CMT Pledges Equal Music Video Airtime For Female Artists

Music videos played on the CMT and CMT Music will now be 50% female, the cable channels announced on Tuesday. “Effective immediately all music video hours CMT and CMT Music. Continue reading

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Digital Music Marketing Pioneer Jay Franks Dies, Age 47, Leaving “An Immense Legacy” says Lucian Grainge

Digital music marketing pioneer and Universal Music Group SVP of Global Streaming Marketing Jay Frank, age 47, has died after a battle with cancer. “Jay leaves an immense legacy." Sir. Continue reading

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YouTube Names Kurt Patat Global Head of Consumer and Entertainment Communications

Kurt Patat has named Global Head of Consumer and Entertainment Communications at YouTube.  Before joining YouTube, Patat held several senior level positions at Viacom including SVP of Communications for CMT and. Continue reading

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Jen Danielson To Head Pandora Country Programming

Pandora has named Jen Danielson as  Head of Country Programming. She joins after a decade at CMT, where she was most recently Director of Music Strategy.

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CMT Music Awards 2017 Nominees [FULL LIST]

The 2017 CMT Music Awards nominees have been announced with Kelsea Ballerini, Thomas Rhett and Keith Urban each receiving four nominations. The CMT Music Awards will be held Wednesday, June 7 at Nashville’s Music. Continue reading

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MTV, VH1, CMT and Monster DNA Will Match $100K In Fan Donations To Indie Artists On July 4th

MTV, CMT and VH1 parent company Viacom and sponsor Monster DNA Headphones are matching dollar-for-dollar fan donations to unsigned artists via the Tip Jar feature on their Artist Platform during. Continue reading

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Topspin Expands MTV Partnership, Adds Free Digital Sales Tools

MTV and Topspin Media are expanding their partnership formed last year to give artists more control over their presence on MTV, CMT and VH1's many high traffic sites.  Using the. Continue reading

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