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Epic Records has appointed Ezekiel Lewis to the post of president. He will continue to report

"Our resume speaks for itself," Chaney said. "Sprite took a chance on hip-hop before it was

“Tupac Shakur was a rapper, actor, activist, poet, and revolutionary. This iconic artist has continued

“It’s extremely exciting to see UMG embracing artist-driven AI. Endel allows music companies like UMG to

"The start of my love of music began with Island Records. Joining the next generation at

"I was fighting tears. Seriously, I was glad that I had my sunglasses on today," Ludacris

Today, The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Foundation announces its 2023 Inductees in the following

“Over the last few years I have had the pleasure of watching Posty become one of

"We've made it a priority to honor Hip-Hop culture! This is a celebration for artists who

“It’s great to be joining up with Faith Newman and the entire Reservoir team. I’m

Suge Knight, one of hip-hop's most influential figures, is widely credited for transforming the West Coast

The cause of the death of Coolio has finally been revealed. More than months after he

“UMG is the world’s most successful music company and there are incredible opportunities ahead for a

“For the third consecutive quarter, we are thrilled to be celebrating the No. 1 Hot 100

Run by CEO Scott Mills, BET Media Group includes BET, BET+, VH1 (which was moved under

“2022 was an impressive year of sustained ‘growth-over-growth’ more than a decade after streaming’s explosion onto

"It is our technical innovation coupled with an unparalleled work ethic that grew our domestic revenue

This time, the long-time friends are coming together to address the issues that persist in Hip

"For centuries Black women have done it all, displaying strength and grace that flows naturally in

Live Nation today released financial results for the quarter and full year ending December 21, 2022.

"When I think of someone who handles music with care, I think of Bryan and we're

“Since I took Death Row off streaming almost a year ago, not a day goes by

Warner Music Group is excited to announce the launch of Hip-Hop Fifty, a yearlong, global celebration

"Spinderella is a legend. Her vast knowledge of music and ability to bring people to the

"His creative vision beyond fashion will undoubtedly lead Louis Vuitton toward a new and very exciting

David ‘Trugoy the Dove’ Jolicoeur – a founding member of hip-hop trio De La Soul –

“Since I’m coming back home, we were like, ‘Let’s spread my talent and my greatness.’ I

Universal Music Group, the world leader in music-based entertainment, and its family of artists, labels and

"I am excited to work alongside J and the HRS team to connect our dynamic roster

"But to hear that I am the first female hip-hop artist to EVER be nominated into

"Creating generational wealth is an important message to share with the world. Coming from hip hop

The Recording Academy has announced a Grammy Awards special segment honoring hip-hop’s 50th anniversary.

“Hip-hop hasn’t just shaped music; it’s shaped culture as a whole - from fashion, language, sports,

Under the partnership, Sony Music and Mass Appeal will work together to showcase the creative excellence

"I'm comin' back to the NFL field, but this time, instead of performing, I'm going head-to-head

SHOF Chairman Nile Rodgers said, “The music industry does not exist without songwriters delivering great songs

“It’s an absolute honor to continue our partnership with Goldenvoice to bring the magic of Coachella

“It’s cool to pick up an instrument and be melodic or come up with a

Dr. Dre is reportedly selling several of his music assets and income streams to both Universal

“I am so thrilled to honor and celebrate these four giants in the music industry,” Recording

"In the past, music industry conflict was often focused on ‘the majors versus the indies.’ Today,

Bonnaroo 2023 will once again present a wide-ranging bill featuring a spectacular selection of top artists

“The Academy is proud to celebrate this diverse slate of influential music people spanning numerous genres

"We identified this opportunity when we were in the preliminary stages of acquiring Tommy Boy. Over

“The Mitchell family would like to thank everyone for their condolences regarding the untimely death of

“Too many people are getting killed. We’re definitely not trying to make violent music. All that

“I look forward to gettin’ it with the WME team to continue innovating across music, film,

“For decades, a racial double-standard has been employed against Black and Brown hip-hop artists by turning

According to chart history, “Good Kid, M.A.A.D. City” has spent 520 weeks on the Billboard 200,

She has been integral to the careers of emerging talent and superstars alike, including top artists

“For artists and musicians, NFTs represent a new creative medium and a mechanism to build community,

“We are saddened by the loss of our dear friend and client, Coolio, who passed away

The Los Angeles-based imprint will operate as a new label with Columbia Records of Sony Music

“Verzuz and Triller will always be a safe place and outlet for creators and their art.

SESAC celebrated songwriters and music publishers behind this year's most-performed songs across a variety of genres

"The REVOLT Summit is coming back bigger and better than ever with the goal of inspiring

“The extraordinary thing about our first half result is that we grew revenue 25% with virtually

“at this year’s RIAA Honors, we are thrilled to celebrate pioneers who have defied obstacles, defined

This year, the show boasts three such talents. LL Cool J, Nicki Minaj, and Jack Harlow

“The partnership between WME and Culture Currency is a strategic hybrid structure that will bring resources

"Through his award-winning solo work, countless collaborations and acting, Busta is a true innovator in every

“With significant runway ahead in our core streaming business and new growth vectors constantly emerging, we

The award is presented to artists for their outstanding contributions and profound impact on music video

In addition to approving the Beastie Boys’ corner, tens of other honorary namings for various

In 1975, The Delfonics split following their twelve top-20 hits rising through Billboard’s R&B and Soul

“I’m happy to be back in the building where it all started, working with John, Nicole

"I'm super excited to be joining Tom, Aaron, and the whole Warner Records team," said Dionnee

“ASCAP, thank you for the acknowledgement of Publisher of the Year. None of this is possible

Marley said, “I’m so excited to be partnering with Reservoir. Faith Newman and I go back

“Music creators have no greater champion than ASCAP,” said ASCAP Chairman of the Board and President

Jones said, “I’m so excited to join Jon and the team in this new chapter at

“It feels good to have ownership of the label I was part of at the beginning

“It’s a celebration how far you know hip-hop has come, how far R&B has come, how

“We’re all one. We’re all united together,” said the 50-year-old rapper, who said he might perform

"I was incredibly excited to have the opportunity to work and create with Edgar Wright on

“Motown has always been a destination where creators come to bring their dreams to life,” said

“Hitting an all-time high in our 18 years as a standalone company is proof that we’ve

“I am thrilled to join Def Jam, an iconic label and brand that’s been influential in

The 19-track album is written, produced, and performed by Kid Capri and includes popular singles

The complaint cites a 1992 recording agreement, under which ODB was to be paid 50% of

Global revenues grew by 11.4% in 2019 to reach $21.5 billion, an increase of $2.2 billion

Nine-time Grammy Award nominee SZA has signed with WME for representation in all areas.

“We are honored to bring Kehlani to the PULSE Music Group team,” said Ashley Calhoun, Vice

“Lucian offered me a dream opportunity to serve at the helm of Def Jam. The experience

Between two to six suspects entered the home wearing ski masks when they shot the rapper,

Wow! This is the third Eminem video to break billion-view barrier

"I've always tried to be a game changer through each step of my career, and to

"SoundCloud's unique platform serves a vital role in today's music ecosystem where new artists are discovered

The NBA announced today that Chicago native Jennifer Hudson will perform a special tribute to the

Prior to the Netflix pickup, Apple was poised to be in the lead position for the