10 Best Albums of 2019

The 2010s may have seen the rise and fall of many musicians and genres, but there is no question that the decade went out with a bang. In 2019, newcomers…

Andy Heath to leave UK Music

Just days after the CEO of cross-sector trade group UK Music, Michael Dugher, announced his departure from the organisation, its Chair Andy Heath has followed him. Music publisher Heath has…

Hipgnosis signs Jack Antonoff

The Hipgnosis Songs Fund has, of course – you now this, because it’s a daily occurrence – signed another deal to acquire some quality music rights that its investors can…

CMU Approved in 2019

With another year coming to an end, we’ve also completed our final CMU Approved column of 2019. This year we covered a total of 80 new artists in the column,…

Juice Wrld dies, aged 21

The rapper Juice Wrld has died, aged 21. The cause of death has not yet been confirmed, pending an autopsy, although TMZ reports that he had a seizure in Chicago’s…