On two successive nights, BMI feted songwriters in the pop, TV and film realms, handing out more than 100 awards in ceremonies held at the Regent BevWilshire.
With his sophomore release, "Juslisen" (Island/Def Jam), sitting on top of the charts, Philadelphia's Musiq (he appears of have outgrown the Soulchild portion of his name) arrived at the House of…
Caesars Palace is raising the roof on Las Vegas show ticket prices along with its $95 million theater for Celine Dion.
Host Whoopi Goldberg recalled the tradition and legacy of the historic venue, "where jazz was made and loved, and where swingin' is revered." Goldberg contributed an abbreviated history of the Harlem…
Hip-hop impresario Sean "P. Diddy" Combs' latest invention laid claim to the top spot in the album charts Wednesday, leading a diverse array of strong new releases that unseated all but one of last…
Chile-born Claudia Acuna came to town to present material from her recently released second Verve album, "Rhythm of Life," and consistently sang to the back of the room. Her well-crafted vocal style…
In a cliffhanger, U.S. Librarian of Congress James Billington on Tuesday rejected a proposed royalty rate for streaming music on the Internet, saying he will come up with his own figure, prolonging a…
Red ink flowed at British music major EMI on Tuesday, even as company brass continued efforts to turn the ship around.
Rival biopics about the 1960s pop music producer Joe Meek -- the British Phil Spector -- are being prepped by directors Nick Moran and Marc Evans.
Music message boards in cyberspace are buzzing with word that the latest stabs at copy-protection technology for CDs from several major labels can be disabled with just a few well-placed scribbles…
Island Def Jam Music Group has promoted four top execs, led by Matt Signore, who becomes co-general manager and chief financial officer of the Universal Music division.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History