CATEGORY: MAJOR LABELS

Prince Estate Awarded $4M Judgment Over EP Release

Producer George Ian Boxill has reportedly been ordered to pay nearly $4 million to the estate of Prince for releasing songs after his death...



YouTube Music Charts 11.2-8.18: Ariana Grande Is #1, Linkin Park Passes 1B Views

On the YouTube Music Charts this week, Ariana Grande’s “thank u, next” reached #1 on the US Top Songs Chart, Linkin Park’s “Numb” crosses...


New Spotify, Apple Music, Hulu and Label Deals Mean Musicians Will Be Paid Less

New deals between the major labels and the streaming music services, alongside the introduction of deeply discounted streaming bundles, may eventually move more mainstream...


New Spotify, Apple Music, Hulu and Label Deals Mean Musicians Will Be Paid Less

New deals between the major labels and the streaming music services, alongside the introduction of deeply discounted streaming bundles, may eventually move more mainstream...


Warner Music Acquires Spinnin’ Records For Reported $100 Million

Warner Music Group has acquired independent electronic music label Spinnin’ Records, the music group announced this morning. Headquartered in the Netherlands and founded in...


Warner Music Acquires Spinnin’ Records For Reported $100 Million

Warner Music Group has acquired independent electronic music label Spinnin’ Records, the music group announced this morning. Headquartered in the Netherlands and founded in...


Apple Music Cuts New Warner Music Group Licensing Deal At Lower Rate, Sony Reportedly Next

Apple Music has followed Spotify's lead in pushing for lower payments to artists and labels. Warner Music Group has become the first major label...


Apple Music Cuts New Warner Music Group Licensing Deal At Lower Rate, Sony Reportedly Next

Apple Music has followed Spotify's lead in pushing for lower payments to artists and labels. Warner Music Group has become the first major label...


Facebook Offering Labels, Publishers "Hundreds Of Millions Of Dollars" For Music Rights

Facebook is offering major record labels and music publishers millions of dollars for limited rights to their catalog, according to a new report. The...


Facebook Offering Labels, Publishers "Hundreds Of Millions Of Dollars" For Music Rights

Facebook is offering major record labels and music publishers millions of dollars for limited rights to their catalog, according to a new report. The...