Tagged With Music Industry

When a fire destroyed a vault of song recordings 11 years ago, Universal Music Group went into crisis mode and downplayed what amounted to 'the biggest disaster in the history of the music business'


Jay-Z is hip-hop's first billionaire. See how he and Beyoncé make and spend their money.


Grammy-winning DJ Afrojack says 10 years of working with celebrities like Pitbull and Nicki Minaj has taught him the most important trait for anyone in business



Grammy-winning DJ Afrojack explains how declining a credit on a song that went multiplatinum taught him the most important lesson of his career


Music industry mogul Troy Carter has managed Lady Gaga, held a top job at Spotify, and appeared on 'Shark Tank' — learn about his latest project at IGNITION 2018


DJs like Laidback Luke say their mental health is being damaged by the brutal pressures of the music industry



Musicians only got 12% of the $43 billion the music industry generated in 2017, and it mostly came from touring


How Columbia House sold 12 CDs for as little as a penny


Grammy Award-winning musician Imogen Heap is using ethereum and the Harry Potter musical to fund her blockchain project


This tech company is offering staff free 'hangover days'


Music superstars like The Weeknd are embracing the 'freemium' model to rule the future


How the business of being a pop star has drastically changed, according to the manager of teen sensation Shawn Mendes



iTunes is still the most preferred music platform in the US, survey says


Compose new beats with a rotating music box


The music world is being swallowed whole by the Kim K/Taylor Swift feud


There's a guy with the same name as Taylor Swift's songwriting pseudonym and he thinks it's hilarious



Taylor Swift fans found proof last month that she co-wrote Calvin Harris' hit song


DIPLO: 'The DJ world is a sinking ship, I'm sad that I'm part of it'


16-year-old Beyoncé basically predicted her own future


Beyoncé's 'Lemonade' was so top-secret that even the people involved had no idea what they signed up for or who was behind it