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Chinese tech giant Tencent led a consortium which bought... December in a deal that valued it at €30bn £25bn . The news of a planned stock market flotation of... a...
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. Apple and Amazon Music have revived the fortunes of the... major prize at stake, said Pedro Sanches, of consultancy firm OC&C, who conducted the study. The current all you can eat streaming...
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... in North America has almost quadrupled over the past two... shows, concert prices have far outpaced inflation. Some of that.. out of necessity. As piracy eroded music sales, artists...
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Elton John re signed a deal to stay... contract with Mr. John, who kicked off a three year long farewell... his career. Financial terms weren’t disclosed. With the expiration of... 71 year old Mr....
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... fake Viagogo stalls during Mr Sheeran s 2017 tour where it voided genuine tickets and told.. buy new ones. Mr Galbraith dismissed the allegations and told the BBC that...
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... July, when CEO Daniel Ek confirmed reports that Spotify was... advance payments of tens or hundreds of thousands of dollars, according to several people involved — the big record......
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Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith and Dua Lipa helped the British record industry... Export revenues grew by 12 compared with 2016, fuelled by phenomenal global demand for Ed Sheeran s...
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... tickets bought from Viagogo were stamped void and customers were... promoters and ticket resellers. Mr Sheeran himself has been vocal... face value. Viagogo s claim, filed on Tuesday in...
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People who turned up to the first... the end is the touts, Ed told Newsbeat at the... £400 for two tickets. When Ed Sheeran s latest tour dates went...
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... time ever. In total, streaming generated $7.1bn £5bn in 2017, ... subscribing to a streaming service topped 176 million, up from.. a year before. The boom helped record labels chalk...
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... logging in tropical forests has ensnared the makers of some... amounts of rosewood, a material prized for its rich, multicoloured grain and resonant sound... in 2017, guitar makers have...
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.. UK record companies in 2017 notched up levels of growth... to industry association the BPI. Combined takings from streaming, downloads, ... to growth was streaming, which increased by 41.1 . Revenues...
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... Taylor Swift and Adele have realized that they can still... Stockholm, Daniel Ek, a co founder, liked to compare it to... was collapsing. Yet as Spotify introduced its streaming service...
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Such firms have attracted increasing criticism and last month Google changed the way the sites are listed after pressure from Ed Sheeran s manager. Secondary ticketing sites are designed...
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Ed Sheeran has been crowned the most popular artist. the world by the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry.   Thomas Niedermueller / GETTY IMAGES By... on a mission to launch...
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... said the company felt it needed to do more to... programme We felt like we needed to do more to... have now made the changes demanded. They are Get...
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. ANGELES—The music executives hobnobbing with Ed Sheeran and Selena Gomez at... guide, the man YouTube has entrusted with mending its ties... two biggest labels, deals it needed to launch...
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... what BuzzAngle Music, which has pulled data from a growing... a report that will be issued this week. But Nielsen. – a standard bearer whose SoundScan revolutionized accurate music data collection...
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Overall, sales of music generated £1.2 billion for the... technological scale, sales of vinyl continued to grow, with 4.1 million LPs purchased in 2017. Again, Ed Sheeran was the...
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Ed Sheeran tops Spotify s 2017... out Drake as the most streamed artist of the year on the platform. Sheeran also has its biggest... NEW YORK—The Grammys may have...