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Entertainment Forbes’ Highest Paid Country Acts Of 2019

10:31  14 november  2019
10:31  14 november  2019 Source:   etcanada.com

Alibaba Group thwarts 300 million hack attempts per day, founder Jack Ma says

  Alibaba Group thwarts 300 million hack attempts per day, founder Jack Ma says Chinese technology giant Alibaba Group is the target of some 300 million attempted cyber attacks per day, according to the company's founder and former executive chairman, Jack Ma. Ma said he was "proud" that despite the tirade of subterfuge, Alipay — the group's payments arm which reports close to 1 billion users and processes $50 billion worth of transactions per day — has yet to lose "one cent" to hackers. "For Alibaba Group, we have over 300 million hacking attempts per day. Every day. But we deal (with) it. We don't have even one problem," Ma said at the Forbes Global CEO Conference in Singapore on Tuesday.

Overall, the top ten acts in country earned 1.5 million, up 2% from last year’s 4.5 million. Our list of the genre’s top earners measures estimated pretax Get Forbes ’ daily top headlines straight to your inbox for news on the world’s most important entrepreneurs and superstars, expert career advice

Forbes Insights with Teradata: Forbes Analytics+. Country music has gone mainstream—and the genre’s biggest acts are cashing in like pop stars, thanks mostly to lucrative tours and endorsement deals.

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Alicia Keys will return as the host of the 62nd annual Grammy Awards.

Keys hosted the awards show for the first time in 2019. She will become the third woman and the first female music star to host the show twice. Keys has won 15 Grammy awards and is second only to Paul Simon as the Grammys host with the most trophies.

The 2020 Grammys will be the last to be overseen by longtime producer Ken Ehrlich, with “Late Late Show With James Corden” executive producer Ben Winston set to take over the awards show for its 63rd round.

The 62nd edition of the show will air live on CBS on Jan. 26.

Keys was announced today as a performer at the 20th annual Latin Grammy Awards on Nov. 14, along with Miguel, Beto Cuevas, Residente, Calibre 50 and Prince Royce, among others. Presenters include Ángela Aguilar, Eduardo Cabra (Visitante), Sofia Carson and Emilio Estefan. A special moment with Thalia is also on the agenda.

You Go, Girl! Taylor Swift Celebrates Her 13-Year Career

  You Go, Girl! Taylor Swift Celebrates Her 13-Year Career You Go, Girl! Taylor Swift Celebrates Her 13-Year CareerSwift, 29, marked the career milestone by reflecting on her early days in the industry, before finding success and becoming one of the biggest acts in music today. She led her post with a throwback pic of her performing at a small gig in Nashville, followed by a photo of her headlining a packed arena tour.

Each year, Forbes releases its list of highest - paid actors and actresses compiled using their pretax earnings between June 1, 2018, and June 1, 2019 , prior to deducting fees for their managers, agents and lawyers. Here is a look at the top 20 stars (actors and actresses combined) of 2019 , along with

Each year, Forbes releases its list of highest - paid actors and actresses compiled using their pretax earnings between June 1, 2018, and June 1, 2019 , prior to deducting fees for their managers, agents and lawyers. Here is a look at the top 20 stars (actors and actresses combined) of 2019 , along with

During the 2019 Grammy Awards, Keys sang a medley of songs that she wished she’d written, beginning with Scott Joplin’s “Maple Leaf Rag.” She played on two grand pianos, one black, one white, sitting between them on a stool. “I wanna welcome you to Club Keys,” she said.

“I’ve been thinking so much about the people and the music that have inspired me, and I want to give a shout out to Hazel Scott because I always wanted to play two pianos. You know those songs that live inside of you and live inside of me, and you just love it so much, because it was done so well that you wish you wrote it. That’s how I feel about these songs. I wish I wrote ’em.”

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MacKinnon: 'I'll take less again' on next contract to help Avs win .
Nathan MacKinnon is arguably the league's most underpaid player, but he says he isn't looking to make up for that on his next contract. The Colorado Avalanche superstar is owed $6.3 million per season through the 2022-23 campaign after signing a seven-year, $44.1-million deal in 2016. His $6.3-million cap hit makes him the 82nd-highest-paid player in the NHL even though he's blossomed into a perennial Hart Trophy candidate. "We have guys that weThe Colorado Avalanche superstar is owed $6.3 million per season through the 2022-23 campaign after signing a seven-year, $44.1-million deal in 2016. His $6.

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