New York—Nielsen Business Media's Billboard
announced Monday a strategic alliance with Fuse, a national music television network. The two brands will initially collaborate on music news segments called “The Daily Noise,” which will appear on-air and online. Hosted by Billboard editorial director Bill Werde, “The Daily Noise” will begin Monday and will air on Fuse and will be available online at Billboard.com and fuse.tv. “This show perfectly aligns with Billboard's editorial strategy to take consumers behind the velvet rope to connect with their favorite artists in a meaningful way," Billboard publisher Howard Appelbaum said in a statement.