The 5 most iconic Motown Musicians

Motown Records is one of the world’s most influential labels and helped to launch the careers of many of the world’s biggest artists – let us explore some of the very best. Motown Records, launched…

Sony will own 90% of EMI publishing after a $2.3 billion deal

Sony are taking a massive controlling stake in major music publishers EMI after acquiring a giant 60% share on top of their existing 30%. Sony Corporation are making a massive investment to take over a…

Drake beats Adele’s record for most wins at Billboard Music Awards

At this year’s Billboard Music Awards Drake stole the show winning top artist, top male artist, top Billboard 200 album and many more, breaking Adele’s 2012 record. The Canadian rapper entered the 2017 Billboard Music…

Chairman at EMI involved in $3.5 billion scandal invested money in Sony’s EMI buyout

American authorities are currently investigating a scandal in which $3.5 billion of Malaysia’s government sovereign wealth was misappropriated, involving an investor involved in Sony’s buyout of EMI. In 2012 Sony made a deal that put…

Sony Buy Out Michael Jackson’s Shares For Almost $1 Billion

The highest earning musician in history, the “King of Pop”, Michael Jackson’s 50% share in Sony/ATV has been sold to Sony in a major deal with his estate. Even 7 years after his death Michael Jackson is…

Haywyre – Insight

There’s no such thing as a poor Haywyre track, and with the video to go along, it just shows how much of a genius this guy truly is! This isn’t his first music video, with…

Famous Album Covers Extended: Showing You The Bigger Picture

Here is a great showcase of some of the worlds most famous coverarts and what the bigger picture actually looks like. via: Earthporm

BMG Has Acquired Chrysalis for £107 million

BMG has agreed to acquire Chrysalis for £107.4 million ($168.6 million). Chrysalis has over 100,000 tracks in their publishing division, which includes tracks by David Bowie and Michael Jackson along with artists Cee Lo Green, Sheryl Crow and Blondie.

A New Michael Jackson Film, Ish.

Michael Jackson’s hit ‘Thriller’ is to be turned into a movie, according to reports. Several Hollywood studios are said to be interested in adapting Jackson’s classic 1982 single. Deadline reports that choreographer Kenny Ortega is expected to…