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BIO: Embodying the rags-to-riches rap dream, Jay-Z pulled himself up by his bootstraps as a youth to eventually become the reigning rapper of New York City and, in turn, a major-label executive following h... (read more...)

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HBO to Debut Special J. COLE: 4 YOUR EYEZ ONLY, A DREAMVILLE FILM, 4/15 HBO to Debut Special J. COLE: 4 YOUR EYEZ ONLY, A DREAMVILLE FILM, 4/15
by TV News Desk - March 24, 2017

J. COLE: 4 YOUR EYEZ ONLY, A DREAMVILLE FILM, the Grammy-nominated hip-hop star's second HBO special, debuts SATURDAY, APRIL 15 (10:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT).... (more...)
The iHeartRadio Music Festival Returns to Las Vegas This September The iHeartRadio Music Festival Returns to Las Vegas This September
by BWW News Desk - March 14, 2017

iHeartMedia announced today the return of the annual star-studded iHeartRadio Music Festival on September 22 and 23 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, and its Daytime Village presented by Capital One, which will return to the Las Vegas Village across from the Luxor Hotel and Casino on Saturday, Septemb... (more...)
Russell Simmons' All Def Digital to Create Documentary THE DEFINITIVE HISTORY OF HIP HOP Russell Simmons' All Def Digital to Create Documentary THE DEFINITIVE HISTORY OF HIP HOP
by BWW News Desk - March 13, 2017

Russell Simmons' All Def Digital, the fastest growing platform in hip hop and urban youth culture and Emmy award winning producers Stephen David Entertainment announced today a partnership with GroupM Entertainment, a global content investment and rights management company, to develop and produce TH... (more...)
Elvis Fans from Around the World are Headed to Nashville for 4-Day Celebration of the King of Rock and Roll Elvis Fans from Around the World are Headed to Nashville for 4-Day Celebration of the King of Rock and Roll
by BWW News Desk - March 10, 2017

Elvis fans from around the world will be traveling to Middle Tennessee for the inaugural Nashville Elvis Festival, taking place March 30-April 2, 2017. Nashville Elvis Festival is a premier Elvis event unlike any other, celebrating the music and legacy of Elvis Presley. The historic Franklin Theatre... (more...)
Erik Hassle Premieres Official Video For 'Missing You' Erik Hassle Premieres Official Video For 'Missing You'
by BWW News Desk - March 09, 2017

Swedish soul-pop artist Erik Hassle today unveiled the video for “Missing You,” the emotionally-charged lead single taken from his new album, “Innocence Lost.”... (more...)
Young The Giant Include Albuquerque in Extended Fall Tour Young The Giant Include Albuquerque in Extended Fall Tour
by BWW News Desk - March 01, 2017

Fueled By Ramen recording group Young The Giant has announced the next leg of its hugely successful Home of the Strange Tour. The North American headline dates begin Wednesday, August 2nd at Louisville, KY's Palace Theater and then continue through late September. Support on all dates will come from... (more...)
Vancouver Sleep Clinic Announces Debut Album 'Revival'; Premieres 'Someone To Stay' Vancouver Sleep Clinic Announces Debut Album 'Revival'; Premieres 'Someone To Stay'
by BWW News Desk - February 17, 2017

Rising Australian band Vancouver Sleep Clinic will release their debut album, Revival, April 7 on Sony Music Entertainment/RAL. The video for album track “Someone To Stay” premieres today via Sweet on Snapchat—watch and share it... (more...)
Global Records Announces INNA Fresh New Single 'Gimme Gimme'  with Official Video Global Records Announces INNA Fresh New Single 'Gimme Gimme' with Official Video
by BWW News Desk - February 16, 2017

INNA has released a new single called “Gimme Gimme”. This is a fresh new song written by INNA herself with David Ciente (“Dale Papi” - Lariss), Marco & Seba (Marcel Botezan & Sebastian Barac) who composed most of INNA's biggest hits, Breyan Isaac (worked with David Guetta, FloRida, Pitbull) and Vasi... (more...)
Congrats - Beyonce and Jay Z Expecting Twins! Congrats - Beyonce and Jay Z Expecting Twins!
by TV News Desk - February 01, 2017

Beyonce and Jay Z turned to Instagram today to announce the joyous news that they are expecting twins! The couple is already parents to 5-year-old Blue Ivy.... (more...)
Adele, Bruno Mars & More Set for Ovation's Week-Long Tribute to Grammy's Hottest Artists Adele, Bruno Mars & More Set for Ovation's Week-Long Tribute to Grammy's Hottest Artists
by TV News Desk - February 01, 2017

Music lovers will want to set their DVRs for some binge-worthy music documentaries airing on Ovation TV beginning February 6.... (more...)
Erik Hassle Releases 'Innocence Lost' LP Today Erik Hassle Releases 'Innocence Lost' LP Today
by BWW News Desk - January 27, 2017

Swedish soul-pop artist Erik Hassle releases his highly anticipated new album, “Innocence Lost” today via Record Company TEN/RCA Records.... (more...)
Sky Katz Teams Up with Heavy Metal Band 'Unlocking the Truth' Sky Katz Teams Up with Heavy Metal Band 'Unlocking the Truth'
by BWW News Desk - January 26, 2017

When it comes to crossing genre lines from hard rock and heavy metal to rap and hip-hop, plenty of bands have made successful crossover hits from Jay Z and Linkin Park to Public enemy and Anthrax.... (more...)
Reservoir Signs Multi-Platinum Grammy-Nominated Producer Just Blaze to Worldwide Publishing Deal Reservoir Signs Multi-Platinum Grammy-Nominated Producer Just Blaze to Worldwide Publishing Deal
by BWW News Desk - January 25, 2017

As reported in Forbes, Reservoir announces the signing of multi-Platinum Grammy-nominated producer Just Blaze to a worldwide publishing deal. The agreement, which marks Blaze's first-ever global publishing deal, includes rights to his entire catalog including future works.... (more...)
ole and Super-Producer Timbaland Extend and Expand Their Partnership ole and Super-Producer Timbaland Extend and Expand Their Partnership
by BWW News Desk - January 23, 2017

ole, the world's fastest-growing independent publishing and rights management company, announced today it has extended and expanded its successful partnership with GRAMMY-winning super-producer, Timbaland.... (more...)
Fergie, DJ Khaled Set for 13th Annual ESPN The Party Event This February Fergie, DJ Khaled Set for 13th Annual ESPN The Party Event This February
by TV News Desk - January 12, 2017

ESPN will host its 13th annual ESPN The Party event Friday, Feb. 3 in Houston. In conjunction with the release of ESPN The Magazine's Super Bowl issue,... (more...)
TIP 'T.I.' Harris Releases Politically Charged Album 'Us Or Else: Letter To The System' TIP 'T.I.' Harris Releases Politically Charged Album 'Us Or Else: Letter To The System'
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2016

Today, TIP “T.I.” Harris releases his latest album “Us Or Else: Letter To The System” and new music video for the track, “Switchin Lanes” exclusively on global music and entertainment platform, TIDAL... (more...)
Erik Hassle Releases New Single 'Missing You' From Forthcoming Album Erik Hassle Releases New Single 'Missing You' From Forthcoming Album
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2016

Swedish soul-pop sensation Erik Hassle has released his first official single “Missing You” since announcing the January 27th, 2017 release of his forthcoming full-length LP “Innocence Lost” (Record Company TEN/RCA Records).... (more...)
ole Adds Respected Artist Manager Tracey Singer to Label Services Division ole Adds Respected Artist Manager Tracey Singer to Label Services Division
by BWW News Desk - December 14, 2016

ole, one of the world's leading independent music publishing and rights management companies, announced today that Tracey Singer has joined the company as Senior Director, Label Services. Singer will report directly to ole CEO and Chairman Robert J. Ott.... (more...)
Violinist Miri Ben-Ari Honors Nelson Mandela with Latest Single 'Freedom' Violinist Miri Ben-Ari Honors Nelson Mandela with Latest Single 'Freedom'
by BWW News Desk - December 09, 2016

Grammy Award winning violinist and producer, Miri Ben-Ari delivers a musical masterpiece in her latest single 'Freedom,' honoring South Africa's first black president and renowned freedom crusader, Nelson Mandela on the third anniversary of his death.... (more...)
World Renown Pianist Lang Lang To Perform With Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra, 3/5 World Renown Pianist Lang Lang To Perform With Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra, 3/5
by BWW News Desk - December 07, 2016

The Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra welcomes acclaimed pianist Lang Lang for a Gala performance and celebration on Sunday, March 5 at 5pm with Music Director Larry Rachleff conducting.... (more...)
Alicia Keys Kicks Off Landmarks Live in Concert on GREAT PERFORMANCES This January Alicia Keys Kicks Off Landmarks Live in Concert on GREAT PERFORMANCES This January
by TV News Desk - December 01, 2016

Alicia Keys Landmarks Live in Concert kicks off a new arts strand within the Great Performances series, beginning Friday, January 20 at 9 p.m. on PBS. (Check local listings.) This will be followed the next week by Brad Paisley Landmarks Live in Concert on Friday, January 27 at the same time. (Check ... (more...)
Warner/Chappell Teams with Girl Scouts of the USA to Help Girls 'Shine' Through Music Warner/Chappell Teams with Girl Scouts of the USA to Help Girls 'Shine' Through Music
by BWW News Desk - December 01, 2016

Warner/Chappell (WCM), the global music publishing arm of Warner Music Group, together with Girl Scouts of the USA, announced today the launch of the organization's first ever original song thanks to the help from two WCM/Liz Rose Music songwriters... (more...)
MTV2 to Bring Back MTV's Classic HOTTEST MC'S Franchise, Starting 12/16 MTV2 to Bring Back MTV's Classic HOTTEST MC'S Franchise, Starting 12/16
by TV News Desk - December 01, 2016

MTV2 is bringing back MTV's classic 'Hottest MCs' franchise with 'MTV2 Presents: Hottest MCs in the Game 2016,' airing on Friday, December 16 at 11:00 p.m. ET/PT.... (more...)
Big Carlos Vives and Shakira Among Winners of 17th LATIN GRAMMY AWARDS; Full List Big Carlos Vives and Shakira Among Winners of 17th LATIN GRAMMY AWARDS; Full List
by TV News Desk - November 18, 2016

Argentine-Mexican actor Sebastián Rulli joined Puerto Rican singer/songwriter and actress Roselyn Sánchez to host the 17th Annual LATIN GRAMMY AWARDS live on the Univision Network last night from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.... (more...)
DJ Khaled to Perform 'Do You Mind' ft. Nicki Minaj & More on 2016 AMA's DJ Khaled to Perform 'Do You Mind' ft. Nicki Minaj & More on 2016 AMA's
by TV News Desk - November 17, 2016

Music producer, recording artist and social-media superstar DJ Khaled will be joined on stage by Nicki Minaj, August Alsina, Future and Rick Ross to perform their hit new song, "Do You Mind," at the '2016 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS.... (more...)






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