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  1. Fred Wilson Confirmed for Keynote at Billboard FutureSound Conference

    October 25, 2012 8:00 AM EDT Venture capitalist Fred Wilson will be a keynote speaker at the Billboard FutureSound Conference, presented in association with Loeb & Loeb LLP, which will take place November 15-16 in San Francisco. Wilson is managing partner at New York-base ...

  2. Billboard Women In Music 2011: List of Nominees

    December 02, 2011 1:30 PM EST At Billboard's Woman of the Year Ceremony in New York on Friday, Taylor Swift was honored as Woman of the Year, Nicki Minaj as Rising Star, and the list of executives honored was again topped by by Atlantic Records Group Chairman/CEO Julie Gr ...

  3. Coldplay Allows 'Glee' To Use Its Songs

    June 15, 2010 12:00 AM EDT As Fox's "Glee" became a breakout hit, bands lined up for a chance to have their music performed by the William McKinley High kids. Well, not every artist. Notably, Bryan Adams and Coldplay said no. But writer-producer Ryan Murphy t ...

  4. Lily Allen, Dizzee Rascal Up For Ivor Novello Awards

    April 20, 2010 12:00 AM EDT U.K. pop act Lily Allen and rapper Dizzee Rascal have each scored two nominations for the 55th Ivor Novello Awards . The award for British songwriters and composers take place at London's Grosvenor House on May 20. Allen and co-writer Greg Ku ...

  5. Festival Money

    May 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The relationship between agents and talent buyers is a bit of a chess game, with the fact that talent is the commodity in question bringing its own dynamic to the traditional sales equation. Call it the favor factor. "In our business everybod ...

  6. Williams' Heirs Win Battle With Legacy, Polygram

    January 26, 2006 12:00 AM EST Hank Williams' heirs--Jett and Hank Williams Jr.--have won a yearlong court battle with Legacy Entertainment Group and Polygram Records over control of scores of their father's radio performances from Hank Williams’ heirs—Jett and Hank W ...