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SESAC Digital Licensing and BMG announced the expansion of their partnership with new digital licensing deals for BMG’s Anglo-American repertoire

Kobalt becomes the first international publisher to sign with IPRS

Kobalt has become the first international publisher to sign with The Indian Performing Right Society (IPRS) since its re-induction into

Interview of the Week – Lou Majaw, Musician

For some, age is just a number. For Shillong’s “godfather of original music”, Lou Majaw, age is an invitation for

Interview of the Week – Kailash Kher, Artist

In the early 2000s, Bollywood was introduced to a new distinctive voice and sound. Such was the impact of the

Badshah signs exclusive global deal with Universal Music Group

Universal Music Group (UMG), on 29th July’21 announced an exclusive global agreement with Indian Rapper and entrepreneur Badshah. The multi-year

What defines success in music today?

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Live Music industry stands to lose Billions due to Covid-19

  Reeling under a near complete lockdown, the Live Music Events Industry stands to lose billions in revenue due the

Music Streaming Platforms Confront COVID-19 Lockdown Hurdle

  March 13, 2020, is a day that will go down like an apocalyptic milestone in the history of mankind.

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The Music Plus Show ft. Jonita Gandhi – Part 2

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The Music Plus Show ft. Jonita Gandhi – Part 1

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In week 22 of BARC (Broadcast Audience Research Council) all India (U+R), Mastiii tops the chart with 292.87 AMA’000s. Meanwhile,

Mastiii Tops The Chart While Bindass Stays At The Bottom In Week 21 Of BARC

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Mastiii Tops The Chart Again In Week 20 Of BARC

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Music Plus Behind the Scene – With Divya Kumar

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MS Subbulakshmi – First Musician to Receive Padma Bhushan Award

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100 Reasons to love Indian Music – Reason No. 99

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The Laws of Music: The D.I.Y. Series (Part 2)

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Novex Communications files suit against 30 pubs in Bengaluru and Mysuru for non payment of royalty

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The Economics of Music Festivals

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