Ice Cube, who will produce and star in the film "All About the Benjamins," is eyeing video helmer Kevin Bray to direct the film, which is set up with Absolute Prods. and Cubevision.
Hollywood is taking a lesson in swing as it prepares to throw an inauguration bash for President-elect George W. Bush, headlining country stars Asleep at the Wheel and Lee Ann Womack.
Palm Pictures, Sputnik7.com and MP3.com have entered into a five-year marketing and promotional agreement.
Digital music storage service Musicbank has inked a three-year licensing deal with the Harry Fox Agency, a subsid of the National Music Publishers' Assn.
Warner Music has tapped its former communications chief Jim Noonan to the newly created position of senior vice president of strategic promotions, the major label group said Wednesday. Noonan will…
One of producer Ross Robinson's hot young projects, the Los Angeles-based neo-metal quintet Amen appears poised and ready to follow such previous Robinson acts as Korn, Limp Bizkit and At the…
Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) on Wednesday put major record labels on notice that he still wants a "celestial jukebox" and that he's none too happy with the stall in licensing music to online providers…
Ah, synergy. The new version of Napster released Thursday hypes the new single "I Did It" from Bertelsmann Music Group's Dave Matthews Band, whose new album "Everyday" won't be in stores until Feb…
Capitalizing on a near-total dearth of new releases in the album charts, the Beatles once again hung on to the top spot this week, despite ebbing sales numbers. But the surprise hit LP from…
The National Endowment for the Arts will announce today recipients of more than $20 million in grants, with the Sundance Institute awarded the largest grant in the broad creative category for a…
The National Music Publishers' Assn. on Tuesday tapped former Citibank exec Gary Churgin to be prexy-CEO of the Harry Fox Agency, the NMPA's powerful clearinghouse for the collection of mechanical…