Hillary Scott and songwriter-producer Ross Copperman (Dierks Bentley, Brett Eldredge) spent part of the morning on June 18 working with Williams syndrome patients in Nashville as the Academy of Country Music's ACM Lifting Lives fund continues a program to aid research into the developmental disorder.
GVL, the German society for administering neighbouring rights, announced positive financial results for the year 2017. With revenues of €310 million euro, the year's annual result exceeds that of the previous record set in 2016.
Fresh off of YouTube's industry keynote speech at VidCon, chief product officer Neal Mohan on Thursday announced that the streaming platform was developing new tools to help creators make money off of their content besides advertising.
When the United States recognized Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, Israelis hoped other countries would follow suit. Instead, the move has created a backlash. The latest setback threatens the contested city’s hopes of hosting the 2019 Eurovision song contest — an affair that has become something of a national obsession.
Jones faces charges including receiving stolen property, possession of firearm during the commission of a crime, narcotics possession, marijuana possession and dangerous drugs to be kept in original container, according to jail reports.
When Spotify announced that they were offering advances worth up to six figures to indie artists and managers in exchange for licensing music directly to their platform, many label execs understandably spoke out in protest -- particularly in the indie community.