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Executive Turntable: Moves at Sony/ATV, Parlophone, Big Machine & More

Sony/ATV Music Publishing promoted Kristina Hedrick to vp U.S. business development on Wednesday (Sept. 4). Hedrick will be based in the company’s New York office, where she will oversee the analysis of U.S. songwriter deals and will be the

Palo G shares retro styled video for her song "You're Getting"

Alternative hiphop act who goes by the name Palo G makes her debut on TWIB with the retro-styled video for her song “You’re Getting”. The song has a vintage feel to it too with its melodic horns,

Summertime, and the Chart Toppin’s Easy: Lana Del Rey’s Cover Of Sublime’s ‘Doin’ Time’ Rules Rock Airplay

Del Rey earns her first leader on any airplay ranking since 2013. Lana Del Rey notches her first No. 1 on Billboard's Rock Airplay chart, as "Doin' Time" takes over atop the tally dated Sept. 7. The

Roc Nation and NFL Donate $400,000 to Chicago Charities

As part of their new partnership, Roc Nation and the NFL will donate $400,000 to two Chicago charities. According to TMZ, the donations are part of the newly-launched Inspire Change program and will benefit the Better Boys

Viña Del Mar Festival Unveils First Artist and Hosts For 2020

The Viña del Mar Festival has unveiled its first artist and hosts for its 61st annual event, Billboard has learned. The announcement was made by the organizing committee of the LXI International Festival of Viña del Mar,

Steve Jobs Is Alive In Egypt, According To Conspiracy Theorists

If you spend your late nights perusing through the darkest corners of YouTube, you will likely appreciate this one. Ever since Steve Jobs passed away eight years ago, some consumers claim that Apple has been on a slow-moving

Could the Bizarre Legal Fight Over HBO’s Michael Jackson Doc Wind Up at the Supreme Court?

The tale of alleged sex abuse in “Leaving Neverland” was just the beginning… HBO made waves back in March with Leaving Neverland, the tale of two individuals who allege suffering child sex abuse at the hands of

Executive Turntable: Moves at Songtrust, Dualtone, Monument Records & More

Songtrust has recruited Richard Aurigema as vice president of copyright, the company announced on August 19. The former EMI, BMG and Sony/ATV executive will report to Songtrust's global head of rights management operations, Brad Yuan. “We're extremely excited

Residente Worked With Scientists to Study Bad Bunny’s Brain For His New Album

The Yale and New York University professors also studied mice, worm and monkey brains. Grammy-winning rapper Residente has some new collaborators on his upcoming album: scientists. The Puerto Rican performer said he studied intensely with professors at Yale

Watch Kellyanne Conway Try to Defend Pres. Trump By Singing Taylor Swift’s ‘You Need to Calm Down’

Spoiler: it didn’t go as planned. Pres. Trump's former counselor Kellyanne Conway found a novel way to come to her old boss' defense on Tuesday (Aug. 27) during a segment on Martha MacCallum's show where the host brought