Andy Williams, the effortlessly smooth crooner best known for his rendition of "Moon River," died on Tuesday night in his Branson, Mo., home after suffering from bladder cancer. He was 84.
Venerable Motown artist Smokey Robinson has signed with Eric Podwall's Podwall Entertainment for management in all areas.
The pressures of television scoring -- limited budgets, frenetic time frames and perpetually uncertain future schedules -- can frequently lead composers into some odd recording situations.
European Internet radio service Radionomy, which enables users to program -- and potentially monetize -- their own stations, unveiled a redesign and U.S. launch on Tuesday.
Putting the nation's largest sports owner and the world's second-largest concert promoter up on the block, the Anschutz Company announced it will entertain bids for its Anschutz Entertainment Group…
Indie ticketing outfit Front Gate Tickets has been acquired in a joint venture by AEG (along with ticketing partner Outbox Enterprises) and C3 Presents.
Los Angeles indie label Dangerbird Records and Dangerbird Publishing announced an exec shakeup, with former head of promotions Jenni Sperandeo promoted to president, label co-founder Peter Walker…
Taking over a leadership role at a record company will never be a drama-free proposition, but the path of succession followed by new Disney Music Group topper Ken Bunt has thus far been so smooth, it…
For someone who has yet to release a proper album, 21-year-old Harlem rapper-singer Azealia Banks has stirred up quite an impressive amount of trouble over the past year.
It's difficult to find two artists who shaped the course of hip-hop-era R&B more than Mary J. Blige and D'Angelo, and it's just as tough to find two artists whose careers have diverged more widely…
The voyage of the Kon-Tiki was one of the greatest DIY experiments of the 20th century, proving that six young scientists, using primitive technology and sheer foolhardy belief, could traverse the…