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Kevin Hart and Lionsgate to launch VOD service, Laugh Out Loud

The partnership will launch with new series, video-on-demand service, Laugh Out Loud, and social adventure mobile game initiatives SANTA MONICA, Calif. March 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Lionsgate (NYSE: LGF), a premier next generation global content leader, has entered the Kevin…

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Magic Johnson Hosts a New Talk Show

TUNE-IN NEW ASPiRE SPECIAL PRESENTATION “MAGIC IN THE MAKING” “MAGIC IN THE MAKING” PREMIERES MONDAY, MARCH 28, 2016 AT 9 P.M. EDT, EXCLUSIVELY ON ASPIRE The special presentation will launch with an illuminating and intimate conversation between the charismatic NBA…

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CBS Radio Selling Radio Assets, Sites Poor Profit Margin

It’s no surprise that advanced media corporations are starting to eliminate their radio businesses which could possibly mean selling at steep discounts and the gradual return of the “mom and pop” concept in the coming months. CBS has announced that…

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Michael Jackson’s Estate Gets 730 Million from Sony

In 1985 Michael Jackson made one of the most savvy business deals in the history of the music industry when he purchased the ATV catalog after Paul McCartney made a sarcastic remark about music publishing. Jackson purchased the catalog for…

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NIELSEN: Weekend Radio Still Counts (report)

Don’t Sleep on Weekends When Considering Radio Listening When it comes to content creation and advertising, marketers, programmers and broadcasters often let the business at hand shift to auto-pilot when the weekend rolls around. But according to Nielsen’s most recent…

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10 Rules of Success in the Music Industry

There are certain rules that music and radio pros MUST follow if they are to have long-term success. These are the ones I find most helpful. I’ve made some of these mistakes but thank God I’m a person who learns…