After Olivia de Havilland made 26 films for Warner Bros., she decided enough was enough. Courtney Love made two albums for Geffen Records before she decided to walk away.
"Over the Rainbow" topped an eclectic list of 365 records and cast albums from the past century that America's schoolkids will learn about through a program unveiled Wednesday by the Recording…
The Roger Ames era at the Warner Music Group is taking shape amid the specter of an AOL-ordered reduction in staff. The two worlds began colliding last week as Warner Bros. Records chairman Russ…
Nelly Furtado nabbed four kudos, while the Barenaked Ladies looked buffed with three statuettes at Sunday's Juno Awards, Canada's equivalent of the Grammys.
U.K. jungle-music ace Roni Size may well be the one artist who can rescue the ailing genre from its unfortunate late-'90s run-in with widespread visibility and commercial success, as well as from the…
Kenny G has reupped his recording deal and signed a new North American music publishing pact with BMG Entertainment in a pair of exclusive, multiyear contracts.
Maverick Records, Madonna's 50-50 joint venture label with Warner Music, has inked a marketing/licensing deal with online music portal and former industry pariah MP3.com.
Napster already is close to fulfilling its recent promise to block 1 million copyright-infringing song files from its database, but the effort isn't likely to significantly limit users' access to the…
There's no denying Tenacious D is funny: Jack Black and Kyle Gass have perfect pitch when it comes to their parodies of heavy metal and classic rock cliches, seen over the last five years in a trio…
MCA Records topper Jay Boberg and exec VP Paul Satenstein have promoted veteran accounting exec Albert Lomeli to chief financial officer at the Universal Music Group imprint.