Capturing the essence of a songwriter as complex as Beach Boys mastermind Brian Wilson is a daunting task, particularly within the constraints of a made-for-TV concert. The producers of TNT's "An…
Rafael Gil, chief exec of EMI Recorded Music's Latin American operations, has added to his already heavy plate responsibility for EMI Latin, the label group's U.S. Latin Music imprint.
Rap star Eve has inked an exclusive publishing contract with Universal Music Publishing Group. The worldwide multiyear deal includes administration of publishing rights on her current album…
Sony Music has named Ric Wake senior VP of A&R at Epic Records Group, and has simultaneously extended its agreement with the veteran producer/arranger to produce artists across the Sony oeuvre.
Now the concert world is asking: "O brother, where art thou?"
"Whole New You" is an apt title for Shawn Colvin's first album of original material since she walked away with two of the top Grammys in 1998 for "Sunny Came Home." Her perspective is that of a…
Sabrina Silverberg has been named to the newly created position of senior VP of music strategy and relations at MTV Networks, where she previously held the post of deputy general counsel, law and…
The indomitable Shaggy was perched atop the album charts again this week, but the Puff Daddy protege act 112 led a brigade of hip-hop/R&B debuts in the top 10.
Napster's efforts to block copyrighted files from its system have done very little to stop users from accessing protected music, the Recording Industry Assn. of America claimed in a filing made…
Crass commercialism was the reason the grand poobah of British folk music gave for his sold-out appearance Tuesday just a few months removed from a well-received gig at the Getty. The pitch now is a…
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