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  • Mariah Carey Signed to Epic Records by Antonio ‘L.A.’ Reid

    Apr 23, 15 by EURweb editor/BJ Leave a comment

    *Multi-platinum global superstar Mariah Carey has been signed to an exclusive contract with Epic Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, it was announced by Antonio ‘L.A.’ Reid, Chairman and CEO, Epic Records. Mariah now returns to Sony Music where her hitmaking career began, with a history-making string of 18 Hot 100 #1 hits that […]

  • Fox Moves to Dismiss Lawsuit Over ’12 Years a Slave’ Soundtrack

    Apr 10, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *On Thursday, Hans Zimmer, Twentieth Century Fox, Sony Music and others filed a motion to dismiss many of the claims made by composer Richard Friedman, who in January, filed a lawsuit alleging that his 2004 composition titled “To Our Fallen” was improperly used to create the main theme to the Oscar-winning film “12 Years a […]

  • Beyonce’s Self-Titled Album Finally on Spotify

    Nov 24, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *After nearly a year, Beyonce’s self-titled album is finally available on Spotify. A platinum edition of “Beyonce” with a six new remixes and bonus tracks is now available on the music streaming service. Released as a surprise last December, the set was originally only available as an iTunes exclusive but was later released on CD […]

  • It’s Official: ‘Beyoncé Platinum Edition Box Set’ Due Nov. 24

    Nov 4, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *A new Platinum Edition Box Set for her latest album “Beyoncé” will be released on Nov. 24, and it will come with brand new songs and unreleased remixes. The box set will be a two-CD, two-DVD package that also includes the original album with 14 songs and 17 videos, according to a press release today […]

  • Lauryn Hill Talks Tax Drama, Sony Deal in Lengthy Tumblr Post

    Apr 26, 13 by EURpublisher02 6 Comments

    *Lauryn Hill has broken her silence on the tax evasion that may land her in jail, her reported new contract with Sony Music and the new music she says is in the pipeline. The ex-Fugee has posted a 353-word missive on her Tumblr page, in which she admits the media reports of her complicated set […]

  • Jay-Z Inks Deal with Universal for Record Releases

    Apr 8, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Days after the launch of a new sports agency arm of Roc Nation, Jay-Z’s company has announced a worldwide deal with the Universal Music Group for its record releases, reports the New York Times. The deal, described as a multiyear partnership, will bring Roc Nation’s record label under Universal’s umbrella, moving it from Sony Music, […]