Matt Medved

Director, Dance/Electronic Programming & Cross-Dept. Content Strategy

Matt Medved heads Billboard's dance/electronic music department and cross-department content strategy, founding digital vertical Billboard Dance in 2015 and scaling its growth tactics to other verticals (pop, hip hop, rock, latin, country, etc.). He holds JD/MA degrees from The George Washington University and a BS in Journalism from Northwestern University.

Sting performs onstage during the 89th Annual Academy Awards at Hollywood & Highland Center on Feb. 26, 2017 in Hollywood, Calif.

Watch Sting Perform 'The Empty Chair' at the 2017 Oscars

The song, with music by J. Ralph, was featured on the soundtrack of Jim: The James Foley Story, a documentary which chronicles the story of American journalist James Foley who was captured and beheaded by ISIS.