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Coca-Cola takes Coke Studio worldwide
Vans gets injunction against Tyga and MSCHF's Wavy Baby trainers
Metallica launch Rye The Lightning whiskey
Setlist: Deezer to go public with €1 billion valuation
Tyga’s MSCHF trainers prompt legal battle with Vans
Backstreet launches new hub in Berlin to help tackle Brexit merch challenges
BTS seek court order stopping bootleg merch sales alongside upcoming Vegas shows
50 Cent’s cognac company fails to have design infringement case dismissed
LimeWire founder “NOT THRILLED” about brand’s revival as an NFT marketplace
Court declines to dismiss Goldenvoice's Coachella trademark lawsuit against Live Nation
Spotify's $310 million FC Barcelona sponsorship deal confirmed - and it's great news for artists, says Spotify
Setlist: Ed Sheeran tells the High Court he’s no song thief
Snoop Dogg takes full control of Death Row, following new catalogue deal
Appeal court judges say Jay-Z is owed royalties for former perfume partner
OVO Energy takes on Wembley Arena’s naming rights
Spotify entering into €280 million sponsorship deal with FC Barcelona, causing various controversies
Management looking into Neil Young’s request to boycott Spotify in Joe Rogan protest
One Direction company seeks to block 1-d drinking straws trademark
Abba settle lawsuit with Abba Mania
Sony Music further ramps up merch interests via Ceremony Of Roses investment
Now Coachella is annoyed about Bookchella
Snoop Dogg planning to launch hotdog brand, Snoop Doggs
Royal Mail unveils Rolling Stones stamps
Diddy takes back control of Sean John clothing brand
Cardi B scraps dolls due to delays and quality concerns
Spotlight put on the merch commissions charged by venues
Sean Combs seeking to buy back his fashion brand from its bankrupt current owner
One Liners: Justin Bieber, Post Malone & The Weeknd, D-Block Europe, more
Jay-Z wins in perfume contract dispute