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Charlie Puth enlists Ammar Malik for sophomore album

Charlie Puth has enlisted Ammar Malik for his sophomore album.

The hit songwriter known for co-penning singles performed by Nick Jonas (“Chains”), Olivia Holt (“Phoenix”), Olly Murs (“Seasons”), Maroon 5 (“Moves Like Jagger”), Cashmere Cat (“Adore”) and The Vamps (“Wake Up”). 132 more words

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ZHU, DEADMAU5 & KREWELLA JOIN PETITION TO REFORM ONLINE COPYRIGHT

ZHU, DEADMAU5 & KREWELLA

JOIN PETITION TO REFORM ONLINE COPYRIGHT

180 members of the music industry have joined forced to back a petition that seeks to reform the… 115 more words

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EU Regulators To Decide On Sony's Michael Jackson Deal By August 1st

Sources: Reuters | All Things Michael

BRUSSELS – EU antitrust authorities will rule by Aug. 1 whether to allow Sony Corp buy out the Michael Jackson estate’s stake in its music publishing joint venture, a move which rivals such as Warner Music Group say gives Sony too much power. 134 more words

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Birdy premieres music video for new single "Words"

Birdy has premiered the music video for her new single.

The British singer-songwriter posted the visual clip for “Words” to her YouTube Channel on Monday (June 20, 2016). 108 more words

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Kiiara hits the studio with Jason Evigan for debut album

Kiiara has recorded new music with Jason Evigan.

“@Kiiara busy at work,” the record producer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist posted to his Instagram account on Wednesday (June 08, 2016). 143 more words

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"Welcome to ‘playlist payola,’ the modern-day equivalent to old school payoffs of radio station deejays. And just like the old days, there are specific prices for spins"

What a shocker*. The 2016 version of radio payola. I caught this article via Talib Kweli’s Twitter account first.

If you’re looking for an industry cliché, here’s a good one: ‘playlists are the new radio.’ And like most clichés, it’s partly true: playlists on platforms like Spotify are not only a major vehicle for discovery, they are also a huge way to build a song’s popularity and an artist’s career. 471 more words

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James Blunt reunites with Danny Parker for new album

James Blunt has reunited with Danny Parker for his new album.

Parker previously co-wrote “Heart to Heart” for James Blunt along with Daniel “Robopop” Omelio. The Martin Terefe-assisted track peaked to number forty-two on the UK Singles Chart. 91 more words

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