Santana, the Backstreet Boys, TLC and Ricky Martin will perform live at the 42nd annual Grammy Awards, set to take place Feb. 23 at Staples Center in Los Angeles.
The dance outfit the Chemical Brothers leads the pack for this year's Brit Awards, with nominations in four categories, including best album for "Surrender" and single for "Hey Boy Hey Girl."
The National Assn. of Recording Merchandisers has filed a lawsuit against Sony Music Entertainment and its parent, Sony Corp. of America, over the embedding in Sony CDs of hyperlinks to Sony Web…
In the first live comedy/R&B/hip-hop Web cast, Eddie Griffin showcased his comedic theatrics, musical talent and entrepreneurial spirit for a packed audience at the Comedy Store in a show dubbed "MLK…
Recording Industry Assn. of America prexy Hilary Rosen has joined musicians and their managers in a call for hearings on a provision slipped through Congress late last year that determines when the…
The deals may pale against the merger mania sweeping the music majors, but there has been brisk business at Midem this year.
Santana's "Supernatural" remains the bestselling album in the nation, moving more than 199,000 copies last week, according to sales data released Wednesday.
Mammoth Records founder-prexy Jay Faires has ankled the diskery, Buena Vista Music Group chair Bob Cavallo and prexy David Berman announced Tuesday. The move comes 2 1/2 years after the Walt Disney…
In an effort to amplify its soundtrack and music licensing activities, MGM has tapped Jersey Records president and co-founder Anita Camarata as executive veep of its music division.
In what was billed as the largest punk concert in L.A. history, South Bay survivors Pennywise -- along with a stellar four-band support lineup -- filled the downtown Sports Arena on Friday, and the…
On a Southern California weekend bursting with musical enterprise, Santa Barbara outdid its giant neighbors to the south with a groundbreaking, artistically triumphant celebration of the centennial…