Controversial reforms to copyright law have been approved by the European Parliament, leading to potentially huge changes to how platforms like YouTube handle user-uploaded content and fan-made music videos.
After taking home the Outstanding Variety Special (Live) award for his work as a producer on Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert at the Creative Arts Emmys Sunday night (Sept. 9), John Legend has officially completed his EGOT — making him the youngest person to do so.
The multi-genre event included a star-studded performance lineup, with 5 Seconds of Summer, Bebe Rexha, Alessia Cara, Meghan Trainor and more.
The 2018 MTV Video Music Awards took over New York’s Radio City Music Hall on Monday (Aug. 20) — so who were the night’s big winners?
Camila Cabello took home two big prizes — video of the year for “Havana” and artist of the year — while Childish Gambino nabbed three prizes for “This Is America,” including best video with a message, accepted by the video’s choreographer Sherrie Silver.
This year’s awards show, hosted by Nick Cannon and Lele Pons and celebrating favorites in music, movies, television and sports, took place at the Forum in Los Angeles. See the full list of winners:
HARMAN International Industries Inc. has joined the Grammy Music Education Coalition’s Founders Circle as a member in perpetuity. HARMAN, the audio technology company that’s a wholly owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics, will fund and resource recording studios in New York, Nashville and Philadelphia public schools and also create dedicated programming to encourage more female students to pursue studies and careers in music.
What do the composers for The Greatest Showman, Star Trek: Discovery, and Kingsman: The Golden Circle have in common?
Joseph Trapanese, Amie Doherty and Matthew Margeson, respectively, are all graduates of ASCAP’s Film Scoring Workshop who have gone on to become leading screen composers.
Top songwriters are taking to social media to decry what they believe is an attempt by Blackstone — the owner of SESAC and the Harry Fox Agency — to torpedo the Music Modernization Act by proposing changes they allege will doom the sweeping legislation.