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Dec 09, 2016, 11:45 ET Billboard Names REPUBLIC RECORDS #1 Label Of 2016

Billboard once again named REPUBLIC RECORDS the music industry's "Top Label" on the publication's year-end charts. The label accomplishes the best...


Jul 19, 2016, 11:00 ET A Groundbreaking Immersive Music Experience "I FEEL LOVE" Is Coming To Brooklyn This September 9 & 10

Mingling immersive experiences and an intimate dance floor rapture that lives until the morning light, I FEEL LOVE will come to life in Brooklyn at...


Feb 12, 2016, 09:48 ET Jordan Smith Announces Full-Length Debut Album Something Beautiful Out March 18

JORDAN SMITH, The Voice Season 9 victor and the show's best-selling artist, will release his full-length debut album, Something Beautiful...


Feb 11, 2016, 10:00 ET Charlie Walk Promoted To President Of Newly Formed Republic Group

Republic Records Chairman and CEO Monte Lipman and Republic Records President and COO Avery Lipman announced today that veteran entrepreneur and...


Sep 03, 2014, 03:06 ET TAYLOR SWIFT Shatters Airplay Record With "Shake It Off" And Tops Hot 100 Chart For Second Week Straight

This past week, global superstar TAYLOR SWIFT set a new record at Mediabase for "Most Top 40 and Hot AC Stations To Add The Song In First Week" with...


Aug 21, 2014, 01:18 ET Ariana Grande My Everything Out August 25th

The year's most anticipated album and ARIANA GRANDE's sophomore effort, My Everything [Republic Records], will be available August 25th and has...


Aug 14, 2014, 12:29 ET John Mellencamp Will Release New Album, "Plain Spoken" September 23, 2014

John Mellencamp will release one of the most distinguished records of his career, Plain Spoken on September 23, 2014. This is his 22nd full-length...


Jul 01, 2014, 06:00 ET Jessie J + Ariana Grande + Nicki Minaj "Bang Bang" World Premiere July 29

In what is sure to be the musical event of the year, international superstars Jessie J + Ariana Grande + Nicki Minaj have collaborated for the...


Jun 03, 2014, 10:10 ET Lorde Announces North American Tour Dates For Fall 2014

Two-time Grammy Award-winning, multi-platinum New Zealand songstress Lorde has today announced she is returning to North America this fall. Her tour...


May 29, 2014, 11:00 ET REPUBLIC RECORDS Announces Historic Lifetime Recording Contract With John Mellencamp

Today, REPUBLIC RECORDS announced an unprecedented "lifetime" recording contract with JOHN MELLENCAMP. "The Voice of the Heartland" has touched the...


Mar 04, 2014, 04:38 ET REPUBLIC RECORDS Announces Ron Cerrito As Sr. Vice President Of Alternative And Rock Promotion

REPUBLIC RECORDS is proud to announce the hire of Ron Cerrito as Sr. Vice President / Rock Formats. This announcement arrives from Executive Vice...


Feb 25, 2014, 10:36 ET KID CUDI Ignites "Satellite Flight: The Journey To Mother Moon" Exclusively On Digital Retailers Today

KID CUDI wowed fans with the release of his full-length new album, Satellite Flight: The Journey to Mother Moon[Wicked Awesome / Republic Records],...


Feb 12, 2014, 06:00 ET PHANTOGRAM New Album Voices Now Streaming At NPR Music

NPR has premiered the new PHANTOGRAM record VOICES in its entirety as part of their exclusive FIRST LISTEN series. Due out February 18th via...


Feb 10, 2014, 03:45 ET Republic Records To Release The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Album For "Son of God"

Republic Records teams with 20th Century Fox and LightWorkers Media, which is owned and operated by Mark Burnett and Roma Downey, to release the...


Jan 31, 2014, 12:35 ET John Newman's "Love Me Again" Achieves Gold Status

JOHN NEWMAN's breakout smash "Love Me Again" has just achieved gold certification by the RIAA for digital sales in excess of 500,000. Moreover, early ...


Jan 31, 2014, 11:30 ET REPUBLIC RECORDS Promotes Billy Zarro To Senior Vice President, Marketing

REPUBLIC RECORDS has promoted Billy Zarro to Senior Vice President, Marketing. This announcement arrives from Executive Vice President of REPUBLIC...


Jan 30, 2014, 12:32 ET ENRIQUE IGLESIAS Uncovers Title Of Tenth Album "SEX + LOVE" Out March 18

Yesterday, ENRIQUE IGLESIAS revealed the title of his tenth full-length studio album, SEX + LOVE, in stores and available online March 18th on...


Jan 21, 2014, 12:11 ET LORDE's "Royals" Captures #1 At Urban Radio

The 17-year-old New Zealand songstress makes history as her multi-platinum-selling smash "Royals" captures the number one spot at Urban Radio this...


Nov 26, 2013, 09:22 ET REPUBLIC RECORDS To Release "Music From The Motion Picture - Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues" December 17

REPUBLIC RECORDS will release Music from the Motion Picture – ANCHORMAN 2: THE LEGEND CONTINUES on Tuesday December 17. Meanwhile, ANCHORMAN 2: THE...


Nov 25, 2013, 08:00 ET Ariana Grande Named "Best New Artist" At 2013 American Music Awards

Last night, ARIANA GRANDE received the honor of "Best New Artist" at the 2013 American Music Awards. (Logo:...


Nov 13, 2013, 12:10 ET REPUBLIC RECORDS And BRUSHFIRE RECORDS Announce "The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty: Music From And Inspired By The Motion Picture" Soundtrack Out December 17th

REPUBLIC RECORDS and BRUSHFIRE RECORDS are proud to announce The Secret Life of Walter Mitty: Music From And Inspired By The Motion Picture...


Oct 31, 2013, 11:32 ET REPUBLIC RECORDS Captures 5 Of The Top 10 Titles On The Billboard Top 200

Over the past two months, REPUBLIC RECORDS has enjoyed a historic run at the top of the charts, culminating with five albums reaching the Top 10 of...


Oct 29, 2013, 03:16 ET PSY's "Gentleman" Most-Viewed Video Of 2013

Heating up his sizzling and scorching hot streak yet again, PSY's music video for "Gentleman" is currently YouTube's "Most-Viewed" music video of...


Oct 28, 2013, 12:14 ET REPUBLIC RECORDS Names Ben Adelson Vice President of A&R

REPUBLIC RECORDS proudly announces the promotion of Ben Adelson to Vice President of A&R. This announcement comes directly from Executive Vice...


Oct 23, 2013, 02:45 ET PEARL JAM'S "Lightning Bolt" Strikes #1 On Billboard Top 200

PEARL JAM's tenth full-length studio album, Lightning Bolt, has struck the #1 spot on the Billboard Top 200, selling over 165,000 copies in its first ...