Continuing the ongoing exec exchange between Sony and Universal Music Group labels, former Jive Records exec Peter Thea will join UMG as exec VP of Universal Republic and Island Def Jam.
Music streaming service MOG will be available in 2011 model BMW and Mini vehicles, the company announced Tuesday, making it the first to launch on-demand music integration into cars
Much like Kristen Wiig's protagonist in Paul Feig's blockbuster, the odds on "Bridesmaids" making it to the stage on the big night seem kinda iffy.
When it was first announced, Adam Sandler's gender-bending twin comedy "Jack and Jill" seemed something like an advanced act of Internet trolling, and the actual film certainly lives down to…
Rapper and actor Dwight Arrington Myers, better known as Heavy D, who served as the leader of popular 1990s hip-hop group Heavy D & the Boyz, died Tuesday in Los Angeles after being hospitalized with…
It's been a busy week in the digital music sphere, and as usual for the arena, recent developments have lead some to vastly different conclusions.
Taio Cruz won top honors at the 31st ASCAP Awards London on Wednesday night, taking the performing rights org's songwriter of the year and song of the year kudos.
U.S. music streaming service Rdio has announced the expansion of its service to Brazil, expected to go live by the end of the week.
Though its premise and title make no secret of "Coffin's" indebtedness to last year's "Buried," this barrel-bottom suspenser more closely resembles an unsuccessful "Law & Order" spec script, inflated…
Paul Leka, a songwriter and producer best known for penning the iconic chorus to 1969's "Na Na Hey Hey Kiss Him Goodbye," died on Oct. 12 in Sharon, Conn. He was 68.
Michael "Mickey" Goldsen, a lifelong music publisher who founded Criterion Music Corp. and served as its CEO for well over half a century, died Wednesday in Encino, Calif. He was 99.