"...in the end it's just all about your ears. No one can tell you whether you're a good producer or a bad producer, you just go with what you hear, and how you want things played. It's all subjective…
Antonio L.a. Reid
Pre-Grammy parties kicked off in a big way Friday night at the L.A. Convention Center with a guitar auction benefitting Grammy’s philanthropic arm, MusiCares. Bruce Springsteen, who was the honored…
Although only the streets surrounding Staples Center will be blocked off, the Grammy Grand Prix will be running all over Los Angeles this week, as several days of events will keep music bizzers…
A blockbuster melange of Motown, metal, hip-hop, world and gospel influences, bound by trailblazing production, "Bad" has stood in "Thriller's" shadow too long, and Spike Lee convincingly makes the…
Continuing to remake Sony Music Entertainment in his own image, chairman-CEO Doug Morris has appointed his longtime associate Mel Lewinter as executive vp, label strategy.
Film possesses surprising moments of candor on the toil of teenage superstardom.
Veteran exec Jonathan McHugh has been named senior vp of film, TV and soundtracks at Island Def Jam Music Group.
Laura Swanson has been named senior VP, publicity and artist relations, at Island Def Jam Music Group.
Arista Records has named Mark Shimmel senior VP of marketing and artist relations, reporting to label head Antonio "L.A." Reid.
Inking what appears to be the biggest recording deal in the history of the music biz, superstar diva Whitney Houston has reupped with Arista Records in a contract worth a whopping $100 million.
Arista Records has signed hitmaking producer-songwriter Kevin "She'kspere" Briggs to an exclusive, joint-venture label deal and production agreement. Under the pact, Briggs not only will head the…