Having just celebrated his 89th birthday on Aug. 3, Tony Bennett remains as potent a star as he's ever been, with his recent Lady Gaga collaboration securing him a No. 1 record, his 18th Grammy, and…
Nine Inch will release a new studio album, their first since 2008, sometime later this year. The recently reunited group made the announcement on Tuesday. “I’ve been less than honest about what I’ve…
In the wake of former Columbia Records co-chairman-COO Steve Barnett's exit, former Universal Republic Records exec Joel Klaiman has joined Columbia as executive vp-GM.
Don Was has been promoted to president at EMI Music's Blue Note Records. The Grammy-winning producer joined the venerable jazz and pop label as chief creative officer in August (Daily Variety, Aug…
CBS Records, the boutique label arm of CBS Entertainment, is being shuttered at the end of the year.
In the ongoing game of musical chairs at Universal Music Group and Sony Music Entertainment, former Island Def Jam exec VP of A&R Stephen Ferrera is joining Sony's Columbia Records is a similar role.
Diskery veteran Ashley Newton has been named president of Sony Music Entertainment's Columbia Records Group.
Superstar R&B chanteuse Mariah Carey has signed on at Virgin Records, leaving her longtime home of Columbia Records.
World Wrestling Federation Entertainment plans to bow its own record label, SmackDown! Records, and will name former BMG Entertainment exec Ron McCarrell as president. The new label will focus mainly…