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June 26- YouTube is venturing onto radio with a weekly show on satellite radio service Sirius XM that will feature the online video website's most popular and emerging artists, the companies said on Thursday. It is the first time YouTube, owned by Google Inc, has partnered with another platform on a show about music.
Bob Dylan's original handwritten lyrics to "Like a Rolling Stone" were just sold at a Sotheby's auction for $2.05 million.
CNBC's Robert Frank reports a new study reveals one of the top fears of people worth $10 million or more is their children will lack the drive and ambition to get ahead.
Bob Dylan's original handwritten lyrics to "Like a Rolling Stone" are coming up for auction.
Jack White's new album broke the record for first-week vinyl sales since NielsenSoundScan began tracking sales, the Fiscal Times reports.
John Legere, T-Mobile CEO talks about his company's free streaming music offer.
SEATTLE, June 18- Amazon.com Inc Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos unveiled a "Fire" smartphone on Wednesday equipped with a 3 D-capable screen and the ability to recognize objects, music and TV shows, hoping to stand out in a crowded field dominated by Apple Inc and Samsung Electronics.
Spotify wants to make sure you never again hear a great song on the radio and then run down to the local record shop, or onto iTunes, to buy it.
Old-guard media conglomerates are consolidating, but the hottest acquisitions targets are the multichannel networks like Fullscreen.
Bon Olstein, Olstein Capital Management chairman & CIO, discusses Amazon's "Prime Music" service and where he sees opportunity in M&A. He also says Amazon is too focused on taking over the world.
Amazon officially unveiled "Prime Music." Henry Blodget, Business Insider CEO & editor-in-chief, discuss how the free streaming service stacks up against Spotify. CNBC's Jon Fortt provides insight.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 12- Amazon.com Inc launched a streaming music service on Thursday that comes free with its $99- a-year Prime membership program, but offers a smaller selection of recent hits than rivals Spotify and Apple Inc's Beats Music.
WASHINGTON, June 10- The U.S. Congress is working to update laws on who gets paid for recorded music, in a possible omnibus bill, as old CDs pile up at yard sales and music lovers increasingly shift to streaming services such as Pandora and Spotify. These include legends such as The Beatles, Aretha Franklin, Diana Ross and other Motown artists.
One of the world's priciest violins, a Stradivari, was hidden away in a closet for decades. Now, it's back in the spotlight and up for auction.
Twitter has mulled deals worth billions of dollars as it seeks to add a music service to its offering, FT reported, citing sources.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports Pandora is increasingly facing more competition, as well as royalty costs.
Author of "Michael Jackson, Inc." Zach Greenberg, provides insight to just how much money Michael Jackson's estate is still making five years after his death.
The DOJ is mulling changing decades-old music licensing agreements which may lead to Pandora paying higher fees. The "Squawk on the Street" team discusses if this is a threat to the streaming music business.
A close look at the action in Apple's stock compared to the entire tech sector, with Matt McCormick, Bahl & Gaynor principal and portfolio manager.
Apple's Craig Federighi announced iMessage now has an optional self-destruct feature. CNBC's Josh Lipton has the update from WWDC.