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Jack Sussman
CBS' APPROACH TO
THE GRAMMYS
2/10/16

Heading into the Grammy ceremony on Monday, we caught up with CBS’s live program President Jack Sussman, who gave us the lowdown how they’re approaching this year’s ceremony.


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HERE COMES KANYE
2/10/16

Whatever it's called, Kanye West's new set is due to drop early on Friday (most likely just after his sold-out Yeezy fashion show at Madison Square Garden on 2/11). Early estimates for the digital-only first week are...


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DARIUS SPLITS WITH DOC
2/10/16

Darius Rucker has parted ways with McGhee Entertainment, his management company for the last 14 years.

 


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GRAMMYS VS. HOLIDAY IN THE SUN FOR WEST COASTERS
2/10/16

The fact that the Grammys will air live nationwide this year, starting at 5pm on the West Coast and repeating immediately afterward, has many of those with a vested interest on edge. 


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MONDAY GRAMMYS, FRIDAY CHART: A WHOLE NEW BALLGAME FOR RETAIL
2/10/16

The 2016 Grammys will be the first to take place since the new Friday-to-Thursday chart week. This will also be the first time in a decade the telecast has not been on a Sunday night. Instead, it's on a Monday, midway through the new reporting period—which raises some intriguing questions.  


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I.B. BAD ON BRAND BUILDING & OTHER HOT TOPICS
2/10/16

Our man behind the scenes goes where the action is, and this week's installment offers plenty of just that, between RiRi, Queen Bey, Drake, ZAYN, Tidal, Todd Boehly, Jeffrey Azoff and CAA vs. WME.


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TOP 15:EVOL WAYS
2/10/16

Future will land at #1 on both our sales and SPS charts when finalized on Friday. Adele starts to build leading into Grammy weekend, as wonderers are wondering how high she’ll soar next week. Coldplay gets a big boost post-Super Bowl and thanks to sale pricing at Google Play (99 cents) and iTunes ($6.99). Here’s how the chart looks at midweek.


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CHOICE CUTS
2/10/16

Among the activities offered in Critics’ Choice: Bowling with Hall & Oates, jousting with Sir Van the Man, karaoke with Willie Nelson and sharing a KISS with UMe’s Sujata Murthy.


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Alex Buhr
EXEC SHAKE-UPS AT UMG CLASSICS
2/10/16

Dr. Alexander Buhr has been appointed Managing Director of Universal Music’s London-based Decca Classics, a role he’ll continue alongside his current job as MD of Mercury Classics. Buhr succeeds Paul Moseley, who has been promoted to SVP of Strategic Content and Partnerships, Global Classics.


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BIG CANDY MACHINE
2/9/16

"I really dug your Skittles Super Bowl commercial," says Big Machine Label Group chief Scott Borchetta to Dot/BMLG artist Steven Tyler during CRS in Nashville. "I understand it was filmed here in town." "Yep," Tyler replied. "I remember back in the day, when I would've done those Skittles off the nubile flesh of a teen groupie..."


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GRAMMYS VS. HOLIDAY IN THE SUN FOR WEST COASTERS
Baby it's warm outside. (2/10a)
I.B. BAD ON BRAND BUILDING & OTHER HOT TOPICS
This is not the street in downtown Glendale. (2/10a)
MONDAY GRAMMYS, FRIDAY CHART: A WHOLE NEW BALLGAME FOR RETAIL
Our charts dude breaks it all down for you. (2/10a)
TOP 15:EVOL WAYS
Future's so bright he's gotta wear shades. (2/10a)
GRAMMY SURPRISE GUESTS
Will the formerly snubbed return to steal the show?
TRUMP VS. ADELE
It's gonna get nasty. We wouldn't bet on the The Donald.
STREAMING'S NEXT BIG PLAYER
It's not who you think.
MOVING THE NEEDLE
Which Grammy moments will spike sales, streams and tickets?
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