Kanye West has promised to help Taylor Swift acquire control of her master recordings, as he continues to speak out against what he descries as unfair deals for artists in the music industry.
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Kanye West declared himself “the new Moses” as he compared the music industry and NBA to “modern day slave ships” and ruled out releasing a new album on his current record label.
Taylor Swift has accused her former record label of “shameless greed” over its plan to release a live album she has not authorised.
A judge has dismissed a class action lawsuit against Universal Music Group (UMG) originally brought by several artists and estates over a 2008 vault fire.
Taylor Swift appears to have been cleared to perform a medley of her old songs at an upcoming music awards show after her former record label said it would not stand in her way.
Taylor Swift has accused Scooter Braun and Scott Borchetta of blocking her from performing her old music at an upcoming awards show.
Taylor Swift has said she “couldn’t be more proud” following the release of her highly anticipated album, Lover.
Taylor Swift plans to re-record her old songs after her back catalogue was bought by talent manager Scooter Braun, who she accused of bullying.
Universal Music Group (UMG) has asked a court to dismiss a lawsuit from a group of high-profile musicians over a fire that allegedly destroyed “priceless” recordings.
A leading record label boss says the music industry has made a “massive shift” towards equality between men and women in the past five years.
Universal Music Group will become the first major music company to license its recorded music and publishing catalogues for use on Facebook, Instagram and virtual reality platform Oculus in a global, multi-year agreement, it has been announced.