NRJ Radio

  1. French Media Group NRJ Moves Into Canada

    July 09, 2009 12:00 AM EDT French media group NRJ is entering the Canadian market through a licensing agreement with Canadian group Astral Media Radio. Starting Aug. 24, the 10 radio channels of the Quebec-based ENERGIE network will be rebranded NRJ. This partnership will a ...

  2. Perry Picks Up Wrong NRJ Award In Cannes

    January 18, 2009 12:00 AM EST Katy Perry received the award for best international song during France's NRJ awards in Cannes, but the honor was actually meant for Rihanna. Perry was given the award by mistake and host Nikos Aliagas later admitted the error. Rihanna actual ...

  3. Sabot Back At France's NRJ

    June 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT French media group NRJ has appointed Christophe Sabot as its director of the live sector and of music media outlets, which includes radio networks, TV channels and Web services. Sabot will be in charge of developing and building on audiences for N ...

  4. NRJ Group Appoints General Secretary

    February 06, 2008 12:00 AM EST Maryam Salehi has been appointed general secretary of French media conglomerate NRJ Group. The position has been vacant since the departure of Luc Moreau in early 2005. In her new role, Salehi will oversee the group's administrative operation ...

  5. Tokio Hotel Checks In With NRJ Awards Win

    January 27, 2008 12:00 AM EST German pop-rock boyband Tokio Hotel was a popular winner last night grabbing the trophy for best international group at the NRJ Awards, held at the Palais Des Festivals on the eve of the annual Midem trade fair. All members of the four-piece break ...

  6. NRJ, Universal Belgium Team For Free Downloads

    August 22, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Belgian commercial radio network NRJ Belgium and Universal Music Belgium have teamed for a hefty free downloads promotion. The music major is offering a total of 50,000 downloads through the free-music.be site, which went live Aug. 17. The tie-up ...

  7. Virgin Brand Embroiled In French Storm

    July 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Leading French music and entertainment firms are disputing media watchdog CSA's approval of a re-branding exercise involving Richard Branson's Virgin Group. The CSA last week validated a corporate name-change, which sees French national ...

  8. France's NRJ Offers Unlimited Mobile Downloads

    June 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT NRJ Mobile, the MVNO subsidiary of French media conglomerate NRJ Group, officially launches a music download service for 3G mobile phone users in France tomorrow (June 15). The "Music Illimitee" service offers an unlimited number of down ...

  9. Maroon5, Jenifer Take Two At NRJ Awards

    January 23, 2005 12:00 AM EST Maroon5 and French vocalist Jenifer were the only multiple winners at the 2005 NRJ Music Awards, each taking home two awards. The ceremony was held last night (Jan. 22) at the Grand Auditorium of the Maroon5 and French vocalist Jenifer were the on ...

  10. Maroon5, Jenifer Take Two At NRJ Awards

    January 23, 2005 12:00 AM EST Gala held Jan. 22 in Cannes. Maroon5 and French vocalist Jenifer were the only multiple winners at the 2005 NRJ Music Awards, each taking home two awards. The ceremony was held last night (Jan. 22) at the Grand Auditorium of the Palais des Festiva ...

  11. Max Guzzini Exits France's NRJ

    April 09, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Max Guazzini has unexpectedly stepped down as president/CEO of Paris-based radio company NRJ Group. He will be replaced by director general Jean-Charles Mathey. Max Guazzini has unexpectedly stepped down as president/CEO of Paris-based radio compa ...

  12. Uni France Nixes Controversial Advertising Practice

    March 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST Universal Music France CEO Pascal Nègre has put an end to his company's involvement in the controversial local practice of linking artists with radio stations. Universal Music France CEO Pascal Nègre has put an end to his company ...

  13. Kyo Takes 4 At NRJ Awards

    January 25, 2004 12:00 AM EST With four awards, French rock act Kyo was the big winner Saturday at the 5th annual NRJ Music Awards in Cannes. With four awards, French rock act Kyo was the big winner Saturday at the 5th annual NRJ Music Awards in Cannes. The local Jive-signed a ...