Rihanna among highest paid musicians of 2016

For the first time in nearly two decades, music industry revenue has increased for two straight years — and that’s good news for the highest earners on Billboard’s annual Money Makers list. In 2016, the 50 top artists in U.S. sales, publishing, streaming and touring took home $890.7 million, a staggering 34 percent increase over the past year’s…

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Wild Thoughts is now VEVO Certified

2017 Song of the Summer? I think so! DJ Khaled, Rihanna and Bryson Tiller’s music video for Wild Thoughts– a single from DJ Khaled’s album Grateful was viewed more than 100 million times 20 days after its release which means it is now VEVO Certified. It is Rihanna’s 40th video to reach this milestone – most of…

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Puma Expects Robust Earnings, Thanks in Large Part to Rihanna

Following a rebound year in 2016, Puma said it expects to deliver robust first-quarter results, prompting it to raise its guidance for the current year. In the first quarter, consolidated sales expanded approximately 15 percent on a currency-adjusted basis to €1.005 billion ($1.07 billion) while increasing 18.0 percent on reported terms. RIHMINDER: FENTYXPUMA SPRING/SUMMER COLLECTION…

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