Viagogo, Billboard, Jay-Z
CMU’s Andy Malt and Chris Cooke review key events in music and the music business from recent weeks, including Viagogo's $4 billion deal to buy its main rival StubHub, Billboard's latest update to its chart rules, and why Jay-Z has 99 problems with kids learning their ABCs. Setlist is sponsored by 7digital.
• Viagogo buys StubHub for $4 billion
• Viagogo has Google Ads ban lifted
• Billboard updates album chart bundling rules following criticism
• Jay-Z sues over hip hop themed AB(Jay)Z kids book