Former Island Def Jam Music Group chairman Jim Caparro confirmed that he will take the reins at WEA -- Warner Music Group's massive distribution arm -- as chairman and chief exec.
Gotham-based TVT Records cut a licensing deal Monday with U.K. major Universal-Island Records, clearing the way for European releases of TVT acts and back catalog.
Universal Music Group has picked tech-sector veteran David Benjamin to fill a newly created executive post overseeing the music major's companywide efforts to enforce its copyrights on the streets…
Disney is paving the musical route less taken this summer: Releasing an animated film with a soundtrack of licensed songs, and following it with a live-action feature that boasts all originals on the…
The American Federation of Musicians on Thursday added an unlikely voice to growing calls for reforms in the way the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service enforces restrictions on the travel…
Negotiators for record labels and the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists will resume bargaining Tuesday after a three-week break.
Launching her first full-scale tour in more than a decade with this sold-out perf, Dolly Parton brought a good bit of that East Tennessee atmosphere with her. The audience breathed it in hungrily…
Record buyers flocked to "Nellyville" again this week, keeping St. Louis rap phenom Nelly atop the album charts for a second straight sesh.
Andy Schuon has ankled his post as president and chief executive officer of Pressplay to take a high-level position at Infinity Radio, under recently installed topper John Sykes, dealing a setback to…
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