Hollywood Reporter Offers List Of Top 20 Music Industry Innovators
February 17, 2012 at 4:16 AM (PT)
THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER has selected its list of "The 20 Industry Innovators" in the music industry, and the list includes some of the business' heavyweights.
On the list are LADY GAGA, KANYE WEST, JAY-Z, WILL.I.AM, TRENT REZNOR, producer DR. LUKE, GLASSNOTE ENTERTAINMENT GROUP founder DANIEL GLASS, INTERSCOPE-GEFFEN-A&M Chairman JIMMY IOVINE, the team behind the ODD FUTURE rap collective, SPOTIFY CEO DANIEL EK, PANDORA CEO TIM WESTERGREN, SIRIUS XM RADIO SVP/GM of Music Programming STEVE BLATTER, RED LIGHT MANAGEMENT/ATO RECORDS/TBD RECORDS co-founder CORAN CAPSHAW, XL RECORDINGS co-founder RICHARD RUSSELL, BIG CHAMPAGNE CEO and LIVE NATION GM ERIC GARLAND, ROSTRUM RECORDS Pres. BENJY GRINBERG, TUNECORE's JEFF PRICE, CASH MONEY RECORDS co-CEO BRYAN "BIRDMAN" WILLIAMS, agents JOEL ZIMMERMAN and CARA LEWIS, CHOP SHOP MUSIC GROUP owner ALEXANDRA PATSAVAS, and "tastemakers" BOB BOILEN of NPR, RYAN SCHREIBER of PITCHFORK MEDIA, and ELLIOTT WILSON of RAPRADAR.COM.
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