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5/21/18

Our inside man on Spotify's "hate policy" and the exiting Troy Carter, Childish Gambino's "America," the pending EMI pub sale, Vivendi's hopes for a UMG float and more.


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LyHeadshot
5/21/18

Michelle Santosuosso delves into the lore of Lyor Cohen as he pulls his latest stunt.


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5/21/18

It’s not surprising that the first advice offered by Lyor Cohen in a new Business Insider profile—one of many recent press appearances he’s made to tout YouTube’s new subscription service—is “Forget the past.” After all, Cohen’s own past is filled with incidents of treachery, ruthless advancement of his own agenda and, of course, bullshit. When it comes to the past, therefore, he’ll always be rewriting history.


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5/21/18

Kid Kelly is among the nominees for the National Radio Hall of Fame's 2018 inductees. The King of All Pop and SiriusXM luminary is up for Music Format On-Air Personality...


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YesIndeed
5/21/18

Shazam users are tagging the newest of the new this week, pointing phones at speakers pumping the latest from Lil Baby, K-Pop superstars BTS and a new one from the 13 Reasons Why soundtrack.


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5/21/18

The Spotify anti-hate initiative and the can of worms it has naïvely opened is hardly the first time artists—and black artists in particular—have come under fire on moral grounds, nor is it the first time they’ve fought back.


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5/21/18

James Bay’s second album, Electric Light (Virgin EMI), is on course to hit #2 on the U.K.’s Official Albums Chart, while Five Finger Death Punch starts at #4. Over on Singles, Clean Bandit have the highest new entry at midweek stage.


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John Amato
5/21/18

The Billboard Music Awards fell to a new ratings low with the crucial 18-49 viewership, according to overnight reads...


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CHVRCHES
5/21/18

Karen Glauber’s latest Post Toasted column contains an even more eclectic array of references than usual: Bruce, Bowie, Arctic Monkeys, King Princess, LSD, CHVRCHES (pictured) and, yep, Childish—who, she asserts, is rock & roll, genre be damned. You’ll find plenty of context for each of the above right here.


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5/21/18

On the heels of her Eurovision Contest win, Israeli songstress Netta is celebrating her song's viral reaction with a shiny new deal. "Toy" instantly shot to #1 on Spotify's Viral U.S. and worldwide charts. A heated signing derby is already coming to a close, as she heads to S-Curve/BMG.


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Maybe they will, maybe they won't... (5/18a)
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"This Is America" is money, among other things. (5/18a)
NOISEMAKERS 4:
UP & AT 'EM
Eight is enough...for now. (5/21a)
POST MALONE JOINS TIESTO ON "JACKIE"
Will streaming star's feature launch single into stratosphere? (5/18a)
MUSIC BIZ 2018
FINAL-DAY RECAP
It's a wrap. (5/18a)
THE NEW LEADERS
We chat with the top label execs about changing times.
NEW & DEVELOPING ARTISTS SPECIAL
They're young, they're happening and we've got 'em.
PIZZA PLACEMENT
Songs by the slice.
A.I. AND OUR FUTURE
Planning for Skynet.
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