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The company of legendary songwriter Harry Warren files its own lawsuit over illegal recordings on iTunes
British man arrested over illegal hacking and distribution of unreleased music
Max Lousada responds to Lily Allen's remarks about Warner's handling of her assault allegations
Indie labels to join Friday's climate emergency protests in London
MMF's Accelerator professional development programme to return for second year in 2020
YouTube takes bought views out of its music charts and stat brags
Michael Jackson Estate criticises Emmy win for 'Leaving Neverland'
Lily Allen says Warner failed to act after she accused industry exec of sexual assault
Warner launches JV label with hip hop website Masked Gorilla
Spotify further expands is artist services by acquiring SoundBetter
BBC launches new music education programme for young children
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CMU Insights at Pivotal13 September 2019

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