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  1. Drake, ID-PR Split Post-Rolling Stone Cover Debacle (Exclusive)

    February 27, 2014 6:38 PM EST Two weeks after Drake slammed Rolling Stone for swapping out his planned cover story for a Philip Seymour Hoffman memoriam, the rapper and PR firm ID-PR have parted ways, Billboard has confirmed.   Drake had been working with ID for the past year ...

  2. Executive Turntable: Vincent Clery-Melin Named Global MD of KLS' AWAL; Chamber Group Appoints Isabel Quinteros as West Coast SD

    September 11, 2013 11:47 AM EDT Kobalt Label Services (KLS) announced that Vincent Clery-Melin will be joining them as global managing director of AWAL, KLS' digital distribution and marketing services company. In his new position, Clery-Melin will be to lead AWAL's ...

  3. Backbeat: Jay-Z, Beyonce, Steve Stoute, More Get Made In America

    September 04, 2012 4:15 PM EDT Steve Stoute, Founder, Translations LLC, poses with Paul Chibe, CMO, Anheuser-Busch. (Photo: Jess Letkemann) Made In America, the inaugural two-day music festival and brainchild of Jay-Z and Budweiser , lit up Fairmount Park in Philadelphia on Sep ...

  4. Backbeat: Ne-Yo, Melanie Fiona Rock Pepsi/Billboard's Summer Beats Show Honoring Michael Jackson's 'Bad'

    August 30, 2012 1:49 PM EDT (L-R): Frank Cooper, chief marketing officer of global consumer engagement at PepsiCo, arrives at the Billboard/Pepsi Summer Beats show last night with Prometheus Global Media CEO Dottie Mattison and Bozoma Saint John, cultural branding marketer a ...

  5. Backbeat: Cash Money Throws BET Awards Party With Birdman, Slim, Monte Lipman, Cortez Bryant, More

    July 03, 2012 3:20 PM EDT Celebrating the Cash Money Billboard cover are (from left) Ronald "Slim" Williams, Cash Money's Vernon Brown, Universal Republic's Monte Lipman, Young Money president Mack Maine, Bryan "Birdman" Williams and Billboard ...

  6. Backbeat: tUnE-yArDs, Manchester Orchestra, Z-Trip Sweat Through Coachella's Second Weekend

    April 22, 2012 6:00 PM EDT tUnE-yArDs, aka Merrill Garbis overcoming Coachella's desert heat that kicked-in the second weekend. (Photo: Jeff Miller) INDIO, CALIF. -- tUnE-yArDs, aka Merrill Garbis, played a set under the harsh sun during the day on Saturday at Coachell ...

  7. Backbeat: LMFAO, David Guetta, Karmin Behind The Scenes at Z100's Jingle Ball Red Carpet

    December 12, 2011 5:30 PM EST While Lady Gaga, Kelly Clarkson, Pitbull and many more pop stars were rocking the stage at Z100's annual Jingle Ball concert on Friday night (Dec. 9), the red carpet at New York's Madison Square Garden was swarming with press reps, photo ...

  8. Backbeat: The Old And The New At Boyz II Men Listening Party

    October 03, 2011 5:05 PM EDT On Bended Knees: Boyz II Men (L to R): Wanya Morris, Shawn Stockman, Nathan Morris (Photo: ManhattanSociety.com/Gregory Partanio) The old and the new were on display at Manhattan's Porsche Design Space when 90s R&B stalwarts Boyz II Men h ...