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iHEARTRADIO AWARDS:
SPREADING THE LOVE
We've got winners. (3/15a)
HITS LIST IS RADIOACTIVE
It's dialed in. (3/15a)
THE ROOTS OF ROCK &
SOUL, SONG BY SONG:
REAPING THE HARVEST
Ready to shake, rattle and roll? (3/15a)
SONG REVENUE CHART:
MONTE IS MONEY
Location, location, location. (3/15a)
A TASTE OF RAINMAKERS:
ALLEN GRUBMAN
A high-flying legal eagle (3/15a)
THE NEXT RECORDING ACADEMY HEAD IS...
(The envelope, please.)
IT'S NOT JUST ABOUT MARKETSHARE
But it is, really. Isn't it?
WHAT IF I DON'T STREAM?
First of all, don't panic.
WHO ORDERED THIS PIZZA?
Seriously, come get it now or we're eating it.
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iHEARTRADIO AWARDS:
SPREADING THE LOVE
We've got winners. (3/15a)
HITS LIST IS RADIOACTIVE
It's dialed in. (3/15a)
THE ROOTS OF ROCK &
SOUL, SONG BY SONG:
REAPING THE HARVEST
Ready to shake, rattle and roll? (3/15a)
SONG REVENUE CHART:
MONTE IS MONEY
Location, location, location. (3/15a)
A TASTE OF RAINMAKERS:
ALLEN GRUBMAN
A high-flying legal eagle (3/15a)
THE NEXT RECORDING ACADEMY HEAD IS...
(The envelope, please.)
IT'S NOT JUST ABOUT MARKETSHARE
But it is, really. Isn't it?
WHAT IF I DON'T STREAM?
First of all, don't panic.
WHO ORDERED THIS PIZZA?
Seriously, come get it now or we're eating it.
RUMOR MILL
Bo Diddley
3/18/19

By 1956, the rock 'n' roll revolution was in full swing, thanks to Elvis Presley, Little Richard, Bo Diddley and other trailblazers, while James Brown was raising the heat in R&B.


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SXSW 2019 is in the books, and beyond wringing out the last few seconds of it with a set by The Chills Sunday morning, the way I got some closure, as always, was with a quick recap written from the dining room table of my boyhood Texas home.


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Carianne Marshall
3/18/19

"We value our relationships with the companies who help us deliver music to fans, but we have to draw a line on this issue," declares Warner/Chappell co-ruler Carianne Marshall in this sharp rebuke to the tech firms who've appealed the recent CRB rate hike.


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3/18/19

CBS EVP of Specials, Music and Live Events Jack Sussman lives to set the ACM Awards apart from other music-centric shows.


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3/18/19

Grade A/Interscope’s Juice WRLD just scored his first #1 album with Death Race for Love, which dominates the HITS Top 50 Chart with a whopping 164k.


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At this point in the modern-day industry, UMG’s marketshare dominance under Sir Lucian Grainge is a fact of life. Two months into the year, Uni labels hold onto three of the top four slots while the parent company approaches 39% in audio streams, the most telling metric these days.


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3/18/19

Sony Music has named Amanda Collins Executive Vice President and Global Head of Corporate Communications, responsible for the company’s global internal and external communications strategy and its implementation around the world.


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Jack S
3/18/19

Jack Savoretti is heading for his debut #1 on the U.K.’s Official Albums Chart with Singing to Strangers (BMG) leading at the midweek stage thanks to strong physical sales. Over on singles, Lewis Capaldi looks set for a fourth week at the top.


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3/18/19

Disney and Marvel's Captain Marvel, which has already done more than $760m worldwide in just 12 days since its global release, remains #1 at the domestic box office this weekend with nearly $70m.


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amazonbeasties
3/17/19

Amazon Music hosted a private roundtable discussion with Michael Diamond and Adam Horovitz of the iconic Beastie Boys in Austin. The band discussed their landmark album, Ill Communication, which celebrates its 25th anniversary in May.


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3/17/19

Dick Dale, the undisputed father of the surf guitar, has died. He was 81.


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3/15/19

During the pivotal 1950s, the musical outliers began infiltrating the mainstream, with the help of indie labels that were springing up around the country...


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3/15/19

Ike Turner and his band foreshadowed the birth of rock 'n' roll with "Rocket 88" in 1951, and Ray Charles set the template for soul music with "I've Got a Woman" in '55, while Atlantic Records became synonymous with R&B.


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DANNY COOPER
3/15/19

Look for RCA’s Danny Cooper to join John BoulosArista crew as SVP Promotion, as David Massey continues to strengthen his label team.


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Maren Morris and Taylor Swift
3/15/19

Alicia Keys, Garth Brooks, Halsey, Taylor Swift and—no lie—Amazon’s Alexa were honored during the sixth annual iHeartRadio Music Awards, which aired live on Fox from L.A.’s Microsoft Theater Thursday night.


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3/15/19

Our latest cheat sheet of trending industry topics—aka HITS List—is heavy on radio, calling out a number of promotion hitters and a giant of the broadcasting world. But you can also read about...


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3/15/19

Apple and Spotify have taken off the gloves as the giants of digital music duke it out over recent legal and governmental actions. Their choice of weapon? Blog posts.


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MOSLEY
3/15/19

Def Jam Recordings has signed an exclusive long-term joint venture agreement with Timbaland and his Mosley Music Group. Their first release is from Cosha TG.


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3/15/19

No other music-business attorney has cast as large a shadow or left a bigger footprint over the last 40 years than Allen Grubman. He has established himself as a confidante of the industry’s biggest stars and moguls, a fierce negotiator and a dealmaker of the highest order—not to mention the most colorful attorney in the biz.


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3/15/19

British rapper Dave has emerged victorious in an incredibly close chart battle with Foals. His debut, Psychodrama (Neighbourhood), topped Foals’ Everything Not Saved Will Be Lost–Part 1 (Warner Bros.) by just …


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