The long-rumored restructuring on the way at Sony Music is expected to take a hefty bite out of the record giant's sales staff, with some form of combination of sales forces at flagship Sony labels…
Mardi Gras may have had something to do with the ferocious funk and old-time New Orleans favorites that filled the Neville Brothers' set Tuesday, but there's a whole crew of fans hoping that wasn't…
BMG unit Jive Records will bring veteran hip-hop producer Chris Lighty into the fold as a senior VP and co-opt his label, Violator Records, under the Jive umbrella.
Stage actor and teacher Uta Hagen and Motown great Smokey Robinson are among the nine recipients of the 2002 National Medal of Arts to be handed out today at the White House.
Multiplatinum singer Norah Jones struck Grammy gold on the album charts this week, shooting back to No. 1 on a sales gain of more than 330% just days after claiming a hefty five golden gramophones at…
Maverick Records -- the joint venture label between Madonna and Warner Bros. -- has inked a deal to distribute its tracks through the label-backed digital music service MusicNet.
Italian composer Ennio Morricone will write the soundtrack for Dutch film "Sportsman of the Century," which begins shooting in August.
Going to a Roots show used to mean a night of music eliciting equal amounts of jaw dropping and eyelid drooping. They were a band that did many things well and insisted on doing them all of them…
The Eagles will spread their wings at least one more time this summer for their "Farewell I" concert tour, as Monday turned into a rather popular day to announce summer concert gigs.
Compact-disc shipments in the U.S. fell by almost 9% in 2002 to just over 800 million units, according to new data released by the Recording Industry Assn. of America.
MTV has set a June start date for what could be the final season of "The Osbournes" and ordered new series projects with Snoop Dogg and Ashton Kutcher.