Tag: Music

Russell Simmons Demeans #MeToo Movement as NYPD Launches Formal Investigation into Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Amid mounting accusations of sexual misconduct, the New York Police Department has launched an official investigation into disgraced music mogul Russell Simmons. Meanwhile, Simmons took to social media to belittle the entire #MeToo movement. According to CNN, citing a law enforcement official with knowledge of the investigation, the department has…

Nielsen Releases 2016 U.S. Year-End Music Report

Nielsen, (No. 41 on the DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity list) the industry’s leading source for music data and insights, today released its2016 U.S. Year-End Report for the 12-month period ending Dec. 29, 2016. This highly anticipated report provides comprehensive coverage of the year in music from the coveted…