Just two days after taking legal action against the first 261 of thousands of digital music pirates, the RIAA is on the receiving end of a suit over the amnesty program it is offering.
"Metamorphosis," the debut album from Hilary Duff, known to millions of kids as Lizzie McGuire, scooted up to No. 1 from No. 2, where she debuted last week, according to SoundScan figures for the…
MTV has announced the nominees for its upcoming second annual MTV Video Music Awards Latin America.
The improvisationally based Oregon, which has stood alone organically bringing together the soothing and the sublime with the esoteric and disjointed, has found a new muscularity in their music. It…
The top five music labels increased their share of the $32 billion global recorded music market to 75% in 2002, up from 71.4% the previous year, as global record sales continued to fall, sliding 7.2%.
A New York 12-year-old has become the Recording Industry Assn. of America's first cautionary tale. Lahara's mother, Sylvia Torres, settled with the RIAA on behalf of Brianna for a nominal $2,000 and…
One day after the recording industry targeted digital music pirates with a flood of lawsuits, Verizon Communications vigorously attacked the legal tactic on Capitol Hill.
Wanted: 18-year-old males with broadband connections and a taste for Nickelback, Linkin Park and Eminem. According to research to be released today by market researcher NPD Group, the RIAA's Most…
It's been 20 years since Weird Al Yankovic released his first record, and his show Friday at the Greek Theater proved some of his parodies have held up better than others ("Yoda" is still funny…
The Allman Brothers Band's fat catalog of music still plays extremely well live. It's a sweet, powerful and influential Southern sound that drew many duplicators but no equals. The 2½-hour set was…