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A look at the music industry

In Depth: The Music Industry Ari Herstand, founder and CEO of Aristake.com joins Hal to discuss how music streaming services have changed the music industry. Segment 1: Ari Herstand, founder and CEO of Aristake.com joins Hal to discuss how music streaming services have changed the music industry. Ari says the way people discover new artists […]

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The newest name in the music industry – Unfownd Musik LLC

UNFOWND MUSIK LLC was started by identical twin brothers Justin and Jason La Ferla who were born and raised in New York City and have a passion for music and specifically finding new talent at an early age. After pursuing a career in basketball and receiving Division 1 scholarships at Ohio University, they majored in […]

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Hypery and Concordium set to bring the music industry into the Web3 era

ZUG, Switzerland, March 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Hypery, a European NFT start-up in the music industry, and Concordium, a public proof-of-stake blockchain with an integrated identification layer to meet regulatory requirements, today announce a cooperation aimed at to revolutionize the future of distribution in the music industry by providing artists with the ability to offer […]

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Cameron Crowe at Keynote Entertainment Law Initiative during Grammy week

In a scene he probably wouldn’t even have written in one of his films, the Oscar-winning writer, director and producer Cameron Crowe will be the keynote speaker at the Entertainment Law Initiativeduring Grammy Week in April. Crowe, of course, is the writer-director of the classic rock movie “Almost Famous,” as well as “Fast Times at […]

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Phylicia Fant Joins Amazon as Head of Music Industry Partnerships

Amazon Music has announced that Phylicia Fant has joined the company as Head of Music Industry Partnerships, a newly created role. According to the announcement, she will identify and oversee strategic music partnerships and identify crossover entertainment campaigns for Amazon Music. She will be based at the company’s office in Culver City, Calif., and will […]

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Top 3 NFT Platforms in the Music Industry

Here to forever change the way artists and fans interact, cryptocurrencies and blockchain technologies are touring the music industry – from digital ticketing to distribution, NFTs are taking over. Let’s take a close look at the four major NFT platforms leading the way: Centaurify, MusicArt, and Meteora. centaurify Centaurify is an NFT music universe that […]

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Gareth Emery gets real about the struggles of the music industry

At one point or another, we’ve all heard the debate about what makes a successful musical artist. Do they stick to their original sound or do they have to experiment with different sounds? What looked more like a casual conversation apparently made its way into the The music industry in its entirety. Gareth Emery uses […]

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Blackburn supports Nashville’s music industry in the fight against intellectual property theft in China

Conservative Tennessee Senator Marsha Blackburn is supporting Nashville’s largely left-leaning music scene by advocating for tougher action on trademark protections for music in the Chinese market. The big picture: Economic abuses occurring in the Chinese market are affecting Americans of all backgrounds and emerging as one of the few areas of bipartisan cooperation. American songwriters […]

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Music Industry Veteran Tod Elmore Joins RCS Productions as Managing Director and Lead Talent Buyer

Tod Elmore, Marcus Wilbur and Shannon Sandel ATLANTA (CelebrityAccess) — RCS Productions has named Tod Elmore as the company’s chief executive and lead talent buyer. At the same time, he will continue to run his artist management and consulting company, Hubbub! Music. Elmore will oversee day-to-day operations, […]

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The Saint Rose Music Industry Program will host the “Les Paul Through the Lens” exhibit from March 14-20

Les Paul in his home studio (courtesy of the Les Paul Foundation) Join us on Facebook Live The Music Industry Program at the College of Saint Rose will host an exhibition and events March 14-20 dedicated to musician and inventor Les Paul. “Les Paul Through the Lens,” to be held at the Esther Massry Gallery […]

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Calls for Contributions to the Music Industry’s Sexual Harms Review + All the Biggest Headlines in the Industry

Lyrics by Christie Eliezer Concert venues in and out are plentiful, WA’s live music reveals staggering suffering, and more! Not up to date with all the recent happenings in the music industry? We don’t blame you. Here’s a roundup of all the biggest Australian music industry news from the past fortnight. Headlines : Call to […]

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The music industry mourns the death of SBTV founder Jamal Edwards

The UK music industry is in mourning following the death of SBTV founder Jamal Edwards, aged 31. The entrepreneur shot to fame creating the new music platform, which helped launch a string of UK music careers including Dave and Jessie J. He was an ambassador for the Prince’s Trust, a charity run by the Prince […]

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DJ Jersey Jon’s attacks the music industry from every angle

The music industry is highly competitive and one of the hardest industries to break into, but that doesn’t mean it’s impossible. Whether you’re a music producer, engineer, or artist, you can always have what it takes to break into the music industry if you work hard and take the necessary steps. Here’s an example of […]

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Cybersecurity for musicians and the music industry

Cybersecurity for musicians and the music industry Musicians have a lot to do, from songwriting, branding, marketing, performance preparation, and so much more. However, you’re probably on your phone and computer, but haven’t thought much about cybersecurity. This can be an innocent mistake that can be costly regardless of whether you have an individual Youtube […]

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How NFTs Could Redefine the Future of the Music Industry

Missed a Data Summit session? Watch on demand here. This article was written by Jake Fraser, Business Development Manager at Mogul Productions. NFT sales skyrocketed in 2021. From a trading volume of just $40.69 million in 2018, NFT’s trading volume jumped over $44.2 billion in 2021 and continues to grow. to break records and reach […]

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Pulitzer Prize Winner Ian Urbina Talks Navigating the Music Industry

(Hypebot) — Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalist Ian Urbina charts a course for the nonprofit Outlaw Ocean Music Project that includes navigating the choppy waters of the music industry. A guest article and a podcast by Rutger Ansley Rosenborg from Chartmetric’s How Music Charts. Ian Urbina is the director of […]

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‘Beats Not Bullets’ Empowers Baltimore Residents to Succeed in the Music Industry – CBS Baltimore

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A Baltimore music education program will be recognized at South by Southwestone of the biggest festivals in the country, next month. “don’t beat bullets,“ a local non-profit organization, will receive the 2022 SXSW Community Service Award for the group’s dedication to fostering a positive impact in the community. READ MORE: Deaths of […]

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Candi Staton on segregation and exploitation in the music industry and her return to the UK | Music | Entertainment

Candi Staton is best known for hits like Young Hearts Run Free and You Got The Love (Image: Jason Kempin/Getty) “I was so angry, because we were in a rush,” the veteran soul star tells me. “I went over there and he tried to get me a drink. I said, “I did my job, pay […]

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Acquisition of Awal by Sony is provisionally authorized by the British regulator | The music industry

Britain’s competition watchdog has provisionally approved Sony Music’s $430m (£312m) deal to buy Awal – the artist services company that has worked with musicians such as Little Simz , Nick Cave and Finneas – after initially raising concerns that the takeover could lead to worse deals for artists or increased prices. The Competition and Markets […]

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Music industry legend Jimmy Iovine’s amazing art-meet-music project is a ‘celebration of culture’

From sweeping through a grimy New York City studio to presiding over an interactive and innovative exhibit at the LA County Museum of Art (LACMA), it’s been a journey for music industry legend Jimmy Iovine. The hardworking New Yorker longshoreman father once bragged to friends that his son had “magic ears. He can hear what […]

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Black Artists on Survival – and Prosperity – in the Music Industry

The Navigating Spaces panel, top row (left to right): Moderator Antoine-Samuel Mauffette Alavo, Sarah MK and Koudjo. Bottom row (left to right): Modibo Keita and Camille Thurman Black people who aspire to careers in music face a number of challenges, from their first forays into music as children and throughout their musical journey as adults. […]

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Music Industry Vet Ricky Anderson Presents ‘The Tunies’

Twenty-year music industry veteran and former head of A&R at GOOD Music, Ricky Anderson announces the launch of the new animated music video series, Tunisia. Produced by Neko Productions, the series is now available worldwide on YouTube. The new series offers families the opportunity to enjoy song and dance together while reinforcing social-emotional lessons. Tunisia […]

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Global Stock Music Industry Report 2021 History, Present & Future

The recent study on “Stock Music Market Share | Industry Segment by Applications (Editorial, Commercial, By Region, North America, US, Canada, Europe, and Germany), By Type (Royalty-Free (RF) and Rights-Managed (RM), Regional Outlook, Demand Growth & Revenue of Music Industry by Manufacturers, Company Profiles, Growth Forecast – 2027. » Analyzes current market size and upcoming […]

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Slovenian company Viberate wants to be the music industry’s IMDb

The lack of data and analytical intelligence has made it harder to spot trends and harder for artists, record labels, and places to navigate the industry. “We were wandering in the dark,” says Umek. Enter the Slovenian start-up Viberate. Founded in 2015 by DJ Umek and his two managers, Vasja Veber and Matej Gregorčič, the […]

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Music industry veteran Alex Branson joins Beatport as senior vice president

BERLIN / LONDON (CelebrityAccess) – Beatport, the global leader in music for DJs, producers and their fans, announced that Alex Branson has not only joined their company, but will serve as Senior Vice President of Music Services. Branson will oversee the growing line of professional tools and services the […]

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China NFT Weekly: NFTs and the Music Industry

Your browser does not support HTML5 audio Digestible news on the latest developments in China’s NFT, Blockchain and Metaverse fields, delivered to you weekly. This week: Bytedance is testing a metaverse-like social network, NetEase Cloud Music launches mini AI-powered music production app, The sandbox partners with Warner Music Group to create a virtual music room, […]

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Animal Concerts is aligned to revolutionize the music industry and prepare it for Web 3.0 in the most interconnected way by BTC peers

Animal Concerts is aligned to revolutionize the music industry and prepare it for Web 3.0 in the most interconnected way Animal Concerts is a next-generation entertainment platform at the crossroads of distributed ledger technology, cryptocurrencies, virtual reality, and non-fungible tokens (NFTs). The project’s goals are ambitious as they seek to take control of a massive […]

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Streaming has changed the music industry. Gimme Radio wants to make it more social.

Tyler LenaneNashville-based punk rocker turned lawyer turned entrepreneur, worked in the music industry as it transformed with the rise of streaming. After careers in the legal and business development teams of Apple, Beats Music and Napster, he recognized a flaw in the way streaming services had grown over the years. They were “really poor at […]

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Radio’s Message to Congress: The Music Industry Is a Missing Dance Partner in Royalty Negotiations. | story

The debate over whether radio should pay royalties for the use of on-air music will air today in Washington during a hearing on the latest legislative proposal. The message from broadcasters in response will be simple: The music industry has walked away from efforts to reach the negotiated deal lawmakers prefer. “We’ve been sitting at […]

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Australian music industry legend Glenn Wheatley dies aged 74

Glenn Wheatley, the former Masters Apprentices bassist and who went on to lead the Little River Band and John Farnham careers and run a media empire, has died aged 74. Noise11 understands Glenn contracted Covid over the Christmas period and had been in intensive care. Glenn joined The Masters Apprentices in 1968 and performed on […]

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Why the music industry is paying close attention to TikTok: NPR

TAMARA KEITH, HOST: Artist Doja Cat has a hit song called “Say So”, complete with her own signature dance. (SOUND EXTRACTION OF THE SONG, “SAY SO”) DOJA CAT: (Singing) Day to night to morning, stay with me in the moment. KEITH: She didn’t invent dance. It was a teenager on TikTok named Haley Sharpe. It […]

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Tencent Music Reveals Recent Global Honors for Music Industry Support and Cultural Exchange

Shenzhen, China, January 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Tencent Music Entertainment Group (“TME” or the “Company”) (NYSE:TME), the leading online music and audio entertainment platform in Chinaunveiled recent national and international accolades for supporting music industry development, innovation and building a stage for global cultural exchange. Tencent Music Entertainment Group recently received several authoritative national and […]

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New music industry support scheme – Tipperary Times

Fine Gael Senator Garret Ahearn encourages people of Tipperary to apply for the 2022 strand of theMusic and Entertainment Business Assistance Program (MEBAS).Senator Garret Ahearn said: “Performing artists and people in the music industry such as the crew, who areimpacted by covid restrictions, should now prepare to apply for the music and entertainment sectorAid program […]

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Music Industry Executives and Rock Legends Unite to Launch New MUSICART Digital Marketplace

LONDON, January 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Three music industry leaders have come together to launch a groundbreaking platform, MusicArt, which uses cutting-edge blockchain and NFT technology to revolutionize the way we enjoy musical artwork , old and new. “MusicArt is a unique new NFT platform focused solely on celebrating music-based art and imagery, making it […]

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Black radio and music industry leader Sidney Miller Jr. dies aged 89

Sidney Miller Jr., the Exclusive black radio (BRE) founder of magazine and conference, died aged 89. The exact cause of death has not been revealed, EUR Web reports. Miller is credited with starting one of the first major magazines focused on black music. He started playing trumpet as a pre-med at Florida A&M University while […]

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WE REMEMBER: Black music industry giant Sidney Miller Jr. has died | VIDEO

Sidney Miller Jr. *Sidney Miller Jr., a music industry giant has passed away. Miller founded and directed BRE (Black Radio Exclusive) magazine for over 40 years culminating in an annual conference and other events. He was 89 years old. At the time of this publication, we do not have specific details on the cause of […]

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Music industry veteran Jerry Crutchfield dies at 87

Washington: Jerry Crutchfield, songwriter, producer, publishing executive and music industry veteran, died Jan. 11, his family announced. He was 87 years old. According to The Hollywood Reporter, in addition to an illustrious career as a songwriter and producer, Crutchfield launched the Nashville office of MCA Music Publishing and served as its president for 25 years. […]

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The music industry is on the move: FKA Twigs partners with Atlantic Records

Brett Yormark was elevated to COO of Roc Nation, Compant CEO Desiree Perez announced this week. Yormark previously served as co-CEO of Roc Nation Unified and president of business operations and strategy. According to the announcement, Yormark will provide leadership and strategic vision across Roc Nation’s verticals while continuing to develop and execute long-term organizational […]

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Music industry embraces Roblox despite questionable practices

(Hypebot) – From major artists to major labels, the music industry is embracing Roblox. Warner Music Group even invested over $10 million and partnered with the startup. Roblox is an online gaming and game creation platform that allows users to program and play games created by other users. Over […]

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How streaming services like Spotify saved the music industry

J his year is billed as the year of judgment for music streaming. But here’s the good news – your resolutions don’t have to include canceling your subscription. Streaming saved the music industry and created a much improved landscape for recording artists. As always, the truth is complex, and it would take a book to […]

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Teaching experience helps represent women in the music industry

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) – The music industry has plenty of superstars, but there’s a void in what you don’t see: women in behind-the-scenes roles. Women have long seen this discrepancy, and research from the University of Southern California Annenberg puts it in numbers. New efforts are underway to close the gap. ” Hello ! said […]

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Music industry veteran Jerry Crutchfield passes

Jerry Crutchfield Seven-decade veteran of Music Row Jerry Crutchfield died January 11 at age 87. Crutchfield has had a multi-faceted career as a record producer, songwriter, label executive, singer, and music publisher. He produced hit country records for Tanya Tucker, Lee Greenwood, Tracy Byrd and many others. His gospel productions have been nominated for the […]

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NFT in the Music Industry – The New Indian Express

Express press service BENGALURU: NFTs are changing the arts and the creative industry as a whole. So what are they and how have they had an impact? What are NFTs? NFTs, or non-fungible tokens, allow artists to create digital works (in any format) and sell them directly to their fans via the blockchain. It is […]

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The music industry vet, a new Dan Gilbert-funded label, wants to help Detroit artists grow

DETROIT — A company backed by billionaire Dan Gilbert is bringing a new record label to Motown with a focus on equity and artist ownership. The real estate developer is the lead investor and partner in a new music-based lifestyle, WRKSHP, which wants to help develop artistic talent in the Detroit metro area. “Music is […]

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Vibe Sensai is making a name for itself in the music industry

Washington, USA, 14 January 2022, ZEXPRWIRE, Washington State has been home to many legendary musical artists. Jimi Hendrix, Kenny G, Kurt Cobain, Quincy Jones, and the list goes on. Yet when it comes to the hip-hop genre, entertainers in the region have remained relatively quiet. That being said, don’t confuse a lack of exposure with […]

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Twisted Sister’s Jay Jay French calls the music industry a legal criminal enterprise

John “Jay Jay” French French Alfred Nitsch, CC BY-SA 3.0 AT (Hypebot) — Twisted Sister’s Jay Jay French has seen the good and bad sides of the music industry and concluded with his usual outspokenness that it’s nothing less than a “criminal enterprise “. When a recent […]

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The music industry is a “criminal enterprise”, says Jay Jay French

Twisted Sister guitarist Jay Jay French called the music industry a “criminal enterprise” and compared it directly to drug trafficking. French, who also led the group, said he would not object to the suggestion that dealers know more about business transactions than the people who teach the process at university. “I survived the multiple ODs, […]

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With Viral Smash ‘Hrs and Hrs’, Muni Long shows the music industry how it’s done

Overnight success has been a long time coming for Muni Long. The artist formerly known as Priscilla Renea landed a recording deal with Capitol in the late 2000s due to a viral YouTube hit. Pigeonholated and misunderstood, her artistic endeavor did not take off, but she quickly established herself as one of the industry’s go-to […]

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How I stay relevant in Nigeria’s competitive music industry De-Loonie

Nigerian musician Okere Darington, deeply known by his stage name De-Loonie, has revealed how he remains relevant in the Nigerian music industry. The music industry, being a very competitive ground, has seen a lot of musicians fall out of their peak stage because they couldn’t keep up with the constant changes. While some artists step […]

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Footprint Analytics: will NFTs disrupt the music industry in the near future?

At the end of 2021, Collins Dictionary named “NFT” the word of the year. Non-fungible tokens have already rocked the art world and have become a household name. When you say “NFT” most people will at least understand that this is some kind of computerized image. However, NFT technology has equal or greater potential for […]

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China’s push to end market monopoly targets music industry

Chinese copyright regulators have banned digital music platforms from signing exclusive copyright licensing agreements except in special circumstances as the country tightens its grip on the market monopoly. China’s National Copyright Administration said on Thursday that the new rule was developed as a result of “complicated copyright issues involving musical works” and to “promote good […]

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Lil Nas X criticized the music industry’s “sanitization” of LGBTQ+ artists in an interview with CBS

In nearly three years, Lil Nas X has already become a music industry icon and an active voice for the LGBTQ+ community. The 22-year-old singer won two Grammy Awards thanks to his mega-hit, ‘Old Town Road’ and his song ‘Montero (Call Me By Your Name)’ recently won an MTV Video Music Award for Video of […]

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Ghana’s music industry can do better – DopeNation

Ghanaian music duo, DopeNation, claim that while the Ghanaian music industry is thriving, it can do better and excel more for the benefit of its stakeholders. Giving an assessment of the music industry, the music duo, in an interview on TV3 NewDay, said the industry could do better by paying more attention to artists and […]

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The Web3 ecosystem for the music industry to fully unleash creativity with play-to-earn, listen-to-earn, NFTs and Metaverse

DoMeta is an almost entirely music-oriented metaverse, where users can take advantage of their time to play, learn, create, and interact with each other or participate in live events. It intends to appeal to communities by combining music, DeFi, blockchain, and NFTs—along with a game-to-win model—into a single package. DoDuet, with a listening-to-win model, will […]

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Lil Nas X accuses the music industry of ‘sanitizing’ LGBTQ artists

Lil Nas X — Photo: Charlotte Rutherford Lil Nas X has called out the music industry forcing LGBTQ artists to be “sanitized” by censoring “anything sexual”. Speaking to CBS News, the Grammy-winning singer and rapper discussed his decision to come out as gay as his hit ‘Old Town Road’ sat atop the Billboard Hot 100. […]

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Mickey Guyton opens up about racism in the music industry

Mickey Guyton sits down with Latin pop superstar Becky G to offer a glimpse of her experience tackling racism and sexism in country music in a new clip from Facebook Watch that is being broadcast exclusively through Taste of Country and The Boot. “Do you feel, since you started, that there has been a change? […]

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Mickey Guyton wakes up to racism in the music industry

Mickey Guyton sits down with Latin pop superstar Becky G to offer insight into her experience battling racism and sexism in country music in a new Facebook Watch clip that’s streaming exclusively through Taste of Country and The Boot. “Do you have the impression, since you started, that there has been a change? Becky G […]

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Streaming services have revolutionized the business model of the music industry | Way of life

SEATTLE – When KEXP DJ Gabriel Teodros started living on his own at the age of 18, he made a living selling CDs of his hip-hop music. He sold about 20 CDs for $ 10 each time he performed in a show (normally 40 to 80 times a year, which works out to about $ […]

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The Rise of the African Music Industry – Trend Outlook 2022 |

through Jason johnson 2021 has been an incredible and record-breaking year for the African music industry and we would all agree that African music has never been so popular around the world. After a global lockdown and a 2020 pandemic, we have seen the rise of musical talent across the continent, with renewed dynamism to […]

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The rise of the African music industry – a snapshot of trends in 2022

2021 has been an incredible and record-breaking year for the African music industry and we would all agree that African music has never been so popular around the world. After a global lockdown and a 2020 pandemic, we have seen the rise of musical talent across the continent, with renewed dynamism to set the tone […]

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Revolutionaries needed to transform Ghana’s music industry – Krymi

Krymi talks about revolutionary people for the music industry Sensational Ghanaian singer Krymi said the Ghanaian music industry needs revolutionaries to transform the space and increase international appeal. Speaking in an interview with the Topsy Turvy edition of TV3 New Day, the artist explained that the growth of the music industry for the development of […]

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A look at trends in 2022 – Guardian Arts – The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

2021 has been an incredible and record-breaking year for the African music industry and everyone will agree that their music has never been so popular around the world. After a global lockdown and a 2020 pandemic, we have seen the rise of musical talent across the continent, with renewed dynamism to set the tone for […]

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Issa Rae says the music industry is “the worst” she’s ever encountered

Since his hit series “Insecure”, Issa Rae has tapped into other avenues, notably hair beauty with its Sienna Naturals line. However, when it comes to the music industry – where the 36-year-old singer has already established camp with her label Raedio – the producer had a lot to say about the $23.1 billion industry. During […]

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What to do during the 2021 music industry holiday downturn

(Hypebot) – Just because parts of the industry are shutting down doesn’t mean you have to… A guest post by James Shotwell of Haulix. After another wild and unpredictable year, the music industry as a whole is taking a break, and you know what? You should too. You deserve it. It finally happens. After 12 […]

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Ottawa Music Industry Coalition CEO Takes New Role

The opinions and recommendations are impartial and the products are selected independently. Postmedia may earn an affiliate commission on purchases made through links on this page. Content of the article Jamie Kwong, Executive Director of the Ottawa Music Industry Coalition, is stepping down early next month to pursue a new opportunity. Content of the article […]

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The music industry still isn’t safe for women – but they’re working on it

Calls for change in the music industry have become louder than ever. Jessie Moss finds out what needs to be done. It’s been a quiet and frustrating year for the music industry. Concerts postponed and cancelled. Pending recording sessions. It has also been a year of recalibration and reflection for many working to improve the […]

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‘Absolutely heartbroken’: Event cancellations return to devastate Australia’s music industry | Music

In what feels like a devastating sense of deja vu for the music industry, Faith No More, Jimmy Barnes and the Hoodoo Gurus have canceled Australian shows ahead of Christmas, among many other acts who have been spooked by the December spike in Covid-19 cases and the emergence of the Omicron variant. Posting to his […]

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How to invest in the music industry

(Hypebot) – From IPOs to catalog acquisitions and educational investments in the creators’ economy to NFT investments in their favorite artists, money is pouring into the music business at an unprecedented rate. The team at consumer financial services company Bankrate shares some wisdom as to where and how the average fan / consumer can invest […]

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Economics of Creators | Music Industry Blog

The music business is approaching a monetization / compensation tipping point. Long- and mid-tail creators are quickly realizing that even with the most revolutionary changes to royalty structures, streaming will never generate enough revenue. Streaming is a very effective monetization tool for larger rights holders and creators, but presents a pay issue for long and […]

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SONIDO: Dutch-based start-up NFT will revolutionize the music industry

17/12/2021 Sonido is an NFT startup platform dedicated to artists, festivals and events, and fans. The platform consists of a general NFT marketplace, an NFT music marketplace, and an NFT ticket marketplace. Fans can buy these NFTs and be able to trade them. SON is Sonido’s utility token which can be used for many social […]

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Davido, Wizkid, Burna Boy my inspiration in the music industry BRAIN

Samuel Osemudiamen Udebhulu, better known by his stage name BRAIN, described the trio Davido, Wizkid and Burna Boy as sources of inspiration for him. The young Nigerian singer born May 10 at the end of the 19th century is also a songwriter and philanthropist and is based in South Africa. BRAIN speaking recently about his […]

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Explain NFTs and how they benefit the music industry

A popular Canadian rock band is releasing their next album direct to their fans as NFT, or ‘non-fungible token,’ a new digital product that is growing in popularity and creating a product that has given some music and music creators art more control over their work. In an age when musical artists face limitations on […]

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Music Industry Unites to Commit to Net Zero Emissions by 2050 | Music

A number of the world’s biggest record labels have come together to pledge to take action on their environmental impact. The three major labels – Sony Music Entertainment, Universal Music Group and Warner Music Group – as well as independents such as label groups Beggars and Secretly, Warp, Ninja Tune and many others, have signed […]

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What to expect in 2022: Jay Gilbert shares his music industry predictions

(Hypebot) – Hypebot readers know Jay Gilbert as the co-host of the Music Business Weekly and Your Morning Coffee podcasts, but he’s also an industry veteran and highly respected music marketing guru. Here are Jay Gilbert’s predictions for the music industry next year. By Jay Gilbert of Label logic […]

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Australian music industry under review for “sexual harm, sexual harassment and systemic discrimination”

Australia’s music industry is under a six-month review by two consultants examining the incidences of “sexual harm, sexual harassment and systemic discrimination”. the National Journal of the Music Industry is headed by two consultants, Alexandra Shehadie and Sam Turner, who will begin the first stages of the investigation this month and plan to complete their […]

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A new creative hub to develop the Victorian music industry

Victorian musicians, music businesses and organizations will have a new home to generate and present talent, thanks to the Andrews Labor government investment in the new music market, which opened in Collingwood today . The $ 2.5 Million Music Marketplace will provide event, performance and collaboration spaces in addition to education, collaborative working and conference […]

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JLS explains how fatherhood changed their view of the music industry

After nearly a decade out of the limelight – award-winning band and X-Factor finalist – JLS has revealed that their take on the music industry has changed since they became fathers. Cambridge guy Aston Merrygold and London-born trio Oritse Williams, Marvin Humes and JB Gill joined Lorraine Kelly this morning (December 9) to discuss how […]

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Will the future of the music industry be NFTs and Metaverse gigs?

Will record companies and streaming services exist in the future? Music artists have complained about payment systems in streaming services like Spotify and Apple Music, according to the New York Times. What if artists could directly benefit from their fans? NFT music Royal platform receives a lot of attention Two weeks ago, artist investment platform […]

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Smart Investments: An Inside Guide to Performing in the Music Industry

There is nothing new about investors turning to the music industry. Just remember John Lennon’s concerns about Northern Songs, the publisher that owned the rights to Lennon and McCartney hits, bought out by “men in suits” in 1969. The interest has always been there, from patrons buying an 18th century violin, loaning it to famous […]

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The next NFT hit could be the music industry, says Beyonce, former manager of Elton John

As a former Music Director who previously counted Elton John, Beyonce and Guns N ‘Roses as clients, Merck Mercuriadis has a keen eye for talent and a knack for spotting trends. As streaming services such as Spotify and Apple Music grew in popularity, Mercuriadis formed the Hipgnosis Songs Fund to acquire the music rights. The […]

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Love it or hate it, TikTok is changing the music industry

“Tik-a-Tok-a-Who?” Was Adele’s response to her management’s suggestion to promote her music to younger audiences on Tiktok, the video-sharing platform owned by the Chinese company ByteDance. “If everyone makes music for TikTok, who makes music for my generation?” She asked. Adele might resist, but the platform nonetheless popularized and promoted her song Easy on me, […]

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NFT’s next hit could be the music industry, according to Beyonce, former director of Elton John, Marketing & Advertising News, AND BrandEquity

NFTs could also provide a new type of collector’s item for music fans, like music or videos, for the same price as a traditional touring book sold at concerts, Mercuriadis said. (iStock image) As a former Music Director who previously counted Elton John, Beyonce and Guns N ‘Roses as clients, Merck Mercuriadis has a keen […]

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Republic Records appoints Meg Harkins Senior Vice President of Marketing

Archives of the Republic named Meg harkins as senior vice president of marketing, co-president Jim Roppo announced Thursday. She is based at the company’s headquarters in New York. Harkins started advice for the label in 2019, spearheading releases ranging from K-pop artists Twice, (G) I-dle and Tomorrow X Together to reggaeton icon Daddy Yankee and […]

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The next REUTERS NEXT-NFT hit could be the music industry, according to Beyonce, former manager of Elton John

By Dawn Chmielewski December 2 (Reuters) – As a former Music Director who previously counted Elton John, Beyonce and Guns N ‘Roses as clients, Merck Mercuriadis has a keen eye for talent and a knack for spotting trends. As streaming services such as Spotify and Apple Music grew in popularity, Mercuriadis formed the Hipgnosis Songs […]

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Can NFTs Challenge the Traditional Music Industry?

A version of this article originally appeared in the TIME Into the Metaverse newsletter. Subscribe to receive a weekly guide to the future of the internet. It’s brutally hard for most musicians to make money in the age of streaming. Artists are paid fractions of pennies per stream, and many struggle to find significant audiences: […]

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Taylor Swift re-recordings highlight inequalities in music industry – The Daily Utah Chronicle

I was in fifth grade when Taylor Swift’s “Red” album came out. I remember using an iTunes gift card to download the album to my iPod Touch. At the age of 11, I had never known heartache, but I could tell that Swift was determined to overcome whatever came her way. I always admire the […]

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Future returns: investing in music industry royalties

The music industry’s revenue has grown steadily over the past six years to reach $ 40 billion, by some estimates, after streaming services such as Spotify and Amazon started to gain ground over six years ago. According to Jordan Stein, director of Cresset Private Capital in Chicago, all this money has opened up an opportunity […]