Deal Makers Conference Hits the Midwest

The Deal Makers Conference received an amazing turnout this past weekend with a full house of music enthusiasts, fans, and future entrepreneurs! Attendees arrived bright-eyed and early seeking advice and insight on the panelists views to the keys to success from music industry’s leading music executives. Local artists were given the rare opportunity to enter […]

Tom Petty, Jeff Lynne added to credits of Sam Smith’s ‘Stay With Me’

Randall Roberts, Los Angeles Times In a surprise backstage maneuver involving British crooner Sam Smith’s Grammy-nominated breakout hit, “Stay with Me,” both Tom Petty and Jeff Lynne’s names have been added to the song’s writing credits. Despite never having officially collaborated, Smith, Petty and Lynne now share credit with two others due to the similarities […]

Rihanna and Kanye West and Paul McCartney Team Up for New Song

The single titled, FourFiveSeconds is available now on Itunes PURCHASE/STREAM ON ITUNES The moment is finally here…Rihanna has new music! In a surprise announcement Saturday afternoon, the “Umbrella” and “Diamonds” singer released a brand-new song featuring Kanye West and Paul McCartney. You can listen foryourself here. Titled “Four Five Seconds,” the stripped-down track features the […]


Buzzing French artist and producer THE AVENER has released his North American debut The Avener EP[Casablanca/Republic Records] today, available on all digital partners. Purchase HERE. Preceding the EP’s release, his single “Fade Out Lines” has become an undeniable viral hit. The song has accrued over 10 million views on YouTube and 12 million plays on Spotify. Moreover, the track vaulted to the #1 […]