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Mumford & Sons, Rihanna, Taylor Swift to perform at Grammys
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Mumford & Sons, Rihanna, Taylor Swift to perform at Grammys

Jan 9 2013, 12:50pm CST | by

Los Angeles, Jan 10 (IANS) Rihanna, Taylor Swift and Mumford & Sons are among the first performers confirmed for the 55th annual Grammy Awards next month.

Los Angeles, Jan 10 — Rihanna, Taylor Swift and Mumford & Sons are among the first performers confirmed for the 55th annual Grammy Awards next month. Bands Fun. and The Black Keys alongs...

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Mumford & Sons, Rihanna, Taylor Swift to perform at Grammys

Jan 9 2013, 12:50pm CST | by

Los Angeles, Jan 10 (IANS) Rihanna, Taylor Swift and Mumford & Sons are among the first performers confirmed for the 55th annual Grammy Awards next month.

Los Angeles, Jan 10 — Rihanna, Taylor Swift and Mumford & Sons are among the first performers confirmed for the 55th annual Grammy Awards next month.

Bands Fun. and The Black Keys alongs with Jay-Z, Kanye West and Frank Ocean will hit the stage at the musical night, which takes place Feb 10, reports contactmusic.com.

All the performers are nominated at the 55th annual music industry awards.

Fun. are nominated in categories including album of the year for their debut, "Some Nights", record of the year and song of the year for the Janelle Monae-featuring hit

"We Are Young", and best new artist.

The Black Keys' seventh album "El Camino" is up for album of the year and best rock album, while single "Lonely Boy" is nominated for record of the year.

Mumford & Sons' chart-topping album "Babel" will also compete for album of the year.

The Grammys take place at the Staples Centre here.

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This Nashville Restaurateur Supports Bands And Charities By Selling Pizza

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This post is sponsored by Capital One Spark. Local musicians and restaurants tend to share the same struggle — figuring out how to stay afloat in competitive, cutthroat industries. So what happens when they work together? Enter Music City Pizza, a restaurant in Nashville, Tennessee, where pizzas are named after bands and charities. For each pie sold, the band or charity receives $1. It's the brainchild of Keith Hayman, a former touring musician who owns both Music City Pizza and th ...
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CMA taps into the power of the youth, with college campus parternships

Jul 16 2014 2:18pm CDT | Source: Nashville Business Journal

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As country music fans begin to skew younger with the help of crossover artists like Taylor Swift, the Country Music Association is going where the kids are. In three years, CMA has grown its college campus partnerships from a single pilot program with Belmont University to around 20 college campuses across the southeast and Midwest, as it looks to tap into students for marketing research and promotional opportunities. But it’s not all one-sided. ...
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CEO: iHeart Radio revenue ‘hundreds of millions’ of dollars annually

Jun 17 2014 8:03am CDT | Source: Canadian Business Online

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LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Clear Channel CEO Bob Pittman says online streaming service iHeart Radio makes “hundreds of millions” of dollars in annual revenue, putting it in the range of the $638 million in revenue that Internet radio leader Pandora received last year. Pittman revealed the figure in an interview about the service reaching a milestone of 50 million registered users and 97 million visitors in May. Clear Channel Communications Inc., iHeart ...
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Taylor Swift Made Ed Sheeran A Very Intricate Drake-Themed Needlepoint

Jun 10 2014 8:36am CDT | Source: Business Insider

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If Taylor Swift says needlepoint is cool, we should believe her. The pop idol — who has dabbled in the world of arts and crafts before — apparently made her friend, singer Ed Sheeran, a Drake-themed needlepoint to hang in his home. Callie Buesman at Jezebel points out that the gift is featured in the MTV documentary "9 Days and Nights of Ed Sheeran," which Buesman watched.  She writes, This is a needlepoint drawing of Ed Sheeran and Taylor Swift scaling some stairs. ...
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