Rock unit Paramore ascended to the top on the U.S. album chart, as its self-titled new release – its first set in four years – nipped Brad Paisley's latest in the No. 1 spot.
ASCAP's I Create Music Expo has been on a roll since its inception in 2006, rising in attendance by 5%-7% each year.
Despite another plunge in sales, Justin Timberlake's "The 20/20 Experience" held onto the top of the U.S. album chart for a third week last week.
Storied Cuban jazz pianist Bebo Valdes, who played a leading role in the island's musical golden age of the 1950s, died March 22 in Sweden after suffering from Alzheimer's. He was 94. Spending nine…
Media giant Bertelsmann's decision to buy equity firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts' 51% stake in their music joint venture BMG was one made at the right moment, according to BMG CEO Hartwig Masuch. The…
From the opening chords of "Get Off of My Cloud" to the ending chimes of "Satisfaction," Jagger & Co. opened the three-date U.S. leg of their mini-tour by giving the sold-out crowd a show they will…
By now, 46 years after the original series' September 1966 debut, one might imagine that every conceivable aspect of "Star Trek" lore and memorabilia has been mined and merchandised.
Producer-songwriter Salaam Remi has been appointed executive vp of A&R and production at Sony Music Entertainment.
Conservative author and political commentator Dinesh D'Souza attempts to distill and expand upon the theories, investigations and accusations in his bestselling tome "The Roots of Obama's Rage" with…
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…
Hot producer Alex Da Kid, who helmed major hits by Eminem and B.o.B. in 2010, is getting his own imprint via Interscope Records.