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THROWBACK THURSDAY: 4:44 MEETS 4:20

In this vintage #TBT photo, Jay-Z, accompanied by Damon Dash, visits the HITS cesspool (then located in Sherman Oaks) to pose with Editor in Chief Lenny Beer. Now, nearly two decades later, Jay leads the field in Grammy nominations, is a Songwriters Hall of Fame inductee and recently gave one of the most unabashedly honest interviews of the year to The New York Times. Lenny, meanwhile, recently figured out how to order weed on his phone.

SONY ACQUIRES MUBADALA'S SHARE IN EMI PUBLISHING
So, yeah, that's big. (5/23a)
I.B. BAD: PERFECT STORMS
Spotify, Vivendi, Childish, more. (5/23a)
DOWN THE TUBE: LYOR'S PRESS TOUR
He's the Wile E. Coyote of the music biz. (5/23a)
YOUR TOP 20: MIDWEEK SHOWDOWN
Looks we have a horse race. (5/23a)
IRVING ISN'T BUYING
LYOR'S HYPE
One succinct, well-aimed tweet (5/23a)
THE NEW LEADERS
We chat with the top label execs about changing times.
NEW & DEVELOPING ARTISTS SPECIAL
They're young, they're happening and we've got 'em.
PIZZA PLACEMENT
Songs by the slice.
A.I. AND OUR FUTURE
Planning for Skynet.
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