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Amazon Beats Earnings Expectations, Revenue Up 31 Percent

4 hours 30 min ago
Once known for its big expenditures and significant losses, Amazon is now on a profitability streak.  The e-commerce giant made $1.78 per share...

Billboard's '40 Under 40' 2016: Submit Your Nominations Here

5 hours 5 min ago
Billboard is now accepting nominations for its annual 40 Under 40 feature for 2016 -- with a couple changes this year. We are seeking to identify the...

SoundCloud Mulling Billion Dollar Sale

5 hours 47 min ago
SoundCloud is up for sale to prospective buyers with a billion dollar price tag, a source tells Billboard. The potential sale comes a month after the...

Aurora Q&A: Inside Her YouTube Deal, 'Possessed' Performance Style and Upcoming Documentary

6 hours 10 min ago
Since the release of her debut album All Of My Demons Greeting Me As A Friend in March, 20-year-old Norwegian singer-songwriter Aurora has slowly...

NXNE President Michael Hollett Steps Down at NOW Magazine

7 hours 46 min ago
Michael Hollett, the co-founder of Toronto's long-running music festival North by Northeast (NXNE), has resigned his other role as editor/publisher...

Allison Kaye Promoted to President of Music at SB Projects

8 hours 10 min ago
Allison Kaye, the longtime general manager of Scooter Braun's SB Projects, has been promoted to president of music at the company. In her new role,...

Streaming's Ad Boom: Will the Millions Spent By Apple, Spotify, Pandora and YouTube Help Decide Who's No. 1?

8 hours 23 min ago
Streaming services like Spotify and Pandora steadily have increased their visibility -- and marketing spends -- in recent years, but as Apple Music...

Leon Bridges, Fitz & the Tantrums, A$AP Ferg, More Set for Facebook Live & Lollapalooza's 25th Anniversary Hub

8 hours 31 min ago
Facebook Live, the social media company's exploding live video stream platform, and Lollapalooza have announced an ambitious partnership to live-...

Can AEG Vet Randy Phillips Save Bankrupt Dance Promoter SFX?

9 hours 35 min ago
Bankrupt dance music promoter SFX Entertainment has a plan to move forward -- with veteran concert-business executive Randy Phillips at the helm. ...

UTA Hires Mary Petro and Ryan Soroka, Promotes 13 to Music Agent

10 hours 4 min ago
United Talent Agency has announced the hiring of two agents Mary Petro and Ryan Soroka for its music division as well as the internal promotion of 13...

Publishers Quarterly: Sony/ATV Rules Again But Warner/Chappell Gets a Big Boost From Lukas Graham

10 hours 38 min ago
Though Warner/Chappell Music continues to assert itself, Sony/ATV claimed the title of top U.S. publisher for the 16th straight quarter, widening its...

Managers for Alicia Keys, John Legend Form New Partnership

11 hours 12 min ago
Friends at Work, the management firm founded by Ty Stiklorius, whose roster includes John Legend and Lindsey Stirling, is expanding, adding Erika...

Spotify's Content Chief Steve Savoca Confirms Departure

11 hours 29 min ago
Spotify’s global head of content is heading for the exits. Steve Savoca will be leaving the streaming service, where he oversees label relations and...

VH1, Ice Cube Team for Hip-Hop Version of 'Hollywood Squares': Exclusive

11 hours 59 min ago
VH1 is bringing back one of TV's longest-running game shows. The Viacom-owned cable network is teaming with Ice Cube to put a hip-hop twist on ...

Billboard's 2016 Nashville Power Players List Revealed: Who Rules Music City?

13 hours 4 min ago
EXECUTIVE OF THE YEAR MIKE DUNGAN, 62 Chairman/CEO, Universal Music Group Nashville

Facebook Easily Beats Earnings Expectations in Video-Heavy Second Quarter

13 hours 20 min ago
There's no question that video is the future of Facebook. The social network's big push into video-forward services Facebook Live and Facebook...

Relatives Of Jenni Rivera Entourage Obtain $70 Million Judgment

16 hours 21 min ago
The families of four members of Jenni Rivera's entourage who were killed along with the Mexican-American superstar in a 2012 plane crash are entitled...

Rod Stewart, Jennifer Hudson & More Added to 'Beat Bugs' Beatles Kids Series

Wed, 2016-07-27 23:50
Rod Stewart, Jennifer Hudson, Aloe Blacc, Robbie Williams, Frances, The Lumineers and Tori Kelly have been added to the list of those covering

Appeal Filed Over Led Zeppelin's 'Stairway' Copyright Verdict

Wed, 2016-07-27 23:39
Lawyers have appealed a jury decision that cleared Led Zeppelin of accusations it lifted a riff from an obscure 1960s instrumental for the intro to...

Dr. Dre Won't Be Charged Over Malibu Gun Case

Wed, 2016-07-27 22:51
Los Angeles prosecutors have declined to bring gun charges against rapper Dr. Dre. A spokesman for the Los Angeles district attorney said Wednesday...