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  • BMI Honors Nile Rodgers with Icon Award @ BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards

    Aug 8, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment

    *Broadcast Music, Inc.® (BMI®), the global leader in music rights management will present the Icon Award to Nile Rodgers at the 2015 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards. BMI’s 2015 R&B/Hip-Hop Awards celebrate the songwriters, producers and publishers of the most-performed R&B/Hip-Hop songs of the previous year. BMI Icon Award recipients are selected for their unique and indelible influence […]

  • Common, Nile Rodgers, Robin Thicke Set for ‘Legacy of Hope’ Concert

    Jun 26, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Common, Robin Thicke, and Chic and Nile Rodgers are among the performers set to support the Legacy of Hope Foundation at a streamed concert and worldwide media event to be held July 15 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Legacy of Hope is a nonprofit organization working to support the building of the Nelson Mandela’s Children’s […]

  • Nile Rodgers on Impact of ‘Blurred Lines’ Case on the Music Business

    Jun 12, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *There’s no doubt that the court case over the Robin Thicke hit “Blurred Lines” made waves around the music industry. Nowadays, artists are probably weighing things heavily in terms of sampling and being “inspired” enough by previous works to create their own songs. So the question is, as The Huffington Post puts it, “has the […]

  • Chris Brown, The Jacksons Join ‘American Idol’ Finale; Possible Michael Jackson Theme

    May 6, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *It looks like the King of Pop will be celebrated in song during next week’s “American Idol” season 14 finale. The Fox singing competition announced Wednesday (May 6) that the Jacksons are booked for the May 13 episode. Also added to the lineup: Chris Brown, Echosmith, Fall Out Boy, Vance Joy, Ricky Martin, Michael McDonald, […]

  • Nile Rodgers Calls ‘Blurred Lines’ Verdict ‘Shocking’; Pharrell Opens Up

    Mar 22, 15 by Deron Dalton 8 Comments

    *Musician Nile Rodgers called the “Blurred Lines” verdict ‘shocking,’ according to Yahoo News. Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams were found guilty of plagiarizing Marvin Gaye‘s “Got to Give it Up.” “Compositionally, purely compositionally, I don’t think they should have lost that case,” he told The Associated Press. “‘Got to Give it Up’ is clearly a blues […]

  • THE (09-19-14) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Sep 19, 14 by EURPublisher01 3 Comments

    *Just like the headline says, this page/board is where you can discuss the stuff that we didn’t cover in today’s issue. (It’s sort of like feedback with a twist) Remember, NO name calling, racial taunting, graphic sex talk and vulgarity in general, PLEASE. ——– EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE Never be limited by other people’s limited imaginations. […]