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Universal Music Group Proposes $11.5M Settlement With Recording Artists

Universal Music Group is proposing to settle claims of shorting recording artists on royalties from digital downloads with up to $11.5 million and increased future royalties for about 7,500 artists.

04/14/2015

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Harbor City Man Pleads Guilty To Illegal Upload Of Kanye West Album

A Harbor City man faces up to five years in federal prison for illegally uploading an advance copy of a Kanye West album to the Internet before the CD went on sale.

04/15/2011

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Major Music Labels Team Up To Produce Compilation Album For Japan

“Songs for Japan” will feature Lady Gaga’s No. 1 hit “Born This Way,” John Lennon’s classic “Imagine” and dozens more songs from acts ranging from Adele to Eminem.

03/25/2011