Here’s all the music industry news you need to know today.
Live Nation announced its second quarter earnings, which saw its revenues grow 29% to $2.8bn from a year earlier. Its net income nearly doubled from $37.7m in 2016 to $81.5m this quarter. – via Billboard
James Bay has launched his fashion collection with Topman – via Independent
Francis Lowe, who had headed PRS for Music’s Policy and Public Affairs team, has passed away. – via RotD
Rihanna, Skrillex and Blackbear Might Be Collaborating – via Billboard
Taylor Swift’s Best Comebacks During Her Cross-Examination at Her Sexual-Assault Trial – via Vulture “Here we are years later, and I’m being blamed for the unfortunate events of his life that are the product of his decisions — not mine.”
A teenager in Uruguay has scored $10K after finding and reporting a bug in Google’s App Engine to view confidential internal Google documents. – via Register