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THE ACMS: MOSTLY LIVE AND REALLY REAL
Moving in the right direction (9/18a)
2020 EIGHT-MONTH MARKETSHARE SCORECARD
Interscope #1 in latest power rankings (9/17a)
WASSERMAN SEALS THE DEAL
But what's behind door #2? (9/17a)
SURFACES LEVEL UP
Peaking at just the right time (9/18a)
NEAR TRUTHS: HERE'S THE DEAL (AND THE ROAD AHEAD)
This column pairs well with BBQ sauce. (9/15a)
GRAMMY TALK
We're full of it.
AFRICAN POP
Getting global with it.
IT'S PRETTY SMOKY
And this time it's not from our bong.
WHAT COMES AFTER TIKTOK?
Shorter videos! Weirder trends!
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THE ACMS: MOSTLY LIVE AND REALLY REAL
Moving in the right direction (9/18a)
2020 EIGHT-MONTH MARKETSHARE SCORECARD
Interscope #1 in latest power rankings (9/17a)
WASSERMAN SEALS THE DEAL
But what's behind door #2? (9/17a)
SURFACES LEVEL UP
Peaking at just the right time (9/18a)
NEAR TRUTHS: HERE'S THE DEAL (AND THE ROAD AHEAD)
This column pairs well with BBQ sauce. (9/15a)
GRAMMY TALK
We're full of it.
AFRICAN POP
Getting global with it.
IT'S PRETTY SMOKY
And this time it's not from our bong.
WHAT COMES AFTER TIKTOK?
Shorter videos! Weirder trends!
RUMOR MILL
TikTok
9/19/20

According to reports, President Trump has approved a deal that would involve Oracle and Walmart serving as minority shareholders in a new ByteDance U.S. operation, TikTok Global.


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9/19/20

Top debuts on next week's HITS Top 50 will include projects from Alicia Keys, Lil Tecca, Keith Urban and Moneybagg Yo & Blac Youngsta. The battle for #1 remains up in the air...


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9/19/20

Justin Bieber f/Chance The Rapper's "Holy" (Def Jam) dethroned "WAP"'s run at #1 on Spotify's daily U.S. streaming chart with 2m streams in its first day. Sam Smith, Lil Tecca and Luke Combs bow in the Top 25...


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9/18/20

YoungBoy Never Broke Again is on Top of the HITS Top 50 this week by a substantial margin. Pop Smoke, Juice WRLD, Taylor Swift, and Hamilton round out the rest of a familiar Top 5.

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9/18/20

The planet doesn’t pause as it spins from summer into fall, and neither does the music biz. In this weekly snapshot, we see John Platt, Greg Marella and Mike Caren doing work, Casey Wasserman and Sam Kirby Yoh making moves, Mickey Guyton, Conan Gray and Rob Pascoe ascending—and us trying to survive in the office football pool.

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9/18/20

Downloads of TikTok and WeChat will be banned come Sunday by the Commerce Department. President Trump is expected to make a statement on whether he approves Oracle’s deal for TikTok before the November deadline. TikTok issued a statement ahead of Sunday's removal from app stores in the U.S....


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9/18/20

Global pop icons BTS have rolled out four new remixes of their latest single. There's now a block of "Dynamite" (Big Hit/Columbia) occupying the top 10 at iTunes...


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biebertodaystophits
9/18/20

Justin Bieber is featured on the cover of Today's Top Hits behind his new single "Holy" (Def Jam). Also earning adds to the Spotify flagship are Sam Smith, Anitta, Big Sean f/Post Malone...


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9/18/20

Lewis Capaldi's "Before You Go" is the new #1 this week at Top 40, while Drake moves *6-2 with "Laugh Now Cry Later" f/Lil Durk at Rhythm and will make the push for #1 next week...


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9/18/20

Who are the “locks” for the top Grammy categories? You say you don’t like “locks?” Fine, let’s say “favorites.”


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9/18/20

Branding, folklore, Grammy and much more in the latest missive from I.B. Bad.


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9/18/20

Black-owned creative collective LVRN have added African supermodel Adesuwa Aighewi to their management roster. Co-founders Tunde Balogun and Justice Baiden now represent the international talent...


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Samnmf
9/18/20

Capitol's Sam Smith graces the cover of Spotify's New Music Friday behind the release of "Diamonds." Also, new cuts from Justin Bieber, Anitta f/Cardi B & Myke Towers, Ali Gatie f/Alessia Cara, Lil Tecca, Moneybagg Yo, Baby Keem, Alicia Keys...


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entercom im listening
9/18/20

Entercom's 4th Annual "I'm Listening" broadcast will air in primetime on Wednesday, 9/23 across 230 stations and Radio.com. Stars tapped to help raise mental health awareness include Katy Perry, DJ Khaled, Demi Lovato, Jon Bon Jovi, Luke Combs...


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holy
9/18/20

"Holy," the new song and video from Def Jam megastar Justin Bieber f/Chance the Rapper, debuted at midnight on 9/18 and has already amassed north of 5.5m views. The cinematic clip...


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9/18/20

Interscope’s Lady Gaga has released a short film for her single “911,” off her #1 album, Chromatica.


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Mickey Guyton
9/18/20

It should’ve been April. It should’ve been Las Vegas. It should’ve been a live audience. It should’ve been a lot of things. But when the 55th Academy of Country Music Awards actually hit the airwaves, the sheer relief of finally getting the music moving was palpable...


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9/18/20

Sam Smith has released a new video for their latest single, dance anthem "Diamonds." Smith also announced their third full length album, Love Goes, arriving 10/30 via Capitol...


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9/18/20

Hasbro has unveiled a stacked lineup for its first ever Hasbro PulseCon. From 9/25-9/26, the free virtual event will feature panels, celebrity guests, music and more...


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SPPcolor
9/18/20

Scarypoolparty will be the first act to perform at The Wiltern since the COVID-19 lockdown took effect in March. The 19/Hollywood Records band will perform three live stream performances on 9/27.


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Featured Video
Pentatonix, "Mad World"
The RCA a cappella ensemble's take on this Tears for Fears classic captures the heartbreaking reality we're all living through--but those gorgeous harmonies soothe our souls. No wonder it started racking up "Mad" views from the moment it appeared online. Look for more PTX music soon.
.@BTS_twt’s “Dynamite” explodes: #1 in over 100 countries, fastest to 50M views & more #BTS_Dynamite… https://t.co/854M9Ff3AZ
#VMAs: It’s rumored that multiple performers might be pulled from the event due to safety precautions… https://t.co/UKuMxVtw8u
SELPINK IN YOUR AREA! @BLACKPINK teams up with @selenagomez for new single #IceCream, out next Friday https://t.co/ZhW9PupE54
.@BTS_twt’s #BTS_Dynamite hits #1 on iTunes, tops 20 million views on YouTube https://t.co/7okrA4mOJW https://t.co/8eo2ZeMnsS
.@BTS_twt’s new single #BTS_Dynamite is out now! https://t.co/Tr1xH5DRDx
Only 75 days left until November 3rd! The time is NOW to be sure that you’re registered to vote. Check your registr… https://t.co/Xtr3ZG0wST
.@taylorswift13's #folklore now has the edge in this week's sales race https://t.co/urSh2gskun https://t.co/kZuym0edYd
“Laugh Now Cry Later” by @Drake and @lildurk is the most added track at Rhythmic radio this week… https://t.co/rjNzG2v3g2
#MidnightSky by @MileyCyrus is the most added track at Pop radio this week https://t.co/Lf2ctmfR3s https://t.co/eDynQVACcD
.@MileyCyrus and @ArianaGrande have joined this year’s #VMAs lineup https://t.co/yJDCEzFXNz https://t.co/iDSiOd7C5k