Industry Updates

#Music & Entertainment

Choirmaster calls for support for women in music
A half of the reunited Praye team, Choirmaster has asked the music industry gurus and Ghanaians to give the ladies in the industry a chance to prove their worth. According to him, it’s imperative that they ladies are given a chance to prove what they ...
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NAMM, world's largest music instrument & equipment show, to start 2019 with a bang
It’s probably the most important music trade show in the world ... the NAMM Show now incorporates a number of annual trade shows that were previously stand-alone events. These include the 71-year-old Audio Engineering Society and the 31-year-old ...
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Sony Music Entertainment Drops R. Kelly
RCA Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, has now dropped R. Kelly from its roster. The development closely follows the airing of a docu-series close-up of R. Kelly’s sexual abuse allegations. The Lifetime series, titled Surviving R.
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The Music Industry Is About More Than Just Talent — Ask Vocal Star
This is sponsored content provided by Red Wolf Entertainment. Here's a blunt way to start off: Those who are working toward a career in music and performing are up for a sad reality. It's extremely difficult to make it big in the music industry ...
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Sony Music and RCA Part Ways With R. Kelly
Sony Music Entertainment and its subsidiary label RCA Records have dropped R. Kelly from their roster and will not issue new releases from the singer, as Billboard, Variety, and the New York Times report. According to Variety, Sony Music/RCA do not plan to ...
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LI's EZI segues from Nickelodeon star to music, on Steve Madden's new label
When shoe magnate Steve Madden started working with music and marketing exec Steve Feinberg to sponsor concerts, they had a certain sound and style in mind. Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, Iggy Azalea – they all did events with Steve Madden Music to help promote ...
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Red Bull Music Festival adds more events for February run in Los Angeles
A talk with hip-hop producers, a Valentine’s Day rap concert and film premieres are among some of the new events that have been added to the Red Bull Music Festival, a multi-day festival that includes a series of concerts, lectures and films inspired by ...
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Seattle-area music and nightlife events, Jan. 18-24: ‘Cry & Roar IX’, Fruit Bats and more
Almost every night of the week, Seattle’s stages offer a roster of regional indie-folk artists, do-it-yourself punk bands and homegrown comedians, as well as nationally touring pop stars. To that end, choosing something for your night out can be a ...
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Veteran singer Sthapit receives Lifetime Achievement Award at 2019 National Music Awards
Dinesh DC, the station manager for Kantipur FM, said that events like these are necessary to help the Nepali music industry flourish.
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