Mexican thesp Diego Luna will return to host "The MTV Video Music Awards Latin America 2003," the Spanish-lingo net confirmed.
There's a new voice in town: Britain's 24-year-old Jamie Cullum, a singer and pianist who looks like a young James Cagney, but possesses the unleashed energy of Mick Jagger. In his Stateside debut at…
A variety of music performer orgs have reiterated a call for the FCC and Congress to probe such issues as vertical integration and consolidation of radio ownership and payola.
Record labels and Internet music-swapping sites clashed again this week as the two sides struggle to gain the upper hand in their battle over piracy.
OutKast's "Speakerboxx/The Love Below" bested four debuts that made it into the top 10 -- albums from Da Band, Sting, Dido and Martina McBride -- to remain at No. 1 for the second week despite a drop…
It's now known as "alt-country," but when Emmylou Harris began her career, Gram Parsons, her mentor and singing partner, called it "cosmic American music." It's a phrase that still describes Harris'…
Few performers are as soothingly engaging as James Taylor, and he has again carefully prepared and presented his body of work in an enticing, if not electrifying, fashion. He keeps it simple, easing…
Kristen Madsen has been promoted to senior VP and appointed to oversee the Grammy Foundation and the MusiCares Foundation as part of a shift in the structure of the Recording Academy.
Gene Rumsey, former exec VP for EMI Music Marketing, has been named general manager of Concord Records, one of the largest independent record labels in the U.S.
Both Michael Brecker and Roy Hargrove have new albums out on Verve that depart from the usual mainstream combo formats. Interestingly, neither is touring with their new vehicles this time around. The…
The comparisons to legendary jazz singers preceded Lizz Wright's arrival on record, and while her debut "Salt" is a stylistic amalgam like Norah Jones' debut, she hasn't been able to slide out of the…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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