VH1 Classic, the digital-network clone of VH1 that focuses on musicvideos from the 1960s, '70s and '80s, has landed carriage deals with three big cable operators that will put the service before 8…
Perry Como, the crooning baritone barber famous for his relaxed vocals, cardigan sweaters and television Christmas specials, died Saturday at his home. Some sources listed Como's age as 88; others…
Online music software creator Liquid Audio reported lower net revenues for the first quarter of $1.7 million, compared with $3 million during the period, ended March 31, last year.
CMT: Country Music TV has committed to its most ambitious program yet, "CMT Most Wanted Live," a daily hourlong show at 6 p.m. featuring Q&As with top country artists, TV premieres of new videos, and…
Ex-BMG Entertainment chief exec Strauss Zelnick has apparently found an unlikely new home at Japanese entertainment concern Nippon Columbia.
Southern darlings ruled the Academy of Country Music Awards on Wednesday night with Lee Ann Womack and the Dixie Chicks claiming three honors each at the Universal Amphitheatre.
By all rights, Blues Traveler should have a chip on its collective shoulder. First, the New York-bred band saw the Dave Matthews Band leapfrog its way to the chart-tops by borrowing Blues Traveler's…
The number of pirate CD-Rs seized in 2000 rose by 79% to nearly 1.7 million, according to year-end figures released Wednesday by the Recording Industry Assn. of America.
R&B superstar group Destiny's Child did more than just survive in the album rankings this week -- it rode an unprecedented wave of buzz and anticipation straight to No. 1, knocking fellow diva Janet…
After twice pinning its aspirations for growth on ill-fated merger pacts, EMI Music again faces the future as a solo player.