Many things have gone unchanged in a secular Solomon Burke show over the past 2½ decades -- the medleys, the sanctifying, the tributes to old soul singers, the purity of his delivery. As he mounts a…
British music major EMI has named Albert Manzinger managing director of EMI Recorded Music Austria.
Newly installed VH1 toppers Brian Graden and Christina Norman are moving quickly to put their stamp on the struggling music cabler, greenlighting an aggressive fall slate of series and specs aimed at…
The Dave Matthews Band arrived once again in a familiar place -- the top of the album sales list -- as the RCA act's disc "Busted Stuff" sold nearly 622,000 in the week ended Sunday, according to…
Colombia's Carlos Vives, the tropical singer who spent the '80s in TV and the '90s making albums, leads the way in the third annual Latin Grammys with six nominations for his EMI album "Dejame…
MTV Brasil is taking a page from reality skein "The Osbournes," about vet rocker Ozzy Osbourne, for its video music awards.
The record labels found themselves playing defense once again in California's State Senate on Tuesday, refuting complaints that the industry's business and accounting practices are unfairly stacked…
With five nominations, singer Ashanti leads the pack for the eighth annual Soul Train Lady of Soul Awards. The late Aaliyah received four and Alicia Keys three for the honors that will be presented…
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Warner Music Group has expanded its relationship with Mike Curb, chairman and founder of country music powerhouse Curb Records.
British diskery the EMI Group has tapped veteran PR exec Jeanne Meyer to head up its corporate communications department in North America as senior vice president.