Nicki Minaj’s bootylicious “Anaconda” checks in at No. 5
and then dance on a helicopter landing pad
The jawdropping release smashes Miley Cyrus’ “Wrecking Ball” with 19.6 million views during video’s debut day
Founded by YouTube stars, Maker Studios now reaches hundreds of millions of viewers a month
New pact also could provide additional royalties for songwriters and music publishers in emerging platforms like ringtones
Fred Santarpia will develop strategies for online video distribution at Conde Nast
Rio Caraeff, CEO of music video hub Vevo, announced at the Dive Into Media Conference that “Hulu for music videos” is now profitable
Label also in talks to join Vevo, the ‘Hulu for Music’ initiative.