British pop megastar Robbie Williams is close to signing a groundbreaking corporate and recording deal with EMI, valued at over $100 million.
A congressional measure that would have put off for six months the establishment of a royalty rate for music on the Web died a quick, quiet death Tuesday, after Webcasters and record labels moved to…
Capitol Hill lawmakers kept up pressure on the record biz Tuesday to label music with more detailed parental warnings, saying too many of America's kids are exposed to violent and sexually explicit…
On a night as magical as it sounded on the drawing board, the Rolling Stones dipped into their deep, deep catalog of forgotten tunes, old soul and blues, and even tipped their cap to "The Royal…
Aussie rock group AC/DC will be celebrated in the latest comedy from vet producers Al Clark and Andrena Finlay.
Unlike some seemingly random tour monikers, the Exile Follies is a perfectly appropriate name for a trek teaming three former alt-rock icons who've stepped off the commercial treadmill to pursue more…
Recording artist Nelly has signed with United Talent Agency.
Ending a bitter legal feud that many had hoped would change the course of the artists rights debate raging in the music biz, volatile rocker Courtney Love has split from her label Universal Music…
Grammy has a new boss. The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences has tapped veteran label exec Neil Portnow as president --a post that had been vacant since the former chief, Michael Greene…
The record business will cough up more than $140 million in cash and donated compact discs to settle a long-running antitrust lawsuit brought by the attorneys general from 42 states.