Inking what appears to be the biggest recording deal in the history of the music biz, superstar diva Whitney Houston has reupped with Arista Records in a contract worth a whopping $100 million.
The Recording Industry Assn. of America has expanded the role of L.A.-based exec Joel Flatow to include the title of general manager, West Coast affairs, as the org makes an effort to beef up ties to…
Capitol Hill pols supportive of getting tunes flowing on the Internet are expected to push legislation today ordering music companies to offer the same price when cutting various deals with Web…
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MTV Latin America has inked its first PPV deal in the region for two "Unplugged" specials. Satcaster Sky Mexico has bought the rights to MTV's specials with Chilean pop/rock band La Ley and with…
The fourth-annual EAT'M music conference and artist showcase is set to unspool May 29-31 in Las Vegas, confab founder Lisa Tenner said Wednesday.
Rumors of teen-pop's death have been greatly exaggerated, as genre standard-bearers 'N Sync showed convincingly by posting the second-best debut-week sales numbers in history.
Long live Napster. Or its idea, anyway. A pair of Capitol Hill lawmakers are getting ready to introduce legislation that would loosen copyright laws to help legitimate, Internet-based music services…
Webcasters went at it with the record labels Tuesday, hinting that the majors are exaggerating when they describe the recording biz as financially risky.
As might be expected from an artist known for studio perfectionism, Lucinda Williams has never really seemed comfortable on the stage. But that changed at the House of Blues on Monday. Williams…
When Warner Bros. Records exec David Altschul testifies today at the U.S. Copyright Office on royalty rates in the digital age, he'll take some tough questions from opposing attorneys --including…
The Federal Trade Commission said Tuesday it has settled with AOL Time Warner over charges that the company fixed the price of audio and video recordings of the Three Tenors. The agency is pursing an…