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.
Pop impresario Jonathan King has been jailed for seven years for sexually abusing teenage boys.
In the wake of his mid-1970s super hits, Boz Scaggs has long orchestrated his career in an admirably low-key manner -- the man never appears to be launching a comeback or making an attempt to hang on…
The scions of Napster found themselves in still more legal hot water after a group of music publishers repped by the National Music Publishers Assn. filed a copyright infringement lawsuit Monday…
Record label Hidden Beach Recordings has signed Hootie and the Blowfish vocalist Darius Rucker as a solo artist and will release the singer's debut early next year.
BMG Entertainment has inked a North American distribution pact with ArtistDirect Records, the new label headed by Interscope co-founder Ted Field. BMG will take a minority stake in ArtistDirect…
Michael Fleming: Dish
Only a week after consolidating its vidgame units, Vivendi Universal has folded its online music, games and entertainment divisions under a new division called Vivendi Universal Net USA.
On a night when a Mick Jagger performance was the hottest celeb-filled event in town, Adams' show was the hottest ticket -- the House of Blues was teeming with fervid fans and new recruits -- and he…