The music licensing agency tracked 500 billion performances of songs last year, paying $883 million to composers and publishers.
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While a copyright infringement case focuses on the sheet music version of a Robin Thicke hit, the trial raises questions about the music industry and one artist’s debt to another.
To help combat online piracy, the music industry’s global trade group has decided on Fridays as the official day to make new albums available.
Pandora has created a division to work with labels and artist managers, opened its vast databanks, and begun experimenting with artist promotions.
The a British import has a tradition of electronic dance music, alternative rock and dressed-up crowds.
In an extremely rare and revealing speech, Mr. Dylan, 73, touched on the roots of his songwriting, the musicians who inspired him, and the naysaying of critics and others along the way.