of its blog. Visitors to the site July 23 would find a link to a Miami Bass-centric broadcast on a London pirate radio show, an obituary for Baltimo ...

  6. On The Road

    November 29, 2004 12:00 AM EST Tania Taschereau, formerly talent buyer for Mad Booking & Events, has joined upstart Atlanta-based concert promoter Rival Entertainment. Read Ray Waddell's column. Tania Taschereau, formerly talent buyer for Mad Booking & Events, ...

  7. Cardwell Forms New Event/Talent Firm

    August 30, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Former MAD chief opens MAC Presents. Former MAD chief opens MAC Presents. News ...

  8. Cardwell Forms New Event/Talent Firm

    August 30, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Former MAD chief forms MAC Presents. Nashville-based promoter/producer Marcie Allen Cardwell has formed MAC Presents, an independent talent buyer and event sponsorship firm, Billboard.biz has learned. Cardwell resigned as president of live-event p ...

  9. MAD Booking Prez Cardwell Resigns

    August 09, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Marcie Allen Cardwell has resigned as president of live-event producer MAD Booking & Events in Nashville, the company she founded, she tells Billboard.biz. Laura Valente, formerly VP in MAD's Atla Marcie Allen Cardwell has resigned as ...