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Juice WRLD Reportedly Left Behind 2,000 Unreleased Songs

According to sources, Juice WRLD left behind a vast library of unreleased work — somewhere in the vicinity of 2,000 songs. Juice WRLD’s family, team, and record label are currently discussing the best way to make these songs available, though a release date hasn’t yet been provided. Simply cataloging the extensive collection, to fully understand what it […]

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Live Nation ‘Broke the Promises It Made to the American People,” U.S. Dept. of Justice Says

U.S. Department of Justice headquarters, Washington, D.C. The U.S. Department of Justice has formally filed judgment on Live Nation, officially extending the Consent Decree through 2025. The Department of Justice has filed its judgment on Live Nation, following investigations over alleged violations of the consent decree that accompanied its 2010 merger with Ticketmaster. This judgment […]

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Pantera Surpasses 1 Billion Streams Across Amazon, Apple, Deezer, Google and Spotify

Photo Credit: Spotify Pantera Pantera’s social media accounts are celebrating surpassing one billion music streams. The official Pantera account says the band has surpassed one billion streams across Amazon, Apple, Deezer, Google, and Spotify. It’s not clear what the post means by ‘Google’ since the company owns several music streaming entities. We assume that it […]

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AirPods, iPhone 11 Sales Propel Apple’s Quarterly Earnings to All-Time High of $91.8 Billion

Apple’s high-selling AirPods (photo: Antonio Scalogna) During the first quarter of Apple’s fiscal year, which ended on December 28th, 2019, revenues jumped nine percent from the same period in 2018, to an all-time high of $91.8 billion.  Additionally, Apple’s diluted earnings per share (EPS) came in at $4.99, a 19-percent hike from the first quarter […]

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Grammys Ratings Hit a 12-Year Low, Sinking Another 6 Percent from 2019

The 62nd Annual Grammys TV ratings dipped to 12-year low, skirting 2008 viewership levels. The Grammys telecast garnered slightly lower ratings than last year’s show. On the bright side, the Grammys telecast still managed to outperform the competition, according to Nielsen’s overnight numbers. But these aren’t encouraging stats: Nielsen noted that 18.69 million viewers tuned […]