Scooter Braun sells the masters of Taylor Swift’s albums for over $300m

After purchasing Big Machine Label Group, including Taylor Swift’s masters, Scooter Braun sells these on just 18 months later. Scooter Braun purchased Big Machine Label Group in June last year for around $330m, this acquisition…

Quibi is shutting down just six months after launching

After raising around $1.8 billion in funding for original content, short-video streaming platform Quibi is officially shutting down. American film producer, ex-chairman of Walt Disney Studios, co-founder of DreamWorks Animation and founder of Quibi Jeffrey…

In an open letter to Bezos, musicians demand to know why Twitch doesn’t license music

The Artist Rights Alliance (ARA) wants Amazon-owned livestreaming service Twitch to account for why it doesn’t licence music on the platform. After testifying in Congress, Jeff Bezos was asked if Twitch pays artists royalties. He…