Simon Cowell and Sonny Takhar's SYCO is enjoying a good run with pop singles in Blighty, notching up its fourth consecutive week at the top thanks to Little Mix (pictured). “Shout Out To My Ex” has topped the U.K. Official Singles Chart on 95k combined sales after just over four days on sale.
ABC/Dunhill chief Jay Lasker was a tough, no-bullshit, old-school record guy who knew how to sell The Mamas & Papas so many different ways it was mind-boggling...
Mike Perry f/Casso’s “Inside the Lines” (DF/Sony Music) is batting lead-off on Spotify’s New Music Friday playlist as the Chicago Cubs stand one game away from meeting the Cleveland Indians in the World Series. While waiting for Game 6 of the NLCS, let’s see what else Spotify has stepping into the batter’s box.
It’s no illusion: Lady Gaga’s Joanne (Interscope) has shot straight to #1 on the iTunes albums chart, lording over nine new entries in the Top 10. Another seven rookies occupy slots 11-20, among them Pentatonix, Amy Grant and Sarah McLachlan offering early Christmas wishes.
WHEN LAVINTHAL MET BEER, PART THREE: REELIN' IN THE YEARS
Not the coolest, most enlightened label. (10/21a)
PRINCE WILL LIVE 4EVER
The posthumous rollout begins. (10/21a)
Don't whiff on The Lumineers, KG urges. (10/21a)
KRAUSS TOWN TRAFFIC
A summit meeting at the Tower (10/21a)