Velvet-voiced R&B crooner Barry White, whose lush baritone and throbbing musical compositions oozed sex appeal on songs like "Can't Get Enough of Your Love, Babe," died Friday. He was 58.
A collection of 17 new interpretations of songs by blues men J.B. Lenoir and Skip James is among the slate of soundtracks and compilations set for release in association with "Martin Scorsese…
Konrad von Loehneysen, managing director of the Ministry of Sound Germany, is stepping down from the board of parent company IN-Motion to focus on managing the music label.
R&B songstress Beyonce Knowles charted a new destiny on the album rankings with her solo debut this week, claiming the No. 1 spot and staving off a formidable challenge from teenage pop-phenom…
John Emerson, president of personal investment management for Capital Guardian Trust, has been named chairman and chief executive officer of the Music Center of Los Angeles County. Emerson had been…
A Paul Oakenfold remix of "Rubberneckin" will be the single from "Elvis 2nd to None," the followup to last year's "Elvis 30 No. 1 Hits," that RCA will release Oct. 7.
One diva short from its initial lineup -- Natacha Atlas was a no-show due to visa problems --the fourth edition of the Hollywood Bowl's Global Divas was instead a gentle breeze of music often…
Hollywood heavyweights met with Motion Picture Assn. of America prexy Jack Valenti in Beverly Hills Monday to discuss plans to select his successor. The meeting between Valenti and top-ranking studio…
This summer, Clear Channel Communications will give its ever-expanding radio and concert network another push with an ad-sponsored music magazine to be distributed at its radio events and concerts in…
Music major BMG has tapped digital-security firm SunnComm Technologies to provide anti-piracy protection for selected CD releases worldwide.