Streaming service Rdio is rolling out a fleet of new stations curated by labels and “influencers,” based in the U.S., U.K., Canada, Mexico, Brazil, India and Asia...
We kick off the week with the first taste of our second annual Spotlight on Nashville special, which is also the latest in our Ballers series: Holly Gleason's in-depth conversation with Big Machine Label Group mogul Scott Borchetta.
Rumblings around Music City say that industry vet Randy Goodman will play a key role on the new Sony Nashville team. The well-liked exec served at Maverick management, where he worked with Rascal Flatts, among others; worked at Disney Music’s Lyric Street; and spent several years at RCA Nashville...
Turnover Tuesday is nearly upon us, and the new Global Release Date is about to rear its head. The seven-day numbers are in, putting Meek Mill at #1 and RCA's Miguel at #2. That said, keep your eyes fixed on the HITS Building Album Sales Chart throughout the week, as it will continue to build instead of...
Legendary artist manager, concert promoter and movie producer Jerry Weintraub died today at the age of 77.
The Queen of Your Soul, Big Machine's Taylor Swift, has yet another reason to celebrate: "Blank Space" has just hit 1 billion views faster than any previous video on Vevo.
Beats 1's #OpeningWeekend is in the books, and from music selection to banter, the results were consistently compelling...
The U.K. tabloids are speculating that former One Direction member Zayn Malik (now sporting a buzz cut) and writer/producer Naughty Boy (of "La La La" fame) may be going into business together after Malik applied to trademark the term Zaughty.
To a surprising degree, the best records released during the first half of 2015 are rooted in the sounds of past decades. You'll find Bud Scoppa's "nouveau old-school" midyear Top 10 in Critics' Choice.
The man himself. (7/6a)
SHOP TALK & SEGUES: BEATS 1'S OPENING WEEKEND
The global station programmed, and Michelle S. listened. (7/6a)
A GOODMAN IS NOT HARD TO FIND
The new guy at Sony Nashville. (7/6a)
THE CHARTS THEY ARE A CHANGIN’
Thank God it's Friday? (7/6a)
OLD DOMINION “BREAK UP” & BREAK OUT
Updates on a pair of new and developing Sony Music Nashville acts in our Music City section. (7/6a)