SONY MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT
TikTok owner has a new music app for India - Resso
Record companies credit TikTok with minting a new generation of music stars, including Lil Nas X, the singer of “Old Town Road.” As it has attracted hundreds of millions of users with their music, however, those companies are now demanding ByteDance increase the licensing fees it pays.
India’s ominous future: Too little water, or far too much
Climate change is now messing with the monsoon, making seasonal rains more intense ...
ET View: Congress dumps Rahul Gandhi
Sonia Gandhi values counsel, and patient survival informs her action, rather than impetuous entitlement.
How original soundtracks for web shows are going mainstream in India
OTTs are giving rise to original soundtracks. Here's how the trend is catching on in India.
A New Year party minus bollywood hits?
An organisation that owns the rights over about 2 mn songs has dragged some 150 top 5-star hotels and New Year party organisers to court over alleged copyright violations.
Bad Move. NDA-2’s biggest achievement was oil and fiscal reforms
The big achievement of Modi govt was oil and fiscal reforms. Yesterday's price cut was a bad move.
Robbing composers and lyricists of royalties: The row over money and melody
Top music labels have been accused of robbing composers and lyricists of royalties amounting to hundreds of crores.
Spotify said to weigh public listing without raising more money
Spotify, which surpassed 50 million paying subscribers earlier this year, doesn’t feel the need to raise capital but wants to allow long-term investors and employees to cash out, said the person, who asked not to be identified discussing private information.
Sony Music Entertainment files trademark for "Kolaveri Di"
Viral super hit "Why this kolaveri di" may soon become the first song in India to have its first line trademarked.
Sony Music picks up 26% in Infibeam subsidiary
Sony Music Entertainment on Tuesday acquired a strategic 26% stake in Ahmedabad-based e-tailer Infibeam.com’s subsidiary Infibeam Digital Entertainment Pvt Ltd (Indent).
Sony Music acquires 26 per cent stake in Infibeam Digital
INDENT is a technology platform that offers solutions to music labels, brands and smartphone manufacturers to distribute digital and physical content.
Sony/ATV forms exclusive JV with Sony Music for India foray
Music publishing firm Sony/ATV today said it has formed an exclusive joint venture with Sony Music Entertainment for foraying into the Indian market.
Sony to sell Warner music labels in India, other South Asian countries
The Warner roster includes acts such as Frank Sinatra, Madonna, The Doors, Led Zeppelin, Coldplay and countless others who have a huge following in India.
Sony sees Indian revenues growing to $50 mn in 3 years
Sony Music Entertainment expects revenues from India to grow to $50 million in the next three years, a top company official said.
Ed Sheeran's 'Shape of You' has now become the most-watched international video on YouTube in India
The song has a huge number of covers on the video sharing website.
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