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  1. Respected exec has been offered a book deal with Simon and Schuster

    The post Spotify’s Director of Economics, Will Page, is leaving the company appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.

  2. Playlist was formerly known as The A-List: Hip-Hop

    The post Apple Music takes on Spotify’s influential RapCaviar brand with Rap Life playlist and weekly show appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.

  3. Scottish songwriter lands enviable support from streamers

    The post Spotify and Apple go big on independent artist Aaron Smith… and get major record labels talking appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.

  4. “Freya Ridings is truly a rising star on YouTube and beyond."

    The post Freya Ridings named as YouTube Music’s second Artist On The Rise in the UK appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.

  5. He is a member of Jane's Addiction and a former member of Red Hot Chili Peppers

    The post Primary Wave acquires stake in Dave Navarro music catalog appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.

  6. "Our current priority is to communicate directly with our artists and their representatives."

    The post Launching first stage of extensive review, Universal identifies just 22 ‘original masters’ lost in 2008 fire appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.

  7. She will be responsible for all bookings for the All Points East Festival

    The post Laura Davidson joins AEG European Festivals division as Head of Artist Bookings appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.

  8. Paul Langworthy named new Chief Executive Officer

    The post 7digital CEO John Aalbers steps down after three-and-a-half months appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.

  9. Hub is available in the US, UK, Ireland, South Africa, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand

    The post Spotify partners with Disney to launch Disney Hub featuring movie soundtracks and playlists appeared first on Music Business Worldwide.