Where Steven Spielberg and Tom Cruise tread, others are sure to follow.
Napster and U.K. rock music commercial station Virgin Radio are launching the country's first online music chart on national radio Aug. 29.
Just for Variety: Kevin Spacey will head out on a 12-city U.S. concertour, singing "An Evening Celebrating the Music of Bobby Darin."
Shyne, the rapper and former protege of Sean "P. Diddy" Combs who's still behind bars, broke out last week at No. 3 on the nation's sales charts, still topped by teen diva Ashlee Simpson.
Fourteen CD pirates at a U.K. market were arrested Tuesday with fake goods valued at £1 million ($1.82 million) during the domestic record industry's latest blitz on the country's estimated $102…
"El Premio de la Gente" announced nominees and honorees for the sixth annual Latin music fan awards, skedded for Oct. 21 at the Universal Amphitheater in Studio City.
Relativity Management has added a music division and teamed with producer management firm Worlds End to form a label devoted to the production of movie soundtracks.
A star-studded lineup that includes Robin Williams, Tony Kushner and Paul Simon will perform at the American Civil Liberties Union Freedom Concert at Lincoln Center's Avery Fisher Hall on Oct. 4.
BMI's revenues rose nearly 7% in the 2004 fiscal year, hitting a record $673 million and generating royalties of more than $573 million for its songwriters, composers and music publishers.
Showtime has slated a documentary about the long-awaited release of "Smile," the shelved but ultimately completed album from the Beach Boys' Brian Wilson, to premiere on the channel in October.
"Best of Both Worlds" is an apt title for the new Warner compilation of Van Halen hits but hardly a reflection of the current show offered by the reunited second edition of the band.