Quantcast
coh board
4/20/18

City of Hope Spirit of Life honoree and Warner/Chappell boss Jon Platt is joined by the extremely heavy COH industry board, all of whom agreed on the urgent need to find a cure for us. Seen just before collectively consuming enough caffeine to power a small country are (l-r) Gang, Tyre, Ramer & Brown's Don Passman, Phil Quartararo, CAA's Rob Light, Loeb & Loeb's John Frankenheimer, UMe topper Bruce Resnikoff, UMPG Chairman Jody Gerson, Platt, Kathy Nelson, Warner/Chappell's Clark Miller, Morey Management's Jason Morey, Spirit Music Group's David Renzer, UMPG's Evan Lamberg, The Davis Firm's Doug Davis and AEG Presents' Larry Vallon.


…Read More
J Cole KOD cover
4/20/18

J. Cole has created a powerful trailer for the just-released KOD, which, as he explains at the top of the piece, as well as at listening events in New York and London, stands for “kids on drugs.” The album has flown to #1 at iTunes in the U.S. and 35 other territories (including Ireland, Israel, Jordan, Burkina Faso and The Cayman Islands) and top 5 in more than 100 more.


…Read More
avicii
4/20/18

DJ/producer/recording artist Avicii, best known for the 2013 hit “Wake Me Up,” died Friday in Oman. He was 28.


…Read More
Issa Knife
4/20/18

Drake enters the Top 5 at T40, while Post Malone muscles his way to #1 at Rhythm and at Modern Rock, Lovelytheband stay on top...


…Read More
Contents 1208 lucian
4/20/18

Sir Lucian Grainge’s UMG, already in a commanding marketshare position, has a big new J. Cole release and is due to drop sets from Kanye, Post Malone and Drake—which, in combination with...


…Read More
cassette
4/20/18

Think of this and every HITS List as a sort of textual playlist—a New Music Friday for industry fans of boldface, all-caps proper nouns, as we render the week’s rainmakers. If you didn’t lose your mobile device in recent days, you can probably guess the identities of several of the chosen 10. No-brainers include...


…Read More
sativavibes
4/20/18

It's 4/20. We’ve got some ridiculously dank bud stuffed into the bong. We’ve also got some girthy joints, a dropper of cannabis tincture, some sublingual strips that taste like garbage but add a floaty dimension to our buzz, and an array of infused chocolates that should blast us into the stratosphere. But what to listen to?


…Read More
jonplatt
4/20/18

"It's not just my turn," said City of Hope Spirit of Life honoree Jon Platt at Wednesday's kickoff breakfast at the Viceroy L'Ermitage in Beverly Hills. "It's my culture's turn to do our part."


…Read More
Harris-Lipa
4/20/18

Calvin Harris and Dua Lipa have registered the largest weekly tally this year for a song, sending “One Kiss” (Columbia/Warner Bros.) to #1 on the Official Singles Chart. At Albums, The Greatest Showman soundtrack returns to #1.


…Read More
High5
4/20/18

The office Karaoke machine is being overworked today with “One Toke Over the Line,” “Hi Hi Hi,” “Legalize It” and “Pass the Kouchie” on heavy rotation as we count down to 4:20. While we try to locate an instrumental version of Miley’s “Dooo It!,” take a peak at the week’s HITS High 5.


…Read More
See More Rumor Mill >
J. COLE GETS TO THE HEART OF THE MATTER
Artist opens door to new album. (4/20a)
FROM SIR, WITH LOVE (UPDATE)
An embarrassment of riches (4/20a)
YEEZY'S ONE-TWO PUNCH
Kanye's been busy; now he can dive back into Twitter. (4/20a)
VIVENDI EXPLORING UMG IPO
Pass the cheese puffs, s'il vous plaƮt. (4/20a)
TOP MONEYMAKERS: DRAKE AND CARDI CLEAN UP
It's not fair to the rest of the kids. (4/20a)
ASK YOUR TASK FORCE
Tina gets advice, whether she wants it or not.
WHEN PUBLISHERS GET MASTERFUL
Why the recording side still holds an allure.
DOES THIS PIZZA TASTE WEIRD TO ANYBODY ELSE?
I actually ate, like, five pieces. But still.
ROBOT MUSIC SUPERVISORS
It's already happening.
 Email

 First Name

 Last Name

 Company

 Country
CAPTCHA code
Captcha: (type the characters above)