Sony Corp is considering a sale of its Sony/ATV Music Publishing unit, which owns the rights to most of the Beatles' songs, WSJ reports.» Read More
Sam Jacobs, Time Magazine, and Chris Farley, WSJ senior editor, weigh in on how 24-year old music mogul Taylor Swift is changing the way musicians are paid for streaming.
Lincoln Center is essentially paying Avery Fisher's family $15 million for permission to drop his name from the NY Phil's home. The NYT reports.
Jon Steinberg, Daily Mail North America CEO, shares his thoughts on Taylor Swift's decision to pull her music from Spotify
A rear door fell off Bono's private plane, a Learjet 60, while the plane was landing in Germany, USA Today reports.
YouTube has finally announced its long anticipated music subscription service called "YouTube Music Key."
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on YouTube's new music service for $8 per month.
YouTube has struck a deal with indie labels, which paves the way for a long awaited subscription service, reports The Financial Times.
*Comment comes after Taylor Swift pulls catalog. LONDON, Nov 11- The music streaming portal Spotify made an impassioned defence of its business model on Monday, saying it fights music piracy and had paid out $2 billion to the industry and artists since its launch in 2008.. The statement in a blog post by CEO Daniel Ek came a week after U.S. singer Taylor Swift pulled...
Spotify CEO Daniel Ek defended free streaming in a blog post. The "Squawk Alley," team discusses Taylor Swift's concerns that Spotify devalues music.
Randy Bernard, GhostTunes CEO, provides insight into Garth Brook's vision for GhostTunes as an alternative for artists who want to price and package their music the way they want.
Apple's iTunes will face a new rival on Tuesday with the debut of GhostTunes, musician Garth Brooks' new digital music download store.
Taylor Swift's newest album "1989" is the first album to go platinum in 2014.
Some musicians are finding Spotify more profitable than Apple's iTunes.
Phil Rudd was charged with threatening to kill and possession of methamphetamine and marijuana, USA Today reports.
Artists' revenue from Spotify streams was higher than that of iTunes in the first quarter of 2014 in Europe, according to Kobalt Music Group.
Taylor Swift's new album has sold 1.287 million copies in its first week.
Taylor Swift has pulled her entire album catalog from Spotify.
Taylor Swift has refused to put her new album on Spotify, and pulled her old albums from the music streaming service. Rich Greenfield, BTIG analyst, shares his opinions.
Joel Beckerman, author of "The Sonic Boom," specializes in sonic branding for major companies. Beckerman also creates the music you hear on "Power Lunch" and CNBC.
The music industry—in the form of album sales—may be dying a long slow death for everyone else, but not for Taylor Swift.