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Universal Music shares surge 38% on day one of trading
The Weeknd sued over alleged Call Out My Name song-theft
Wolverhampton Wanderers launches record label
One Liners: Dave Grohl, Muse, Ed Sheeran, more
Stream-ripper Yout refiles its lawsuit against the record industry, argues it's pretty easy to rip from YouTube without its app
US National Music Publishers Association close to signing Twitch deal, sources say
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David Bowie's later recordings to move to Warner in new deal
Warner launches new dance imprint
One Liners: Swedish House Mafia, Kanye West, Bring Me The Horizon, more
James Vincent McMorrow extends Sony publishing deal
Prospectus for Universal Music stock market listing approved
French trade body says Believe is hindering its stats gathering
US record industry scores 27% growth in first half of 2021
Nickelback fight back in Rockstar song-theft case
Reservoir signs Joni Mitchell
Republic Records formally launches Imperial Music
One Liners: Robyn, Coldplay & BTS, James Blake, more
More legal filings submitted in record industry v Cox Communications appeal
Apple Music confirms it is using Shazam technology to expand its catalogue of mixes
One Liners: Ed Sheeran, Lorde, Alicia Keys, more
Warner's ADA announces an executive rejig
One Liners: Lana Del Rey, Eddie Vedder, TuneCore, more
UK competition regular says Sony's AWAL deal raises competition concerns, leaving the major
FAC and MMF publish white paper on Parliament's big streaming report
DNS resolver hits out at Sony Music's web-blocking injunction
South Africa's Gallo buys into aggregator Content Connect Africa
Sony Music Korea appoints new MD
Audiovisual Anti-Piracy Alliance publishes its proposals for beefed up anti-piracy measures in EU's Digital Services Act
Warner's ADA allies with new label Never Seven