Eight Time Grammy Award Winner Shares How to Build a Lasting Career In the Music Industry

June 21, 2016: Radio and television host and producer Ryan Seacrest, eight time Grammy award winner musician/entrepreneur Usher, and iHeartMedia Chairman and CEO Bob Pittman discuss hustle and entrepreneurship at Lumière Theater, Palais during the Cannes Lions Festival.  (Photo credit: Getty for iHeartMedia, permission granted to Digital Music News.) Usher gives us the lowdown on what it […]

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Ticketmaster Adds Another $10 Million In Free Ticket Giveaways (Here’s How to Get Them)

But how do you claim them? Over the weekend, Ticketmaster started notifying millions of past buyers that they were eligible to attend free shows.  The only problem is that it was difficult to actually view the list, at least for a large percentage of eligible people, thanks to some website issues. Now, nearly 500 shows are […]

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Exclusive: Old Folk Song Proves That ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Is In the Public Domain [LISTEN]…

Another buried old song has emerged in the ‘Stairway to Heaven’ copyright infringement lawsuit. Back in April, a Digital Music News reader unearthed a classical composition from the early 1600s that sounded nearly identical to ‘Stairway to Heaven.’  That piece, written by pre-baroque composer Giovanni Battista Granata, raised the possibility that the famous progression from ‘Stairway’ is actually in […]

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