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Rihanna Is The First Artist To Have 100 Million Song Certifications

Rihanna has become the first artist to have than 100 million gold and platinum certifications under her belt. The Recording Industry Association of America has announced that Rih has the most Digital Single Awards and is the only artists to reach having 100 million cumulative certified singles. 151 more words


SiriusXM pays $210M to settle Oldies fight – will others follow?

The music industry on Friday announced a major victory in its fight to get a new type of copyright royalty for songs recorded before 1972. Satellite radio service SiriusXM will… 335 more words


Sirius XM to Pay $210 Million to Record Companies for Pre-1972 Songs

Satellite-radio broadcaster Sirius XM has resolved a two-year legal battle with the music biz for its use of recordings created before 1972, agreeing to pay $210 million to five record companies. 272 more words


So Long Soundcloud

Just to inform you that ad-free streaming is about to die a cold brutal death.Popular streaming service Soundcloud is bracing for a massive copyright infringement suit by the Universal Music Group, Sony Music Entertainment and Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). 14 more words

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Eminem Smashes Music History... Again.

Hip Hop’s greatest artist just made more music history.

Detroit rapper Eminem has become the first artist to land two diamond-selling digital singles.

The hitmaker has earned a diamond certification from the… 72 more words

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Eminem Just Set A World Record For WHAT?!

Being born and raised in Michigan you look up to certain people like Bob Seger, Kid Rock, the 1984 Detroit Tigers and the 89-90 & 2004 Detroit Pistons and… 107 more words


Eminem Becomes First Artist To Earn Two RIAA Digital Diamond Awards

(AllHipHop News) Eminem already has two diamond-selling albums on his resumé (The Marshall Mathers LP, The Eminem Show). The Detroit rap legend can now add two diamond-selling digital singles to his list of accomplishments as well. 130 more words