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Clubhouse: Jay-Z Selling his Shares of Tidal

Jay-Z Selling Tidal Heard a really great clubhouse room yesterday called "Fake Music Industry People" It was about Jay-Z selling Tidal, as well as a few comments on Timbaland and Swizz Beatz selling Verzuz. All three are brilliant businessmen but people on the call had reservations about their intent.

Pandora Reveals Most-Thumbed Songs by Artists Who Have Gone Solo

Pandora Reveals Most-Thumbed Songs by Artists Who Have Gone SoloFrom Beyoncé to Stevie Nicks, Harry Styles to Camila Cabello, artists branching off from the groups that initially made them famous is a tale as old as time in the music industry.

Matthew Knowles On Board as Executive Producer of the First Ever Cancer Reality Show

Matthew Knowles, record executive and talent manager, is best known as Beyoncé’s father and the manager of Destiny’s Child, is now the Executive Producer for the first-ever Cancer TV reality show, Eight Days.Created by Charles Mattocks, an award-winning filmmaker and health advocate, Eight Days, a docuseries will air on A+E’s FYI channel, premiering on January 4, 2020.“We’re excited

Half Waif does NPR’s Tiny Desk

On Friday, Nov. 9th, the indie band Half Waif performed on NPR’s Tiny Desk Series.The singer of the group, Nadi Rose Plunkett lets the fans and audience know in the middle of the show that this show was a very special show.

BEYONCÉ AND JAY-Z COMPLETE OTR II TOUR ACROSS EUROPE AND NORTH AMERICA (pics)

JAY-Z AND BEYONCÉ completed their critically-acclaimed OTR II European and North American stadium tour in Seattle, Washington last week, after a four-month run of summer and fall shows.

BBC Radio 4's Woman's Hour Ranks Top-40 Powerful Women in the Music Industry

BBC Radio 4's Woman's Hour released its Power List of "the 40 most powerful women currently working in the music industry".The Power List was announced on BBC Music Day in a special programme hosted by Jenni Murray and broadcast from BBC's Maida Vale studios.

V103″s Tigger Talks about Beyonce and Diddy”s Recent Purchases

Great segment Tigger. The afternoon drive host at WVEE Atlanta asks why celebrities like Beyonce and Diddy spend so much money on things...

ENTREPRENEUR AND 21-TIME GRAMMY® WINNER SHAWN "JAY-Z" CARTER TO BE HONORED WITH THE GRAMMY SALUTE TO INDUSTRY ICONS®

ENTREPRENEUR AND 21-TIME GRAMMY® WINNER SHAWN "JAY-Z" CARTER TO BE HONORED WITH THE GRAMMY SALUTE TO INDUSTRY ICONS® AWARD AT THE 2018 PRE-GRAMMY® GALA

radiofacts.comCLIVE DAVIS AND THE RECORDING ACADEMY WILL PRESENT GALA ON SATURDAY, JAN. 27, 2018, AT SHERATON NEW YORK TIMES SQUARE ON THE EVE OF THE 60TH ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS®

 Clive Davis and the Recording Academy will present the annual Pre-GRAMMY® Gala on Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018, at Sheraton New York Times Square, the evening preceding the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards®. As part of the celebration, entrepreneur and 21-time GRAMMY winner Shawn "JAY-Z" Carter will be recognized as the 2018 GRAMMY Salute To Industry Icons® honoree for his significant contributions to the music industry and his numerous philanthropic endeavors.

Sponsored by Delta, Hilton, JBL By Harman, and Mastercard, the invitation-only Pre-GRAMMY Gala has long been one of the music industry's most prestigious events, having hosted the industry's top leaders and welcomed the world's most talented artists on its stage. For the past decade, the gala has also included a presentation to honor industry luminaries through the Recording Academy's GRAMMY Salute To Industry Icons Award. Past recipients include Herb Alpert and Jerry Moss, Irving Azoff, Martin Bandier, Sir Richard Branson, Clive Davis, Ahmet Ertegun, David Geffen, Berry Gordy, Lucian Grainge, Debra L. Lee, Doug Morris, Mo Ostin, and Antonio "L.A." Reid.

"We are absolutely thrilled and delighted to honor JAY-Z with this year’s GRAMMY Salute to Industry Icons Award. His contributions as an industry trailblazer and music visionary only begin to touch on the tremendous impact he’s made both in entertainment and beyond," said Neil Portnow, President/CEO of the Recording Academy. “JAY-Z also embodies the vibrant spirit of New York City and we couldn’t imagine a more fitting honoree as we return to Manhattan for this year’s GRAMMY Awards."

"JAY-Z is a quintessential icon and I couldn’t be happier and more excited to share the evening with him,” said Clive Davis, co-host of the Pre-GRAMMY Gala. "What a night this will be!"

Since 1996, Songwriters Hall of Fame inductee and 21-time GRAMMY Award winner Shawn "JAY Z" Carter has been a dominant force in popular culture, with multiple businesses and accolades across the recording industry.

Among his achievements, Carter has served as President of Def Jam Recordings, launched the successful Made In America festival, acquired luxury spirits brand Armand De Brignac, and maintains his role as majority owner in the 40/40 sports clubs. In 2013, Carter launched Roc Nation Sports, whose roster includes NBA Champion Kevin Durant and MLB All-Star Robinson Cano. Carter became co-owner in global streaming service, TIDAL, in 2015. In 2017, Carter became the first hip-hop artist to be inducted into the Songwriters Hall Of Fame.

Carter is active in giving back to the community, most notably through his philanthropic work through the Shawn Carter Foundation. The Foundation, founded in 2002, is dedicated to helping individuals facing socio-economic hardships further their education, encouraging them to tap into their potential. Since the foundation launched, Shawn Carter Scholars are studying at more than 100 institutions of higher education throughout the nation.

Industry Pro-File: Cynthia ‘CJ’ Johnson, Columbia Records VP, Urban Promotions

Cynthia "CJ"Johnson -  Columbia RecordsVice President, Urban Promotions,I've known Cynthia "CJ" Johson for slightly over two decades. She is the consummate professional, well loved and a positive force in our industry. She's always upbeat, effective and respected.

Chance the Rapper Sings Happy Birthday to His Super Famous "Auntie"

Another Labor Day Weekend has passed and Made in America went down in Philly. From the looks of it, it was a major success as it was last year. One special moment of the weekend occurred when Chance the Rapper honored his "auntie" Beyoncé with a special birthday song.

Maybe the VMA Pic of the Night

As we all know the VMA's went down last night and of course Beyonce killed it. All the celebs were on hand last night but this pic may sum up the night's events as all of these very rich people looked to be having a damn good time together.

Beyonce’ Is Full of Surprises: She Buys Gift Cards for Every Customer in Walmart

Beyonce' drops a surprise album and sells over 1 million copies within a week. I guess she was feeling good because the "Drunk in Love" artist stopped by a Walmart in Tewksbury, Massachusetts to surprise some lucky shoppers.

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