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The Latest Music News

Boxer Daniel Franco Sues Jay-z, Roc Nation Over Massive Brain Injuries

  May 24, 2019

Former boxer Daniel Franco has sued his former promoter — Roc Nation Sports and founder Jay-Z — claiming negligence after he suffered massive brain trauma. The former featherweight boxer filed the ...

Tupac Shakur Estate Green Lights A 5-part Docuseries — With Allen Hughes Directing

  May 24, 2019

A five-part docuseries about Tupac Shakur’s life has been greenlit after a deal between his estate and director Allen Hughes. Hughes reached a deal with the Shakur estate to grant full access to ...

William Morris Endeavor Is Filing Paperwork To Go Public

  May 24, 2019

William Morris Endeavor has signaled its intention to go public in a recent IPO filing, revealing details about the company’s financial position. Talent agency WME generated over $3.61 billion i ...

John Lennon’s Photographer Sues Universal Music Group For Infringing On Iconic Photograph

  May 24, 2019

John Lennon’s award-winning photographer has taken Universal Music Group (UMG) to court. Filed yesterday at the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, Allan Tannenbaum c ...

Moving Forward With Its Monetization And Distribution Program, Soundcloud Purchases Repost Network

  May 24, 2019

SoundCloud has unveiled a new acquisition. The independent music streaming service has entered into a definitive agreement to completely acquire Repost Network, a rights management and distribution co ...

Spotify’s Bitter War With Songwriters Claims Its First (but Not Its Last) Casualty — Adam Parness

  May 24, 2019

Spotify’s decision to publicly oppose the Copyright Royalty Board’s (CRB) 44% songwriter royalty increase has created a PR nightmare for the company. Top music industry executives, publishers, and ...

Dj Earnings Plunge To A Five-year Low As Edm Revenues Continue To Slide

  May 23, 2019

A new report from the International Music Summit’s annual economic study reveals that EDM music and DJ pay is trending downward. Las Vegas night clubs and parties have long fueled the growth of ...

It’s Not Just Pledgemusic — The Entire Crowdfunding Sector Is In Trouble

  May 23, 2019

The global crowdfunding market is set to decline by 17% over the next three years, according to the recent projections. An in-depth market analysis now asserts that the crowdfunding model is in serio ...

Snapchat Reportedly In Talks With Sony, Warner, And Universal To License Songs

  May 24, 2019

To better compete against Facebook’s Instagram and ByteDance’s TikTok, Snapchat’s parent company has now started new negotiations with all three major labels. Snap has previously secured case-to ...

The Rolling Stones Returns ‘bitter Sweet Symphony’ Songwriter Royalties To The Verve’s Richard Ashcroft

  May 24, 2019

Twenty-two years ago, in the midst of a legal dispute with the Rolling Stones, the Verve’s Richard Ashcroft signed away the rights and the royalties to ‘Bitter Sweet Symphony.’ The 1997 hit had ...