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One Liners: Nicki Minaj, Timbaland, Kylie Minogue, more
UK Music boss announces his departure
One Liners: Ed Sheeran, Selena Gomez, The Killers, more
War Child Records’ Rich Clarke to receive ERA Retail Champion Award
One Liners: Coldplay, The National, Shamir, more
One Liners: Jake Shears & Self Esteem, Corinne Bailey Rae, Death Cab For Cutie, more
Clarence Avant dies
Clarence Avant dies15 August 2023

One Liners: Various Artists, Drake YolanDa Awards, Spector
Warner partners with Steve Carless on new label
One Liners: Mette, Headie One, Temps, more
Concord appoints Tom Becci to new role of CEO of its label group
Dice confirms recent restructuring led to some redundancies
One Liners: Chai, Stormzy, Kobalt, more
Digital Catapult and Sony Music announce start-ups benefiting from inaugural FutureScope Black Founders Programme
One Liners: Killer Mike, Flo Milli, The Hives, more
Utopia group salaries delayed, suppliers told invoices will be paid when company raises funding
Utopia declares second R&D business bankrupt
One Liners: S Club, Mercury Prize, Romy, more
Utopia calls in liquidators at UK R&D division
One Liners: Lauren Mayberry, Ministry Of Sound, Maribou State, more
Frances Moore to step down as IFPI CEO
One Liners: Melanie C, Abbey Road Studios, Noah Kahan, more
Absolute reacquired by original management team after Utopia adventure
Help Musicians appoints Sarah Woods as CEO
One Liners: Becky Hill, Modest! Management, Explosions In The Sky, more
Jo Twist formally joins BPI as new CEO
Latest round of Power Up participants announced
Hipgnosis founder outlines progress in lifting songwriters “from the bottom of the economic equation”
One Liners: Tim Westwood, Billie Eilish, Post Malone, more
One Liners: Playboi Carti, Georgia, Yard Act, more