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Solange and Husband Alan Ferguson Split

Solange and her husband Alan Ferguson have split after five years of marriage. The 33-year-old singer took to Instagram Friday to announce their separation. “11 years ago I met a phenomenal man who changed every existence of

Five Questions With Chip Hooper Nominee Elena de Sota From the Masquerade In Atlanta

Earlier this month, Billboard announced the five nominees for the second annual Chip Hooper Award, honoring the memory of the beloved talent agent who helped build Paradigm's music department and served as a mentor to countless young

Five Questions With Chip Hooper Nominee Elena de Soto From the Masquerade In Atlanta

Earlier this month, Billboard announced the five nominees for the second annual Chip Hooper Award, honoring the memory of the beloved talent agent who helped build Paradigm's music department and served as a mentor to countless young

Lexxe Went From Ballerina to Breaking Ground in Pop: Watch Her New ‘Drink Me’ Video

Music artists come from all types of backgrounds, from bartenders and executives to entrepreneurs and doctors. But it’s not everyday you hear of a professionally trained ballerina dropping her pointe shoes for the microphone. Lexxe, a 25-year-old

See How Pete Wentz Reacted to Taylor Swift Calling Him One Of Her ‘Favorite Lyricists’

In a recent interview with Zane Lowe for Beats 1, Taylor Swift explained how her lyrics — like say, the begging-to-be-an-Instagram-caption couplets that make up the "Blank Space" verses — were heavily influenced by Pete Wentz's extravagant pen

Molly Neuman Named President of Songtrust

Downtown Music Holdings has named Molly Neuman president of its global royalty management platform Songtrust, Downtown CEO Justin Kalifowitz and chief strategy officer Joe Conyers III announced Thursday (Oct. 31). In her new role, Neuman — who joined Songtrust

Five Questions With Chip Hooper Award Nominee Brittanie Delava From AEG Presents

Earlier this month, Billboard announced the five nominees for the second annual Chip Hooper Award, honoring the memory of the beloved talent agent who helped build Paradigm's music department and served as a mentor to countless young

Motorhead’s ‘1979’ Reissue Box Set Captures the Classic Rock in the Band’s Heavy Metal Soul

“I’m not interested.” That was A&R man Howard Thompson’s response when asked to attend a 1978 Motörhead show in order to consider signing the band to Bronze Records, his employer at the time. Intent as he was on declining the invitation,

Swans Founder Michael Gira Talks Band’s 15th Album, ‘Leaving Meaning,’ And 13th Lineup: ‘This New Mutation Is Unique’

Gira explains that the latest formation harkens back to the group’s ’90s-era congregation. “No.” That’s Michael Gira’s dry response when asked if Swans’ latest release, Leaving Meaning (Oct. 25, Mute/Young God Records), was intentionally produced with tracks

Publishing Briefs: Hootie & The Blowfish Sign With Big Deal, Reservoir Nabs Rachel Chinouriri and More

Hoodie & The Blowfish has signed a worldwide publishing administration deal with Big Deal Music Group, it was announced Oct. 16. The deal is a joint venture with music industry veteran Rick Krim and includes the band’s new