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Songwriters, Music Executives Urge Congress To Pass First Music Copyright ...

Smokey Robinson called for passage of music licensing legislation that will extend copyright protection to sound recordings made before 1972, an issue he said was “a livelihood thing” for many artists who no longer perform. Robinson was ...
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AI App Helps Songwriters Mine Music History for the Perfect ...

(Seek) In recent years, one of the most intriguing areas in artificial intelligence research concerns the open question of whether a machine could ever be truly creative. Could AI, in other words, really create capital-A Art? ...
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17-year-old Trumpeter Was Accepted To Juilliard, But Needs $100K

Teen Trumpter Needs $100K To Attend The Juilliard School in New York as he has been selected as one of the three that are hand picked to attend their school. While Leathers plays the trumpet ...
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2018 Billboard Music Awards Nominees List Released

Ready for another round of watching black people WIN? On Tuesday, April 17, Khalid and Bebe Rexha announced seven of the major BBMA categories on the Today show, including top artist, top Hot 100 song and top new ...
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Break-Out Rock Star Runway Rem Releases Single & Video Im Gucci

Philadelphia’s very own Runway Rem has released his newest single Im Gucci. This hot track is available now through the Apple iTunes Store and Spotify. The video is available to watch on his YouTube channel Runway Rem. ...
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Renee Dion Releases Inspirational Visuals for “WILDERNESS” @ReneeDionMusic

Renee Dion follows up the recent 8-track album HAVEN, with her new, empowering visuals for the self-produced single, “WILDERNESS.” “WILDERNESS” is directed by both We Are Art And Soul and Artfluential. The Columbus, OH songbird ...
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Enjoy a “Nice Slow Burn” with Erykah Badu’s ‘Fela Kuti ...

Mary Jane lovers, this one is for you. According to Pitchfork, Erykah Badu has curated the fourth installment of a series of Fela Kuti box sets. The set will include seven albums from the Afrobeat innovator: Yellow ...
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A Conversation With Zoey Dollaz On His New Music, Working ...

Staying active is one of the keys to building a buzz in today’s music game. That’s partially why Zoey Dollaz is coming right back with another body of work following the M’ap Boule EP hitting the Web ...
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Underground Phenom K. Gaines and Maxwell Benson News

Brooklyn spitter K. Gaines and producer Maxwell Benson inks new deal with Priority/Captiol Records on highly anticipated EP “Ticket to Elsewhere.”  The EP serves as a puzzle piece in a much broader arch of works ...
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Patti LaBelle, Future honored at 2017 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards

Songwriters and producers are the architechs of music. BMI recently honored the top artists, songwriters, and producers of the past year at the 2017 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards. Held at the Woodruff Arts Center in Atlanta, the ...
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Cardi B’s “Bodak Yellow” Becomes Fastest Debut Single To Hit ...

 Besides reaching the Top 3 on the Hot 100, “Bodak Yellow (Money Moves)” by Cardi B is now the #1 rap song in the country. The Bronx rhymer moving to the top position on the Hot ...
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Alan Yang’s 3 Most Illuminating Revelations on Directing Jay-Z’s ‘Moonlight’ ...

The “Master of None” co-creator spoke to Vulture about directing Hov’s latest video, which cast Issa Rae and Jerrod Carmichael in an all-Black “Friends” remake. Aziz Ansari‘s “Master of None” co-pilot Alan Yang brought his eye for telling compelling ...