British music giant EMI has licensed its video library to U.K. new-media outfit Newsplayer Group. Move means EMI's current and archive video product will be available online on VideoTV, Newsplayer's…
Kurt Elling, the rare singer-songwriter in this genre whose long hair and soul patch make him look more appropriate for the blues, hails from the mannered side that emphasizes the cool and beautiful…
The music industry finally received the holiday gift it had been hoping for this week, as the album charts got a formidable one-two punch from alt-rock superstars Creed and the perennially popular…
"The Ellen Show" may have gotten off to a shaky start with CBS, but the laffer and its star Ellen DeGeneres managed to score some major points with the people. Degeneres was one of the top…
Could "Beach Blanket Britney" be next? Britney Spears, a former Mousketeer, is at the center of an aggressive drive into the movie biz by a handful of young pop stars molded by the music industry and…
A few hundred downtown-based thesps will be singing the Petula Clark hit "Downtown" in Washington Square Park Friday afternoon.
Warner Music Group has seen the light -- not to mention the potential profit -- in the burgeoning Christian music scene.
If MGM was still churning out those classy Technicolor musicals, Sally Mayes would be something of a superstar. The bright-eyed blonde is making her debut at the elegant Arci's Place, in a program…
Country crooner Garth Brooks dislodged teen queen Britney Spears from the No. 1 spot on the album charts last week, as the record biz started bringing out its big guns for the holiday shopping season.
Moonlighting on her nights off from "42nd Street," Broadway diva and Tony winner Christine Ebersole is performing on a string of Monday evenings at Arci's Place, the classy and cozy little Park…
U.S.-German film and music producer In-Motion is expanding into music television, acquiring a roughly 6% stake in German music television group Viva Media.