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The 22 best gifts for the music lover in your life in 2021

Listen to the beautiful sound of your recipient opening the ultimate music gift, from Amazon Music to headphones, speakers, instruments and more.

‘Queen of Brooklyn’ Nenobia Washington dead at 38

Nenobia Washington, an influencer also known as BK TidalWave, has died. She was 38.

HBO Max, Radio Canada Acquire Franck Gastambide’s Groundbreaking Canal Plus Show ‘All the Way Up’ (EXCLUSIVE)

After breaking ground in France, Franck Gastambide’s hit Canal Plus show “All the Way Up” (“Validé”), a comedy drama series unfolding on France’s vibrant rap scene, is set…

Taylor Swift Thanks Fans While Accepting Gracie Award for ‘Folklore’ Concert Film: ‘You Continue to Blow Me Away’

Taylor Swift was the recipient of the grand award for special or variety at the 46th annual Gracie Awards, which took place virtually on the Alliance For Women…

Brit Beat: ABBA ‘Voyage’ Producers Speak on Hot-Selling Virtual Concert in London

The reunited ABBA — who announced a new album and virtual concert earlier this month — are building a special venue in London to host the “immersive digital concert…

The Rights & Royalties Revolution in Music and Media: A VIP+ Special Report

Everywhere you look these days, the signs are hard to miss that the growth of streaming is driving an economic restructuring of the entertainment business. While that’s disruptive…

U.K. Government Calls for Further Research Into Music Streaming Sector; Keeps Options Open

It’s been a long time coming, but the U.K. Government’s response to the recent report into the economics of music streaming has finally arrived. However, anyone hoping for…

Harry Styles, Bon Jovi Win Big at 2021 Ivor Novello Awards as Universal IPO Provides Sideshow

Harry Styles, Bon Jovi and Tears For Fears were among the big winners on stage at the 2021 Ivor Novello Awards in London – but events off stage…

Kakao Touts Storytelling Skills at APOS as Korean Legislators Seek Crimp on Tech Market Dominance

Korean entertainment-tech giant Kakao took to the stage of media conference APOS on Wednesday to tout the firm’s growing story-telling skills and particular strength in webtoons. The same…

Disney’s Luke Kang and Stampede’s Greg Silverman Head APOS Speakers Roster

Disney’s Asia-Pacific president Luke Kang and Greg Silverman, CEO & founder of Stampede Ventures are among the top executives who are confirmed as speakers at the September edition…

Tencent Music Changes Focus After Regulatory Slap, Profits Drop

China’s Tencent Music Entertainment is to adjust its business model after being hit with regulatory penalties and seeing its share tumble to record lows. It will downplay music…

Universal Music China Plans Major Expansion of Local Recording Operations

Universal Music Greater China, part of Universal Music Group, has unveiled plans to significantly expand its recorded music activities in the Middle Kingdom. It aims to create a…