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6/15/24

As the summer heat sets in, we offer you some sizzling tableaux reflecting the latest developments in the biz—co-starring such luminaries as Jon Loba, Jelly Roll, Jon Platt, Post Malone, Jeremy Erlich, Lucy Dickins, Cris Lacy...


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Grammy Awards
6/14/24

The Recording Academy passed some new amendments during its semi-annual Board of Trustees meeting. The changes will apply to 2025's Grammy Awards.


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6/14/24

On 6/13 UMG celebrated Pride 2024 with its Loud & Proud artist showcase. Co-hosted by GLAAD VP of Communications Anthony Allen Ramos and content creator Ruba Wilson, the event aired exclusively on 3point5, a Twitch channel powered by UMG’s °1824, and featured conversations with and live performances by...


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6/14/24

Taylor Swift's TTPD posts its eighth consecutive week at #1 on the HITS Top 50. Billie Eilish's HIT ME HARD AND SOFT maintains at #2. Charli xcx and Bon Jovi score Top 5 debuts.


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Urban Cowboy
6/14/24

Pop goddess Sabrina Carpenter may be the lead rider in our latest roundup of trending industry topics, but she’s joined by down-home superstar Luke Combs, Broken Bow founder Jon Loba and teen phenom Maddox Batson. The Lipman bros have famously become urban cowboys, and now even Mosco is saddling up. It’s gonna be a country summer, folks.

Mosey on down to HITS List

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6/14/24

The American Greetings line comprises six customizable tokens of appreciation that can be augmented with snippets of five different songs from Combs' brand-new Seven Ridges/Columbia Nashville album.


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6/14/24

Taylor Swift has the longest-running U.K. #1 of her carer as THE TORTURED POETS DEPARTMENT blocks Charli xcx from hitting the top of the Official Albums Chart.


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6/14/24
R.E.M.'s four original members performed together last night for the first time since 2007 at the Songwriters Hall of Fame honors in New York, and us oldies are feeling the FOMO.

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6/14/24

Governors Ball, No Values and Rock im Park/Rock am Ring got things off to a roaring start last weekend, with Bonnaroo, Summer Smash, Nova Rock and Download now warming up in the bullpen.


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6/14/24

Columbia's Hozier holds onto the #1 spot at Top 40 with "Too Sweet," while ICLG remains atop the Rhythm chart for a second week with Kendrick Lamar’s "Not Like Us" and moves Imagine Dragons' "Eyes Closed" to #1 at Modern Rock.


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YTD MARKET SHARE
It's a mad, mad, mad, mad music biz. (6/13a)
NEAR TRUTHS: THE HITS KEEP COMING (PART TWO)
Born in 1986 by mad scientists; still lurking. (6/12a)
HITS LIST GOES COUNTRY
Pairs well with grits and gravy. (6/14a)
TOWNSHEND, PLATT AMONG TONYS PRESENTERS
Sunday! (6/12a)
SONG REVENUE: LEGERDEMAIN
Slim Shady lives! (6/13a)
THE NEW UMG
Gosh, we hope there are more press releases.
TIKTOK BANNED!
Unless the Senate manages to make this whole thing go away, that is.
THE NEW HUGE COUNTRY ACT
No, not that one.
TRUMP'S CAMPAIGN PLAYLIST
Now 100% unlicensed!