Like her new album "Cookie: The Anthropological Mixtape" (Maverick), Meshell Ndegeocello's performance is a study in contradictions. As turbulent and unpredictable as a storm system, the music has a…
The Pet Shop Boys make happy music for happy people, or so you would initially think listening to their disco-friendly pop anthems, loaded as they are with bouncy artificial beats, catchy hooks and…
MTV is expanding its awards show franchise with the launch of the MTV Video Music Awards Latin America.
Disney-owned music label Hollywood Records has upped marketing guru Daniel Savage to senior veepee of sales, marketing and synergy, reporting to senior VP and general manager Abbey Konowitch.
Music Netco Listen.com has inked its first major distribution deal, signing with Spanish-owned mega-portal Terra Lycos to give Listen's Rhapsody subscription music service a kickstart in exposure…
Rap impresario Suge Knight has embarked on an ambitious plan to expand the Death Row Records franchise. Released from prison last August after serving five years of a nine-year sentence on…
The rain was coming down in sheets on 57th Street, but the sun was shining inside Carnegie Hall on Thursday night, where a sublime cast was marking the midpoint in the Richard Rodgers centennial with…
Gold Circle Entertainment, the boutique record label started by Gateway Computer co-founder Norm Waitt Jr., confirmed Friday that it will close its doors and lay off its 25 staffers.
When DreamWorks Records co-chair Mo Ostin took the helm seven years ago after a prosperous tenure at Warner Bros., he was in the enviable position of having nothing to prove.
BMG Entertainment's plan to offer more specific warnings in its music marketing got an unusually warm reception Thursday from Sen. Joseph Lieberman (D-Conn.), who praised it as a "marked improvement"…