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I.B. BAD TUNES IN
New label bosses, Grammys, must-see TV, more. (1/19a)
LIL PUMP IS A FREE AGENT (UPDATE)
17 with a bullet (1/18a)
SWANSON TO EVP POST AT THE BUNNY
Onetime A&M assistants reunite. (1/18a)
WILL SPOTIFY BECOME A RIVAL TO THE MAJORS?
Picture the music-biz equivalent of Netflix. (1/18a)
THE GRAMMY WHISPERER PICKS MORE  KEY WINNERS
Grein does some genre-jumping. (1/18a)
GRAMMY WHAMMY
Who's performing, for reals.
PLUGGING INTO POWER
Which major pop figure is pondering a move into politics?
BUILDING A BETTER PIZZA
Let's talk crust.
I'M A STABLE GENIUS
Pass the Big Macs.
RUMOR MILL
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1/19/18

Our inside man on the new label chiefs' first moves, the Grammy telecast and other key TV shows on the music-biz calendar, stream wars and more.


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1/18/18

Island/DCD2 rockers Fall Out Boy have triumphantly returned with their seventh studio album MANIA, which has instantly shot to #1 at iTunes...


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OnePound
1/18/18

In 2017, the major labels made marketshare gains on the independent sector, with Max Lousada’s Warner Music up 0.8% year-on-year to 18.3%, Jason Iley's Sony Music rising 0.2% to 24.6% and David Joseph’s UMG staying put at 35%. The independent sector, meanwhile, was down 1%.


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v lil pump
1/18/18

As we noted earlier, breakout rapper Lil Pump, whose Tha Lights Global/Warner Bros. single “Gucci Gang” is a streaming monster, is a free agent, and everyone is after him. It's believed that Pump's team is looking for...


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JT Supplies
1/18/18

It’s all coming together for Justin Timberlake. A video for the Pharrell-produced “Supplies,” the second track to appear from JT’s RCA album Man of the Woods—dropping two days before Super Bowl LII—has just premiered on Vevo, and it’s extremely cinematic. Let’s take a look, shall we?


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scooter
1/18/18

At this year's international music business conference, Midem, Scooter Braun will be honored with the inaugural Hall of Fame award and participate in a keynote conversation on the success of SB Projects...


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1/18/18

In Tom Corson's first big staffing move at Warner Bros., look for Laura Swanson to land the high-level post of...


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lenny
1/18/18

HITS Editor in Chief Lenny Beer and the nicest guy in Alternative promotion, Ted Volk, somehow convinced format superstar and WRFF PD John Allers to join them for lunch. Watching Lenny and Ted eat salad was a lot of fun for John.


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Spotify logo variant
1/18/18

In a piece headlined “Having Rescued Recorded Music, Spotify May Upend the Industry Again,” U.K. publication The Economist pairs some intriguing stats with provocative speculation about the streaming giant’s future moves. Specifically, as the subhead puts it, the Daniel Ek-led company’s “clout in streaming could allow it to sign new artists itself, challenging the major record labels.”


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1/18/18

Migos’ omnipresent Quavo is featured on newcomer LIVVIA’s new single "Catch a Body," which has just premiered on Complex.


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Featured Video
Moneybagg Yo, "Doin' It"
A strip club, a downpour of paper and a murderously cool groove: the N-Less/Interscope rapper keeps the flame of the classic hip-hop clip lit, all the better to showcase what the New York Times called his "casually robust rhymes." This cut comes from his acclaimed mixtape Federal 3X. Just try getting it out of your head.
Overheard in the HITS offices: "How do you still have a job?!"
@Meghan_Trainor Ponytail might even be higher than us at 4:20
It's a tight race for #1. Who will come out on top? @Camila_Cabello or #TheGreatestShowman ST? Stay tuned... https://t.co/qAwQvIdOn8
Mazel tov, @scooterbraun. Your @midem #HallOfFame honor is well-deserved: https://t.co/Xmu00ba4Sj @SB_Projects https://t.co/EqaGsSH1Ff
RT @brothersosborne: Beyond grateful to be asked to perform on the #Grammys with our friends @MarenMorris & @EricChurch and to honor the… https://t.co/EmUk2jD6An
RT @theRonPerry: Please call him back @imran1231 https://t.co/p10AtHn9UP
In Tom Corson's first big staffing move at @wbr, look for @BOSSSANGELES to land the high-level post of...… https://t.co/bFSj1Swemo
RT @SonyMusicGlobal: This is what happens when you get a little TOO into @AndrewWK's music 😂 https://t.co/0tcKfke58R
So handsome @jimmykimmel https://t.co/kFVd0AfufG
RT @motown: .@stefflondon has been named @AppleMusic's latest #UpNext artist ⭐️💘 Learn more about her rise to fame:… https://t.co/KJPKAgq1sY
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