The Dixie Chicks' new "Home" is at the top of the album charts, eclipsing even the most bullish sales predictions for their first album since settling their high-profile legal dustup with label Sony…
Digital-music subscription service Pressplay will offer subscribers access to exclusive new online tracks to stream or download from forthcoming albums well in advance of their release on CD, the…
MTV Networks Latin America has announced the nominees for the inaugural MTV Video Music Awards Latin America.
Bertelsmann exec Thomas Hesse is leaving the German media giant's Gutersloh headquarters to join Gotham-based music division BMG in the newly created position of chief strategic officer.
Saturday's performance of the three-day "New York, New York" program marked the 250th time that John Mauceri has performed with the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra. Perhaps never before has timing dictated…
Beck's music has always been characterized by unexpected juxtapositions, and two very different Becks were on display during his performance at the Wadsworth Theater.
If Ozzy Osbourne made one thing clear at his portion of this year's just-wrapped OzzFest tour, it was that he is more than ready to put his live performance days behind him. Playing in this all-day…
Lionel Hampton, an American jazz icon who pioneered the vibraphone as a jazz instrument and whose musical career spanned six decades beginning in the late 1920s, died Saturday morning of heart…
Keith Estabrook has been tapped senior vice president of communications for Sony Music Entertainment.
EMI has set up an umbrella distribution company for indie record labels in the British market, Labels UK.
Sony Music Europe has named Jose Maria Camara president of Sony Music Entertainment, Spain.