Producer and record exec Jermaine Dupri has landed at Arista Records, inking a deal to move his So So Def Recordings imprint into the Arista fold.
A District Court judge on Monday gave Hollywood and the major labels a greenlight to pursue their lawsuit against Sharman Networks, the foreign-based distributor of wildly popular file-swapping…
Six nights of film music will fill the Kennedy Center in Washington as the National Symphony Orchestra and music director Leonard Slatkin present the series Soundtracks.
The U.K. government revealed Tuesday it is launching a review of censorship laws amid mounting concern about the rise in gun violence.
Hip-hop artist The Streets and garage star Ms Dynamite nabbed four nominations each at the U.K.'s biggest music competish, the Brit Awards, on Tuesday, beating established artists Robbie Williams and…
Sony Pictures Classics is in negotiations for North American distribution rights to the Bob Dylan starrer "Masked & Anonymous," the first title from Nigel Sinclair and Guy East's Spitfire Pictures.
Vet jazz singer Mark Murphy shapes his songs with dark sensitivity, spurred by enveloping warmth and deeply imaginative conviction. There is interpretive logic in his unique blend of phrasing and…
The record biz -- long Hollywood's staunch ally in the battle against digital piracy -- is expected to break ranks today and announce a compromise deal with Silicon Valley.
Eminem and R&B newcomer Ashanti took top honors while crossing musical genres at Monday night's 30th annual American Music Awards at the Shrine Auditorium.
Jurassic 5 is perhaps the first L.A.-based rap group to be near the front of an important movement in hip-hop since N.W.A.'s arrival at the fore of gangsta rap. Alternative-rap crew J-5 brings…
Hollywood must invest heavily in anti-piracy technologies over the next five years, before fast-improving networks and storage capabilities overwhelm any chance of preventing illegal movies from…