Here’s all the music industry news you need to know today.

Jetty Road have become the latest country stars to ink a licensing deal with independent record label, Social Family Records – via SFR

Spotify’s ‘Today’s Top Hits” Has 18.2M Followers – via Hypebot

Austin’s renowned Sixth Street music venue, The Parish is for sale on eBay.  Bids will start at $1 on eBay. – via DMN

Michael Alexander Promoted to Executive Vice President, International for Def Jam Recordings, Island Records and Republic Records – via UMG

AEG has prevailed in the latest round of its venue battle with Live Nation and Azoff MSG Entertainment after British regulators told company officials they would not be investigating AEG’s policy of block booking the Staples Center in Los Angeles and the O2 Arena in London. – via Billboard

Warner streaming revenues jump 48% in FY2017 as recorded music sales top $3bn – via MBW

Spotify’s Most Streamed Artists, Songs Of 2017 – via Hypebot

BMI and the U.S. Department of Justice presented oral arguments on Dec 1 on whether the performance rights organisation’s consent decree requires the PRO to do full-works licensing, as the government insists, or fractional licensing, as the PRO claims has been the industry practice since at least 1976. – via Billboard