Apple, which is acquiring headphone and streaming-music service provider Beats, is eliminating about 200 positions at the company, representing 29% of its 700-employee workforce, according to sources…
With longtime Interscope chieftain Jimmy Iovine set to join Apple as part of the computer giant's $3 billion acquisition of Beats Electronics, John Janick will take over the Interscope Geffen A&M…
Apple has sealed a $3 billion deal to acquire the Beats Music streaming service and Beats Electronics audio gear business founded by Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre. The deal marks the largest acquisition…
Officially kicking off its new, much-touted music-streaming service on Friday night, Beats Music endeavored to pack several years' worth of Rock the Bells tours into a single hour at its launch party…
With mobile devices in everyone's pocket, headphone sales are hot, especially with manufacturers like Beats by Dr. Dre reinventing their look with brighter colors and bolder designs encasing improved…
A new title by top country trio Lady Antebellum staved off a challenge by the soundtrack for "The Great Gatsby" to take No. 1 on the U.S. album chart.
Music exec Jimmy Iovine and rap titan Dr. Dre are donating $70 million to the University of Southern California to endow a new arts, technology and business academy. The gift will establish the USC…
Lil Wayne was rushed back to Cedars Sinai Medical Center Tuesday night after suffering another seizure. The 30 year-old rapper was released Wednesday morning.
Universal Music Group has bolstered the staff of its new Capitol Music Group with the appointment of A&R vet Ron Fair as chief creative officer-exec VP and Ashley Burns as g.m. at Virgin Records.
Beats Electronics, the parent of the Beats by Dr. Dre line of headphone and other hardware, will launch its own music streaming service this year.