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blind item1
4/18/19

What top-tier exec at a major is suddenly out? Does this exit signal more sweeping changes to come for the label’s management team?


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Ron Perry 2018
4/18/19

Columbia is now officially hot. Ron Perry would love to stay and tell you about it, but he’s waiting for the Postmates guy to bring the dog biscuits for Ms. Larry David. So we’ll do it.


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marty
4/18/19

Paradigm Talent Agency has named Marty Diamond the Head of Global Music, leading the agency's formidable talent roster in representation worldwide...


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04-lil-nas-x
4/18/19

Lil Nas X‘s “Old Town Road” isn’t just a pop-cultural phenomenon, the Columbia smash is also throwing off massive amounts of cash—nearly $720k (that’s not a typo) during the week ending 4/11—to blow away the competition on our Song Revenue Chart. To put that jaw-dropping number in perspective, the second-biggest earner, Billie Eilish’s “Bad Guy” generated $171k.


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RyanPress
4/18/19

Warner/Chappell leaders Guy Moot and Carianne Marshall have upped Ryan Press to President A&R, U.S. Since joining W/C in 2009, Press has worked closely with Rihanna, Rae Sremmurd, DJ Khaled, Lil Wayne...


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mark ronson
4/18/19

BBC Radio 1 has added an extra dance-themed night to its annual Big Weekend extravaganza, with Mark Ronson, MK, Purple Disco Machine and a team of Wilkinson, Sub Focus and Dimension set to perform.


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FINAL POSTER
4/18/19

Lewis Capaldi is one of the first artists in history to announce a U.K. arena tour ahead of the release of a debut album. He’s set to play four arena dates in Glasgow, Dublin, Cardiff and London in March next year, alongside two shows at the Manchester Apollo.


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Grammer
4/18/19

The latest track from S-Curve/BMG’s Andy Grammer, “Don’t Give Up on Me,” has flown into the iTunes Top 5 overall and #1 in the Pop store after the singer/songwriter's performance on NBC's Today.


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Oklahoma
4/18/19

Universal Music Group is reviving Decca Broadway with the release of two cast albums from the current season, Oklahoma! and Tootsie.


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BTS   Map Of The Soul PERSONA
4/18/19

BigHit/Columbia's BTS will lead the HITS Top 50 with the K-Pop sensations' best opening yet. The band previously debuted with 185k for Love Yourself: Answer in August of last year. Lil Nas X f/Billy Ray Cyrus is expected to remain on top of the Streaming Songs Chart, giving Columbia chief Ron Perry this week's #1 album and song.


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BECK BRINGS "LIGHTNING" TO BEATS
The Tower of sync power. (4/15a)
NEW RELEASES: A BTS MAP (UPDATE)
K-Pop is a thing, it looks like. (4/16a)
CROSSCURRENTS: NEW FRONTIERS
The final chapter of the Black Music History overview (4/15a)
THE NEXT RECORDING ACADEMY HEAD IS...
(The envelope, please.)
THE WHOLE SPIEL ON BILLIE
We're handing out crowns.
THE FUTURE OF ROCK & ROLL IS...
Hang on, we just need to throw this TV out the window.
THERE'S PIZZA IN THE BACK
The pepperoni's all gone, though.
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