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Who Should Win Song Of The Year at the 2017 Grammys? Vote!

Billboard.com - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 12:02pm
We spent 2016 getting in formation, stopping people from raining on our parades and saying hello from the other side, and it finally all...
Categories: Music Industry

I See Stars Debuts Creative Visual for 'Calm Snow': Exclusive Premiere

Billboard.com - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 11:56am
EHM (Electronic Hardcore Music) band I See Stars is premiering today (Nov. 6)  the music video for “Calm Snow," the opening cut...
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Industry Ink: Pam Browne, Liz Rose, Emily Shackelton, Drew Baldridge, APA

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 11:55am
Former head of Belmont University's Mike Curb Music Business Program, Pam Browne, has partnered [...]
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Garth Brooks Triples Up (Again) In Top Country Albums Top Five

Billboard.com - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 11:55am
For the first time in 24 years, an artist simultaneously holds three positions in the top five of Billboard's Top Country Albums chart ...
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Who Should Win Album Of The Year at the 2017 Grammys? Vote!

Billboard.com - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 11:52am
2016 was a year of incredible album releases, and it's time for us to recognize some of the best with the Grammy nominations, which were...
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Shia LaBeouf Takes Aim at Soulja Boy in New Freestyle, Atlanta Rapper Responds

Billboard.com - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 11:46am
After annihilating his freestyle on Sway in the Morning last month, actor Shia LaBeouf gained the respect of avid rap junkies. He then...
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Columbia Leads All Labels in Grammy Nominations for Major Categories

Billboard.com - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 11:24am
Driven by the two most talked about artists of this Grammy season, Adele and Beyoncé, Columbia Records leads the way for all labels in nominations in...
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Eventbrite and Bandsintown Announce Partnership: Exclusive

Billboard.com - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 11:18am
Eventbrite, a ticketing platform with more than two million events a year, and the concert discover app Bandsintown are set to announce a new...
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ACM Nomination Round Voting Ends Dec. 7

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 11:17am
The Nomination Round of voting for the upcoming ACM Awards will close at [...]
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Manager of Oakland Warehouse Says 'I'm Incredibly Sorry' About Deadly Fire

Billboard.com - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 11:08am
The manager of the Oakland, California, warehouse where 36 people died at a party on Friday night told the Today show on Tuesday (Dec. 6) that he is...
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YouTube Reports $1 Billion Paid to Recording Industry Through Advertising This Year

Billboard.com - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 11:03am
After a year of sustained and withering criticism from the recorded music industry -- and one day after Lyor Cohen began as its global head of...
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Kelsea Ballerini Wears Custom Nicole Miller to Sold-Out NYC Show: Exclusive

Billboard.com - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 10:58am
At her Friday night (Dec. 2) sold-out Irving Plaza show, Kelsea Ballerini wore a custom Nicole Miller design to honor the city that never sleeps. The...
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Supreme Court Sides With Samsung in Apple Patent Dispute

Billboard.com - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 10:56am
A unanimous Supreme Court on Tuesday sided with smartphone maker Samsung in its high-profile patent dispute with Apple over design of the iPhone. The...
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The Chainsmokers' 'Closer' Ties for Second-Longest No. 1 Run Atop Pop Songs Chart

Billboard.com - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 10:44am
The Chainsmokers' "Closer," featuring Halsey, keeps getting closer to history on Billboard's Pop Songs radio airplay chart. The...
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Top 10 Snubs & Surprises of 2017 Grammy Nominees: Sturgill Simpson, Mike Posner & The Biggest Omissions

Billboard.com - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 10:39am
The 59th annual Grammy Awards have officially revealed their nominations, and with that, we can start poring over some of the biggest discrepancies...
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Photographer Anthony Supreme Talks Working With J. Cole for '4 Your Eyez Only' Album Artwork

Billboard.com - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 10:37am
Life-changing decisions can occur at any moment. For photographer Anthony Supreme, the turning point in his life came to him while sitting in his...
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The Music and Mojitos Are Back in Cuba as Mourning for Fidel Castro Ends

Billboard.com - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 10:31am
Music is playing in the streets again. Tourists are sipping mojitos at sidewalk cafes. Flags are flapping at full staff. After nine days of national...
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Mourners Cry, Hug, Laugh & Scream at Memorial for Oakland Warehouse Fire Victims

Billboard.com - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 10:20am
Lee Davidson is a veteran of underground dance parties. Her friend Alex, a 35-year-old film producer and father of two, would tease her, saying,...
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Chris Rock Unveils Plans for Stand-Up Tour in 2017

Billboard.com - Tue, 12/06/2016 - 10:18am
Less than two months after The Hollywood Reporter revealed that Chris Rock had scored a massive payday for two stand-up specials...
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