Eighteen months after emigrating from Universal Music Canada to become president of entertainment production and broadcasting for Bell Media, Randy Lennox is captain of the ship with his appointment Monday as divisional president Bell Media, replacing Mary Ann Turcke who, after 12 years, has taken an executive role with the NFL in LA.
Around The Web: Stories You Will Want To Read
Today's collection of recent news, features and opinions we found on the web that we thought might be of interest to our readers.
Is The Weeknd taking a shot at Justin Bieber? --Toronto Star
Pink Floyd ready to play Glastonbury? - The Telegraph
Grammys head denies any problem with race -- The Guardian
Whitney Rose on what to do in Austin - Globe and Mail
How to discover music via internet radio -- Esquire
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A new global music report shows that Independent music companies beat out the three major music groups to capture the biggest share of the 2016 global music market in several categories including recorded music, physical goods and music publishing.