Vevo CEO Steps Down

Music video streaming service Vevo today announced that Rio Caraeff is stepping down from his role as the CEO — formally confirming news that was reported twice this past weekend, first based on a leak, then based on a leaked memo from Caraeff to staff.
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106 & Park Goes Digital

America’s No. 1 music variety show on cable television, 106 & PARK, will host its final daily on-air show on December 19, 2014, concluding its impressive 14-year run. The 106 & PARK brand remains strong and will continue to produce various specials throughout the year, including its annual New Year’s Eve show, 106 & PARTY, along with live event experiences at the BET Awards and BET Experience. In 2015, 106 & PARK looks forward to continuing its reign as the hottest hangout on one of the coolest digital platforms, BET.com.

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Women Seizures Caused by Ne-Yo Music

A mum has undergone surgery to remove part of her brain in a bid to stop her crippling seizures which are triggered by the sound – of dance artist Ne-Yo’s VOICE. Fed-up Zoe Fennessy, 26, has an epileptic seizure within seconds of hearing the chart-topper’s voice, making her freeze, vomit and unable to react to the world around her. The health care assistant has to wear earphones whenever she goes shopping just in case the ‘Let’s Go’ singer’s tunes are played in stores. She has been clinically diagnosed with ‘musicogenic seizures’ which are triggered by the tone of Ne-Yo’s vocals.