CAA has lost another artist to a rival. This time it's singer and songwriter Phillip Phillips, who has signed with WME for exclusive worldwide representation in music, film, television, books and endorsements.
Universal Music Canada has promoted Kristen Burke to executive vice-president and general manager to lead the company's teams across marketing, digital, commercial affairs, promotions, communications and creative.
Even with the turnaround news of the last few years, there could be more good news ahead for the music industry, according to panelists at the Ny:Lon Connect event staged by the Music Business Association and Music Ally on Tuesday (Jan. 23) in Manhattan.
As if Raphael Saadiq’s day weren’t going well enough after garnering an Oscar nomination for best original song Tuesday morning (Jan. 23) for co-writing “Mighty River” from Mudbound, Stevie Wonder called just to say he loved him and congratulations.
Over the course of the past several years, we have been watching with a keen eye and sometimes predicting various elements of the rise of the streaming economy. Now look for these five new developments in the new world of the streaming economy.
As Death Row Records co-founder Marion "Suge" Knight prepares to defend himself at a murder trial, a Los Angeles Superior Court judge has convened an emergency hearing Tuesday morning to discuss an application by two journalists who have been summoned to testify before a grand jury.