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COVID-19 cost the UK music industry 69,000 jobs and caused a 46% slump in economic impact
UK competition regulator announces market study into music streaming
Spotify welcomes latest proposals in US Senate to regulate the tech giants
Emeli Sandé signs new publishing deal with Reservoir
Australian collecting society revokes honorary award from axed Sony Music chief
Apple Music unveils mid-price subscription package
Michael Jackson estate forces Belgian radio show to change name
Jay-Z's private investigator monitors supposedly COVID concerned witness as perfume dispute gets to court
Lil Wayne's legal battle with former manager dismissed on jurisdiction grounds
Primary Wave announces deal with Gerry Goffin estate
One Liners: Snoop Dogg, Becky Hill, The Horrors, more
Setlist: Coldplay's plans to make touring eco-friendly
Coldplay announce plans for environmentally friendly world tour
US music publishers to push for new streaming rate of 20%
Cher sues Sonny Bono's widow in termination rights dispute
Cardi B did not mislead court when asking for trial date to be moved, judge rules
Australian record industry trade group revokes Icon Award from former Sony chief
Spirit Music owner announces $500 million alliance with investment group
One Liners: Adele, Andrea Bocelli, Ludovico Einaudi, more
Former Sony Music Australia boss lodges complaint over TV exposé, as industry organisation withdraws award
Universal says media firm should have known junior employee couldn't negotiate a licensing deal
Promotions made at the top of Downtown Music
ATC among the music companies backing new Arts Emergency campaign
One Liners: The Black Keys, Featured Artists Coalition, The Lumineers, more
Black Lives In Music highlights systemic racism in UK music industry
US movie companies persuade VPN and server hosting companies to instigate some web-blocks
Hipgnosis confirms billion dollar partnership with Blackstone
Drake YolanDa Award to provide £3000 funding to ten artists, deadline for entries is Friday
Spotify triples the number of podcasts it makes about Spotify
Jazz FM launches new jazz-themed comedy show