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Chris Young's 'Over' Not Getting Old; AMAs Boost Carrie Underwood, Sam Hunt

2 hours 56 min ago
Chris Young's "I'm Comin' Over" tops Billboard's Country Airplay chart (dated Dec. 12) for a third week (50.5 million audience impressions, down 3...

Bandcamp Urges Artists to Bundle Up

3 hours 40 min ago
Bandcamp is pulling a Costco and giving artists an easy way to sell their albums in bulk. A full discography purchase option was quietly added to...

New Order Respond To Ex-Bassist Peter Hook's Impending Royalty Suit

4 hours 18 min ago
For several years now, Peter Hook and Bernard Sumner have been slinging mud, bitter accusations and barbed jibes in each other’s direction via the...

Spotify's Year in Music: Drake Most Streamed Artist, Major Lazer Had Top Song

5 hours 5 min ago
Spotify unveiled its annual Year in Music results on Tuesday, with Drake topping a crowded field to become the world’s most streamed artist. The...

Exclusive: Fantasia Joins Primary Wave Management Roster

6 hours 3 min ago
Fantasia has joined the management roster at Primary Wave Entertainment. The Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter and American Idol season three...

Adele's '25' Becomes Fastest Million-Seller in U.K. History

Mon, 2015-11-30 23:43
Another day, another record for Adele’s 25 (XL Recordings). The British singer’s comeback album has become the U.K.’s fastest million-selling album...

Apple Music Adds Streaming for Wireless Sonos Speakers

Mon, 2015-11-30 22:52
Apple is adding a missing element to its streaming music service by making it possible for home listeners to send tunes from Apple Music to WiFi-...

Adele's '25' Sales Rise to Over 4 Million in U.S.

Mon, 2015-11-30 20:25
The sales keep climbing for Adele's blockbuster 25 album.

Tupac Biopic Finds New Director

Mon, 2015-11-30 20:19
With the clock ticking on Morgan Creek’s Tupac Shakur movie, the company is in the midst of hiring music video and commercial director Benny Boom to...

Ex-New Order Bassist Peter Hook Sues Former Bandmates for Millions

Mon, 2015-11-30 20:12
Former New Order bassist Peter Hook is suing his estranged band mates for lost royalties totaling over £2 million ($3 million). The news is the...

CAA Hires Three New Music Agents

Mon, 2015-11-30 19:05
CAA announced Monday (Nov. 30) that it is bolstering its music team by adding three new agents to its staff, with Adam Brill (Los Angeles), Ben...

U.K. Government Launches Competition Review Into PRS for Music 

Mon, 2015-11-30 18:57
British government agency the Competitions and Market Authority (CMA) has launched a review into U.K. collection society PRS for Music. The...

WeTransfer Lines Up New Curated Music Streaming Service -- But How Will It Stand Out?

Mon, 2015-11-30 17:21
Last week, online file transfer service WeTransfer unveiled a new platform for streaming music, entering an increasingly crowded marketplace...

Adele's 'Hello' Leads Hot 100 for Fifth Week

Mon, 2015-11-30 16:00
Adele's "Hello" crowns the Billboard Hot 100 (dated Dec. 12) for a fifth week, following the record-breaking sales for parent album 25.

Black Friday: 57 Million Shoppers Targeted Consumer Electronics Technology

Mon, 2015-11-30 15:49
An estimated 57 million U.S. adults shopped or plan to shop for consumer electronics technology during Black Friday week, according to preliminary...

Classic Richard Pryor Albums Now Streaming

Mon, 2015-11-30 14:44
Just in time for what would’ve been his 75th birthday, all of Richard Pryor’s classic comedy albums for Warner Bros. Records have been released...

SFX Looks to Restructure Debt

Mon, 2015-11-30 14:41
EDM promoter SFX Entertainment has hired investment bank Moelis & Co. to explore possibilities regarding the sale of non-core assets and...

Chief Keef's Contract With FilmOn Suspended Over Management Issues

Mon, 2015-11-30 13:40
After signing on with FilmOn records earlier this year and almost naming his newborn son after the deal, Chicago rapper Chief Keef’s contract has...

Canadian Songwriters Secure Royalty Ruling Around Broadcast Plays

Mon, 2015-11-30 13:04
Rights holders in Canada earned a victory last week when the Supreme Court ruled that copies of musical works for broadcast are protected by...

Ed Sheeran Signs Foy Vance As Second Artist to His Gingerbread Man Label

Mon, 2015-11-30 12:40
It's good to have friends in high places: Ed Sheeran has signed touring buddy Foy Vance to his Gingerbread Man Records label, marking the second...