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Lyric licensing platform LyricFind has signed a blanket deal for 38 African markets with South African mechanical rights organization, CAPASSO.
It’s been an eventful week for music on the stock market.
Marvin Gaye’s family have been awarded almost $5 million as the Blurred Lines copyright case finally comes to an end after five years, according...
SoundCloud has rolled out its first DJ performance software integration with Serato.
Kobalt’s recording company AWAL has signed a worldwide deal with Los Angeles-based singer, songwriter and visual artist, Ella Vos.
Beatchain has partnered with independent music company Eleven Seven Label Group (E7LG) and Doc McGhee’s McGhee Entertainment.
The UK’s Music Publishers Association (MPA) Group of companies has hired Paul Clements as its new CEO.
The global music industry could be set for a crushing blow.
Alison Wenham is stepping down as Chief Executive of The Worldwide Independent Network (WIN).
One of the UK’s more modern (and discreet) landmark recording studios, The Gin Factory, is up for sale.
Partisan Records has appointed Sara Dempsey as Director of Sales.
Columbia Records has appointed Shawn Holiday and Phylicia Fant Co-heads of Urban Music.
Warner Bros. Records (WBR) has partnered with award-winning songwriter Justin Tranter and Katie Vinten, most recently Co-Head of A&R for...
Sony/ATV Music Publishing has signed a worldwide deal with Grammy-nominated singer and songwriter Ella Mai.
Tencent Music Entertainment Group’s IPO has finally arrived.
The company has officially started trading on the New York Stock Exchange under...
The following MBW blog comes from Henry Semmence (pictured), the founder and MD of UK-based Absolute Label Services, which works with artists,...
Universal Music-signed German superstar artist Helene Fischer has scored the country’s top-selling album of the year, for the fifth time...
Yesterday brought head-turning news: Sony has launched its own Hi-Res streaming service in Japan, built on the B2B technology of Rhapsody International.
Pandora has hired accomplished music journalist Akim Bryant as Top 40 Coordinator, Curation Programming.