Broadwater Hotel to become a $1.2B casino resort

Universal Music Group announced that Biloxi will be one of the first three locations that will launch its new UMUSIC Hotels. According to a Friday morning press release, the first hotels — in Biloxi, Atlanta, and Orlando — will embody each location’s unique spirit and draw inspiration from their local culture.  The resorts will be designed to be “creative hubs in communities around the world — promoting positive social change, education and innovation through the power of music,” the press release said. The UMUSIC Broadwater Hotel in Biloxi will seamlessly integrate a stunning performance venue and a luxury hotel with an immersive architecture style.