The stance was familiar: legs rigidly astride, hands on hips and fingers splayed below the waist. Diminutive, with cropped hair and wearing a plain black dress, Raquel Bitton took center stage and…
The European music market boasted 82 albums that achieved platinum (1 million), double platinum or multi-platinum status in 1999, 70% of which were products from European talent.
Universal Music Group has expanded and realigned its e-commerce activities. Its Electronic Commerce and Advanced Technologies (eCAT) unit has been redesignated Universal eLabs. This will function as…
The Pullman Group and EMI have hammered out a deal under which the Pullman Group would purchase all of Ronald Isley's assets out of bankruptcy, including his portion of the Isley Brothers' classic…
William Wheatley, the program annotator for the touring Hoagy Carmichael Centennial Celebration, nailed the issue squarely. He writes about the opposing passions that drove Carmichael's music. What…
Bertelsmann music division BMG Entertainment will host a four-night concert series Jan. 23-26 at the Elks Lodge in Park City as part of this year's Sundance film fest.
Carlos Santana's band won best-album honors at Monday's American Music Awards for "Supernatural," a commercial comeback that returned the rock guitar maestro to the top of the charts.
Media giant Bertelsmann is considering plans to buy EMI or Sony Music, in line with its goal of becoming the world's biggest music company, German weekly Der Spiegel reports in today's issue.
Mariah Carey will receive an Award of Achievement during Monday's American Music Awards.
BMI has introduced a system that allows Web sites to complete copyright licensing agreements on demand with BMI 24 hours a day.
One of the great R&B music catalogs, including the classic "Shout," goes on the auction block next week in bankruptcy court.