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Being a woman in the music industry

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17:00 PM | 10 April 2017
by Ellie Nolan
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Music Business student, Ellie Nolan, sees how the music industry is slowly embracing equality, but she says it's still tough at the top.

When thinking about the music industry, the mind concocts images of exciting trend-setting stars in recording studios, on stage, and in parties.

But for an industry of it’s scale, technological advances and passion for the creative, it's surprising then that it's an industry still behind the times when it comes to gender equality.

This year's Billboard Power 100 list says it all. Of the 100 greatest "visionary label bosses, tech gurus, artist managers and media moguls” listed, only 15 are women.

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