"Step Up Revolution," the fourth entry in the venerable dance franchise, is a narrative failure but a triumph of sheer spectacle.
Mariah Carey will receive BMI's Icon Award at the performing rights org's Urban Music Awards, to be held on Sept. 7.
The CW will kick of its fall season with a two-hour special drawn from Clear Channel's iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas.
Concert promoter Goldenvoice, organizer of the annual Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, are expanding the Coachella brand into a Caribbean cruise, the New York Times confirmed on Tuesday.
Jon Lord, the keyboardist, organist and composer best known as a key founding member of heavy metal forefathers Deep Purple, died on Monday in London after suffering from pancreatic cancer. He was 71.
The boy-band concept is a model that can't be kept out of the pop music conversation forever, and after a decade-long fallow period, teenage Brits One Direction and the Wanted launched a full-on…
Brazilian music legend Caetano Veloso has been named the Latin Recording Academy's 2012 Person of the Year.
Spin Media, the parent company of music magazine Spin, has been acquired by digital media company Buzz Media, the company announced Tuesday.
Oliver Stone, whose "Savages" opens wide today, has demonstrated an omnivorous taste in composers over his career, having employed everyone from standard-bearers Ennio Morricone and John Williams to…
Pop princess Katy Perry is the closest thing to a human cartoon the music business has produced since Kiss.
Music streaming service MOG has been acquired by Beats Electronics, the headphone and speaker company founded by rap legend Dr. Dre and Interscope-Geffen-A&M chairman Jimmy Iovine.