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Sandbox Issue 237: VIEWTUBE. When Music Video Plays Get Juiced

Lead: Sony Music India artist Badshah claimed to have broken the 24-hour record on YouTube for 75m plays of his track ‘Paagal’ in July. Then people started asking questions. It eventually emerged that the track’s success...
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Maroon 5 top Vevo’s video and artist charts for 2018

Drake didn’t quite get a clean sweep of the streaming services’ end-of-2018 charts: Justin Timberlake was Amazon Music’s top artist, for example, while SoundCloud’s rankings were headed by Juice WRLD. Now Vevo has...
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Maroon 5 frontman to exec-produce eight-episode YouTube series

The video for Maroon 5’s single ‘Sugar’ has been popular on YouTube, with nearly 2.7bn views so far for the band’s exploits crashing wedding receptions. YouTube liked it so much, it’s now commissioned an entire...
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Only four music channels are in YouTube’s top 20

Is music’s clout diminishing on YouTube? Maybe not in overall numbers, but there’s certainly less of a musician presence in the upper reaches of the top channel charts on Google’s video service. Tubefilter and OpenSlate...
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Apple confirms Pharrell, Kylie and Maroon 5 for iTunes Festival

Apple has announced first acts playing its annual iTunes Festival in London this September, bagging Pharrell Williams, Kylie Minogue and Maroon 5 as headliners for the month-long event. David Guetta, Beck, Sam Smith, Blondie,...
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Foursquare hails Maroon 5 and Olly Murs’ social-location sass

The excitement around Foursquare hasn't dropped off, exactly, but the social location app seems less of a revolution nowadays, and more part of a wider tapestry of innovation around location based services.
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Better late than never, Adam Levine sues Activision over Band Hero

Let's party like it's 2009! An artist is suing games publisher Activision over the use of their likeness in the Band Hero game, just like the good old days. Admittedly, Maroon 5 singer Adam Levine is nearly two years behind...