Newsflash: Pain Leads to Hit Songs

You might not think too hard about the science behind why a song is successful, but some actual scientists do.In a new study published by…
Mike Ayers / March 20, 2014

Rap Genius Pays Sony for Lyrics in Bid for Legitimacy

Earlier this week, popular song lyrics hub Rap Genius was named the number one offender on a list of 50 sites publishing artists' words without…
Chris Martins / November 14, 2013

Publisher’s Association Says Rap Genius Is ‘Blatantly Illegal’

The controversial, well-funded Rap Genius site is among 50 lyrics sites being hit with stern takedown notices from the National Music Publishers Association. The trade…
Chris Martins / November 12, 2013