Mick Lloyd is the Senior Vice President of Licensing at Entertainment One, one of the largest independent music licensors in the world. MUBUTV's Ritch Esra sits down with Mick to discuss the current state of licensing as well advice to songwriters.
He has spent more than 34 years in the Music Industry. Having worked at Trade Magazines, Record Label A&R Depts., as well as teaching courses on the Music Business at UCLA Extension, Trebas Institute, SAE and Musicians Institute.
Top selling digital singles / downloads of 2008: 1) Artist: Little Wayne - Song: Lollipop (9.1 million units), 2) Artist: Thelma Aoyama - Song: Sobaniirune (8.2 million units), 3) Flo Rida feat. T-Pain - Song: Low (8.0 million units) 4) Leona Lewis - Bleeding Love (7.7 million units) 5) Timbaland - Apologize (6.2 million units) 6) Greeen - Kiseki (6.2 millin units) 7) Katy Perry - I Kissed a Girl (5.7 million units) 8) Alicia Keys - No One (5.6 million units) 9) Usher feat. Young Jeezy - Love In This Club (5.6 million units) 10) Chris Brown - With You (5.5 million units)