Posts Tagged ‘universal music group’

Jay-Z & Roc Nation Sign Deal with Universal Music Group

As of today, Shawn “Jay-Z” Carter has inked a multiyear deal with Universal Music Group to house his music label Roc Nation. This agreement includes the rights to release Mr. Carter’s next album along with the forthcoming records of other top-selling artists including Rihanna.

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Grammy-winning Producer Afrojack Signs Exclusive Deal with Universal Music Group

One of dance music’s biggest stars has expanded his business with an eye on further mainstream success. Grammy Award-winning producer Afrojack has signed an exclusive worldwide deal with Universal Music Group, clearing the way for Island Records to release the Dutch artist’s debut album

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Music Industry Veteran Steve Rifkind Partners With Upstart Basketball League

Steve Rifkind recently announced that he was stepping away from his partnership with Universal Music Group, but he now has another business opportunity on the horizon: he recently signed a deal with the upstart American Basketball League.

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Swizz Beatz, CEO of MegaUpload?? + The Outcome of the SOPA Internet Blackout

Remember the MegaUpload song and the ruckus it created with Universal Music Group? There have been *shocking developments*

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