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Country Music Festival Superfest Moves to New Orleans & Might Stay There

2 hours 2 min ago
An official says New Orleans could become the permanent home of a country music festival bumped from LSU's Tiger Stadium for two years by offseason... Star Baby Ariel Signs With CAA

3 hours 1 min ago
CAA has signed one of the internet's biggest new stars.  The agency has inked a deal with Ariel Martin, who in less than a year captured audiences on...

Shawn Mendes on Track for Second No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 Chart

3 hours 4 min ago
Shawn Mendes’ new Illuminate album is set to light up the No. 1 slot on next week’s Billboard 200 chart, according to industry forecasters.

Britney Spears' 'Toxic': How Much Does the Enduring Smash Hit Make for Its Songwriters Each Year?

3 hours 7 min ago
Britney Spears' smash hit "Toxic" – from her 2003 album In the Zone – remains one of her best-known and most beloved songs, even years after...

Kevin Hart Tops Forbes' List of Highest-Paid Comedians

3 hours 11 min ago
Kevin Hart is literally laughing all the way to the bank. The funnyman tops the Forbes magazine list of the highest-paid comedians with earnings of $...

Touring Legend Arthur Fogel Named to Canadian Music Industry Hall of Fame

4 hours 54 min ago
There's a documentary that can educate you on the life of Live Nation executive and touring svengali Arthur Fogel -- Who The F**k Is Arthur Fogel --...

Joe Jonas Talks Natural Branding and Spotify at New York Ad Week Appearance

5 hours 3 min ago
Reminiscing about the days when the Jonas Brothers “thought we killed it with 100 followers on MySpace,” Joe Jonas said he’s down with the industry’s...

Amoeba Music's Berkeley Record Store Gets License to Sell Weed

5 hours 52 min ago
Amoeba Music's Berkeley location has found a new venture to stay afloat as record sales continue to decrease: an in-house medical marijuana...

Genius Appoints Translation Founder Steve Stoute to Board of Directors

7 hours 27 min ago
Genius has added Steve Stoute, the CEO of communications firm Translation and a former major label executive, to the lyrics and annotation site's...

Kobalt Poised to Become Neighboring Rights Leader With Fintage House Acquisition

8 hours 21 min ago
Kobalt has acquired the music division of Fintage House in a deal that paves the way for the independent music services company to become the...

Producer Kashif Dies at 59

8 hours 37 min ago
Kashif, the innovative songwriter/producer behind hits by Whitney Houston and Evelyn “Champagne” King -- and a popular solo artist in his own right...

London Mayor Sadiq Khan Vows to Protect London's Live Music Scene

8 hours 44 min ago
Since 2007, the British capital has lost 35 percent of its grassroots music venues. Owners and operators have cited a combination of rising rents and...

Jimmy Iovine Says Apple Music Will Keep Striking Exclusive Deals, Announces First Spotify-Like Playlists

9 hours 4 min ago
Apple Music's partnership with Frank Ocean resulted in one of the three major labels curbing the practice of exclusive releases to single streaming...

YouTube Announces New App for Emerging Markets (That May Rankle the Record Business)

9 hours 53 min ago
YouTube has announced the launch of a new app aimed at users in developing countries, who often have little-to-no cellular access to the web and...

Aaron Lewis Leads Top Country Albums, Justin Moore Rules Country Airplay

11 hours 58 min ago
Aaron Lewis launches at No. 1 on Billboard's Top Country Albums chart (dated Oct. 8) with Sinner, which grants him a career-best weekly sum of 39,000...

Spotify Offers to Make Your 'Daily Mix' With New Endless Playlists

12 hours 12 min ago
Spotify is turning your listening habits into a new series of continuously updated playlists, called Daily Mix.

Adele's '25' Hits Diamond Status in Less Than a Year

13 hours 44 min ago
Adele is once again in a league of her own. In an era when mutli-platinum album sales are typically reserved for an elite group of artists, the...

Pink's 'Just Like Fire' Tops Adult Contemporary Chart & Passes 1 Million Sold

Mon, 2016-09-26 23:38
P!nk burns a path to No. 1 on Billboard's Adult Contemporary radio airplay chart (dated Oct. 8), as "Just Like Fire" rises 2-1. The song is P!nk's...

Drake's 'Views' Is the First Album to Reach 1 Billion Streams on Apple Music

Mon, 2016-09-26 20:53
Drake's Views is the first album to reach 1 billion streams on Apple Music. Drake's 'Views' Returns to No. 1 on Billboard 200 Chart for 13th Week

Touring Ramones Artifacts at the Grammy Museum -- with Seymour Stein and Linda Ramone

Mon, 2016-09-26 17:39
On the surface, Seymour Stein and the former Linda Marie Daniele [aka Linda Ramone] would seem to have little in common beyond their thick, outer-...