A lawsuit filed by several U.S. record labels against producers of Ellen DeGeneres' show alleges that the new "American Idol" co-host's p.m. talker infringed on copyrighted recordings by…
Pierre Cossette, the longtime producer of the Grammy Awards, died Friday of congestive heart failure near his home in St. Anicet, Quebec, Canada. He was 85.
The Beatles faithful were lined up about 25 deep in front of Amoeba Records' Hollywood store at 10 a.m. on Wednesday -- known in fan shorthand as "9-9-09," the release date for the Fab Four's…
Whitney Houston etches her comeback with a No. 1 debut on the national album chart.
In a move designed to raise the profile of one of rap music's venerable brands, Snoop Dogg has been named creative chairman of EMI's Priority Records.
After an online pre-order rush ate up most of the initial pressing of EMI Music's limited-edition collection "The Beatles in Mono," the label is extending the production run of the remastered 13-CD…
Warner Music Group exec VP Kevin Liles is ankling the company.
Universal Music Group will kick off a series of live Elvis Costello recordings on Sept. 29 with the release of the long-unavailable "Live at the El Mocambo."
New West Independent Music Publishing, the music publishing arm of L.A. roots music label New West Records, and Nashville-based Combustion Music have formed a joint venture.
Pop thrushes supplanted country twang to dominate the top of the U.S. album chart this week, as MySpace-spawned singer Colbie Caillat's sophomore album "Breakthrough" leapt into the No. 1 slot. Miley…
Demonstrating the lengths to which labels will go to secure attention for their artists, Warner Bros. Records has pacted with the California Lottery to sell scratch-off tickets promoting singer Seal…