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  1. Industry Veteran Bob Mercer Dies

    May 06, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Music industry veteran Bob Mercer, the British CEO of the NOW compilation business in the U.S., has died aged 65. Mercer was headhunted by EMI from General Foods in the early '70s and tasked with shaking up the major's marketing. He went ...

  2. Polydor U.K. Chief Joseph Promoted

    April 25, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music Group International chairman/CEO Lucian Grainge has expanded the remit of Polydor U.K. co-president David Joseph. Universal Music Group International chairman/CEO Lucian Grainge has expanded the remit of Polydor U.K. co-president D ...

  3. Moby's 'Hotel' Checks Back Into Euro Top Spot

    April 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Moby's "Hotel" (Mute) regains the top spot in its fourth week on the European Top 100 Albums chart. It spent two weeks atop the chart before dropping to No. 2 last week, behind 50 Cent's "The Massacre Moby's "Hot ...

  4. Moby's 'Hotel' Checks Back Into Euro Top Spot

    April 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Moby's "Hotel" (Mute) regains the top spot in its fourth week on the European Top 100 Albums chart. It spent two weeks atop the chart before dropping to No. 2 last week, behind 50 Cent's "The Massacre Moby's "Hot ...

  5. George Michael Claims Euro Albums Crown

    March 25, 2004 12:00 AM EST George Michael makes a strong return to the European album-sales charts with "Patience" (Aegean/Sony Music), which debuts at No. 1 on European Top 100 Albums. It opens at the top in the U.K., Germany, George Michael makes a strong return ...

  6. George Michael Claims Euro Albums Crown

    March 25, 2004 12:00 AM EST George Michael makes a strong return to the European album-sales charts with "Patience" (Aegean/Sony Music), which debuts at No. 1 on European Top 100 Albums. It opens at the top in the U.K., Germany, George Michael makes a strong return ...