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Yinka Adegoke / Billboard:
Apple-Beats deal delayed due to discussions over Beats Music valuation, Dre/Iovine roles in Apple, outrage over Dre/Tyrese video, more   —  Five Things Holding Up the Apple-Beats Deal  —  When news broke on Thursday May 8 that Apple was in talks to buy Jimmy Iovine and Dr Dre's Beats Electronics …
May 23, 2014, 6:30 PMIn context
Dan Lyons / Billboard:
Walter Isaacson, Steve Jobs' Biographer, Predicts Jimmy Iovine Will Run Apple's Content Business   —  It may not be the headphones or the streaming.  Does Tim Cook think Jimmy Iovine is the next Steve Jobs?  Apple is reportedly acquiring Beats Electronics for $3.2 billion …
May 19, 2014, 10:10 PMIn context
Yinka Adegoke / Billboard:
Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre could be unveiled as Apple executives at WWDC, deal to be announced later this week   —  Apple May Unveil Iovine, Dr. Dre Exec Appointments at June Conference  —  Apple could unveil Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre as its latest recruits at its Worldwide Developers' Conference in June …
May 12, 2014, 2:30 PMIn context
Billboard:
Beats Music raising another $60-100M; sources estimate subscriber count is “low six figures”   —  Beats Music's First 100 Days: A Bumpy Start  —  As Spotify allies with Sprint, labels say Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre's streaming service is off to a slow start.
Apr 21, 2014, 2:20 PMIn context
Ed Christman / Billboard:
Record Labels Sue Pandora Over Pre-1972 Recordings   —  As expected, the three major labels, ABKCO, and the RIAA filed a copyright infringement lawsuit in New York state court against Pandora for playing pre-Feb. 15, 1972 recordings without making any royalty payments.
Apr 18, 2014, 3:00 PMIn context
Billboard:
YouTube delaying music service to debut polished, differentiated product, not due to licensing   —  Business Matters: What's Behind YouTube Music Service's Delays  —  YouTube was a source of music in the prior week for a third of all people surveyed by Edison Research and Triton Digital for their annual Infinite Dial report.
Apr 4, 2014, 8:35 PMIn context
Billboard:
Billboard and Twitter Partner to Create ‘Billboard Twitter Real-Time Charts’ … Questions?  Comments?  Let us know: @billboard
Mar 27, 2014, 3:10 PMIn context
Ed Christman / Billboard:
Apple explores Spotify-like streaming service, iTunes app for Android as downloads decline   —  Apple Mulls Launching Spotify Rival, Android App as Downloads Decline (Sources)  —  The iPhone maker explores multi-pronged strategy to shore up double-digit drops in iTunes downloads, according to IFPI and RIAA data.
Mar 21, 2014, 4:35 PMIn context
Ed Christman / Billboard:
Rate Court Judge Rules Pandora Will Pay ASCAP 1.85% Annual Revenue   —  In what is being viewed as a defeat for songwriters, the ASCAP/Pandora rate court judge has decided that Pandora will pay the performance rights organization a rate of 1.85% of annual revenue.
Mar 14, 2014, 8:25 PMIn context
Billboard:
Beats Music buys Topspin Media, a retail and marketing platform for artists   —  Beats Music Buys Topspin  —  Beats Music's Chief Executive Ian Rogers on Tuesday announced his company is acquiring Topspin Media, a platform that lets artists sell merchandise and albums directly to fans.
Mar 4, 2014, 11:40 AMIn context

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