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  1. Chart Moves: Nicki Minaj's 'Roman' Reissue Spurs 591% Gain, Sony's 'Playlist' Series Sizzles (at $1.99)

    November 30, 2012 8:00 AM EST The Billboard 200 On the chart this week, Rihanna bounded in at No. 1 with her first chart-topping set, "Unapologetic." The SRP/Def Jam album moved 238,000 copies in its first week, according to Nielsen SoundScan, also marking Rihanna� ...

  2. Business Matters: Are Market-Based Solution the Future of Music? Ask GreenLight Music, EMI Music Publishing

    June 14, 2012 5:34 PM EDT Market Solutions May Be Answer to Copyright Questions Copyright law isn't broke, but it needs private enterprises to find solutions. Take last week's news that Clear Channel had struck a comprehensive royalties agreement with Big Machine ...

  3. Business Matters: Spotify's Reported $4 Billion Valuation in Perspective

    March 26, 2012 5:08 PM EDT Spotify Looking For Billions In Funding Spotify is reported to be seeking funding of $3.5 billion, according to Business Insider , or $4 billion, according to the Financial Times . The company has over 10 million active users, well over 3 million ...

  4. The Dirty Heads Partners With Five Seven

    May 28, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Alternative rockers the Dirty Heads have partnered with Five Seven Music, the alternative label under The Eleven Seven Music Group, for global releases. The band is planning releases for territories such as the UK and Europe, Japan and Southeast A ...

  5. German Biz Heads To SXSW

    March 08, 2010 12:00 AM EST Seventy-nine German music companies will have a presence at SXSW from March 17 to March 21. The German government is financing the trip by the music companies, which will also include 16 artists. Seven artists participating are financially promote ...

  6. Metallica Holds At No. 1, Ne-Yo Arrives In Second

    September 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Metallica's "Death Magnetic" retains the No. 1 slot for a second week on the Billboard 200 while new arrivals from Ne-Yo, Nelly, Darius Rucker, DJ Khaled and Buckcherry all start in the top 10 . . . In Progress Reports, we've g ...

  7. Flo Rida's 'Low' Continues To Rule Hot 100

    February 14, 2008 12:00 AM EST Rapper Flo Rida continues to fend off all challengers on the Billboard Hot 100, as his single "Low" beings an eighth week at No. 1. Chris Brown's "With You" remains at No. 2 and is the fastest growing track at radio, while ...

  8. Top Songwriters Gather For BMI Panel

    February 10, 2008 12:00 AM EST What do Rodney Jerkins, Anthony Hamilton, Evanescence co-founder Ben Moody and other top songwriters have in common? An ability to produce and write songs in several genres, and create new business opportunities around their work. The three joined ...

  9. Nettwerk In Deal For Mobile Direct-To-Consumer Offering

    May 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Mobile media firm Zannel has struck licensing deals with Eleven Seven Records and Nettwerk Music Group to create mobile "channels" of content dedicated to each artist. About 48 artists are involved, including Dido, Sarah McLachlan, The E ...

  10. Oz, HK Concerts Raise Cash for Tsunami Appeal

    January 10, 2005 12:00 AM EST Concerts in Australia and Hong Kong have raised considerable funds in support of survivors of the Indian Ocean tsunamis. Concerts in Australia and Hong Kong have raised considerable funds in support of survivors of the Indian Ocean tsunami. The &q ...

  11. Oz, HK Concerts Raise Cash for Tsunami Appeal

    January 10, 2005 12:00 AM EST Concerts in Australia and Hong Kong have raised considerable funds in support of survivors of the Indian Ocean tsunamis. Concerts in Australia and Hong Kong have raised considerable funds in support of survivors of the Indian Ocean tsunami. The &q ...

  12. OutKast Grabs Five Nods For MTV Europe Awards

    October 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Rome to host gala Nov. 18. With five nominations, OutKast leads the field running up to the 2004 MTV Europe Music Awards, which as previously reported will be held Nov. 18 in Rome for the first time. The eclectic Atlanta-based duo is nominated for ...

  13. OutKast Grabs Five Nods For MTV Europe Awards

    October 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT With five nominations, OutKast leads the field running up to the 2004 MTV Europe Music Awards, which will be held Nov. 18 in Rome, Italy. With five nominations, OutKast leads the field running up to the 2004 MTV Europe Music Awards, which as previ ...