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MixTape Monkey Now Has 11 Million Listeners

Underground mixtape site MixTape Monkey now has 11 million listeners, according to founder Mark Serrano, who runs the influential site from his two bedroom...



Roc Nation Fires 5 Executives [REPORT]

Roc Nation Records has reportedly at least five senior-level executives, according to Billboard. Those let go include senior vp promotion Azim Rashid, senior vp...


China’s Tencent Eyes 50% Stake In UMG

The major labels always have always feared that Spotify has ambitions to also become a record label. However reak that may or may not...


AM BRIEF: Live Nation Goes Green, Parness Exts Spotify, Tencent Eyes UMG & More

FRIDAY 5.24.19 Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under the More News tab ...


SoundCloud Adds Digital Distribution With Acquisition Of Repost Network

SoundCloud has acquired digital rights management and distribution company, Repost Network. With the acquisition, SoundCloud can offer "high-performing, emerging creators " distribution, analytics and...


MON. BRIEF: Apple, Amazon, Google Sued For Pirate Selling Records • Spotify Redesign • Rightscorp Fizzles • More

MONDAY 5.20.19 Music Business News From Around The Web Updated continuously under the More News tab ...


PledgeMusic Board Issues Statement

For one of the first times since suspending all crowdfunding campaigns on February 3rd, PledgeMusic has issued a short official update. In recent weeks,...


Will I See You In NYC At A2IM Indie Week June 17-20?

UPDATED: American Association Of Independent Music's annual Indie Week invades New York City on June 17 - 20. The usually very smart team at...


Watch BTS Recreate The Beatles On Ed Sullivan With Stephen Colbert

K-Pop icons BTS stopped by the Late Show With Stephen Colbert this week which included a recreation of the Beatles famed appearance on the...


Facebook Adds Ticketing Powered By Eventbrite

Facebook has added ticketing to its Events platform, powered by Eventbrite, Ticketing On Facebook allows anyone with a Facebook Page to ‘Create Tickets’ in...