As artists and their representatives begin to navigate their way through the Apple Music ecosystem, questions have begun to arise regarding the content they can post on their Connect pages...
This week’s HITS List is a little bit Apple Music, a little bit country, the latter component in honor of our second annual Spotlight on Nashville special issue, hot off the presses and heading your way.
Apple is famous for having a tightly closed system; nonetheless, much of the initial content from Beats 1 was quickly shared on rival platforms ...
Demi Lovato’s “Cool for the Summer” the lead single from her forthcoming fifth studio album, dropped this morning and has already flown to #1 at iTunes.
Nashville, Rhythm & Soul, marijuana—these and other topics dear to your hearts are all touched upon in the latest installment of our publishing roundup.
Apple Music tweeted out a promo that chronicles a very funny story from Jimmy Iovine himself about how the world discovered The Chronic, which belatedly made its digital debut on Tuesday.
During the swanky Tribeca launch of Shazam's new program enabling users to follow what their favorite artists have Shazamed (among other innovations), execs from the influential tech company wonder if they could point their phones at the bar and make cocktails materialize...
The Pharrell-produced "Alright" was always an obvious standout from To Pimp a Butterfly. Now, Kendrick Lamar has delivered a video with imagery and message as huge as the hook in the song.
UMPG monarch Jody Gerson has anointed Jessica Rivera EVP/Head of East Coast Operations for the pubco. She has quite a track record...
The official video for “Holding On,” the lead single from Disclosure’s eagerly anticipated sophomore album Caracal, has just made its premiere on Vevo. The album is set to drop on 9/25 from Capitol, the duo’s new U.S. label home.
ALL HANDS IN THE APPLE BASKET
Beats 1, now on SoundCloud...and Spotify. WTF. (7/1a)
The first video from Caracal arrives at Vevo. (7/1a)
PUB CRAWLING: MUSIC CITY IN THE VALLEY
What do Nashville, Rhythm & Soul and pot have in common? (7/1a)
RIVERA’S IN A NEW YORK STATE OF MIND
UMPG has a new EVP. (7/1a)
Lovato is the first artist to release a record through a new partnership between Island, Hollywood and her own Safehouse. (7/1a)