Tag: Variety

Drake Signs a Huge New Deal with Universal

Drake Signs a Huge New Deal with Universal

After much speculation, Variety announces that Drake signed a huge new deal with Universal Music Group. In a Sir Lucian Grainge’s Universal Music Group Q1 earnings call Tuesday, the chairman/CEO of the world’s biggest music company confirmed that Drake has entered an “expansive, multi-faceted deal with the company that encompasses recordings, publishing, merchandise, and visual media projects,” Variety reports.

Pop Star Shamed for Promoting Soft Drink

Pop Star Shamed for Promoting Soft Drink

Everyone from Michael J. Fox to Michael Jackson to Britney Spears has been the face of a popular soda campaign but it seems that a few consumer advocacy groups have had enough. The groups ran a full-page ad in Variety this week shaming “Roar” singer Katy Perry for marketing Pepsi to her young fans. Pepsi […]

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