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American actress Issa Rae calls the music industry ‘the worst industry I’ve ever encountered’, riddled with ‘crooks and criminals’

Issa Rae, whose five-season run with HBO Unsafe ended with a finale on Sunday (December 26), dipped more than one toe in the music industry. She launched her own label, Raedio, and is producing a new show about budding rappers, using her existing career to help launch music. But rather than appearing to be thrilled […]

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Nashville Music Note Drop organizers ready for NYE weather | News

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) — The Music City Note Drop is set to take place Friday night for the first time since 2019. However, Nashville revelers could take a disappointing blow from mother nature. The 4WARN weather team is monitoring a threat of severe weather on New Year’s Eve. The Nashville Convention and the Visitor’s Corporation […]

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Britney Spears isn’t ready to return to the music world she calls ‘scary’, Entertainment News

LOS ANGELES — Britney Spears has signaled she’s not ready to return to music just yet after 13 years under a conservatorship that took control of her personal and professional affairs and scarred her from the entertainment industry. Spears, 40, who was released last month from a 2008 court-ordered arrangement requested by her father, said […]

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Britney Spears is not ready to return to the world of music which she describes as “frightening” | Showbiz

Supporter of pop star Britney Spears Melanie Mandarano holds a postcard on the day of a hearing in a conservatorship case at the Stanley Mosk Courthouse in Los Angeles, California, July 26, 2021. – Reuters pic LOS ANGELES, Dec. 29 — Britney Spears has reported she’s not yet ready to return to music after 13 […]

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Britney Spears Isn’t Ready to Return to the Music World She Calls “Scary”

Britney Spears has signaled that she’s not yet ready to start making music again after 13 years under a conservatorship that took control of her personal and professional affairs and left her scared of the entertainment industry. Spears, 40, who was released last month from a 2008 court-ordered arrangement requested by her father, said in […]

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“It’s probably the worst industry I’ve ever encountered”

Issa Rae thinks there are a lot of conflicts of interest in the music industry (Photo credit: Instagram/issarae) Actress Issa Rae, whose five-season run with the show “Insecure” ended with a finale this weekend, has dipped more than one toe in the music industry. She launched her own label, Raedio, and is producing a new […]

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Britney Spears Reveals Guardianship Scared Her From The Music Business | Britney Spears

Britney Spears says her years under conservatorship scared her of the entertainment industry. The singer revealed her reasons for not being ready to return to the music business after her conservatorship ended in November in an Instagram post. In one long note shared as screenshotsshe said: “I wanted to be nice but what they did […]

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Britney Spears Says She’s Scared of Music Business After 13 Years Under Conservatorship

In her last Instagram post on December 27, she explained how she was treated during those 13 years. “I asked for 13 years to perform new songs and remixes of my old songs…I had two months off between shows for four years in Vegas…and every time I asked, I was told ‘No…’!!!!” Spears wrote. “I […]

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Issa Rae calls the music business ‘the worst industry I’ve ever encountered’

Issa Rae, whose five seasons with HBO’s “Insecure” ended with a finale this weekend, has dipped more than one toe in the music industry. She launched her own label, Raedio, and is producing a new show about budding rappers, using her existing career to help launch music. But rather than appearing to be thrilled to […]

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Warp Records – Marketing Coordinator, NA (USA)

Warp is a leading independent record label releasing music from groundbreaking and influential artists including Aphex Twin, Flying Lotus, Danny Brown, Yves Tumor, Kelela, Mount Kimbie, Nightmares on Wax, !!!, Battles and many more on his family of Labels. We are looking for an exceptional individual to join the team and assist in the day-to-day […]

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Pazusoft announced the release of Pazu TIDAL Music Converter for Windows

Pazusoft, one of the leading music streaming companies, launched Tidal Music Converter. The main purpose of this launch is to help Tidal users download and convert their music library to MP3, M4A, FLAC, AIFF, AAC and WAV format on any device. Finally, Tidal music lovers will now be able to listen to their music or […]

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Alo Yoga expands its footprint and plans to enter the music business – WWD

Alo Yoga is expanding in new directions. The Los Angeles-based yoga lifestyle brand – selling activewear, outerwear, apparel, accessories and beauty products for men and women under the “air, land and ocean” philosophy – continues to expand its business footprint, plan more Alo House pop-ups, and is now poised to enter the music world. “It […]

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emPawa Africa – Global Marketing Manager (UK/GH)

Employer: Empawa Africa Location: London or Accra Salary: Competitive Closing: Jan. 23, 2022 Start date: Immediately Job Title: Global Marketing Manager Sector of activity: music/technology industry Type of contract: CDI Hours: full time Contact: [email protected] Our vision and our mission emPawa Africa is a music label services platform that works with aspiring African artists to […]

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FirstWorks presents cross-cultural music icon Angélique Kidjo at The Vets

Members of the community are invited to attend a radiant concert by Angélique Kidjo on February 13, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. at VETS. FirstWorks welcomes four-time Grammy Award winner Kidjo back to Providence for a concert featuring the high-octane numbers that cemented her place on the international stage. Presented as “the first African diva” by […]

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PRS For Music – Relationship Manager, Black Music (UK)

We have an exciting opportunity for a Relationship Manager to join our Membership Department. permanently. The role will begin remotely with the ability to work between our offices in London Bridge, Streatham and remotely as we transition to a hybrid working model. About Us PRS for Music has been at the heart of the music […]

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Official: Midem has been removed

It’s official: Midem is no more. Midem’s parent company, RX France, confirmed it had scrapped the event, in an email sent to former delegates today (December 15). The email confirms the news announced by MBW yesterday (December 14). (RX France owns subsidiary Reed Midem, which previously ran Midem but has now also been classified as […]

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‘The Masked Singer’ Crowns Season 6 Champion – Find Out Which Music Icon Won The Golden Mask Trophy!

By Zach Seemayer, ETOnline.com. 15 Dec 2021 22:31 *Warning: spoilers ahead! Season 6 of “The Masked Singer” crowned a brand new champion on Wednesday! After some truly stunning performances from the final two contestants, a costumed crooner ended up walking away with the Golden Mask trophy. First, let’s see how the night went. Scroll down […]

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Mexican music icon dies at 81 – Billboard

Vicente Fernández, the towering icon of Mexican ranchera music whose powerful voice defined the lives of generations of fans across Latin America, died Sunday morning (December 12) in a hospital in Guadalajara, his family confirms. The cause was complications following surgery for a cervical spine injury after a bad fall last August. Fernández had remained […]

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On the Red Carpet: Remembering the Legacy of Mexican Music Icon Jenni Rivera

LONG BEACH, Calif. — Known as “La Diva de la Banda,” Jenni Rivera has become the most successful female artist of all time in Banda music, a regional Mexican genre. “She sang about women for women. She was a single mother who became the sole provider for her family and would literally do anything she […]

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Mexican music icon Vicente Fernández dies aged 81

MEXICO CITY (AP) Vicente Fernández, a beloved Mexican singer who received three Grammys and nine Latin Grammys and inspired a new generation of artists, including his son Alejandro Fernández Jr., died Sunday. He was 81 years old. Fernández was known for hits such as “El Rey”, “Volver, Volver” and “Lástima que seas ajena”, and his […]

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TikTok from a musician’s perspective – Music Business Journal

Social media platforms come in and go out of fashion, but TikTok is here to stay for the foreseeable future in light of current trends. The increasingly popular app has been downloaded over a billion times and recently overtook YouTube as the platform with the highest average watch time in the US and UK.[1] With […]

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Princess Charlotte sent a sweet message from the music icon she loves to dance to

We earn a commission for products purchased through certain links in this article. Shakira sent a note to Princess Charlotte after her father Prince William admitted she was going “crazy” dancing to his music. As part of the Time To Walk series for Apple Fitness+, the Duke of Cambridge has shared his children’s favorite song. […]

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Ninja Tune – Digital Marketing Manager (UK)

Title – Digital Marketing Manager Location – London UK – office mix (Kennington) + RemoteHours – Monday to Friday, from 10am to 18pmSalary – Depends on experienceRegistration deadline: December 31, 2021 (please note that we may close the application process earlier if we have received enough applications) We actively encourage applications from a wide range […]

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I Paid My NYU Tuition With A Music Business I Started In High School

Sam Guyton paid for his tuition with money from a music business he started in high school. Today, he is the 23-year-old owner of Vali Entertainment, a corporate entertainment company. He shared how he started a successful business in high school and a new one during the pandemic. Sam Guyton has music and entrepreneurship in […]

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Historic Beatles audio interviews to be auctioned off as NFTs

Historic audio interviews with The Beatles’ John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr are up for auction as digital NFTs this week. The auction represents the first time rockstar interviews have been sold as NFTs, according to Voices of Classic Rock Archive (VOCR), which mints and auctions NFTs. The four Beatles NFT Interviews, […]

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A man charged for the death of Jacqueline Avant, wife of a music icon

Prosecutors have filed charges against a 29-year-old man in the fatal shooting of philanthropist Jacqueline Avant, the wife of legendary music executive Clarence Avant, at their home in Beverly Hills, California. ThroughThe Associated Press December 7, 2021, 00:36 • 2 minute read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Prosecutors filed […]

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Legendary South Jersey music industry insider Kal Rudman and wife Lucille have died | State and Region

Solomon “Kal” Rudman, 91, the South Jersey music industry insider who founded the influential radio advice sheet Friday Morning Quarterback, has died. Rudman’s death after a long illness was confirmed by Deane Media Solutions, the company he sold FMQB to in 2020. Rudman died with his 63-year-old wife, Lucille, by his side on Tuesday at […]

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Man arrested in death of Jacqueline Avant, wife of music icon – Orange County Register

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — A 29-year-old man has been arrested in the death of philanthropist Jacqueline Avant, who was fatally shot this week at the Beverly Hills home she shared with her husband, the legendary manager musical Clarence Avant, police said Thursday. Aariel Maynor is currently on parole and was taken into custody early […]

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Man arrested in death of Jacqueline Avant, wife of music icon – Press Enterprise

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — A 29-year-old man has been arrested in the death of philanthropist Jacqueline Avant, who was fatally shot this week at the Beverly Hills home she shared with her husband, the legendary manager musical Clarence Avant, police said Thursday. Aariel Maynor is currently on parole and was taken into custody early […]

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Bay Area music icon Carlos Santana undergoes heart surgery; Cancels December shows – CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF/AP) — After suffering a health crisis over the weekend, San Francisco and Bay Area native music icon Carlos Santana underwent successful heart surgery and cancels several Las Vegas shows scheduled for December. Santana took to social media to help shut down rumors about her health. READ MORE: COVID: Pfizer requests emergency […]

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Listings of NetEase Music Services on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange

The music industry’s latest IPO is here. Chinese tech giant NetEase’s subsidiary, Cloud Village – which operates the NetEase Cloud Music music streaming service – officially listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange today (December 2). Cloud Village raised HK$3.28 billion (approximately US$421 million at current exchange rates) upon its IPO, with the share price […]

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A man arrested in the death of Jacqueline Avant, wife of a music icon

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – A 29-year-old man has been arrested in the death of philanthropist Jacqueline Avant, who was fatally shot this week at the Beverly Hills home she shared with her husband, legendary music executive Clarence Avant, it announced Thursday the police. Aariel Maynor is currently on parole and was taken into custody early […]

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TunesBank Apple Music Converter Review: Best Apple Music Converter to Convert Apple Music to MP3 for Playing on Any Device

Apple Music is one of the best music streaming services in the world. You can periodically pay a fixed fee to access more than 90 million high-quality Apple Music songs in Apple Music Library for free. For Apple Music users, you can not only stream popular Apple Music playlists such as Apple Music 1 and […]

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UkeySoft Spotify Music Converter Review: Convert Spotify Music to MP3 with Ease

Spotify is the world’s largest music streaming service with over 165 million premium users. It offers the best music suggestion you can find in any streaming service like Apple Music, Amazon Music Unlimited, YouTube Music, Tidal. There is also a huge collection of playlists and tracks in Spotify. Unlike other music streaming services, Spotify even […]